Intensive English Program

If you are interested in pursuing a college program or professional advancement, FVTC's Intensive English certificate programs will help you get there quickly. These credit courses allow you to pick your hours, choose your course of study and qualify for student VISA applicant status.

Learning Options


Intensive Learn English Program (IEP)

Interested in pursuing a college degree program or professional advancement? Intensive English classes and certificates will help you develop the English Language skills to accomplish your goals. This program is eligible for application for F-1 International Student Visa status.

IEP is a great choice for anyone that speaks English as a foreign language to prepare for academic and professional pursuits.

Learn More & Register

English Language Competency
Foundations | Development | Academic


Here's What Students Have Said

Omar, Morocco



I'm really enjoying my time as an Intensive English student. I'm in love with the atmosphere. Thanks, FVTC!

Ganyla, Senegal



I have the chance to have amazing teachers who are very supportive and very patient with me.

Why Fox Valley Tech?

Why Choose FVTC?
  • Friendly, personalized attention

  • On-campus advisor

  • Small class size

  • Safe and welcoming community

  • Field trips included

  • International/Multicultural organizations on campus

Benefits of Learning English With Us
  • Beginner, intermediate, advanced English levels

  • 16-week sessions

  • September and January start dates

  • Academic classroom environment

  • TOEFL test not required to enter FVTC programs

  • TOEFL Preparation classes available

  • Earn English Language Competency Certificates

  • Continue on to courses that lead to a high school credential

How do I get started?

To get started, find out more information about the type of English learning you are interested in starting.

Intensive English Learning
Email: Intensive English

Register for Intensive English Orientation Session:
Email: Karie Mindock