Intensive English Center

Intensive English Center

Tuition Estimate

Due Date

Payment is due in full at the beginning of the IEC Orientation. Payment plans may be available with the approval of the IEC director. Students must pay the required international health insurance fee to register for classes. Health insurance fees do not qualify for the payment plan. A $300 IEC tuition deposit is required to receive textbooks.

Payment Options

  • Preferred: For your convenience, please use Flywire to pay your IEC fees.
  • Bank issued check (in US Dollars). Make check payable to Intensive English Center.
  • Cash (in US Dollars)
  • Credit Card

Cost Estimate Per Semester

Tuition, books, cultural activities, student fees* $4,935 USD/semester
Health insurance estimate (mandatory)** $1,465/year
Living expenses (estimate) $5,000 USD/semester
Total estimate $11,400 USD/semester

Please note: New students are required to pay a $100 orientation fee.

Applicants must provide documentation proving financial support for a full year of academic studies. Please see page two of the application for financial requirements.


Continuing Student Scholarship: $200 USD scholarship for all students returning for another semester to study in the IEC.

Failure to pay in full may result in registration dropped for non-payment, additional late payment fees, registration holds, and end of semester documents being withheld in the IEC office. Health insurance must be paid in full to register.

The IEC follows St. Cloud State policies regarding drop/add dates, withdrawals, & refunds. Students must complete orientation, testing, and meet any financial obligations stipulated by the IEC program in order to register. Withdrawal from the program past the drop date will result in a grade of "W" on your transcripts and full financial obligation.

* Fees cover student ID cards, access to computer labs on campus, computer accounts, library, sports/recreational facilities, cultural events on campus, (films, plays, music performances, etc.), health and counseling centers.

** Health insurance coverage is an annual fee. If you enroll in the spring or summer semester, the fee will be prorated. If you leave the US before the end of the academic year, you may apply for a refund of the unused portion of your annual health insurance.