English Language Institute

The English Language Institute (ELI) program offers English as a Second Language classes year-round. This program offers multiple levels and is focused on these skills:

  • Reading/Vocabulary
  • Speaking/Listening
  • Writing
  • Grammar
  • Culture
  • TOEFL Test Preparation

Students will take an Accuplacer ESL test on arrival to determine their level of the program.

Students will receive a “Certificate of Completion” when they pass the TOEFL test or successfully complete the Advanced Level.

Students enrolled in the ELI program will benefit from:

  • Orientation (which will inform students how to successfully complete the program).
  • Small classes.
  • Field trip opportunities.
  • A full-service college that offers on-campus housing, meal plans, athletics, student life, and an International Student Institute.
  • Access to top research universities nearby, including University of Michigan and Michigan State University.

Three international students


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To apply for the program, please visit the International Admissions page.