This intensive course prepares students for the iBT (Internet-based) and PBT (paper-based) TOEFL exams. 


The course focuses primarily on the iBT TOEFL test, but students will also practice the PBT in preparation for the ITP (Institutional TOEFL Placement test), which they can take at Towson University after completing the course. The reading skills on both tests are similar, and the structure exercises on the PBT will help students with the reading and writing questions on the iBT!

Course highlights:

  •  Experienced ESL Teaching Specialist
  • Diagnostic test, regular mini practice tests, and full length exam to prepare for test day
  • Writing and speaking journals for independent and integrated skills questions
  • Detailed feedback from the instructor
  • Notetaking workshop
  • Intensive Grammar practice
  • Focus on academic vocabulary essential for success on the TOEFL.
  • Homework assigned for targeted practice in areas where you need it most

To become an expert at taking the TOEFL exams, making time to PRACTICE is important!


Fall 2018: September 11 to November 15 

Spring 2019: February 12 to April 30 (No Class in Spring Break)

Summer 2019: June 4 to July 25

Fall 2019: September 10 to November 14


*Applications must be submitted prior to the start of the class.

Application fee: $25

Tuition: $675 (Summer, 8 weeks) $700 (Fall and Spring, 10 weeks) 


Fall 2018:  Saturday, November 17 

Spring 2019: Saturday, April 27 

Summer 2019: Saturday, July 27

Fall 2019:  Saturday, November 16 


Test Registration Fee: $65

Test Registration Date: One week prior to the exam

Complete the TOEFL PBT Registration Form (PDF) and mail or bring with the registration fee. Checks can be made out to "Towson University."