All test scores must come directly from the testing agency. NMU does not accept copies such as scans or faxes. Please check which exams are required before applying to your program of choice.

English Proficiency Scores:

TOEFL Score - 213 computer-based, 550 paper-based or 79 iBT.

IELTS - score of 6.5 or better.

MELAB - score of 79 or better.

See our English Proficiency Policy for other English Proficiency options.  

If your English language skills are not satisfactory enough to apply for general admissions, please apply for our English as a Second Language Program. We help high school, undergraduate and graduate students improve their English.

Programs Requiring GRE or GMAT Scores:

 Business Administration
 Psychology, Experimental
 Public Administration
 Criminal Justice Administration
 Human Resource Administration
 State and Local Government
  Public Management

Other tests may be required for some programs. Please check the graduate application requirements or the department with which you are applying.