OGE – Office of International Programs

University of Mississippi

English Language Pathway Programs

 

The Intensive English Program (IEP) at the University of Mississippi 

  • International undergraduate students who meet the University’s academic admission requirements but not the English language proficiency requirement may apply to be conditionally admitted.
  • Conditionally admitted students take English language classes at the IEP until they reach the needed proficiency for admission to a degree program.
  • Students may then provide evidence of English proficiency b:
    • Completing the IEP’s Advanced Plus course with a B grade or higher
    • Submitting qualifying TOELF, IELTS or PTE-A test scores.
  • Contact IEP at iep@olemiss.edu for more information about the IEP program. Or contact the Office of International Programs (OIP) for more information about conditional admission as an undergraduate international student.

 

EC English Language Centers (EC) 

  • EC English Language Centers is a partner of the University of Mississippi’s Office of International Programs.
  • International EC applicants/students who meet the University’s academic admission requirements but not the English language proficiency requirement may apply to be conditionally admitted to an undergraduate degree program.
  • Such students may study at EC until they provide evidence of English proficiency by:
    • Submitting evidence of 80% or higher on the EC English Language Centres’ Upper Intermediate Level Test
    • Submitting qualifying TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-A test scores.
  • Once all requirements for undergraduate study at the University have been met, students are then fully admitted and may subsequently transfer to the University.
  • Contact Jeffrey Nagengast, EC’s University Programs Admissions Coordinator, at jeffreynagengast@ecenglish.com, for further information.

 

English Language Services (ELS) 

  • ELS us a partner of the University of Mississippi’s Office of International Programs.
  • International undergraduate ELS applicants/students who meet the University’s academic admission requirements but not the English language proficiency requirement may apply to be conditionally admitted to an undergraduate degree program.
  • Such students may study at ELS until they provide evidence of English language proficiency by:
    • Submitting evidence of having successfully completed ELS Level 112 Intensive English for Academic Purposes with ELS Education Services with a grade of B (3.0) or higher
    • Submitting qualifying TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-A test scores.
  • Once all requirements for admission to undergraduate study at the University have been meet, students are then fully admitted and may subsequently transfer to the University. 
  • Contact ELS directly for further information.