Director's Message

Welcome to Florida State University and the Center for Intensive English Studies!
Dr. Patrick Kennell

If you are really serious about learning English, then CIES is the place for you. We will give you all of the English language skills and cultural knowledge necessary for success in today's world. Our highly qualified and experienced instructors and staff will ensure that your experience here is a very productive and pleasant one. In addition, not only will you learn English thoroughly, but you will also meet students from around the world and make friends that will last a lifetime. CIES is truly the place "where the world comes to learn English!"

On this website, you should be able to find all of the information you need about our program, classes, cost, etc. If you cannot find the information that you are looking for, please e-mail or call us and we will be happy to answer any questions that you may have.

I look forward to meeting you personally and welcoming you to the great state of Florida. I know that this will be one of the best and most exciting experiences of your life!


Dr. Patrick Kennell

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