TOEFL iBT® Test
The premier test of academic English communication
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Your institution can use official TOEFL iBT scores as more than just an admissions requirement; you can also use them to help determine if:
However, you shouldn’t base those decisions on TOEFL iBT scores alone; you should consider all relevant information about a student for admissions
Vol. 3: Reliability and Comparability of TOEFL iBT Scores (PDF)
An introduction for nonexperts to the key assessment concept of reliability, describing areas of practice that ETS uses to ensure that TOEFL iBT scores are reliable and comparable across forms.
Vol. 4: Validity Evidence Supporting the Interpretation and Use of TOEFL iBT Scores (PDF)
An introduction to the central notion of score validity and a presentation of the validity argument for the TOEFL iBT test, including summaries of research investigating key test claims.
Vol. 5: Information for Score Users, Teachers and Learners (PDF)
Information for TOEFL iBT stakeholders, including score use guidelines, options for receiving TOEFL iBT scores, services and materials to assist score users.
These summaries contain data on the performance of examinees who took the TOEFL iBT test during each calendar year.