Georgia State University Intensive English Program Atlanta GA

Georgia State University
Intensive English Program

Fast Facts

  • School Size

    Large

  • Tuition

    $1,000—$5,000 Semester

  • Affiliation

    Public

  • Type of School

    University/Intensive English Program

  • Student Body Gender

    Co-ed

  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students

    No

  • Conditional Admission Available

    No

  • Top Programs

    Business, Computer Science, Undergraduate

  • Setting

    City

  • Accreditation and Certification

    CEA, EnglishUSA Member, UCIEP Member

  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Homestay, Apartment, Dormitory

  • Social Media

Overview

The Intensive English Program (IEP) at Georgia State University offers academic English courses to individuals coming from outside the U.S.A. and those living in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Most IEP students seek to enter academic programs at Georgia State University or other equally prestigious institutions. The IEP offers:

  • academic language courses that prepare you for U.S. college and university study
  • supportive small class environments with knowledgeable, friendly instructors
  • additional instruction free of charge with ESL tutors
  • several extracurricular activities offered each week
  • access to all university facilities and events, including the computer center, library, recreation center, health center, concerts, and films
  • housing in local apartments, university residence halls, and homestays

English Courses

Intensive English Program courses prepare you for college and university study in the United States. Courses include oral communication for academic purposes, reading and listening for academic purposes, extensive reading, structure and composition, and academic writing for university exams. You can also participate in IEP activities including our weekly conversation group, service-learning projects, and visits to Atlanta museums and other attractions.

Georgia State University

  • urban university located in downtown Atlanta, Georgia
  • 55 degree programs in 250 fields of study
  • eight colleges -- Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Law, School of Policy Studies, Public Health, Nursing and Health Professions, and Honors
  • more than 32,000 students from 50 states and 160 countries
  • international student associations

IEP Academic Calendar

English courses are offered during three sessions each year: fall, spring, and summer semester.

Application Deadline Dates
Students should submit their applications and all necessary documents by the following dates:

Fall Semester: July 11
Spring Semester: November 29
Summer Semester: April 4

Semester Dates
Fall (mid August to early-December): 14 weeks
Spring (early-January to early May): 14 weeks
Summer (mid-May to late July): 10 weeks

* Important information for F-1 students:
Visa processing times vary from country to country, so we recommend applying as early as possible so you will have enough time to receive your visa.

Costs

  Semester
(14 weeks)
Summer
(10 weeks)
Tuition $3,456 $3,456
University Fees 1064 750
Housing and Food 4,185 2,866
Textbooks and Supplies 200 200
Personal Expenses 1,125 750
Health/Accident Insurance 579 306
Transportation 315 210
TOTAL $10,924 $8,358

These figures represent minimal costs of living in Atlanta. Personal expenses may differ greatly. Figures may change without prior notice.

Admissions Requirements

Applicants

  • must have graduated from high school (high school transcripts required)
  • should possess a basic knowledge of English

Accredited by the CEA.

CEA EnglishUSA Member UCIEP Member
For more information: Georgia State University
Intensive English Program

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Georgia State University
Intensive English Program
PO Box 4099
Atlanta GA 30302-4099
P: 404.413.5200
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