Test Preparation

Best for English Exam Candidates.

Designed for students planning to apply to a college, university, or graduate school in the United States, Q International School’s English language test preparation program helps develop exceptional test-taking strategies.

The IELTS/ TOEFL program will give students the skills and confidence to earn high scores, and prepare for university life. Dependent on your university or college preference, choose between the IELTS or TOEFL test preparation programs.

The GRE/ GMAT programs cover all components for GRE and GMAT preparation; including test-taking skills, analytical writing, mathematics and more. Dependent on your University or College preference, choose between the GRE or GMAT test preparation programs.

Program Details.

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Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
8:45am – 9:35am Listening, Speaking, & Vocabulary Make Up Class
9:35am – 9:45am Break
9:45am – 10:35am Listening, Speaking, & Vocabulary: Unit Presentation
10:35am – 10:45am Break
10:45am – 11:35am Reading & Writing
11:35am – 11:45am Break
11:45am – 1:00pm Reading & Writing: Unit Essay
1:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm – 2:45pm Academic English
*Sample Schedule, Subject to Change
Level 99 Basic <A1 —- —- —-
Level 100 Low Beginner A1 0 – 18 1.0 – 1.5 0 – 250
Level 101 Beginner
Level 102 Mid Beginner 19 – 29 2.0 – 2.5 255 – 400
Level 103 High Beginner
Level 104 Low Intermediate A2 30 – 40 3.0 – 3.5
Level 105 Intermediate
Level 106 Mid Intermediate B1 41 – 52 4.0 405 – 600
Level 107 High Intermediate 53 – 64 4.5 – 5.0
Level 108 Low Advanced B2
Level 109 Advanced 65 – 78 5.5 – 6.0 605 – 780
Level 110 Mid Advanced C1 79 – 95 6.5 – 7.0
Level 111 High Advanced
Level 112 C2 96 – 120 7.5 – 9.0 785 – 990

The program begins on any of the following dates:

Jan 2 – Feb 18
Feb 19 – Apr 21
Apr 22 – June 16
June 17 – Aug 11
Aug 12 – Oct 6
Oct 7 – Dec 1
Dec 2 – Dec 31

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Students take a placement test to find out their Listening & Speaking + Reading & Writing levels.

Students are placed into Split Levels according to their Conversation Skills & Comprehension Skills.

Students take Midterm / Final Exams & attend 1-on-1 sessions with teachers to review their progress.

Test Preparation FAQs.

You will need a student Visa (F-1).

From Monday to Thursday, you will have classes in the morning until lunchtime, and then you will have your test preparation classes after lunch. (IELTS/ TOEFL/ GRE/ GMAT)

Both programs include the Listening and Speaking core class in the morning.

Students in Academic English program will also take the Reading and writing class, elective class, and grammar class every day.

However, students in test preparation program will take test preparation classes everyday.

Yes, you get a 10-minute break in between each class.

Students can enroll up to 48 weeks.

Student Testimonial.

"I had a great experience at Q International School. It’s modern and it’s located just a few minutes’ walk from downtown San Diego. I spent there about two months, attending TOEFL Test Preparation classes. The teachers are very qualifi ed, professional and friendly. They encouraged me to reach my goal. The school staff is also amazing, I loved all the activities that they organized. It was very nice making friends with them and the other students, and I am glad we’re still in touch."
Aurora Cilia
Italy (TOEFL Score: 110)

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