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.
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
The Santiago Canyon College (SCC) English Language Program (ELP) is an intensive English program designed for the beginner, intermediate and advanced level international
Accelerated English Language Program (ELP)
The Santiago Canyon College (SCC) English Language Program (ELP) is an intensive English program designed for beginner, intermediate and advanced level international (F-1) students looking to improve their English skills in preparation for study at U.S. colleges and universities. The program is designed for students who have some knowledge of English.
The ELP is both a Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)-preparatory and academically oriented. These classes are offered through a 16-week semester (Fall & Spring semesters), and an 8-week session (Summer session). Each session consists of 20 hours of instruction per week.
International students are provided with opportunities to interact with SCC students by participating in Conversation Partners activities. Speech workshops are provided and integrated into the ELP curriculum....
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....
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....
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....
Business English is designed for students with an advanced level of English comprehension skills who have passed NAC’s levels 4, 5, or 6, or achieved a level 5 or above o
Business English is designed for students with an advanced level of English comprehension skills who have passed NAC’s levels 4, 5, or 6, or achieved a level 5 or above on the EPT (University of Michigan English Placement Test). The course will focus on business skills such as negotiating, managing and taking part in meetings, making presentations, taking part in job interviews, writing a resume, and dealing with figures. Grammar, reading, writing, listening, vocabulary, and speaking will be targeted in a business context.
F-1 students / Non-F-1 students
The tuition for F1 visa students is $675.00 per month.
A one-time, non-refundable, Registration Fee of $75.00 as well as an annual, non-refundable, $75.00 Resource Fee is due upon enrollment for all programs....
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 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....
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....
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. ...
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...
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....
HIC offers Intensive English Language (IEL) courses specifically for students who need to improve their English language skills before entering their undergraduate or pos
HIC offers Intensive English Language (IEL) courses specifically for students who need to improve their English language skills before entering their undergraduate or postgraduate pathway. English courses are held every semester and start in September, January and May (the same months as HIC's academic intakes).
Undergraduate or Postgraduate Pathway
Intensive English Language (1-3 semesters)
Foundation or Pre-Masters Pathway (1 or 2 semesters)
Stage 0: IEL
Our entry requirements vary depending on your previous level of study and the academic programme you wish to progress on to at HIC. The absolute minimum entry requirement is usually a UKVI IELTS 3.5 (with no band lower than 3.0) or equivalent*....
On our general English course, you are going to speak a lot! The classes are great for students and for professionals. You have 20 hours every week to focus on your needs
On our general English course, you are going to speak a lot! The classes are great for students and professionals. You have 15 hours every week to focus on your needs. Improve your level, make new international friends and enjoy free refreshments at morning break. Our small groups guarantee personal attention for all of our learners. So come and practise your English in Carlow, a wonderful Irish town in Ireland’s Ancient East.
WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT?
Classes focused on fluency, vocabulary and group work
15 hours tuition each week
Start your course on ANY DAY you want!
Free Wi-Fi +Self-Access Study
FREE Course Materials
Ongoing support & feedback from your teachers
Friendly and helpful assistance with living in Ireland