Intensive English Center

Short Term Programs

Interested? Contact us to learn more.

To request a Language & Culture program for your group, please include the following in your e-mail to

  • Your name and institution
  • Program dates (2 weeks minimum)
  • Preferred program content
  • Number of expected participants (10 minimum)
  • Available budget
  • Other important information
Please request your short-term program as soon as possible. We can accommodate a limited number of groups during the same time period. 

Create an Experience of a Lifetime!

Create a custom educational experience with the Intensive English Center at St. Cloud State University! Our Language & Culture programs are short-term study abroad experiences created to fit your group's needs. During this program, participants will learn English, practice their skills, and explore American culture through activities and field trips.

Program Highlights

  • English instruction (hours per week vary)
  • Cultural activities & field trips
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • On-campus room & board
  • Welcome Ceremony & Closing Ceremony
  • Certificate of Participation
  • Transportation, including roundtrip to and from the airport.
  • Activity mentors
  • Select access to university services and facilities
  • Walking distance to downtown St. Cloud, MN
  • Easy access to city bus
  • Located 1 hour from Minneapolis-St. Paul

Program Dates and Length

Short-term programs are offered year-round. Programs vary in length depending on your group's interests and needs. Most programs are 2-4 weeks long.


Cost varies based on group need, interest, and available budget. We can provide an estimate once we receive your program request and essential details. Full payment is required before arrival.

Language & Culture Brochure

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