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Intensive English Program admission (IEP):  You can be admitted to EMU to study only ESL. An English test score is NOT required to apply to the IEP Program.  Academic transcripts of the highest level of education are required. These transcripts must be submitted to Educational Perspectives for evaluation. 

To apply:

  1. Complete the online IEP application
  2. Request a “detailed" course-by-course evaluation of your academic transcripts from Educational Perspectives. Click here and follow the directions.
  3. Pay the $35 application fee (nonrefundable)
  4. Follow the IEP Application Process

IEP Application Deadlines:

Fall (September - December) apply by July 1

Winter (January - April) apply by October 1

Summer (May - July) apply by March 15

Tuition for 18 hours of ESL instruction in the IEP is $7800 (USD) per semester.

EMU degree program admission: If you would like to be admitted to a degree program, but your English test score is not high enough, you can study in the Intensive English Program (IEP) with an I-20 for the IEP before starting your degree program.  When you meet all admission requirements for the degree program, your I-20 will change to the degree program.



English as a Second Language is part of the World Languages Department, 219 Alexander, 734.487.0130