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Applying as an International Student

Step 2: Email efcglobal@dcccd.edu

  • after you complete the Apply Texas Application
  • contact us to complete your admission - efcglobal@dcccd.edu

Step 3: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

A TOEFL score is required for official admission as an International Student.Original TOEFL results must be submitted. A photocopy will not be accepted. Eastfield Collegeinstitution code is 6201. The departmental code is 00.

TOEFL Requirements College Level
(minimum score)
Intensive English Program
Computer Based197 or higherRecommended to have at least 117 or higher
Paper Based530 or higherRecommended to have at least 430 or higher
Internet Based71 or higherRecommended to have at least 39 or higher

Link to TOEFL Page: www.ets.org/toefl

If you meet one of the following criteria, you will be exempt from the TOEFL requirement for admissions to college level courses:

  • You are a graduate of an accredited U.S. college or university; or

  • You are a native speaker of English from a country in which English is the primary language of the majority as documented by the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Languages. (Anguilla, Australia, The Bahamas, Antigua & Barbuda, Belize, Bermuda, Canada, Grenadines & Saint Vincent, Great Britain including Scotland, Grenada, Guyana, The Irish Republic, Jamaica, Montserrat, Nevis & Saint Kitts, New Zealand, Trinidad & Tobago); or

  • You have an official transcript from an accredited college or university in the United States showing a grade of C or better for English 1301 or the equivalent; or

  • You can present documented completion of the final level of an intensive English program that is approved by the DCCCD through an established agreement; or

  • You have met TSI requirement in reading and writing through THEA, Accuplacer, ACT, SAT or other approved test.