Established in 1974
Small class sizes and caring, experienced teachers help students at all proficiency levels reach their goals.
Temple University’s Intensive English Language Program (IELP) attracts students from all over the world to the historic city of Philadelphia, the second-largest city on the U.S. east coast, and a cultural, artistic and culinary center. International students enjoy the excellent educational resources available at Temple and the many cultural experiences available on and near campus.
Non-native speakers come to IELP to improve their English language skills for study, employment and to enhance their everyday lives. Temple also offers conditional (Access Temple) and Provisional Admission programs for students who wish to attend our university, as well as special programs that focus on particular skills or provide a cultural immersion experience in the U.S.