TOEFL Family of Assessments

The TOEFL® Family of Assessments

Trusted Information to Help You Make More Confident Decisions Based on Students' English Proficiency

Important decisions about your students can have a long-term impact on your institution. That's why using the TOEFL® tests is a smart idea. Whether for admissions or for placement, advancement and exiting, the TOEFL Family of Assessments provides information you need to help you make confident decisions.

The TOEFL Family of Assessments includes:

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Quick Reference Guide to the TOEFL Family of Assessments

  The TOEFL iBT Test The TOEFL ITP Assessment Series The TOEFL Junior Standard Test
Student Age Group High school and university-aged students (16+) High school and university-aged students in intensive English language programs (16+) Middle school-aged students (11+)
Skills Measured

100% academic content

  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Writing

Scores range from 0–120

100% academic content

  • Listening Comprehension
  • Structure and Written Expression
  • Reading Comprehension

Available in two proficiency levels

Scores range from:
Level 1: 310–677
Level 2: 200–500

100% academic content

  • Listening Comprehension
  • Language Form and Meaning
  • Reading Comprehension

Scores range from 600–900

Testing Administration Test Centers:
Test is delivered at secure, ETS-approved test centers via the Internet
Institutional Testing:
Schools request test administration dates at their institution for their own students

Institutional Testing:
Schools request test administration dates at their institution for their own students

Public Testing:
Test dates offered to the public

Test Delivery/ Testing Method Delivered via the Internet with high level of security for both test content and testing conditions Paper-based Paper-based
Scoring
  • Secure, centralized scoring by ETS (both human and automated)
  • Scores valid for two years
  • Includes section scores and total score
  • Scored by ETS or a local ETS Preferred Network
  • Scores valid for two years
  • Includes section scores and total scores
  • Scored by a local ETS Preferred Network
  • Includes section scores and total scores

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