UT Tyler

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.

Seminar Options 

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

Past Seminars

Business English
August 7-11, 2017 from 9 - 12 p.m.
Course description: Students will expand their business English vocabulary, improve pronunciation and command of English grammar, learn how to write effective and professional business emails, and how to make effective business presentations.
Fee: $180 plus $45 for materials and textbook fee
Call 903.565.6155 option 1 for more information or email us at ieli@uttyler.edu.


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