A course is the study of a particular topic within a wider subject area and is the foundation of a qualification. A typical course includes lectures, assessments and tutorials.
Studies in English focus on the skills needed for improved speaking proficiency and reading comprehension. English courses refine students’ command of the language and provide the tools for effectively navigating a world where English is becoming increasingly widespread.
Students requiring ESL courses will be registered by Student Academic & Financial Services until all ESL requirements are successfully completed. A schedule hold is i
Students requiring ESL courses will be registered by Student Academic & Financial Services until all ESL requirements are successfully completed. A schedule hold is in effect during this time which prevents students from making changes to their schedule. Students wishing to continue enrollment in ESL courses during the summer must notify Student Academic & Financial Services.
Students enrolled in ESL courses will be allowed no more than 3 attempts to successfully complete each course. Students who are unsuccessful after the second attempt of a course will be assigned an academic standing hold and be placed on academic probation. Students who are unsuccessful after the third attempt of a course will be academically dismissed....
Austin Community College's Intensive English Program (IEP) is currently accepting applications. Students can apply to the program, and if accepted, be issued a Form I-20
Austin Community College's Intensive English Program (IEP) is currently accepting applications. Students can apply to the program, and if accepted, be issued a Form I-20 to apply for an F-1 student visa in their home country.
There are four levels of the Intensive English Program (IEP), held in eight-week sessions. There are two eight-week sessions each Fall and Spring semester, and one eight-week session in the Summer semester. Each session of the IEP costs $2,200 U.S. dollars.
Upon successful completion of the Intensive English Program, International students are eligible for admission to an academic program, once all other admissions requirements have been met.
Intensive English Program Application Deadlines
Fall 1st 8-week
Fall 2nd 8-week
Spring 1st 8-week
Spring 2nd 8-week
F-1 New Students
F-1 Transfer and All Other Visa Type Students
Is English not your first language? Are you interested in improving your English skills? Then, HFC's English Language Institute (ELI) is for you. The ELI offers instructi
Is English not your first language? Are you interested in improving your English skills? Then, HFC's English Language Institute (ELI) is for you. The ELI offers instruction in American English language and culture. Our intensive English program prepares you for success in college-level courses, employment that requires written and oral proficiency in English, and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam.
We offer day and evening classes in English writing, grammar, reading, speaking, listening and study skills. We also offer classes in advanced grammar, pronunciation/conversation and TOEFL preparation. You can develop your English through small and large group interactions....
The Intensive English Program (IEP) at NWTC is designed to prepare students for the academic language demands of college-level coursework. The IEP offers two levels of En
The Intensive English Program (IEP) at NWTC is designed to prepare students for the academic language demands of college-level coursework. The IEP offers two levels of English instruction: Intermediate and Advanced. Students attend class 4 hours daily in Listening/Speaking, Reading, Writing, and Grammar. Students also have access to the language lab for independent study and practice in the afternoon. The IEP instructors have many years of experience and have lived and/or taught extensively in other countries.
Short-term Cultural Immersion (3 weeks) This program is designed to give students an immersive language experience, and the daily schedule is the most structured. The cost includes the 3-credit English Program, Books, Housing, 2 Meals/Day, and Cultural Excursions. This program is tailored for lower-intermediate English speakers....
Different levels of English courses for students with zero English proficiency to advanced English language comprehension.
Levels 1 and 2 – Low Beginner and High Beginner:
These courses are intended for students with little or no English Language proficiency. The instructional goal is to develop skills in all areas of language usage: reading, writing, speaking, listening, pronunciation, grammar. The units focus on subject areas and skills that are essential for everyday situations, including a variety of activities and vocabulary building exercises.
Levels 3 and 4 – Low Intermediate and High Intermediate:
These courses are designed for students with an intermediate level of English comprehension who wish to expand their English Language proficiency in all areas. At this level, reading, writing, speaking, listening, pronunciation, grammar will be reinforced. The units focus on subject areas and skills that are essential for social and academic purposes. Activities and vocabulary building exercises will incorporate relevant themes support these units....
