Texas State Intensive English Language Program (TSIE)

Thornton International House
344 W. Woods Street
T: 512-245-7810 F: 512-245-3752

The Texas State Intensive English (TSIE) Program offers non-credit and credit university intensive English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) courses for students who:

  • want to improve their command of the English language before/during entering college or university-level programs of study;
  • are international students participating in exchange through the Study Abroad Program, academic programs at both graduate and undergraduate levels or a visiting scholar program; or
  • would like to polish their English language abilities for academic readiness, test preparation, self-improvement and/or cultural integration.

Beginning, intermediate, and advanced classes, emphasizing academic reading, writing, listening, speaking, and American Culture are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions.