How Do I Enter the University?

You may complete the requirements for English Language Proficiency through one of the following ways:

Successfully completing the IELI Language Proficiency Exams and take the TSI (Texas Success Initiative) and/or the ISAT

Visit the Registrar Success Page


Obtaining one of the following TOEFL or IELTS scores:

  • 79 on the internet-based test with minimum scores of 20 on reading, 21 on listening, 19 on speaking, and 20 on writing on the TOEFL
  • 6.0 or higher on the IELTS


Once you have completed the requirements to leave IELI, you must

  1. Apply to MSU Texas
  2. Contact all high schools, colleges, institutes, and universities that you attended; request that they send your transcripts to a NACES certified evaluating service: WES ICAP
  3. Wait for MSU Texas Admissions to email you for further information.