Florida International University ELI
English Language Institute

Fast Facts

  • School Size

    Small

  • Cost of Attendance

    $1,000—$5,000 Session

  • Affiliation

    Public

  • Type of School

    University/Intensive English Program

  • Student Body Gender

    Co-ed

  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation

  • Scholarships for International Students

    Yes

  • Conditional Admission Available

    No

  • Top Programs

    English Language (ESL), English for Academic Purposes, Intensive English

  • Setting

    City

  • Accreditation and Certification

    EnglishUSA Member, UCIEP Member, SACS

  • Type of Housing

    Apartment

  • Social Media

Come to Florida International University's
English Language Institute in Miami!
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What Makes the E.L.I. Special?

  • Small classes for individualized attention
  • 30 class hours per week, plus assignments
  • Specialized, experienced faculty
  • Extra conversational activities
  • Language and computer laboratories
  • University counseling
  • Students from over 38 different countries
  • Warm, friendly environment
  • Modern, spacious facilities
  • Cultural/recreational activities
  • Community involvement

What Programs does the E.L.I. Offer?

1. Intensive english program

Focus: Academic
Courses: grammar, communication, writing, reading/vocabulary
Levels: 0-7
Students must take all the classes above.

Elective Courses:
PBT TOEFL Preparation
IBT TOEFL Preparation
IELTS Preparation

Length: 10 weeks
Total hours: 320
Academic Requirements: None
Minimum Age: 17

2. SUMMER PROGRAMS: LANGUAGE & CULTURE 

Focus: Semi-Academic
Integrated Grammar/Conversation

Courses: Language & Culture
Levels: 1-6
Daily Schedule: Monday -Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Total hours: 48
Academic Requirements: None
Minimum age: 17

3. IMMERSION PROGRAM (SUPER INTENSIVE conversation)

Focus: Non-Academic
Immersion course in conversational English

Courses: Conversation only
Levels: Beginning, intermediate, and advanced
Daily Schedule: Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Total hours: 45
Academic Requirements: None
Minimum Age: 17

What Special Classes does the E.L.I. Offer?

  • PBT TOEFL Preparation
  • IBT TOEFL Preparation
  • IELTS Preparation

In addition, the E.L.I. staff organize events and social activities which provide students with opportunities to practice English outside the classroom.

Florida International University ELI
English Language Institute


11200 SW 8th Street
Labor Center (LC) 101
Miami FL 33199
P: 305-348-2222
EnglishUSA Member UCIEP Member
For more information: Florida International University ELI
English Language Institute