University coursework demands a high level of English. This involves developing a strong command of the English language not only for general communication, but for academic conversations, taking notes in class, writing papers, and researching for projects. The English for Academic Purposes program provides students an opportunity to learn and improve the academic language necessary in higher education. Learn more about our program, its requirements, and how it will best prepare you for your academic future at Lipscomb University.
Full-time and part-time options are available.
5-20 hours of class per week; one to four semesters of study; qualified language instructors; full access to university facilities and participation in student life; non-credit courses in a non-degree certificate program; Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) approved; SEVP / SEVIS approved
We offer intensive English courses in academic English for students who intend to pursue coursework at university. The courses cover academic reading, vocabulary, writing, listening, note-taking skills, and presentations. Join our exciting and challenging courses to improve your academic English!