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IELTS USA is a registered 501(c)3 non-for-profit organization that champions the use of IELTS among US educational institutions that use the test for admission and other purposes. IELTS USA oversees the delivery of IELTS tests in the United States.

Mission statement

To support individuals and organizations within the United States in evaluating English language proficiency through high-stakes testing for the purpose of education, employment, professional accreditation, and global mobility.


To establish IELTS as the premier high-stakes test of English language in the United States through quality service and support to test takers, teachers, researchers, recognizing organizations, professional associations, test centers, and global partners.


IELTS USA values quality, integrity, commitment to excellence, partnership and service demonstrated through all actions, communication and business conduct.

America's test of choice
Institutions accept IELTS in the US.
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Get in touch

Want to get in touch? Check out the IELTS USA Staff page in order to contact our US team.