UT Students & Departments

Learn more about the English Screening Bar (J-bar), the ITA certification process, and courses to support UT graduate and reciprocal exchange students.

J-bar

J-bar

International students whose language proficiency test scores are below a certain level will have a J-bar on their records. Learn what to do if you have a J -bar.

ITA

ITA

In order to be eligible for a TA or AI appointment, non-native speakers of English must receive English certification. Find out how to complete your ITA English certification.

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UT Austin Students

Courses specifically for undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in courses at The University of Texas at Austin.