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International Student Services

Intensive Language &
Culture Program (ILCP)

English as a Second Language (ESL)

 ClassWelcome to Avila’s Intensive Language and Culture Program!
Here are some facts about our program:

  • 20 hours of English (ESL) per week in Speaking & Listening, Grammar, Reading & Vocabulary, and Writing classes

  • Multiple levels of classes

  • Additional afternoon classes available at no extra cost

  • Small ESL class size

  • One-on-one tutoring

  • Take classes in your major for credit while you study ESL

  • ESL teacherHighly qualified and caring teachers who give you personal attention

  • No TOEFL necessary to enter the ESL program

  • On-campus dormitories available

  • Safe place to study

Study ESL and Take Regular Classes
Students in the Intensive Language and Culture Program are able to take up to 7 credits of non-ESL classes. This means that you can begin work on your degree while you study ESL! You can also study ESL only.


Contact us at international@avila.edu or 816-501-3772