Intensive English Language Program

Full-Time Program Overview

IELP Program Brochure

Intensive English Language and American Culture

  • Twenty hours per week of academic English language training

  • Seven levels offered, ranging from beginner to advanced

  • Skill areas include listening/speaking and reading/writing/grammar

  • Language laboratory and computer work included

  • Free institutional TOEFL exam offered at end of each session


Certificates of attendance, achievement, or advancement will be awarded to students who successfully complete course and program requirements.

Student Handbook

IELP Student Handbook, click here.

Conversation Partners

Are you interested in meeting an international student and learning about another culture? Spend one hour each week getting to know a students from another part of the world through the Conversation Partners Program. We pair volunteers with international students who are interested in improving their English conversation skills while learning about life in the United States. For more information, contact

Volunteer Form

Volunteer Manual

Chinese  Korean

Portuguese  Polish

Spanish  Japanese


Program Dates

Exact dates to be announced according to CCSU’s Website

Spring 2017

January 17 - May 12

Fall 2017

August 28 - December 15

Spring 2018

January 17 - May 11

Mailing Address

Intensive English Language Program
Central Connecticut State University
Henry Barnard Hall, Room 124
1615 Stanley Street
Post Office Box 4010
New Britain, CT 06050


(860) 832-3377


IELP TOEFL Exam Cost and Test Date

This is the cost for anyone not taking IELP classes.
$40 Paper-based
For CCSU Admission Only

All exams run 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Monday, January 9, 2017
Friday, May 12, 2017


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