Prepare for Success

Want to prepare yourself for English-speaking classrooms? With the Pre-Sessional English program, you get the strong language support you need to feel more comfortable learning in English. Once you complete the Pre-Sessional English program, you’ll transition into the Global First Year program and start working toward your degree.

Program Details

Program Details
Program Length Program
Curriculum
Credits Earned
Toward Degree
Progression
Requirements
Progression
Into
12 – 14 weeks (varies by semester) Planned – All exclusive to Global First Year Students Not applicable Complete ELI level 5, 2.0 GPA and approval from Global First Year Program Global First Year Program

Entry Requirements

To apply for the Pre-Sessional English add-on program at FIU, you should have at least the following qualifications:

Entry Requirements
GPA Minimum Minimum TOEFL® Minimum IELTS™ Minimum Pearson Versant™ Minimum Password
Only one of the scores below required
 2.8 41-59
no subscore below 8
4.0
no subscore below 3.5
36-49
no subscore below 28
4.0
no subscore below 3.5

Build Your Career Before It Even Begins.

Included in Pre-Sessional English, the Career Accelerator is a 2-year program focused on professional development. Learn valuable skills. Gain real-world experience. Customize your experience to fit your goals. So you can stand out when you apply for jobs.