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The Intensive English Program (IEP) at Michigan State University seeks to help international students improve their English language abilities through full-time course work within the English Language Center.

IEP students are:

  • international students at MSU who need to improve their English Language skills before beginning academic coursework 
  • individuals who are not seeking a degree at MSU, but who want to improve their English skills.
    • If you are not currently an MSU student, please apply for this program through the ELC directly or through Eurocentres program.

IEP courses:

  • focus on academic English.
  • range from beginning to advanced. (Students are placed into levels depending on their scores on the MSU English Language Test.
  • include reading, writing, grammar, speaking, listening, vocabulary, and special content-based courses.
  • provide 20 hours of instruction per week.

IEP offers:

  • orientation sessions to help students navigate cultural and academic life in the U.S.
  • cultural enrichment activities and field trips.

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For a detailed description of each IEP level, please see the IEP Curriculum document.

 

 To Apply to the ELC Intensive English Program:

                                        Government-sponsored Students  Application Requirements 
                                         All Other Students   Application Requirements