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Intensive English courses can vary in duration, and the length of study depends on student needs. Cost of courses also depends on the institution a student chooses to attend and the duration of the program.

 

Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: state, local, and federal, in that order. The common requirements to study at a higher education level in United States will include your admissions essay (also known as the statement of purpose or personal statement), transcript of records, recommendation/reference letters, language tests

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Austin Community College

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 ... [+]

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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 Visa Type Fall 1st 8-week Fall 2nd 8-week Spring 1st 8-week Spring 2nd 8-week Summer F-1 New Students June 1 Aug 1 Oct 1 Dec 1 March 1 F-1 Transfer and All Other Visa Type Students July 15 Sept 15 Nov 1 Feb 1 April 15 ... [-]
USA Austin
September 2020
Full-time
1 - 4 semesters
Campus
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

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.

IEP Options

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.... [-]

USA Green Bay
January 2020
Full-time
3 - 15 weeks
Campus
Henry Ford College

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.... [-]

USA Detroit
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Campus
Campbellsville University

The IELP program is a four-week residential program of study in the Center for International Education, which focuses on the development of conversational skills in Engli ... [+]

Intensive English Learning and American Culture Immersion Program. The IELP program is a four-week residential program of study in the Center for International Education, which focuses on the development of conversational skills in English, exposure to American university academic experience, and exposure to American culture and arts experience.

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USA Campbellsville
September 2020
Full-time
4 weeks
Campus
The New England School of English

The NESE curriculum is divided into 10 levels of intensive instruction. In each level, you attend classes every day from either 9:00 - 3:15 every day (the Intensive Progr ... [+]

The NESE curriculum is divided into 10 levels of intensive instruction. In each level, you attend classes every day from either 9:00 - 3:15 every day (the Intensive Program) or from 9:00-12:30 (the Semi-Intensive Program). Additionally, depending on your goals and needs, you may attend some of the elective and after-school courses that we offer. Maximum Exposure to Authentic MaterialsAlthough you are required to have textbooks for classes, and you will be given homework from them, you should be prepared for much more! In class, you will read newspapers and magazines, watch videos, role-play, do exercises in the computer lab, and interview Americans. The NESE curriculum is designed to give you maximum exposure to authentic materials as soon as possible. The result: you learn English as quickly as possible.... [-]

USA Cambridge
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 16 weeks
Campus
Texas A&M University Texarkana

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) Our Mission

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. ... [-]

USA Texarkana
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Full-time
16 weeks
Campus
Fresno Pacific University

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 ... [+]

Overview

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.

Mission Statement

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.... [-]

USA Fresno
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Full-time
6 - 52 weeks
Campus
Lado International Institute

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.... [-]

USA Washington Arlington County Silver Spring Berea  + 1 More
October 2019
Full-time
4 - 60 weeks
Campus
Felician University

Felician University’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program is a comprehensive ESL program with year-round intensive language instruction and cultural immersion. Our ... [+]

Felician University’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program is a comprehensive ESL program with year-round intensive language instruction and cultural immersion. Our program prepares you to enroll in a degree program, enter a competitive job market, or simply improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.

In our ESL Program, full-time students study for 23 hours a week and must enroll for a minimum of four weeks. Classes are kept to an average of 10 students to ensure students receive a lot of personal attention. In addition to classroom learning, our University campus provides a total immersion experience – ESL students interact with American students, live in the residence halls, participate in clubs, sports, campus activities and explore New York City. We also offer short-term camps and programs.... [-]

USA Rutherford
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Prepare for university-level study, career advancement, or for the accomplishment of personal goals in our CEA-accredited, academically oriented 10-Week Intensive English ... [+]

Overview

Prepare for university-level study, career advancement, or for the accomplishment of personal goals in our CEA-accredited, academically oriented 10-Week Intensive English as a Second Language Program.

Benefits Experience a program trusted for more than 35 years to support you in achieving your academic, career, and personal goals Learn with dedicated, highly-trained teachers with an average of over 10 years of teaching experience who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of student achievement Attend small classes – usually about 16 students Benefit from engaging, interactive classes with a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes authentic language use in academic, business, and social contexts Advance your skills in upper-level elective classes in topics such as idioms, advanced pronunciation, advanced conversation, business English, advanced vocabulary, advanced grammar, and iBT and IELTS preparation Practice your English and learn about campus life with a UCI undergraduate friend through The Communication Club Learn using state-of-the-art technology and methodologies Prepare to score higher on the TOEFL and IELTS tests Requirements Available to students 17 years and older at all levels of English proficiency To attend this program full-time, you are required to obtain a student visa (F-1) Is your goal to boost your TOEFL or IELTS score? ... [-]
USA Irvine
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Full-time
10 weeks
Campus
North Central College

The English Language Institute (ELI) is a year-round full-time intensive English program designed to prepare international students for admission to a U.S. university by ... [+]

The English Language Institute (ELI) is a year-round full-time intensive English program designed to prepare international students for admission to a U.S. university by developing academic, professional and social English language skills.

The institute is located on the campus of North Central College, a four-year comprehensive liberal arts university in Naperville, Illinois.

