Important Update Regarding the English Language Program

The English Language Program (ELP) will not be accepting applications nor offering courses for the remainder of 2019 (Spring, Summer, and Fall semesters). If you are interested in the ELP, please submit your application for Winter, 2020.

If you have any questions, please contact the International Center at or at 810-762-0867.


The English Language Program at the University of Michigan-Flint is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period April 2014 through April 2018 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. 

CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 801 North Fairfax Street, Suite 402A, Alexandria, VA 22314, 703.665-3400,

View the 2014 CEA Standards
Filing a Complaint Against an Accredited Program


The ELP is a member of  EnglishUSA: the American Association of Intenstive English Programs. Such membership provides valuable resources, offers professional development, and adheres to professional standards for IEPs. The ELP staff hold memberships in the following professional associations: TESOL, MITESOL, NAFSA, MIWLA, and MAIE.