All applicants who were not born in the United States will be required to take the TOEFL Test (Test of English as a Foreign Language).
The test can only be taken in TOEFL iBT (Internet-based). Passing scores for the iBT version of the TOEFL Test for students in undergraduate nursing programs (Traditional, Traditional Transfer Students, RN-BSN, Accelerated BSN, ACCESS Evening/Weekend) at DeSales University are as follows:
| TOEFL iBT || || Passing Standard |
| Reading || || 26 |
| Listening || ||26 |
| Speaking || ||26 |
| Writing || || 26 |
| Total Score || ||104 |
An official copy of test results must be sent from TSE directly to the Nursing Department at DeSales University, 2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, PA 18034.
The TOEFL TEST must have been taken within the last two years.
Visit the TSE Web site at https://www.ets.org/toefl for up-to-date information.