|Students who wish to apply to
Palomar College may meet the English proficiency requirement by
achieving one of the following test scores.
TOEFL: 470 PBT; 47 IBT
(500 PBT; 61 IBT for summer applicants)
* STEP (EIKEN): 2A
* IELTS: 5 (6.0 for summer
Students with scores
below the required minimum may
attend a fill-time English program (see below) before seeking
English proficiency will be
determined at Palomar College by standardized test scores listed
above, language school
levels and grades earned. English-as-a-Second-Language
class requirements will be based on Placement Test results.
Up to 8.0 units of ESL classes may be required the first
semester at Palomar College.
should request that the TOEFL office send the score report
directly to Palomar College , code #4602. For further
information on intensive English programs available on
Palomar College campus, please contact California English
School (CES) at Palomar College, 1140 W. Mission Road, San
Marcos, CA 92069.
Palomar College has conditional acceptance
/ TOEFL waiver agreements with several local intensive English
programs. Please click
here to view these