What Every English Student Should Know Before Taking a Language Evaluation.

The big day is approaching. You’ve registered and paid for your English Language test, you’ve sharpened your pencils and have extra sheets of scrap paper. But what’s missing? Let’s face it: everyone needs a little help preparing for a big test. There are several strategies a student can use when faced with an important exam: […]

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To Test or Not to Test – English Proficiency for US University Study

There are two ways for a foreign student to prove his or her English proficiency for acceptance into a university or college in the US: 1. The first option is to enroll in an ESL school with a university preparation program offering letters of conditional acceptance into a US university. This means that if the student moves through the English […]

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What’ll it Be, IELTS or iBTOEFL? – English Language Proficiency Tests for US University Admittance

As a college-bound international student you’ve probably heard of the TOEFL and IELTS tests. One of these tests is typically required as proof of English language proficiency for college or university entrance. So which one should you take? Well, that depends. Most schools in the United States, the UK, Australia and New Zealand will accept […]

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