Academic Preparation for Graduate Programs


  • Academic Preparation courses can accommodate the needs and interests of a range of learners
    • from international students considering graduate school abroad
    • to U.S. undergraduates wanting more tips and skills to help them take the next step in their education. 
  • Many courses have multiple levels to meet student target goals, backgrounds, and proficiency.
  • Courses are open to native and non-native speakers.


Courses provide the opportunity to improve and refine the language and communication skills needed for graduate admissions and coursework.

Topics covered include

  • graduate program expectations and admissions processes;
  • argument analysis, research, and writing;
  • source-based research reports for specific disciplines;
  • the grammar and vocabulary to successfully complete projects in specific disciplines


* Ten-week session