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Certificate of Completion in English Language Proficiency is made up of specific courses to improve your English language skills. After completing this program, you should be able to use English to communicate in a variety of settings.
Finish this program in as little as 2 years of part-time study. There is no time limit for completion.
Athabasca University’s online English Language Proficiency Program will help prepare you for success in 3 areas:
The English Language Proficiency Program is not an undergraduate program. It is a program made up of specific courses to improve your English language skills. After completing this program, you should be able to use English to communicate in a variety of settings.
Before enrolling in this program, you must take the online self-assessment test. If you need guidance, you can contact the English Language Studies coordinator.
You must be 16 or older to become an AU student. You can enrol any time and start right away, regardless of your previous education.
You can apply to AU online any time. Once you’ve completed the online application form and paid the one-time general application fee, you’re officially an AU student and can start registering in courses.
You should enrol as an unclassified (non-program) student if you want to take the English Language Proficiency Program.
To complete the program you will need to fulfil all the requirements of the certificate.
Once you have paid the initial application fee, tuition is pay-as-you-go for each course registration. Course fees vary depending on your location and other factors.
Completing this program will prepare you for success in any of our other programs. Find programs and courses.
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