Intensive English Programs

In order for our students to meet their goals quickly and effectively, the Intensive English Program offers a variety of courses and uses the latest ESL teaching techniques. Our program has 6 levels of proficiency from basic to advanced and class size is small with an average of 12-15 students. Levels with fewer than 9 students may be combined.

The IEI’s Intensive English Programs are open to full and part-time students. Course load will be based on the student’s specific visa type.

Visa Type Course Load
F-1 4 classes
F-2 2-3 classes
J-1 1 class
J-2 2-4 classes
US Citizen or Permanent Resident 2-4 classes
Other please contact us for additional information iei@illinois.edu