Other English Programs

In addition to our Intensive English Program, we offer other specialized English programs

 

International Teaching Assistants

The Intensive English Program tests the spoken English proficiency of all incoming international teaching assistants for the University of Miami before they are assigned a teaching load. Students who do not successfully pass the test are eligible to demonstrate their spoken English through a recorded teaching demonstration before a panel. They are also eligible to take a spoken English course designed to improve English oral communication and presentation skills.

Intensive English + International Law LL.M.

This new three-semester program is designed for students who need to improve their English proficiency before they embark on studying for their International Law LL.M. with a specialization in U.S. and Transnational Law for Foreign Lawyers. Applicants who meet all admission requirements other than the English Language Proficiency requirement will be considered for admission.

Customized Language Programs

We can build a language course to meet your learning objectives, your timeline and availability, and your success. We have provided language programs for large corporations, small companies, organizations, groups, and for individuals. Our program participants come from cities throughout the United States as well as other countries. Learn more about our Customized Language Programs.

Graduate Business English Certificate

The Graduate Business English Certificate is an intensive English program designed to prepare international students for the rigors of a graduate business school environment. The program provides practical tools as students learn about and adapt to the expectations of the American classroom. In addition, this program provides students with the opportunity get accustomed to the University of Miami campus and start their graduate business studies experience with full confidence. 

Miami Law Global Summer Academy: Legal English and Skills Program

The Legal English and Skills Program is uniquely designed for students looking to improve their legal English language and lawyering skills. Participants in this two-week experiential learning program will:

  • Improve their legal English speaking and writing proficiency
  • Build a foundation of basic U.S. legal skills
  • Gain an understanding of U.S. legal education and the law school experience

The Program provides an opportunity to meet other law students and practitioners from around the world, and includes professional/networking and social events and visits within the Miami legal community.