ELLA Program Requirements

Program Requirements

You have completed B.C. secondary school graduation or equivalent in another school system or are at least 19 years old, and

ONE of the following

  • TOEFL - minimum score 45 IBT (Ƶ only accepts an official TOEFL score. Ƶ's institutional code is 9568.)
  • IELTS - score of 4.5 in Speaking and Listening and 4.5 in Reading and Writing.
  • Ƶ English Language Learning and Acquisition Assessment (offered to all potential students living in the Vancouver area. For details, contact ella@douglascollege.ca or Ƶ International.)
  • An official post-secondary transcript showing successful completion of English for Academic Purposes courses as outlined in the (transcript must show four skill areas: Reading, Writing and Oral/Aural.)

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ELLA department welcomes Canadian citizens, permanent residents and refugees to all three (3) levels of our classes.

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