TOEFL / IELTS / PTE Score Comparison
Four-Year Colleges Internet-Based TOEFL
Paper-Based TOEFL
IELTS Academic Level Pearson Academic
Baruch College 80 550 6.5 53
Brooklyn College 61 500 6 44
The City College of New York 61 500 6 44
College of Staten Island 45 450 5 39
Hunter College 61 500 6 53
John Jay College of Criminal Justice 61 500 6 53
Lehman College 61 500 6 53
Medgar Evers College 52 470 5.5 41
New York City College of Technology 61 500 6 44
Queens College 61 500 6 44
York College 61 500 6 44
School of Professional Studies 80 550 6.5 53
Community Colleges
Borough of Manhattan Community College 45 450 5 39
Bronx Community College 61 500 6 44
Hostos Community College*
Kingsborough Community College 53 475 5.5 41
LaGuardia Community College 45 450 5 39
Queensborough Community College 53 475 5.5 41
 *If an applicant’s only choice is Hostos Community College, TOEFL is not required.