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Is your iBT TOEFL score between 52 & 60? 

Or do you have an IELTS score of 5.0?         

You can apply for the 

                       Intensive Summer ESL Course                           


Two ESL course levels offered:

Intensive Intermediate (ESL 244) OR High Intermediate (ESL 251 - 253)

International students who want to attend De Anza but have NOT scored 61 on the iBT TOEFL (500 on paper-based test) or 6.0 on the IELTS will be admitted in the next Fall quarter after successfully completing a summer ESL (English as a Second Language) preparatory course, ESL 244 or ESL 251-253.

Program Advantages
Program Cost
  • You will be admitted to De Anza after you have successfully completed ESL 244 or ESL 251-253.
  • You will NOT be required to retake the TOEFL.
  • You will receive 10 units of credit.
  • You will get an early start on your studies at De Anza and be better prepared for academic courses.
  • You will participate in activities that will introduce you to the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area                         
  • $2,500 (U.S.) This includes all tuition, administrative fees, health insurance and scheduled activities. This does not include textbooks, housing, food or personal expenses.
  • A non-refundable deposit of $500 is required with your application. The balance of $2,000 is due by May. (Your deposit will be refunded if the U.S. Embassy denies your F-1 visa application with written proof.)

Click here for the ESL Summer Program Brochure

Click here to download the Payment Form


Click here for the application



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21250 Stevens Creek BLVD
Cupertino, CA 95014
Tel. (408) 864-8826
Fax. (408) 864-5638

Last Updated: 10/10/16