TIEP – English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction in Beaumont or Austin

TIEP at Lamar is located on the beautiful campus of Lamar University, one of the fastest growing higher education institutions in Texas.  Lamar is the intellectual center of Beaumont, an economically booming hub for trade and the petroleum industry, both vital to international businesses.

TIEP in Austin Located in the fastest growing city in the US, TIEP in Austin has helped more than 30,000 students and professionals from 130 countries to achieve their goals. The program accepts individuals who are 17 years of age or older (except for customized group programs).

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Foundations of English

The Foundations of English program is designed for ESL students with beginning to low-intermediate English proficiency as determined by the TIEP Placement Exam.

English for Academic Purposes

The English for Academic Purposes program is designed for ESL students with intermediate to advanced English proficiency, particularly for those who plan to enter an undergraduate or graduate degree program in a U.S. college or university.