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ESL Learning Outcomes


The ESL course of study will help pre-admitted international students achieve English language proficiency sufficient for participating successfully in the graduate and undergraduate programs at SCSU.


  1. Upon completion of the course of study, students will demonstrate Advanced Low proficiency[2] on the following English skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing.

  2. Students will obtain a proficiency level in English equivalent to that needed to achieve a minimum score of 525 undergraduate/550 graduate (71/79) on TOEFL upon completion of the IEP.

  3. Throughout the course of study students will develop the skills necessary for college success in the United States.