Upgrading for ESL Youth
PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
- NorQuest College academic skills assessment
- first language other than English
English Language Proficiency Requirements
If English is your second language, you must provide proof of English language proficiency (ELP) prior to admission. ELP test results must have been obtained within two years of the start date of your program.
Acceptable evidence of ELP may be one of the following test scores:
- CLBPT or CLBA: no section score below 5 in listening and speaking
- IELTS Academic: 5
- TOEFL iBT: 40
- CELPIP General: 5
- minimum of 80% in ESLS 5000 or ESLS 5100, and 80% in ESLW 5000 or ESLW 5100
Students must remain in good academic standing to continue in the program.