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2016-17 Catalog 
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Intensive English Program (IEP)

Stevenson Union 322


The Southern Oregon University Intensive English Program (IEP) is for non-native speakers of English who need to improve their English language proficiency.  Courses provide students with the opportunity to develop oral and written proficiency for academic study at SOU. The IEP has six levels. New students take an English Placement Test to determine their appropriate level. Upon successful completion of the IEP, students meet English Language Proficiency admission requirements and matriculate into regular academic classes.

The IEP is part of Southern Oregon University.  Undergraduate students who do not have the required English proficiency are eligible for Conditional Admission will enroll in the full-time IEP.  All visa and other U.S. government documents will be handled through the SOU Office of International Programs. IEP students are not required to submit TOEFL, IELTS, or other scores in order to receive a Conditional Admission to SOU. 

 For more information on the IEP program, please visit our website or call 541-552-6336.