Improve Your English Communication and Cross-Cultural Skills This Summer

Are you getting excited for summer? What are your plans? If you’re staying in Chicago and hope to enjoy all that this amazing city offers during our best season, consider also enrolling in an intensive English course to strengthen your overall communication and cross-cultural skills.

All courses are taught by Illinois Tech faculty and offered at a greatly reduced 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 Wednesday, 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 15 – August 4 (summer D session)

  • IEP Listening and Speaking (6 hours), $1,644
    Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m.–12:40 p.m.
  • IEP Reading and Writing (6 hours), $1,644
    Wednesdays and Fridays 1:50–4:30 p.m.
  • Introduction to United States Culture (3 hours), $822
    Fridays 10 a.m.–12:40 p.m.

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