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Intensive coursesThe English for Academic Success program has created intensive courses to help meet the needs of the large number of working professionals who would like to improve their English proficiency skills, but lack the time to do so.










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Foundations program:

Commencement 2013Intensive Pronunciation

Intensive pronunciation workshop and instruction for non-native English speakers focusing on oral and fluency skills. Emphasis on the features of English pronunciation that have the greatest effect on comprehensibility. This class features an initial recorded assessment and a post-workshop individual assessment. Additional practice material is provided for continued self-study.

Intensive Presentation Skills

An intensive skills course with specific focus on oral and presentation skills.  Participants will participate in presentations and receive direct feedback on how to improve communication and intelligibility.

Intensive Writing for Academia

An intensive writing workshop series to help with concise language, strong argumentation, self-editing, and tools for voiding the 10 most common writing mistakes for international students.


Contact Karen Marsh Schaeffer at for upcoming intensives or for more information.

Last Updated: 8/22/16