SOURCE: EDUCATIONAL TESTING SERVICE

Educational Testing Service

October 10, 2011 09:00 ET

TOEIC® Website Launches in Five New Languages

PRINCETON, NJ--(Marketwire - Oct 10, 2011) - TOEIC® score users and test takers around the world can now find detailed testing information in their native languages. Educational Testing Service's (ETS) TOEIC tests website at www.ets.org/toeic recently launched in French, Japanese, Korean, Simplified Chinese and Spanish.

Furthermore, the TOEIC program will continue to expand its website by adding additional languages in 2012 and beyond; further establishing TOEIC's position as the global leader in English-language assessment for the workplace.

"ETS's TOEIC program is used in 120 countries and by more than 10,000 institutions worldwide," Mohammad Kousha, ETS Executive Director-Global said. "In order to continue to provide our test takers with exceptional service, it's important that we are able communicate with them in their native languages."

The TOEIC program developed the alternative language websites to better meet the needs of a growing and diverse international customer base.

Visitors can view the new pages by clicking on the "select a language" drop-down menu at the top of the right-promo area on www.ets.org/toeic and www.ets.org/toeic_bridge.

About the TOEIC® Test
For more than 30 years the TOEIC test has been the global standard for measuring workplace English-language communication skills. The TOEIC tests, including the TOEIC Listening and Reading test and the TOEIC Speaking and Writing tests are used by more than 10,000 businesses, organizations and government agencies in 120 countries. In 2010, more than six million TOEIC tests were administered worldwide, establishing the TOEIC Program as the largest and most widely used English-language assessment for the workplace. For more information on the TOEIC tests and other services provided by the TOEIC Program visit www.ets.org/toeic.

About ETS
At ETS, we advance quality and equity in education for people worldwide by creating assessments based on rigorous research. ETS serves individuals, educational institutions and government agencies by providing customized solutions for teacher certification, English language learning, and elementary, secondary and post-secondary education, as well as conducting education research, analysis and policy studies. Founded as a nonprofit in 1947, ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually -- including the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, the GRE® tests and The Praxis Series™ assessments -- in more than 180 countries, at over 9,000 locations worldwide. www.ets.org

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