Intensive English Language Program (IELP)
The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) at Clark College offers an English language program to allow students to meet their academic, professional, or personal goals. This academic preparation program helps students to gain the level of language and cultural proficiency needed to be successful at colleges and universities in the United States.
Orientation is required for all new international students. All new students take placement tests during orientation to determine their level of English.
Academic advising for IELP is provided in the Office of International Programs to assist with course placement and registration..
- Highly qualified instructors
- Small class size
- Individual attention
- Student support services
- Activities and English practice
- Placement testing and mandatory orientation
- 18 class hours per week
- Easy transition to Clark College classes in your major!
- No TOEFL or IELTS required for admission to IELP
- 18 years or older
Level 1: Essential
Level 2: Intermediate
Level 3: Advanced
Level 4: Upper Advanced
U.S. college preparation skills including reading and writing academic essays, note-taking, practicing study skills, debate, and public speaking.
Students who successfully complete level four (4) receive a certificate of achievement and are then able to enroll in college-level classes.
Costs and Payment
The cost of the IELP is based on credits. IELP students are required to be enrolled full time which is 18 credits per term.