The Duolingo English Test (DET)

Beginning in February 2019, Cambridge College is proud to offer the Duolingo English Test to our international applicants. This test is accepted by all programs at Cambridge College as a method for demonstrating sufficient English language proficiency for matriculation.

How do I sign up to take the Duolingo?

The Duolingo is a “self-proctored” exam. The applicant should have a computer with a webcam and photo ID. To sign up for the exam, go to and sign up.

How much does the Duolingo cost?

The cost is $49 per test. Credit card numbers are accepted online.

How long does the Duolingo take?

The test itself is computer-adaptive and takes 45 minutes to complete.

Where can I use my Duolingo score?

Your Duolingo score is for admission to any Cambridge College degree or certificate program.

What is the cut-off score?

The minimum score for the Duolingo is 90.

I have questions! Whom do I contact?

For more information on the Duolingo or applying to Cambridge College, please contact Rudy Thomas, Assistant Director of Enrollment Services, at He will be able to assist you.