International Study Center
The International Study Center offers a preparation program that leads towards your degree at Lipscomb and supports you as you settle into life in the USA.
The International Year program is equivalent to the first year of an undergraduate degree. At the International Study Center, you’ll study academic modules that relate to your degree as well as study skills and English language classes that enhance your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills.
When you successfully complete the International Year and achieve the required grades, you’ll progress to year two of your degree at Lipscomb University.
During the International Year, you will study a combination of English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses and academic content courses. Below is a sample list of the courses you may take in your first year of your program:
2 , 3 or 4 semesters
4-semester option includes additional Intensive English Program.
August and January
September 3 - Labor Day
October 12 - Fall Break
November 19-23 - Thanksgiving
January 21 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
March 18-22 - Spring Break
April 25 - Study Day
Find out the grades you need to achieve to join the International Year program.
Tuition, accommodation and other fees you'll need to pay if your application is accepted.