[UPDATED: August 12, 2021] Please note that due to Coronavirus (COVID-19) related travel restrictions and vaccine requirements, study abroad options may be affected. Many programs are open for in-person instruction, however, ApplyESL recommends contacting schools of interest to check status, and local embassies or consulates, to obtain information regarding visa services currently available.
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2014-03-17
Carlos

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

2014-03-17

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.

Chris
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