English Language Institute students experience:

20 hours per week of classroom instruction; High-quality programming with professional instructors; Full access to North Central computer, recreational, cultural, and health facilities; Participation in North Central clubs, including the International Club, one of the most active clubs on campus; Friendship family program; Special culture courses and area excursions; Convenient housing in campus residence halls with U.S. undergraduate students; Daily opportunities to interact with U.S. undergraduate students; Walking distance to downtown Naperville and to the commuter train to Chicago; Free campus internet and laundry access. ... [-]
USA Naperville
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
30 weeks
Campus
University of Memphis

The Intensive English for Internationals (IEI) program at the University of Memphis offers a comprehensive study of the English language to students from around the world ... [+]

Our Purpose

The Intensive English for Internationals (IEI) program at the University of Memphis offers a comprehensive study of the English language to students from around the world. Because of the highly academic nature of the curriculum, IEI prepares students for entry into graduate and undergraduate programs throughout the United States. Additionally, the IEI program offers courses to international professionals living in the Memphis area to improve their working knowledge of English. Students have many varied opportunities to interact with other participants in a friendly and professional learning environment and to become an integral part of the university community.

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USA Memphis
Open Enrollment
Full-time
8 weeks
Campus
Wright State University

L.E.A.P. (Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes) is the intensive English program at Wright State University. L.E.A.P. prepares non-native speakers of E ... [+]

Program description

L.E.A.P. (Learning English for Academic and Professional Purposes) is located on Wright State University’s main campus in Dayton, Ohio. L.E.A.P. provides full-time intensive English instruction and offers non-native speakers the linguistic, academic and social skills they need to be successful in an American university. Students come to L.E.A.P. for a variety of reasons. Some studies in L.E.A.P. for a short time to improve their English language skills; others seek degrees from Wright State University.

L.E.A.P. offers: An integrated curriculum reinforces input and results in greater retention. TOEFL waiver for admission to Wright State University for qualified undergraduate and graduate students who successfully complete the L.E.A.P. program. Visit the University Center for International Education Admissions page to find out the admission criteria for available programs. Test Preparation course offered to Level 4 students to practice for IELTS and TOEFL tests. Experienced faculty, all with advanced degrees in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) or a related field and experience teaching English at the university level. Writing classes in computer labs using the latest computer technology. Collaboration with Wright State University’s TESOL Program and many university courses. Field trips to local sites of interest and other extracurricular activities. Access to all Wright State University’s academic and recreational facilities. L.E.A.P. offers four levels of instruction: Level 1 (High Beginning) Level 2 (Low Intermediate / Intermediate) Level 3 (High Intermediate) Level 4 (Advanced) L.E.A.P. provides opportunities for enhanced learning: Grammar and Pronunciation workshops offered by the TESOL Program Individual weekly... [-]
USA Dayton
January 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Northeastern Illinois University

The School for the Advancement of English Language and Learning (SAELL) was established in 2013 as a commitment to international students and Northeastern’s goal of havin ... [+]

SAELL Academic Program: Levels & Selection

Program Levels

Students are placed into their level of study based primarily on their most recent TOEFL test score. Some course assignments may vary based upon individual skill area scores. The TOEFL test is given to all new students during their first orientation week. The TOEFL PBT, TOEFL IBT and IELTS equivalents are listed below.

SAELL Levels TOEFL PBT TOEFL IBT IELTS BASICS 313-403 15-32 (overall) 4.0-4.5 (overall) INDEPENDENT 1 407-447 33-44 (overall) 4.5-5.0 (overall) INDEPENDENT 2 450-500 45-61 (overall) 5.0-6.0 (overall) INDEPENDENT 3 480-587 54-94 (overall) 5.5-7.0 (overall)

Program Selection

SAELL offers three programs to best meet the needs of our students.... [-]

USA Avondale
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Full-time
Part-time
1 - 4 semesters
Campus
California State University, East Bay

California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) offers conditional admission to undergraduates who are academically qualified but have not met the English language requirem ... [+]

California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) offers conditional admission to undergraduates who are academically qualified but have not met the English language requirement. Students are issued an I-20 by the American Language Program (ALP) and a conditional admission letter indicating that the student will be admitted to a University undergraduate program upon meeting the English language requirement and successful completion of ALP coursework.

Intensive English Program

Features

Year-round schedule 8-week program* 6 levels of instruction University Preparation Program Weekly courses that prepare students for their first year at CSUEB Workshops and activities for students to practice communication skills in an academic setting University degree counseling and admissions advising Courses in Reading/Writing, Listening/Speaking, and Grammar Skills courses in preparation for academic studies Courses that prepare students to take the IELTS exam, which is offered on our campus every month Undergraduate Degree Admission Requirements TOEFL score of 61 (ibt), or IELTS score of 6.0 or higher Must also meet the following requirements: Freshmen 12 years of Elementary and Secondary Schooling – Minimum 3.0 GPA or B (requires a high school diploma or certificate of completion of secondary education) Transfer Students Minimum 2.0 GPA or C ... [-]
USA Hayward
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Full-time
8 weeks
Campus