Resources - take the TOEFL iBT - 0 - An Overview

Malc Prentice

TOEFL Score comparison

30 points per section, total maximum score 120

TOEFLiBT TOEFL CBT TOEFL PBT TOEIC
120 300 677 990
110 270 637
100 250 600 800ish
90 233 577
80 213 550
70 193 523 630ish
60 170 497
50 143 463
40 120 433 400ish
30 93 397
20 63 347 250ish
17 57 333

Overview

Reading 60-80 mins 3 academic texts take the TOEFL iBT - 1 - Reading
Listening 60-90 mins 4 lectures, 2 conversations take the TOEFL iBT - 2 - Listening
10m break
Independent Speaking 1min X 2 Free choice + Paired Choice take the TOEFL iBT - 3 - Independent speaking
Integrated Speaking 90s X 4 Read-Listen-Speak & Listen-Speak (Campus/Lecture) take the TOEFL iBT - 4 - Integrated speaking
Integrated Writing 20 mins Read-Listen-Write take the TOEFL iBT - 5 - Integrated writing
Independent Writing 30 mins Write take the TOEFL iBT - 6 - Independent writing

General tips

What score do I need?

Study abroad English program 0+
Soka University Exchange program 79
Average US undergraduate degree 74 (60-100 depending on University)
Average US graduate degree 83 (But expect 100+ for a good university)
UK degrees TOEFL iBT not accepted. Take IELTS (link)


Practice Materials

ETS materials

Set of sample questions: (link)

"Quick Prep" materials: (link)

Interactive version (Windows): (link)

Test Prep Planner: (link)

Independent essay questions: (link)

Example writing answers: (link)

Full ETS practice tests ($45): (link)

Other materials

More practice materials: (link)

ETS Quick prep materials: (link)

How speaking is graded: (link)

38 essay questions with example answers: (link)

Independent Speaking topics: (link)

Practice on Campus