Online Classes

CIES is introducing its first online English course! If you are interested in taking an online class with CIES, please complete our short Interest Form. This will allow us to contact you with instructions when our application is ready.

   CIES Online Course Interest Form

Integrated Skills for Academic Purposes

Integrated Skills for Academic Purposes is a course designed specifically for international students who are serious about improving their academic English. In this course you will learn the English language and cultural skills needed to not only pass the TOEFL or IELTS, but also to succeed at the university and beyond.

This course is an intermediate level course for English language learners. Students at the intermediate level should already be able to:

  • understand the main points of academic articles.
  • understand the main points of academic lectures.
  • engage in a discussion about concrete and abstract topics with some degree of fluency.
  • write about explicit and implicit information from texts you read or lectures you hear.

Course Dates: October 23-December 15, 2017
Meeting Times: Mondays and Wednesdays 6:00-7:30pm (Eastern Time Zone/Tallahassee local time)
Course Fees: $120
For more details about the online course, please contact Ms. Felicia Ciappetta at