TESL Certificate Admission Requirements

Before applying, please contact the program coordinator at tesl@tru.ca.

You must have completed a bachelor's degree, or you can be working toward completing a TRU degree (you must have completed at least 90 credits).

Please note that if your native language is not English, you must provide proof of English language competency. Specifically, you must meet one of the following:

  • An IBT (Internet Based TOEFL) score of 88 with a minimum score of 20 in each area.
  • IELTS Academic 6.5+ with a minimum score of 6.5 in each area.
  • For details on other accepted proficiency exam equivalents, please contact us.

You can also refer to the English Language Proficiency Requirements.