IEP staff and students in front of the NC State wall in Talley Student Union.

English Program

Where Academic Success Begins

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Join the Intensive English Program at NC State for our spring session from January 2 – April 23, 2020. The deadline for new students to apply is November 15, 2019.

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Our talented team of ESL professionals will help you achieve your goals whether you are preparing for a degree program or improving your English skills for your career.

Meet our instructors


  • Universidad Nacional de San Agustín de Arequipa is one of NC State’s newest international partners and one of the oldest public universities in Peru. The relationship was recently established through the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and is intended […]
  • Reutlingen University, founded in 1855, is one of Germany’s leading universities and one of NC State’s strategic partners in study abroad and international dual degree programs, offering international academic programs with close ties to industry and commerce.  The university is […]
  • Ingrid Schmidt is the Associate Vice Provost and Director for External Relations and Development for the Office of Global Engagement. Schmidt develops and maintains important relationships with alumni, the community, and donors for the purpose of unit advancement, global student […]