Intensive English Language Program

The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) at Fresno Pacific University (FPU) is designed for students seeking to improve their English abilities. Many of our students are preparing for college level coursework while others are studying for personal or professional advancement. 

Steps to Apply

Program Details

  • 23 hours of instruction each week
  • Beginning to advanced levels of instruction
  • Up-to-date teaching methods
  • Conversation partners
  • Students participate in university events
  • All teachers have master's degrees in TESOL/linguistics


  • FPU is located in the heart of California with easy access to San Francisco, Los Angeles and Yosemite National Park.
  • Our campus is patrolled 24 hours by trained safety officers.
  • International staff will pick you up from the airport and will provide the needed guidance in cultural adjustment.

Start Dates

Spring 2014
Session 3January 13 to March 7
Session 4March 17 to May 9
Summer 2014
Session 1May 12 to June 20
Session 2June 23 to August 1
Fall 2014
Session 1August 25 to October 17
Session 2October 20 to December 12

Steps to Apply

Just follow these simple steps to apply. Get started today!

Class Hours

Classes occur in both the morning and the afternoon. You may contact the International Admissions Office for a sample class schedule.

Program Director