The English Preparation for Graduate Studies program provides specific courses to prepare you for the American graduate school classroom.
This seven-week intensive summer program provides advanced language courses in English for Academic Purposes customized for students who will be attending a master’s degree program.
Next session: June 22–August 7, 2020
Application opens: January 2020. Learn how to apply.
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All course work is conducted in English at an advanced level and is based upon authentic materials extracted from newspapers, journals, magazines, broadcasted speeches, and films and videos, or provided by guest speakers. Topics are selected for their relevance to American university life and academic study.
Courses offer extensive practice in the following areas:
Academic research and writing
Public speaking for academic purposes
Reading strategies and vocabulary development
Active listening strategies
Graduate life skills
June 22–August 7
Application Deadline: May 1
Tuition and Fees
International students must provide evidence of sufficient funds for immigration purposes. The estimated costs below are based on full-time enrollment and are subject to change.
|Tuition and Fees||$4,500|
|Housing and Food||$3,000|
|Personal Living Expenses||$350|
|Transportation and other expenses||$330|
|Total estimated cost||$8,922|
Intensive ESL Tuition and Refund Policy
Please apply online.
Incoming Middlebury Institute students should not submit an application but should contact us for more information.