Applicants who have completed a bachelor’s or graduate degree within the past 10 years in residence at a recognized institution of higher learning in the U.S. or another country where English is the primary language may use this option. Applicant must include a copy of their diploma with the DS-2019 application materials.
You can choose to interview with the English as a Second Language (ESL) Center. These interviews will be performed via Skype or telephone and a report with an overall oral proficiency rating will be sent to the hosting department. The ESL Center will charge a $25 fee to the department. We will help to arrange an interview with the ESL Center.
The sponsoring department must include a copy of the ESL Center report with the DS-2019 application materials.