I’ve been looking around at a lot of university websites lately, trying to think what scores would be needed to enter an undergraduate program, and then how much growth might be expected (needed) to occur over the course of one year of undergraduate studies in English. For now, this is just “educated” guess work, but it’s something I’d like to think more about in the future. For reference, the
Basically, while there are minimum English language proficiency requirements to enter an undergraduate program, those requirements can’t remain static. They need to grow in order to keep up with the demands of a student’s particular program of studies. A certain TOEFL score may be high enough to enter university, but it is not necessary high enough to exit a program of studies. This means that students need to continue focusing on their English throughout their stay at university.
Entrance to 1st Year Exit from 1st Year iBT 85 90 Paper TOEFL 563 577 CBT TOEFL 223 233 CAEL 71 78 IELTS 7 8 MELAB 85 90 CLBA 7/8 8/9 English 30 Diploma Exam 50% 75%
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English 30 Diploma Exam