Youth & Family Certificate


  • Completion of the application form.

  • Proof of completion for secondary education and transcripts from all post-secondary schools.

  • A letter of recommendation from a pastor.

  • Application Fee: $55 (nonrefundable).

  • Copy of an official photo identification.

  • Applicants whose native language is not English are required to submit a score from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or from the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) that is not more than two years old. Normally, minimum acceptable scores for the TOEFL are 26 on the
    speaking section and 24 on the writing section. Minimum acceptable scores on the IELTS are8 on the speaking section and 6.5 on the writing section. Please request that your score be sent to ILT. ILT’s DI Code for the TOEFL is 5745. More information concerning TOEFL can be accessed at the Education Testing Services website: Information regarding the IELTS can be found at

  • An admissions interview with the Dean of Academic Affairs.


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