Texas State Intensive English Language Program (TSIE)

Thornton International House
344 W. Woods Street
Telephone: 512-245-7810 Fax: 512-245-3752

Texas State Intensive English (TSIE) is a non-credit university intensive English-as-a-Second-Language (ESL) program for students who:

  • want to improve their command of the English language before entering college or university-level programs of study;
  • are participating in the TSIE Bridge Programs; 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, grammar, and oral skills, are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions.