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Intensive English (UMEI 001), English Course

  • Application Deadline
  • 3 months
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    Who Is This Program For?

  • students from all over the world who are at least 18 years old
  • students who want to improve their English as quickly as possible
  • students who want an intensive program – 23 hours of instruction per week
  • students who want to improve their reading, writing, speaking and listening

When Are Courses Offered?

  • three times per year – fall, spring, and summer
  • Fall: September to December – 14 weeks
  • Spring: January to May – 14 weeks
  • Summer: June to August – 7 weeks

What Classes Can I Take In The Fall Or Spring?

  • five levels of instruction – from beginner to advanced
  • reading, writing, and grammar – 5 times per week, 3 hours per session
  • listening and speaking – 4 times per week, 2 hours per session

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 3 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

UMEI 001 – Beginning And High Beginning

Reading, Writing, Grammar
  • Read a beginning level text of at least 500 words
  • Read at a rate of 100 words per minute
  • Read with at least 70% comprehension
  • Make simple statements and questions
  • Use the writing process to find ideas and write a paragraph
  • Write a paragraph of at least 5 sentences in 30 minutes
Listening and Speaking
  • Understand a 2 to 3 minute listening selection
  • Understand and participate in simple social situations
  • Speak for 1 to 2 minutes on a familiar, personal topic

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Minimum age: 18

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6222 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6222 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
  • National

    6222 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6222 USD for the full programme and a duration of 3 months.
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  • University Mandatory Fee: $95 (per term)

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

  • 1705 - 2980 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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