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English Language Institute
Mercer University English Language Institute is an academic program that prepares students for university study. There are six levels and each session lasts seven to eight weeks. The first week is registration, testing and placement, and orientation. Classes meet Monday through Friday. Classes are offered in grammar, writing, listening/speaking and reading. We also offer courses in TOEFL, presentation skills, and American Culture. The faculty are experienced and professionally prepared. The computer lab offers state-of-the art English language software, Internet access, word processing and e-mail.
Mercer University's Atlanta Campus is located in northeast Atlanta. Atlanta is an international city of over 4 million and is a major business city in the United States.
All instructors have a minimum of Master's degree in TESOL or similar degree.
General English: Yes
English for Academic Purposes (EAP): Yes
English for Business: Yes
Other Programs:Special ESL program for Nurses.
Private Classes: Yes
Customised Groups: Yes
Maximum Class Size: 15
Average Class Size: 12
Beginner Levels: 2
Intermediate Levels: 2
Advanced Levels: 2
Minimum Hours Required Per Week: 20
Maximum Hours Per Week: 0
Part Time Available: Yes
Student Origins and Enrollments
Latin America: 15%
Middle East: 0%
Fees based on a session length of 4 weeks.
Fees may have changed since this information was published — check for latest information.
Included means that this service is provided at no extra charge.
International student advisor, campus health services, campus security, university cafeteria, physical education programs - gymnasium, pool and weight room
Public transportation is available. Van service from the nearby Ramada Plaza Hotel if students stay there.
New courses begin approximately every eight weeks starting in January, March, May, June, August and October. Overseas applicants must apply at least 30 days in advance. Applications may be requested from address, fax, or e-mail listed above.