It is important when studying in the United States that your English listening, reading, and comprehension skills are ready for the rigors of academic study.  To be prepared you may want to considering arriving early and attending one of the English language preparatory programs in Vermont.


their English skills whether at the undergraduate of graduate level.  They also have short-

term programs for individuals or groups.  To learn more, visit the college's Intensive

English Program page.


Middlebury College focuses on supporting international students through a Summer

Intensive English College. Students also learn about American history and culture as


• a three-week Intensive Academic Preparation course in early August provides practice in writing academic papers and in developing classroom presentation skills

• semester courses in Advanced English provide instruction in oral and written English


English Language Preparation