English Language Proficiency
D'Youville requires proof of English Language Proficiency for select international applicants
English Language Requirements
If you are an international student who attended secondary school (any year) in a country other than the United States, Canada, Great Britain, or Australia, or your primary language is one other than English, you are required to demonstrate English proficiency by successfully achieving a minimum score on one of the following examinations.
|Examination||Minimum score||Agency website|
|Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)||Internet based test: 61
Paper based test: 500
|www.toefl.org score code for D'Youville is 2197|
SAT Critical Reading
|450 (students must take the entire SAT, only the Critical Reading section is evaluated for determining proficiency)||www.sat.org|
|International English Language Testing System||6||www.ielts.org|
Other Ways to Demonstrate English Proficiency
D'Youville also recognizes English proficiency by honoring the successful completion of an English as a Second Language (ESL) program at an accredited or internationally recognized institution (ex. ELS Language Centers, Level 112). You may also demonstrate English proficiency by achieving a "C" or better in two semesters of English Composition taught at a US or Canadian college or university.