[UPDATED: January 6, 2022] Applications for 2022 are now open! Please note that due to COVID-19, your desired study abroad options may be affected. ApplyESL recommends applying well ahead of your desired start date to ensure adequate time for processing. Contact your program, or ApplyESL, to check program status, and your local embassy or consulate to confirm visa services currently available. We look forward to receiving your application!
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Question about IELTS and TOEFL

Do I need to enroll for an exam such as IELTS or TOEFL in order to gain admission to an ESL program? Carlos


Dear Carlos,
Most English programs do not require you to have taken the IELTS or TOEFL test. However, some more advanced courses such as Business or Pathway courses may require a higher level of English so be sure to read the profile carefully and make sure you meet any requirements. Many students will take a standardized test while they are studying to measure their improvement and some schools even offer specific courses to prepare for these tests.

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