The English As a Second Language Summer Intensive Program
will run from July 2 through Aug. 3. The full program
provides over 25 hours a week of course work (intermediate,
advanced and advanced plus levels), language lab practices
and social activities designed to sharpen and refine
speaking, reading and writing skills. Testing the first day
of the program and advising throughout the five-week term
guarantee placement in appropriate classes.
Morning classes, which meet Monday through Friday,
include Oral Communication, Reading and Writing; afternoon
classes, Monday through Thursday, include American Culture,
TOEFL Prep and English for Medical Professionals.
Students have full access to the Language Lab for
additional language activities.
After hours, students meet for conversation groups and
social and recreational activities — movie nights,
evening harbor sails, Orioles baseball game, and visits to
The tuition for the full immersion program is $2,300.
Students unable to attend the full program may select one
or two courses for tuition of $795 per course. The deadline
for registration is June 22.
Housing must be arranged separately. Limited housing
is available for students 18 and older in university
residence halls. Meal plans are optional. For more
information on housing, go to the Housing and Dining Web
Students enrolled in the full program may obtain the
J-1 visa. Visa application deadline is May 1. Visas are not
granted for part-time study. For more information, go to