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ESL Programs at the Institute for Language Education

Many international students choose to develop their language skills through an English as a Second Language (ESL) program prior to enrolling in courses at Southern New Hampshire University. SNHU’s Institute for Language Education (ILE) offers 3 programs that can help you advance your speaking, reading and writing skills.

Intensive English Program

Reach English proficiency faster in an immersive ESL program designed to prepare you for a degree program.

Undergraduate Language Studies

Make progress in both your ESL studies and your undergraduate coursework with a pathway program designed for accepted SNHU students.

Experience English

Open only to established groups, Experience English offers a 4-week summer program that balances learning English and experiencing American culture.