Welcome to the IECP

If you are planning on attending Penn State or another American university but would like to improve your English, you’ve come to right place! Since 1976, the IECP has been Penn State’s premier intensive English program, offering courses in academic English to prepare the pre-matriculated student for undergraduate and graduate studies at an American university.  Experienced faculty engage students in a cutting-edge, comprehensive curriculum which includes grammar, oral communication, listening, reading, writing, and test skills in addition to providing opportunities to connect with current Penn State students and classes. 

PSU News
  • Board approves second consecutive tuition freeze for Pennsylvania undergraduates On Jul 18, 2019 The Penn State Board of Trustees voted to approve the 2019-20 operating budget and tuition and fees schedules during its full meeting July 18 at Penn State Brandywine. The $6.8 billion budget includes no tuition increase for all Pennsylvania resident undergraduate students for the second year in a row.
  • Extreme heat expected through Sunday in central Pennsylvania On Jul 18, 2019 High heat and humidity are expected across central Pennsylvania starting Friday, July 19, and lasting through Sunday, July 21, with temperatures at University Park topping out in the mid-90s and heat index values exceeding 100 degrees. Members of the Penn State community are reminded to take precautions to stay cool and safe during the hot weather.
  • Dambly, Schuyler re-elected Board of Trustees chair, vice chair On Jul 18, 2019 The Penn State Board of Trustees voted to re-elect Mark H. Dambly as chair and Matthew W. Schuyler as vice chair during its meeting today (July 18) at Penn State Brandywine.
Upcoming Events
Jul 22, 2019 | 09:20 AM IECP Final Exams
Jul 26, 2019 | 02:30 PM IECP Awards Ceremony
Aug 19, 2019 | 09:00 AM Fall 2019 Orientation
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