Intensive English Program
The Intensive English Program (IEP) prepares international students learning English as a second language for full acceptance into the university by accelerating your learning and by providing you with cultural field trips and practice with native English speakers.
IEP offers courses in reading & vocab, writing & grammar, listening & speaking, and American culture & business. Each level includes 18 hours of classroom instruction per week, plus weekly individualized tutorials.
Join our community
You will be part of our international family, with unique world-class learning opportunities. IEP students are integrated into our welcoming community of 4,000 students.
Earn your degree
Concordia’s IEP will prepare you for full participation and success in one of the many majors and degrees available at Concordia University Irvine. Conditional admission is available.
Live in Irvine
When it comes to your ESL experience, it's not just what you learn, it's where you learn. Concordia University Irvine's Southern California location puts you at the center of America's best culture, arts, and entertainment.
The University Experience in Irvine
As an IEP student, you will have access to all university facilities including:
Associate Director of International Admissions