English Language Requirements
International students for whom English is a non-native language must submit a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System). Students who receive a score lower than the minimum requirement will be required to enroll in an IEP program.
Daemen College will offer conditional admission to students, who successfully complete level 112 at ELS Language Center or to students who plan on writing the TOEFL or IELTS exam after completion of an IEP program.
During international orientation the Global Programs Office will issue an English Placement Exam to all students in order to determine their English proficiency and if ESL courses will be assigned. Also, the Learning Center on campus offers academic coaching for students enrolled in ESL courses.
TOEFL and IELTS Minimum Requirement to enroll in course work at Daemen:
79 Internet Based Test (IBT)
Students who achieve the minimum requirement or higher will enroll in academic course work.
TOEFL and IELTS Minimum Requirement to enroll in Daemen's ESL Bridge Program :
63 Internet Based Test (IBT)
Students who submit a TOEFL or IELTS score with the range of 63 to 78 or 5.5 to 6.4 will enroll in the Daemen College ESL Bridge program.