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Programs

ESL Foundation Program

  • Successful completion of this program allows you to join any of our 60+ undergraduate degree programs with up to 3 degree-credit courses on your transcript.
  •  Immerse yourself in a supportive environment focused on integrated English for Academic Purposes (EAP) and English for Specific Purpose (ESP) with 25 hours of instruction per week.
  • Tuition includes up to two university degree-credit courses which can be applied to your undergraduate program. You can take one additional degree-credit course at an extra cost.

 

English Boost

  • Successful completion of this program allows you to join any of our 60+ undergraduate degree programs.
  • Build your reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in an accelerated time frame (30 hours of instruction per week).
  • Tuition is lower as there is no option to receive undergraduate degree credits.

 

Pre-Pathway Programs

Our pre-pathway programs add an additional 8 weeks prior to the start of the ESL Foundation Program or English Boost program. The pre-pathway programs are 20 hours of blended learning to bridge students to the minimum English level required to enter our pathways.

 

Test Score Pathway Start Date Undergraduate Start Date
January 2022 May 2022 July 2022 September 2022
IELTS 5.0 or Duolingo 80-89 ESL Foundation Program (two terms) - 32 weeks
IELTS 5.5 or Duolingo 90-99 Pre-English Boost + English Boost - 16 weeks Pre-English Boost + English Boost - 16 weeks
IELTS 6.0 or Duolingo 100-114 ESL Foundation Program (one term) - 16 weeks ESL Foundation Program (one term) - 16 weeks
  English Boost - 8 weeks

Test Score

Pathway Start Date

Undergraduate Start Date

May 2022

September 2022

November 2022







January 2023

IELTS 5.0

or

Duolingo 80-89


ESL Foundation Program (two terms) - 32 weeks

IELTS 5.5

or

Duolingo 90-99

 

Pre-English Boost + English Boost (16 weeks)

IELTS 6.0

or

Duolingo 100-114

 

ESL Foundation Program (one term) - 16 weeks

   

English Boost 

(8 weeks)


Test Score

Pathway Start Date

Undergraduate Start Date

July 2022

October 2022

January 2023







September 2023

IELTS 4.5

or

Duolingo 65-79


Pre-ESL + ESL Foundation Program (two terms) - 40 weeks

 

Pre-ESL + ESL Foundation Program (two terms) - 40 weeks

IELTS 5.0

or

Duolingo 80-89

 

ESL Foundation Program (two terms) - 32 weeks

CAEL

N/A

N/A

N/A

50

Cambridge Assessment English

N/A

154 - 161 on B1 Preliminary

162-168 on B2 First

169-179 on B2 First

Duolingo

65-79

80-89

90-99

100-114

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

4.5

5

5.5

6

Pearson Test of English (PTE)

N/A

50

N/A

N/A

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

53-63 iBT

64-68 iBT

69-78 iBT

79-82 iBT

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