ESL Admissions Information

ESL – English as a Second Language

 

Depending upon the student’s capabilities in English (Speaking, Listening, Reading, and Writing) up to three semesters of ESL may be required. Refer to the chart below.

 

 Students must submit ESL test results from IELTS or TOEFL from a test administered within the last 12 months. English proficiency will be tested upon arrival to Canada to verify ESL levels.

 

Intake Testing

 

TOEFL or IELTS equivalent are acceptable.

 

Reading/writing/speaking/listening components must fall within 15% of each other.

 

TOEFL

IELTS

Comment

550

6.0

 

525

5.5

 

500

5.0

Direct Admission

475

4.5

Needs 1 semester ESL

450

4.0

Needs 2 semesters ESL

425

3.5

Needs 3 semesters ESL