Take IELTS test to study in the USA. Over 3,000 higher education institutions and programs in the USA accept IELTS scores as proof of English language proficiency. Major USA educational institutions recognise that the IELTS test accurately reflects the candidate’s ability to understand, read, write and speak English. Find out who accepts IELTS in the USA. You can also download the IELTS USA Recognition List, which includes the most recent educational institutions, professional organizations and accrediting bodies that accept IELTS in the USA.