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Develop English Language Proficiency
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We offer six levels of study to meet your English as a foreign language needs. Whether you're a beginner or an advanced English language learner, our program can help you improve your skills.
Intensive English Language Program
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Manhattan College's Intensive English Language Program (IELP) helps international students learn the English language in a small classroom setting on a traditional college campus in New York City. The program offers six levels of English beginner, intermediate and advanced levels of academic English where students benefit from individualized attention and support from professors and peers. Qualified students who successfully complete the IELP will be granted admission into undergraduate programs and will have satisfied the English language proficiency requirement for graduate programs.