Intensive English Program: Mission



The East Carolina University Language Academy (ECULA) advances the University’s internationalization, diversity, and inclusion goals through the provision of

  • High-quality intensive English training to non-native speakers;
  • Short-term and other specialized programming focusing on English training and/or American culture to non-native speakers; and
  • Language and cultural training for members of the ECU and Greenville communities.

Through these programs and training, participants are able to achieve the linguistic proficiency and/or cultural competency required to attain their academic, professional, and personal goals.  Continuous evaluation of ECULA courses and programming assures the program’s compliance with established national and international standards.


East Carolina University Language Academy is proud to be accredited through the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.



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