Transfer to a College or University


Transfer Directly From ALPS to A College Or University

Successfully complete advanced ALPS levels and transfer directly to one of our partner colleges. Academic courses at ALPS Language School are designed for students who want to earn a degree or certificate at an American university or college and need to develop their academic English language skills.

No TOEFL or IELTS Score Required

ALPS partner colleges will accept completion of ALPS levels as proof of English proficiency. You do not need to submit additional TOEFL or IELTS scores in order to take advantage of our transfer agreements.

Easy Transfer Process

When you are ready to begin your university-level certificate, bachelor’s degree, or master’s degree, ALPS staff will advise and assist you with the transfer process.

  • You will receive personalized counseling from ALPS staff throughout the transfer process. ALPS staff will help connect you with advisers at your college or university of choice.
  • It is not necessary to leave the US between finishing your studies at ALPS and starting your university program in most cases (be sure to consult with ALPS advisors about your specific situation).
  • To transfer to a college or university from ALPS, you do not need to apply for a new student visa as long as you do not leave the US between programs.

Current College / University Partners

ALPS has transfer agreements with the following institutions in the Seattle area:

These institutions will accept completion of ALPS academic programs to satisfy their English proficiency requirements.

See more details about our partner institutions’ English proficiency requirements as they relate to ALPS levels here:

Seattle Central College

North Seattle College

South Seattle College

Bellevue College

Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Everett Community College

ALPS has pathways to the following universities nationally:

Contact Us For Details

If you have questions about requirements for specific universities or colleges, please contact an ALPS advisor.

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