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Intensive English Language Institute Seminars

Week-long English Courses

The Intensive English Language Institute (IELI) offers community members, UT Tyler students, IELI students, and visiting delegations several options for study. Seminars tend to be one to two weeks long and held between our 8-week intensive Academic English Program sessions. We offer four different seminars per year which assist students in building their knowledge of professional topics, as well as provide practices for English Proficiency Tests like TOEFL and IELTS.

Upcoming Seminars Available NOW!

Summer Seminar: Business English
Seminar Dates: July 30-Aug 3, 2018 
Application Deadline: July 25, 2018

Register today!

Reserve your spot for an upcoming seminar by filling out an application and emailing it to ieli@uttyler.edu or dropping it off personally at 3620 Varsity Dr.

Past Seminar Options

Seminars are rotated each year based on demand.  

English For:



Critical Reading

Nursing and Healthcare

Bilingual Teachers and Educators

Language Development for Professionals


TOEFL preparation


Cost and Details

Week-long seminars usually meet for 15 hours a week. The class fee is $180.

Seminars that meet for 21 hours a week are $250.

Select seminars have an additional textbook and materials fee.

Longer-Term Options

Want to study longer than a week? Apply to the Intensive English Language Institute Academic English Program!  

Tuition for a half-session (four weeks) is $1,000. Tuition for our full session program (eight weeks) is $2,000. Additional fees and requirements apply. Learn more now


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