Get ready for the new TOEFL!

Magoosh is changing to help you prepare for the new TOEFL

How Magoosh is changing

We are ready for the change

We want students to be able to prepare for the new test. Magoosh TOEFL will change to match the new test.

When will Magoosh TOEFL change?

We plan to make changes August 1, 2019.

If you are studying now for the TOEFL and need support with the new format, Magoosh can help. You can use all the same materials that you have now. You'll need to make some small adjustments to how you use them, though. Here are some quick tips:

You can still prepare for the new TOEFL test with Magoosh. Just ask, and we'll tell you how. Email us at help@magoosh.com or click the purple ? button at the bottom of the page.

Changes to the TOEFL

A shorter test

On August 1, 2019, the TOEFL will change. The test will be 30 minutes shorter. You will see fewer questions in the Reading, Listening, and Speaking sections. The new version of the test be 3 hours long.

SECTION OLD FORMAT NEW FORMAT
Reading

3–4 reading passages

12–14 questions each

60–80 minutes

3–4 reading passages

10 questions each

54–72 minutes

Listening

4–6 lectures, 6 questions each

2–3 conversations, 5 questions each

60–90 minutes

3–4 lectures, 6 questions each

2–3 conversations, 5 questions each

41-57 minutes

Speaking

6 tasks

2 independent and 4 integrated tasks

20 minutes

4 tasks

1 independent and 3 integrated tasks

17 minutes

For more information about the changes, visit the ETS website. They also have a PDF with answers to common questions, which you can read by clicking here.

Score Report

A new feature called MyBest will now report your best score for each section in the last 2 years. This applies to all score reports after August 1, 2019. You don't need to to anything. All TOELF iBT score reports, regardless of test date, will include your highest scores by section.

What's not changing?

A lot is still the same in the new test.

More Help

We are happy to help with any general questions you have about this change. Just email us at help@magoosh.com or click the purple ? button at the bottom of the page.