Improve Your English Communication and Cross-Cultural Skills This Summer

Are you staying in Chicago and looking for things to do this summer? If you’re staying in Chicago, why don’t you enjoy all that this amazing city offers and consider enrolling in a non-credit English communication course to strengthen your overall language and cross-cultural skills before the next academic year begins.

All courses are taught by highly experienced instructors and offered at a greatly reduced tuition rate. See below for more information and email English Language Services ( if you have any questions. If you already know you’re interested in signing up, fill out this form by Friday, May 3, and we’ll get back to you very quickly.


All members of the international community at Illinois Tech are encouraged to participate.


Improving your English and communication skills will help you excel in your coursework, enable you to collaborate more easily with others, and strengthen your ability to be successful in the global workforce.

What and When?

Intensive English courses focused on increasing the overall communication and cross-cultural skills of international students:

May 13 – August 2, 2024 (summer D session), Mies campus

  • IEP Listening and Speaking (6 hours), $1,644
    Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:00am-12:40pm
  • IEP Reading and Writing (6 hours), $1,644
    Wednesdays and Fridays 1:50pm-4:30pm
  • IEP Grammar (3 hours), $822
    Time TBD
  • Introduction to United States Culture (3 hours), $822
    Fridays 10:00am-12:40pm

Learn more about the courses here.


Courses will meet in person on Illinois Tech’s Mies Campus.

How do I sign up?

Please complete this short form by May 3 if you are interested in taking an intensive English course this summer.

For questions or more information about English language courses, please contact