To be admitted to LCCC, students must have the following scores (or higher) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL):

  • 500 (paper-based)
  • 173 (computer-based)
  • IBT 61
The LCCC TOEFL code is 6983.

If a student hasn't taken the TOEFL, register as soon as possible to avoid a delay in application processing.

LCCC must have official scores from TOEFL to process a student's application. If students don't indicate on their TOEFL that they need official scores sent or need additional information, please contact TOEFL at:
TOEFL/TSE Services
Test of English as a Foreign Language
P.O. Box 6151
Princeton, NJ
08541-6151 USA


A score of 6.0 on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is also accepted in place of TOEFL.

 Transfer Students

LCCC cannot guarantee acceptance of international transfer students who do not provide TOEFL/IELTS scores. However, such applicants will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.