Future Students

About Kennesaw State University 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its more than 35,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university's vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit, draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. It is one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country.

About the Intensive English Program 

Founded in 2009, Kennesaw State University’s Intensive English Program has taught English to students from over 70 different countries. The IEP offers beginning through advanced courses in ESL to prepare students for university study at institutions in the U.S. Our dedicated faculty and staff strive to offer our international students the opportunity to develop their English language
skills and understanding of American culture.
The Intensive English Program offers 18 hours of class instruction per week in the subjects of Grammar, Reading, Writing, Vocabulary and Idioms, and Listening and Speaking with an optional Pronunciation course. 
All Intensive English Program courses are offered on Kennesaw State University’s main campus. We encourage students to interact with the college community and to participate in the daily life of the campus. In addition to classes, IEP students are welcome to use the library, visit the Writing Center, volunteer with Volunteer KSU, and join KSU’s International Student Association.
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The information on the KSU Intensive English Program (IEP) website is intended only for current and future students students, faculty, and staff affiliated with the KSU IEP. All matters relating to the immigration status of the student is the student's responsibility, not the responsibility of KSU IEP. If a student has immigration issues that require legal advice, the student is encouraged to seek professional services from a qualified immigration attorney. Any information on KSU IEP's website is subject to change at any time and without notice and may not apply to individuals outside of KSU IEP. Nothing contained herein should be construed as legal advice as contemplated under any statue, regulation, or other law.