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English Language Proficiency Tests

TCNJ TESL Program offers ACTFL tests on campus.

To  register the tests please contact:
Dr. Yiqiang Wu at

Test information:

OPI (Oral proficiency test) takes about 20-45 minutes depending on how long you like to talk. It is a computer-based test. You select topics and the computer generates many questions based on your topic selection. The computer records your answers to those questions.

WPT (writing proficiency test). It is also a computer-based test, and takes 90 minutes:10 minutes for instruction and 80 minutes for you to write 4 short essays based on the instruction given. You can move from one essay to another back and forth, but must save your writing every few minutes. No spelling check is available.

Each test costs $65, a total of $130 for OPIc + WPT and $260 for both English and a target language for bilingual certification. Bring a check payable to TCNJ with you when come for the tests.