What TOEFL score, out of 120, do I need?

Each school or organization has its own requirements and standards regarding test scores. The safest way to know is by researching this specific information, or by asking directly. However, in general:

  • Most decent universities require at least an 80 overall score.
  • Most elite or prestigious universities require at least a 100 overall score.
  • Some schools have special requirements. For example, law schools often require a very high score. Other schools may require a certain score on each section.
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