If you want to improve your English skills while learning about other cultures and meeting people from around the world, then check out the programs the English Language Institute is offering in Summer 2019.
English for Musicians Boot Camp
June 10 – July 31
The English for Musicians Boot Camp is designed for musicians who wish to build their reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in English. In addition to these skills, participants will also take music history and theory courses.
English Immersion Program
June 30 – July 27
July 7 – July 27
The English Immersion Program develops English fluency and cultural competence through dynamic and engaging content and immersion activities. Participants develop skills in workshops focused on cultural topics in addition to taking trips and meeting new people.
Global Leadership Academy
July 7 – July 27
Global Leadership Academy aims to prepare youth (12-18 years old) to become global leaders. Participants build leadership skills through public speaking, team building, information literacy and writing, and service learning.
July 14 – July 27
In the Global Certificates program, participants build skills to become global leaders and be successful in business in addition to English language skills. Participants in this program may choose the Leadership track or the Innovation and Entrepreneurship track.
Every summer, we are thrilled to have participants come from all over the world to Springfield, Missouri. We enjoy watching every participant grow personally, professionally, and academically. This summer, we hope that you will join us for an experience that will touch your heart and change your life forever.