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Rowan University

English Language Programs [Camden, New Jersey]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • 57 years’ experience and well- equipped facilities with cutting-edge learning resources and easy access
  • Warm, friendly, family-like atmosphere
  • Small classes 10- 15 students’ maximum

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  • Information
    • About the ESL Program
    • The English Language Programs at Rowan University provides students with the English language competencies, academic skills, and cultural understanding to succeed in their educational and career goals in an international arena. By hiring the most highly qualified instructors and staff, offering an academically rigorous curriculum, and maintaining a student-centered philosophy IELP meets the needs of all its students. IELP strives to foster a learning culture that embraces the exploration of cross-cultural ideas in a comprehensively supportive environment that connects students with the wider university and surrounding communities.
    • DATA
    • Type : Public University
      Establishment : 1969
      Membership/Accreditation : EnglishUSA, UCIEP / University
      Enrollment : 50-75
      Average Class Size : 10-15
      Student Adviser : Available
      Airport Pickup : Student Arranged
      Internet Access : Available On-Campus
      Tuition : Low
      Activities : Frequently Available
      Location : Urban
      Transportation : Bus, Train, Taxi
    • A Message from School
    • Most of our students tell us that Rowan’s IELP feels like a home away from home. We feel that, along with providing the academic instruction for university access, our caring and nurturing environment is most important to us. Please take a look at our website to learn more. And if you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact me at RowanELP@rowan.edu
      We hope to see you in our international family at the IELP at Rowan!
      Semia Rafeh de Maddah
      Director, English Language Programs
      Rowan University
    • CONTACT INFORMATION
    • Rowan University
      Intensive English Language Program

      129 North Broadway
      Camden, New Jersey  08102  U.S.A.
  • More Details
    • Student Countries of Origin
    • The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) at Rowan University has hosted students from countries all around the world.
    • Faculty Qualifications
    • IELP instructors are trained, fully-certified professionals. Most instructors have lived and traveled abroad and have extensive experience teaching English to students from around the world. The personal and academic qualities of the instructors make each uniquely qualified to offer meaningful language-learning opportunities and to care deeply about their students.
    • Housing
    • While attending the IELP, students have the option to live in on-campus dormitories. Students living on-campus will be close to classes, campus activities, and other students – both American and international. Students are encouraged to make their housing arrangements as soon as possible due to the limited amount of space available. The school may provide information about private off-campus apartments; however, it is the students’ responsibility to make their own arrangements. For more information, use the Contact Address to ask the school directly.
    • Surrounding Area
    • The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) is housed in the Camden Campus of Rowan University and is close to Philadelphia (10 minutes), New York City (one hour), Washington D.C. (two hours) as well as the Jersey shore, Pennsylvania Dutch country, and the Pocono Mountains offering points of interest and year-round entertainment. Excellent public transport and convenience make the location one of the most desirable in the Northeast USA.
    • About the College/University
    • Rowan University has attracted the attention of national organizations that evaluate colleges and universities. U.S. News & World Report ranks Rowan University 19th of Northern Regional Universities and third among the public institutions in the category. The College of Engineering is ranked 34th nationally among institutions where the highest engineering degree offered is a bachelor's or master's, and the Mechanical Engineering program is ranked 10th. The Princeton Review included the William G. Rohrer College of Business in its edition of the “Best 296 Business Schools: 2015 Edition” from among more than 1,800 business schools nationwide. The University has received more than a dozen awards for green initiatives since 2007. Recently, The Princeton Review listed it in its “Guide to 322 Green Colleges.”
    • Conditional Admission / Credit Courses
    • Conditional Admission to the university is available for qualified students.
  • Courses
    • Intensive English Language Program (IELP)

    • About This Course
    • The IELP has five levels ranging from beginning to advanced. Students in level one begin their studies with a focus on basic communication. As they work their way through the levels, the focus turns toward academic language and culture. In the higher levels, students will also have a chance to take oral presentation skills in preparation for the university classroom, which has a high expectation on doing presentations.

      Classes include practice in the four language skills: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Students can expect to do whole class activities as well as individual and group presentations. Most classes are project-based with specific immediate and long-term goals, objectives, learning outcomes, and assessments. Field trips to nearby points of attraction round out the curriculum.

      Successful completion of Rowan’s IELP and exit test will allow for matriculation into the university.
    • Course Data
    • CLASS SIZE: 10-15 Students
      CLASS LEVELS: 5 Levels
      COURSE LENGTH: 14 Weeks
      MINIMUM AGE: 18 Years Old
      REQUIREMENT: High School Graduate
      VISA INFORMATION: I-20 Issued Upon Admission
      HOUSING: On-Campus Residence
    • Dates
    • 2017
      14 WEEKS:
      9/5 - 12/8
      Apply by 8/1



    • Fees
    • APPLICATION FEE
      N/A
      TUITION FEE (2017)
      14 WEEKS US$ 4,000
      HOUSING
      PLACEMENT FEE
      HOUSING FEE
      LENGTH HOMESTAY DORMITORY / ON-CAMPUS APARTMENT OFF-CAMPUS RESIDENCE
      14 WEEKS N/A US$ 5,250 N/A
      Airport Pickup Service
      Student Must Arrange Transportation
      Student Insurance
      US$ 750 (14w)
    • Remarks / Other Information
    • Dates and Fees are approximate and may change without prior notice.
      Suggested Housing Fees include meal plan.
  • Location
    • United States Glassboro, New Jersey
    • Location
      Rowan University
      Intensive English Language Program

      129 North Broadway Camden, New Jersey  08102  U.S.A.
    • Getting To Your School
    • From Philadelphia International Airport:
      Taxis are available at the airport. The trip to campus will cost a flat rate of US $30-35 not including tip (suggested tip: 15% to the driver) and will take 45 minutes.
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