Intensive English (IE)

Intensive English Program (IEP)

Intensive English Program Mission Statement:  The Intensive English Program offers a series of English as a second language classes designed to assist international students in need of improving their English skills for the degree programs of the university.  It also assists area residents whose native language is not English to improve their ability to interact in the community, on the job, and succeed in the academic setting.

Academic Calendar for 2015-2016

  • Spring 2016: Courses begin January 16th and end May 13th
  • Summer 2016:
    • Early Session - May 31 to June 30
    • Full Session - May 31 to July 21
    • Late Session - July 5 to August 4
  • English Proficiency Test - August 16, 2016 in Henderson 112 at 9:00 a.m.  Contact to register and reserve a seat.
  • Fall 2016: Courses begin August 22nd and end December 16th
  • Spring 2017: Courses begin January 17th and end May 12th

Tuition for 2015-2016

  • Out-of-state residents and international students: $7,056 USD for 12 credit hours per semester, which is 18 hours in the classroom per week.
  • In-state residents: $864 USD for each 3-credit course per semester.

ie instructorsIntensive English instructors.

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Intensive English students with their instructor.

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Every Tuesday and Thursday from 1pm - 3pm and 3pm - 5pm during Fall and Spring semesters. Classes begin early September 2016. These classes are sponsored by the International Center of Topeka, Inc.(ICT) and are not accredited under Washburn's IEP.

Where: International House 785-670-2088