Academic English

The Academic English program provides you with top-rate English language instruction and the academic skills to succeed at Mason.

NEW: Academic English 2.0 Our updated Academic English program includes:

  • Assured study plan: placement assurance for students with qualifying scores under a year old at program start
  • Measured Progress: consistent growth at each level (estimated 10 TOEFL/.5 IELTS points per semester)
  • Enhanced Level Transfer: level portability across our US partners
  • Academic Study Plan Calculator: add your program and English scores and receive an estimated study plan showing your duration of study
INTO PROGRESS YOUR WAY. Your time. Your location. Your track.

Want to customize your studies to suit you? We’d love to see you on campus, but if you are unable to travel, our flexible learning options allow you to start your degree right away, wherever you are, on-campus or online.

Course features

What you'll learn:

  • Present spoken and written ideas accurately and effectively in English
  • Write research papers with proper use of citations and references
  • Read, understand and critically evaluate academic texts
  • Understand and use vocabulary common to academic disciplines
  • Take useful and accurate notes in academic lectures and presentations
  • Understand US values in an academic setting
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The Academic English program prepares you for university study in the US.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma required.


Dates and prices

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Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Class duration:

18-22 hours per week

The Academic English program prepares you for university study in the US.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma required.


Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Class duration:

18-22 hours per week

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma required.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Class duration:

18-22 hours per week

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

No English language requirement; students will be assessed and placed upon arrival.

Age requirements: 17 years and above
Academic requirements:

High school diploma required.

Dates and prices

Choose your:
Start date:
Course length:

Class information

Maximum class size (for English language teaching): 20
Class duration:

18-22 hours per week

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