Intensive English Program


Placement Testing

Placement testing for international and community students is scheduled for Wednesday, January 11 in Spratt 103 from 1:00-4:30 p.m.

Morning testing is scheduled for community students who are planning to take day classes. The testing will be held Tuesday, January 10 in Spratt 103 from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Please contact the Intensive English Program office for more information and to schedule an appointment. Appointments are appreciated, but not mandatory.

The Intensive English Program at Missouri Western State University has been developed to offer international students a strong foundation in the English language.

This foundation will enable international students to succeed in their chosen academic fields and become more comfortable living in the community.

Request Information: credit courses

If you live outside the United States and would like information about taking CREDIT courses through the Intensive English Program, please fill out this form:

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Request Information: non-credit courses

If you live in the St. Joseph area and would like information about taking NON-CREDIT courses through the Intensive English Program, please fill out this form:

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English as a Second Language courses
  • Beginning level
  • Intermediate level
  • Advanced level
English as a Second Language courses are offered in:
  • Listening and Speaking
  • Grammar and Composition
  • Reading
  • Academic Writing

The administration and the professors who are involved with the international students totally respect individual values of international students.

Ahmad Shah Salimee, Afghanistan