Intensive English Program

 

 

 

Spring International Language Center's Intensive English Program is a 25-hour-per-week program specifically designed to:

 

Prepare international students to enter U.S. colleges and universities

Assist professionals who desire to strengthen their English language skills

Teach anyone who seeks to improve their English communication skills

 

 

Each 9-week session will help students to:

 

Listen more accurately and speak more fluently

Read faster with greater comprehension and write more clearly and correctly

Improve pronunciation and understandability

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

After a placement test, students will start at one of six levels ranging from beginning to advanced.

 

Courses include:

 

Reading, Writing, and Vocabulary Development

Listening, Speaking, and Pronunciation Improvement

English Grammar Skills

Conversational Skills

Audio-lingual Lab and Computer Lab

 

 

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In addition, advanced levels emphasize:

 

Academic Preparation

Public Speaking and Debate

Business English

Advanced Vocabulary and Grammar

Test-Taking Workshops in TOEFL, GMAT, and GRE Prep (extra fee)

Special Seminars on Cultural and Academic Topics

College Placement Assistance

Enrollment in University Courses for Academically Qualified Students

 

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Spring International Language Center

UPTW

1 University of Arkansas

Fayetteville, AR  72701

USA

 

phone:  +1-479-575-7600

fax:      +1-479-575-7673

email:    silc@uark.edu

 

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Spring International Language Center (SILC) at the University of Arkansas is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) and the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) and continues to uphold the highest standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. The United States Department of Education recognizes both CEA and ACCET.  SILC is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.