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FSU administers the PBT TOEFL at the end of every semester. The exam is free to FSU TOEFL class students; $20 to other FSU students; $30 to non-FSU students.

Next Exam, Friday, April 25, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. Call 508-626-1510 for information.

Register and pay at the Student Services Center, 5th floor of the McCarthy Center.

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Phone: (508) 626-1510
Fax: (508) 626-3605

To schedule an appointment
with an advisor, call
(508) 626-1510.

To Register for classes
Fax: 508.626.4598
In-person: Student Services Center
Room 515, McCarthy Center

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What International Students should know about the TOEFL

Universities around the world require international students to prove their proficiency in English by passing the TOEFL exam.  Here, at Framingham State University (FSU), we will help you reach your educational goals by helping you to improve your TOEFL score. Framingham State University has been offering a paper based test that includes reading, listening and grammar.Our TOEFL Preparation classes prepare students for every category tested by the TOEFL exam.

To register to take the iBT (internet based test), visit the Educational Testing Services website at  Students can find a testing site near them.

Cost for the exam is waived for students enrolled in the TOEFL Preparation classes in the English Language Department at FSU. Former or non-FSU students will be charged $30.00. Please register to take the exam at the Student Services Center located on the 5th floor of the McCarthy Center Building.

Intensive Day TOEFL Preparation Classes offered
M-W-F, 12:30-2:30pm
Speaking and Writing
During this class, students will learn skills to improve reading comprehension, and acquire various speaking and pronunciation techniques that will enable them to communicate effectively on different topics and situations. Lessons regarding advance grammatical structures will also be incorporated throughout the class. In addition, students will learn note-taking and test-taking strategies and have ample opportunity for practice and review.

T-Th, 12:30-2:30
Reading and Listening
In this class, students will learn how to use and be effective with various forms of writing and strategies.  Along with learning advance grammatical structures, students will also improve their listening skills through various techniques and activities.

T/Th evenings 7-9 pm
Saturdays 8:30 am- 12:30pm
Community Education TOEFL Preparation class offered:

This class includes the study and practice of speaking, listening, writing, grammar and reading comprehension. The class will cover various techinques and skills to help you improve in the above areas. There is ample opportunity for practice and review.  

To register for any of the above classes go to

TOEFL scores required for admission to FSU
Undergraduate Graduate
PBT 550 PBT 550
iBT 79 iBT 79-80

For more information about applying to FSU, see the website for your desired program:

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101


Phone: 508-620-1220