Detailed Program Information

 

20 hours of instruction per week
Program Length- 16-48 weeks depending on level at start of program
Program Completion certificate awarded at completion of Level C2: High Advanced
Forms I-20 will be issued specifically for this program

M-F =     Monday through Friday

M-R =    Monday through Thursday

TR   =    Tuesday and Thursday

MWF =  Monday, Wednesday and Friday

EAP Program LEVELS:

BEGINNER

INTERMEDIATE 

ADVANCED

The number after course name reflect class hours per week.  8-week term.

A1: Low Beginner

  • Basic Vocabulary (5)
  • Basic Reading (5)
  • Basic English Conversation (5)
  • Writing Skills (5)

B1: Low Intermediate

  • Enriched Vocabulary & Reading (5)
  • Basic Grammar (4)
  • Listening & Speaking (6)
  • Essay Writing I (5)

C1: Low Advanced

  • Reading/Writing (8)
  • Eng. Conversation (6)
  • American Culture (6)
  • Last term required for students continuing at MCM

A2: High Beginner

  • Basic Vocabulary & Reading (5)
  • Intro to Grammar (4)
  • Listening & Speaking (6)
  • Paragraph Writing (5)

B2: High Intermediate

  • Advanced Vocabulary & Reading (5)
  • Advanced Grammar (4)
  • Listening & Speaking (6)
  • Essay Writing II (5)

C2: High Advanced

  • Should Be Ready for Regular Coursework at this level
  • May Require “Bridge”
  • ‘EAP only’ students continue same schedule as C1

SAMPLE SCHEDULE

A1: Low Beginner

  • Basic Vocabulary M-F 8:00-8:55
  • Basic Reading M-F 9:00-9:55
  • Basic English Conversation M-F 10:00-10:55
  • Writing Skills M-F 11:00-11:55

B1: Low Intermediate

  • Enriched Vocabulary & Reading M-F 8:00-8:55
  • Basic Grammar MW 1:00-2:30
  • Listening & Speaking II M-R 9:30-11:00
  • Essay Writing I M-F 11:00-11:55

C1: Low Advanced

  • Reading/Writing M-F 8:00-9:50
  • Eng. Conversation MWF 10:00-11:50
  • Cross-Cultural Communication TR 10:00-12:45
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A2: High Beginner

  • Basic Vocabulary & Reading M-F 8:00-8:55
  • Intro to Grammar MW 1:00-2:30
  • Listening & Speaking I M-R 9:30-11:00
  • Paragraph Writing M-F 11:00-11:55

Students coming for only one or two semesters to participate in EAP program may take classes up to Level C2.

B2: High Intermediate

  • Advanced Vocabulary & Reading M-F 8:00-8:55
  • Advanced Grammar MW 1:00-2:30
  • Listening & Speaking III M-R 9:30-11:00
  • Paragraph Writing II M-F 11:00-11:55

Students planning to continue education at McMurry are eligible to begin faculty classes after completing Level C1.

C2: High Advanced

  • Reading/Writing M-F 8:00-9:50
  • Eng. Conversation MWF 10:00-11:50
  • American Studies TR 10:00-12:45

After completing Level C2 successfully, students qualify for a program completion certificate.