Approved ESL Programs

Students with the following proof of English proficiency will be allowed to take the College English placement test upon arrival in Seattle. They will be placed in the College Bridge Program, or in full-time college classes, depending on their test results.

Washington State

ACE - Seattle Pacific University: Level 5
ACE - Study Seattle: Level 5
Bellevue Community College IELI: Level 5
EF International School of English - Seattle: Level B2-3 (Upper Intermediate 3)
ELS Language Center - Seattle University: Level 109
Kaplan International Programs: Advanced Level
University of Washington ESL Program: 1 Quarter of Level 5, with grade 3.0 or higher in all classes
Washington Academy of Languages: College Preparation 1

Other Institutions

ASPECT – ESL: Level 6
Canadian  as a Second Language Institute (CSLI): Level 8
Converse International School of Languages (CISL): CEFL B1
EC USA: Advanced Level, University & College Preparation
EF International School of English: Level B2-3 (Upper Intermediate 3)
ELS Language Centers: Level 109
English Language Center (ELC): 600A (Grammar and Conversation)
FLS Intensive English Program: Level 7
GEOS North America: Level 6
Kaplan International Programs: Advanced Level
King George International College: EPE program
Language Studies International (LSI Berkeley, Boston, New York, San Diego, Toronto, Vancouver): Level 6
New England School of English: Level 10 (all 3 skill areas)
Open Hearts Language Academy (OHLA): Advanced 1
Pera College: Level 104
POLY Languages Institute - Los Angeles, Irvine, Pasadena: Level 6
St. Giles International: Level 6
TALK International School of Languages/ The Language Institute at NSU - Fort Lauderdale and Davie, Florida: Academia 2
Vancouver English Center: Level 11
VGC Language School: IELTS Preparation or University Preparation
Washington State University, IALC: Level 4
Wisconsin English as a Second Language Institute: Level 700 Academic Reading & Writing and Level 700 Speaking & Listening