International
  • International Students

    Join Johnson & Wales University's diverse community, with career-focused students from 100+ countries.

     

    Business Focus: Providence Campus

     

     

    English Proficiency Requirements

    Ready to apply to JWU? You are required to submit proof of English proficiency.

    Minimum test scores:

    • 80: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) (internet-based test)
    • 550: TOEFL (paper-based test)
    • Band 6.5: IELTS (Cambridge)
    • 53: PTE (Pearson Test of English)
    • Level 4: London Tests of English (LTE)
    • 77: Michigan English Language Battery (MELAB)
    • Grade 1: Society for Testing English Proficiency (STEP Eiken)
    • Level 112 (intensive): English Language School (ELS)

    Individual section scores must also meet minimum score requirements.

     

    ESL Classes

    JWU reserves the right to require English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to increase your skills in a particular area, regardless of total test scores.

    Offered in Providence and North Miami, our ESL classes cover:

    • Everything you’ll need to prepare for college
    • Basic grammar + writing skills
    • Reading comprehension
    • Conversation skills
     

    JWU in Your Language

    Learn about JWU in these PDFs:

    Arabic

    Chinese (simplified)

    Chinese (traditional)

    French

    Japanese

    Korean

    Russian

    Spanish

    Swedish

    Thai

    Turkish

    Vietnamese