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English Language Program

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ELP Summer 2021

Experience English Learning This Summer Semester at Rowan University at Reduced Tuition!  

The English Language Program (ELP) is offering (two) six-week sessions beginning May 10th and ending August 5th. 

You can study for one session (6 weeks) or both sessions (12 weeks). You can take in-person classes or you can take live online classes. 

In-Person Program: 

Courses: Reading, Writing, Listening & Speaking, Grammar. 

Hours per week: 18

Schedule: Monday thru Thursday from 9 am to 2:30 pm (New Jersey Time)

Location: Bunce Hall, Glassboro Campus

Note: Mask required. Social distancing observed. ​Textbooks included.

Online Program:

Courses: Listening & Speaking, Grammar & Writing, and Reading & Vocabulary

Hours per week: 15

Schedule: Monday thru Thursday from 6:30 pm to 10:35 pm (New Jersey Time)

Location: Online. https://zoom.us

Note: Zoom is easy to install on either your computer or phone. Online classes are recorded for students who cannot join live online classes. ​ 

Why Study English at Rowan University: 

  • Up to 70% discount. Regular tuition was $2,000. This Summer, it is $600 for online classes and $750 for in-person classes. 
  • Teachers with many years of experience and a Master’s degree in ESL or a related field
  • Small, personalized learning experiences which allow you to ask all your questions to your teacher
  • In-person class options and on​line class options with your teacher every day. 
  • Improve all four skills: Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing
  • Certificate of Completion for every student who studies English at Rowan University this fall
  • This fall is the perfect time to improve your English and begin on your path to a new and successful life. Don’t lose this opportunity to improve your English at reduced tuition rates this fall! ​


Start/End Dates

Reduced Tuition for In-person Classes on Campus (includes textbooks)

​ Reduced Tuition for
Online Live Classes through Zoom

Summer-1 (6 weeks)

May 10 – June 18, 2021

$750 ($450 for New Jersey residents)

$600​​​ ($300 for New Jersey residents)

Summer-2 (6 weeks)

June 28 – August 5, 2021

$750 ($450 for New Jersey residents)

$600 ($300 for New Jersey residents)

Summer 1+2 (12 weeks)

May 10 – August 5, 2021


$1500 ($900 for New Jersey residents)

$1200 ($600 for New Jersey residents)

 If you are interested, please contact us today at ELP@rowan.edu

About the ELP

Rowan University offers a variety of English language courses and services designed to help non-native speakers of English improve their verbal and written skills professionally, personally, and academically. These programs include an English Language Program in Glassboro, New Jersey (Rowan University’s main campus), an English Language Community Program in Camden, New Jersey (Rowan University’s Camden campus), Pathway Program in Glassboro, New Jersey, TOEFL ITP Testing, and American Language & Culture Institute (Summer School in Glassboro, New Jersey). 

Program Service Location

English Language Program*

Comprehensive intensive academic English language training

Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)

English Language Community Program

Communicative English language program

Camden, NJ (Camden Campus) and Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)

University Conditional Admission Program

Program for degree-seeking students who have met admission requirements for a degree program (undergraduate or graduate) at Rowan University but need to improve their English proficiency.

Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)

Pathway Program

One-semester university prep program for advanced level students (TOEFL/IELTS waiver program).

Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)


Language Test for Rowan University admission (offered once a semester)

Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)

American Language & Culture Institute

Summer English language and American culture program with trips

Glassboro, NJ (Main Campus)

 * Students on F-1 Visa attend the ELP on Rowan University’s main campus in Glassboro, New Jersey.

The ELP at Rowan University is a university intensive academic English program for international and local immigrant students, and our primary goal is to prepare students for university success.

This program has had a history of over 50 years helping students from non-English speaking countries all over the world and have had great careers in the U.S. and other countries.

The ELP has five levels: Level 1 (Low Beginner), Level 2 (High Beginner), Level 3 (Low Intermediate), Level 4 (High Intermediate) and Level 5 (Advanced). After taking the placement test, you will be placed in the level that best suits your knowledge of the English language.

Classes run on the regular University semester schedule; Monday-Thursday 9:00am-3:00pm. There are two enrollment terms per semester. Each term is 7 weeks long. Attending the ELP for one full semester is 14 weeks long. 

Class topics include:

  • Academic Reading
  • Academic Writing
  • Listening & Speaking/Pronunciation
  • Oral Presentations
  • Grammar

If you successfully complete the 12-week Advanced Level (Level 5) with a minimum GPA of 3.0, you DO NOT need to take the TOEFL or IELTS for admission into undergraduate and graduate programs at Rowan University. 


Program Dates
Start Date
End Date
Application Deadline
Placement Test
Spring I
January 19, 2021
March 4, 2021
January 13, 2021
January 13, 2021
Spring II
March 8, 2021
April 29, 2021
March 1, 2021
March 1, 2021
Summer I
May 10, 2021
June 18, 2021
May 3, 2021
May 3, 2021
Summer II
June 28, 2021
August 5, 2021
June 21, 2021
June 21, 2021
Fall I
September 1, 2021
October 14, 2021
August 23, 2021
August 23, 2021
Fall II
October 25, 2021
December 9, 2021
October 18, 2021
October 18, 2021
Apply Now
There are 3 steps to the ELP application. To complete the application process you must do the following:
  1. All applicants must submit $30 application fee online, by check or money order. 
  2. Next, international students applying for an F-1 Visa must complete the ELP Application.
  3. Once complete, please submit the ELP Application, Copy of Passport (picture page only) and your Financial Statement to our admissions office by email at ELP@rowan.edu.

If you are interested, please contact us today at ELP@rowan.edu

The English Language Program
Rowan University
Glassboro, New Jersey, USA