Offering more than 100 Associates Degree and Certificate programs, Parkland College is well known for its small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities, inclusive lea
Offering more than 100 Associates Degree and Certificate programs, Parkland College is well known for its small class sizes, state-of-the-art facilities, inclusive learning environment, and personable faculty. Parkland boasts the largest international student body of any 2 year college in the state of Illinois, with more than 300 students representing more than 40 countries. The Associate Degree offers an ideal and inexpensive doorway for international students wanting to enter the American education system. Having worked to perfect their English language skills through the English as a Second Language (ESL) program or earned two years worth of transferable credits, many of Parkland’s international students then transfer on to 4 year universities (2+2 transfer) around the United States, where they continue their educations, earning Baccalaureate and graduate degrees. Parkland College faculty are well accustomed to the challenges faced by international students are experienced in dealing with them. Parkland strives to enhance global awareness and multiculturalism through education and faculty welcome the perspective brought by international students in their classes....
The Stamford English Program prepares you for the modern world where proficiency in English is a necessity. A multi-level structure means your English language studies ca
Learning based on real-life communications.
Supported by Cambridge English and the Global Laureate Network.
Two study tracks offer a choice of intensive 24-hours a week option or bilingual option of 12-hours a week.
Modern analysis, including projects and portfolios.
Certificates of completion with recognized scales of competency.
A collaborative and truly international learning environment with state of the art interactive classrooms.
The Stamford English Program prepares you for the modern world where proficiency in English is a necessity. A multi-level structure means your English language studies can begin at the optimal stage to gain confidence and learn effectively. The Stamford English Program is the path to success for your social, academic, and business life....
English is the most useful language globally and is widely spoken here in the UAE. Our English Language courses are a great way to improve your skills whether you are a s
English is the most useful language globally and is widely spoken here in the UAE. Our English Language courses are a great way to improve your skills whether you are a student preparing for higher education or a working professional interested in perfecting daily conversation skills.
Thinking of improving your English skills? Then take advantage of our 6 weeks General English course or our 10 weeks Intensive English course and improve your English literacy at an affordable tuition fee.
We offer the following English Language courses at UKCBC.
IELTS Preparation Courses
IELTS is one of the most recognized and accepted English language proficiency test globally. Whether you are applying for higher education or immigration purposes, IELTS is considered an important element of your application....
The Intensive English Programme is designed to empower students to use English socially, for study and for work. A skills-based syllabus is employed where listening, spea
The Intensive English Programme is designed to empower students to use English socially, for study and for work. A skills-based syllabus is employed where listening, speaking, reading and writing are equally weighed. There are twenty one hours of classes spread over 10 (ten) weeks to ensure that learners benefit from the total hours allocated per term.
IEP’s curriculum is theme based and most of the readings, vocabulary and class discussions are centered on the topic of the week. However, to this there is an added focus on each of the macro-skills: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking, as well as a clear progression in grammar through the Beginner/Elementary level to Intermediate/Upper Intermediate to Advanced. Learning takes place both inside and outside the classroom. Classes are small and students are given individual attention by experienced tutors....
Brookdale's English as a Second Language program serves non-native English speakers who want to improve their spoken and written English for academic, career-oriented, or
Brookdale's English as a Second Language program serves non-native English speakers who want to improve their spoken and written English for academic, career-oriented, or personal development purposes. We provide students with an inviting and culturally diverse atmosphere where both the teachers and tutors are experts in second language acquisition.
We offer six levels (three semesters) of academic ESL courses. Required classes focus on the development of grammar and writing. Addditional courses are also available in conversation. Day, evening and online classes are available.
Free tutoring is available face-to-face and online. For students on campus, we offer an active ESL club, and cultural, sport and entertainment events giving students additional opportunities to practice English outside of the classroom and to meet American students....
The mission of the English Language Center (ELC) is to support the goals of the University of Denver by preparing English Language Learners with the necessary communicati
English Language Center
The English Language Center (ELC) at the University of Denver (DU) prepares students for academic success in Bachelors, Masters, and PhD programs at DU and other institutions of higher education.For over 40 years, the ELC has offered international students a unique, supportive, and immersive educational experience.Why study at the ELC?
