Academic English Course

Illinois State University

Program Description

Academic English Course

Illinois State University

The Academic English program at INTO Illinois State University prepares international students, like you, for university study in the US. This academically rigorous program provides you with high-quality English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Illinois State.

Course features

What you'll learn:

  • Present spoken and written ideas accurately and effectively in English
  • Write research papers with proper use of citations and references
  • Read, understand and critically evaluate academic texts
  • Understand and use vocabulary common to academic disciplines
  • Take useful and accurate notes in academic lectures and presentations
  • Understand US values in an academic setting

Key course facts

  • Course length: 1-3 Semesters
  • Start dates: 2018: October; 2019: January, May, August; 2020: January, May, August; 2021: January, May
  • Fees: From $3,250
  • Class hours: 12-16 hours per week
  • Class size: 15
  • Award: You may progress to a Pathway program to a university degree program after achieving the language level required and meeting all other requirements.
  • Course options:
    • 1-Semester
    • 2-Semester
    • 3-Semester

Entry requirements

2-semester

  • Academic requirements: High school diploma required.
  • English language requirements:
    • 1 Semester: No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.
    • 2 Semesters: No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.
    • 3 Semesters: No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.
    • 8 Weeks: No English language requirement; students assessed and placed upon arrival.
  • Age requirements: 17 years and above.

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices that are shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated September 11, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 7, 2019
May 15, 2019
Duration
Duration
1 - 3 
Full time
Price
Price
3,250 USD
From $3,250. Additional fees may apply
Information
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Locations
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date May 10, 2019
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End date Aug. 9, 2019
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End date Dec. 13, 2019
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Start date : Jan. 6, 2020
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End date May 8, 2020
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End date Aug. 7, 2020
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End date Dec. 11, 2020
Start date : Jan. 4, 2021
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End date May 7, 2021
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Dates
Jan. 7, 2019
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date May 10, 2019
May 15, 2019
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date Aug. 9, 2019
Aug. 12, 2019
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date Dec. 13, 2019
Oct. 2019
USA - Normal, Illinois
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Jan. 6, 2020
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date May 8, 2020
May 13, 2020
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date Aug. 7, 2020
Aug. 10, 2020
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date Dec. 11, 2020
Jan. 4, 2021
USA - Normal, Illinois
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End date May 7, 2021
May 10, 2021
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End date Aug. 6, 2021
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