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International Accelerator Program

Academic English Session II

Advance your English skills before beginning your program! Enroll in an eight-week Intensive English program this fall to best prepare you for success next spring.

 Benefits to You

  • Start early, finish early: Upon meeting the required internal English testing level on campus, gain an earlier start towards your degree track, ahead of students beginning in January. Students have the opportunity to retest their English at the end of the eight weeks and to potentially accelerate the completion of their degree program.
  • No minimum test score required: Receive a full offer for Academic English and be placed into the appropriate level class upon arrival. If you do have a test score, you will receive a full packaged academic offer when applying.
  • Build confidence: The fall season marks the start of new beginnings. Live and thrive on campus for eight weeks this October. The additional time on campus will help you adjust to your new home and achieve academic success.

Important Dates

Event Fall 2019 Spring 2020
Application Deadline September 13, 2019 February 7, 2020
Move-in Date October 15, 2019 March 10, 2020
Program Start October 16, 2019 March 11, 2020

All dates may be subject to change.

Estimated Tuition and Fees

Subject Cost
Tuition and Fees  $3,250
Housing  $2,030 - $2,793
Dining $1,050
Health Insurance  $425
Total  $6,755 - $7,518

 All costs may be subject to change.

Progression Details 

Following completion of your 8 week session you will progress into the program that is right for you depending on your academic background and English-language proficiency.

Anticipated Program Program Duration  GPA Requirement English Language Requirement
International Direct Directly Enrolled 3.0 IELTS 6.5 or Equivalent 
Academic Accelerator 2 Semesters 2.5 IELTS 5.5 or Equivalent 
Extended Accelerator 3 Semesters  2.5 IELTS 5.0 or Equivalent 
Pre-Sessional English Additional 1-3 Semesters 2.5 Below IELTS 4.5 or Equivalent 

*All students will be tested upon arrival to confirm program duration.  

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