We connect students with the larger University of Denver community.
We are the longest running and best intensive English language program in Denver.
We prepare international students and English language learners for future academic success.
English Conditional Admission
Are you worried about meeting the University of Denver's English proficiency requirement? You can still apply for Undergraduate Admission and you may be accepted to the University through English Conditional Admission (ECA). If you are accepted through ECA, you will be required to study at the English Language Center full-time until you successfully complete the Advanced Level...
The Intensive English Program (IEP) prepares international students for success in academic programs or professional careers by offering academically challenging, engagin
Intensive English Program (IEP)
The mission of the Texas A&M University-Texarkana (TAMUT) Intensive English Program (IEP) is aligned with the university’s mission, which is to provide students the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen profession and to prepare for the opportunities of serving in a global environment. The TAMUT's IEP Program seeks to provide global, international experiences for TAMUT students and faculty as reflected in its mission. For international students and scholars, the program seeks to offer academically challenging, engaging, and rewarding educational experiences by offering quality English as a Second Language(ESL) teaching and student support services. Through personal attention, our IEP administration and faculty strive to assist participant students in developing linguistic, academic, and professional skills, which will aid in their acquisition of the cultural adaptation skills necessary to function and succeed in a global society in which English is the primary language of communication. ...
Study at Sonoma State University (SSU) for a semester or a year! The Semester at Sonoma program allows international students to study at SSU for one or two semesters und
Why Choose Sonoma?
An intimate, safe campus with relatively small class sizes
Idyllic location in the heart of Sonoma & Napa Valley Wine Country
Only a 45-minute drive to San Francisco, various beaches, the Russian River, and redwood forests
Beautiful apartment-style On-Campus Housing
Discover the world-class Green Music Center, music education & performing arts complex
Utilize the Student Center, a modern and vibrant focal point of student activities and engagement
Meet American students via the International Education Exchange Council student club
Tuition and Fees
The Semester at Sonoma program is one of the most affordable ways to study at one of the California State University (CSU) campuses. See a breakdown of our program fees below:...
At LADO, many of us have done what you’re doing: living in a new country, trying to learn the language, etiquette, and customs all at once. We know it can be overwhelming
LADO is most interested in you realizing your dreams that may not be as easy to achieve without knowledge of English. That is why we are committed to making sure you receive personal attention from Directors, Admissions Officers, and teachers.
We understand the importance of small class sizes - we want you to receive as much individual attention as possible, and be comfortably familiar with your classmates and teachers. That is why we do not have classes over 15 students, with rare exceptions, and our average class size in the Morning Intensive program is 8 students.
In the classroom, we aim to give you practical and functional English skills - we know that you will have to use English in many settings: in school; at your workplace; on the street; in a bar. Our lessons will give you the English skills to navigate these situations, and the critical-thinking skills needed to thrive in a foreign country....
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The Intensive English Language Program within the School of Humanities, Religion and Social Sciences offers preparatory English as a Second Language (ESL) courses to equi
The Intensive English Language Program within the School of Humanities, Religion and Social Sciences offers preparatory English as a Second Language (ESL) courses to equip non-native English-speaking international students, scholars and professionals with language and culture skills needed to meet the rigor of university life at Fresno Pacific University. These programs provide academic training for international and American students, preparing them for academic success in the university. Students focus on the development and demonstration of competencies in academic research and writing, oral presentation and auditory and pronunciation skills.
The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) is designed for second language learners, both international and domestic, seeking to improve their English abilities, particularly to meet language requirements for college and university admission. Along with English language development, the IELP seeks to assist students in their transition to life in the United States. Providing such services is an expression of the Fresno Pacific University Idea in “inviting persons from various cultural, national, ethnic, and religious settings and backgrounds to participate in the educational experience.” Whether these students come only to study English, or to complete an undergraduate or graduate degree, they are provided with numerous opportunities to be challenged academically by fellow students and faculty....