Intensive English - Semester

FALL Intensive English Program

DATES: August 28 - December 15, 2017
COST: US $9,097 for additional costs click here

APPLICATION DEADLINE: July 14, 2017

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Features of the Program
  • Study in small classes.
  • Learn from experienced and dedicated faculty.
  • Focus on overall fluency in English while improving your listening, speaking, reading and writing skills.
  • Work with students from over 30 countries.
Extracurricular Options
  • Language partners
  • Access DC cultural activities
  • Interact DC guest speakers
Sample Schedule (Advanced)
  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
9-11 Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research Reading, writing, research
11-12 Break Pronunciation Workshop 
(optional)
University Applications Workshop 
(optional)
Writing Workshop
(optional)
Interact DC
12-1 Break Break Break Break Break
1-3 Listening, speaking Elective Listening, speaking Elective Listening, speaking
3-4       Coffee Hour  
 
Weekly Workshops and Events
  • University Application Workshops: These consist of information sessions and individual counseling for students planning to apply to U.S. colleges and universities. Students will identify appropriate colleges, write personal statements, and gather and submit required documents to complete the application process.  
  • Pronunciation Workshops: Practice the sounds and rhythms of English.
  • Writing Workshops: Work on specific writing needs.
  • Coffee Hour: Students and faculty gather for conversation at this popular weekly event hosted by the EFL office.
Elective Examples from Past Semesters
  • Grammar Troublespots
  • American Culture through the Movies
  • American Culture through TV
  • American Politics
  • Business Negotiations

When I graduated from the EFL program I felt well prepared to begin my university studies here in the U.S.

~ Aseel Alrajhi, Saudi Arabia