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The Duolingo English Test (DET)

Beginning in February of 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 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. Credits cards 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 47. Please note: this DET cut-off score is currently under review internally and is subject to change. 

I have questions! Whom do I contact?

For more information on the Duolingo or applying to Cambridge College, please contact Bella Margarian, Assistant Director for International Enrollment, at She will be able to assist you.