Graduate International Student Admissions
GRE or GMAT Scores
Most graduate programs require official scores of either the Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). Refer to the admission requirements of the program to which you are applying to determine if official GRE or GMAT scores are required for admission.
Graduate Record Examinations (GRE)
The desired minimum GRE score range for most programs is 290-300. The College of Business and Technology uses the following formula when considering applicants: grade point average x 100 + combined GRE score (old format) = 1000 or greater.
The GRE is administered by the Educational Testing Service. The ETS institutional code for UT Tyler is 6850. Testing dates and additional information can be found at www.ets.org/gre/ . The GRE office of ETS can be contacted at GRE-ETS, PO Box 6000, Princeton, NJ 08541-6000, by phone at 1-609-771-7670, by fax at 1-610-290-8975, or by email at www.ets.org/gre/contact/contact_form.
Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
There is no minimum GMAT score required; however, the College of Business and Technology uses the following formula when considering applicants: grade point average x 200 + GMAT = 1000 or greater.
The GMAT is administered by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). There is no institutional code for UT Tyler required for the GMAT. Testing dates and additional information can be found at www.mba.com. The GMAC can be contacted at Graduate Management Admissions Council, 11921 Freedom Drive, Suite 300, Reston, VA 20190, by phone at 1-703-668-9600, by fax at 1-703-668-9601, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
English Language Proficiency
A minimum score of 79 on the iBT TOEFL; or, minimum IELTS scores of 6.5 overall band score and 6.0 in each subsection; PTE of 53 or, proof of bachelor's or master's degree from a regionally accredited institution in the US.
NOTE: Psychology applicants must have a minimum TOEFL of 87 or IELTS of 7.0 with 6.5 or greater in each subsection.
The Educational Testing Service (ETS) code for TOEFL for The University of Texas at Tyler is 6850.
Please note that some programs may require a higher score. Visit our Graduate Programs page and click on each degree to find contact information, admission requirements, application instructions, and more.