UTRGV GRADUATE ADMISSION ACCOMMODATIONS FOR COVID-19

GRE and GMAT TEST SCORE REQUIREMENTS

Due to the impacts of the coronavirus pandemic on testing centers across the world, we will temporarily suspend GRE and GMAT test score requirements for most graduate programs. Students submitting a graduate application to any master’s or doctoral program for any of the following semesters or modules will not be required to submit GRE or GMAT test scores. Please note the Ph.D. in Business Administration continues to require the GMAT or GRE exam.

On-Campus Programs:

  • Summer I 2020
  • Summer II 2020
  • Fall 2020
  • Spring 2021
  • Summer I 2021
  • Summer II 2021

Accelerated Online Programs:

  • Summer 2020 Module I
  • Summer 2020 Module II
  • Fall 2020 Module I
  • Fall 2020 Module II
  • Spring 2021 Module I
  • Spring 2021 Module II
  • Summer 2021 Module I
  • Summer 2021 Module II

ENGLISH PROFICIENCY ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Due to the impact of testing center closures on applicants, The Graduate College added the Duolingo English Test as an alternative to TOEFL and IELTS as proof of English proficiency. The Duolingo exam is a permanent addition to the other proficiency options of TOEFL, IELTS.

A minimum score of 105, on the Duolingo English Test, is required for admission. Applicants with a score of 105 or above may also be required to participate in a Zoom or Skype interview before receiving a final decision.

Duolingo English Test Information:

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