The Intensive English Program at Missouri Western State University has been developed to offer our international students a strong foundation in the English language. This foundation will enable our international students to succeed in their chosen academic fields and become more comfortable living in the community.
English as a Second Language courses
- Beginning level
- Intermediate level
- Advanced level
- Start any time during the semester
ESL courses are offered in
- Listening and Speaking
- Grammar and Composition
- Academic Writing
"The administration and the professors who are involved with the international students totally respect individual values of international students."
— Ahmad Shah Salimee, Afghanistan
"In CAS, the tutors are very helpful and kind to the students."
— Cho Hey-Yoon, South Korea
Orientation picnic at Krug Park – 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Cool Crest Miniature Golf ($6) private party – 9:00 a.m.
Gyro Paradise for lunch
Apple orchard (apple butter, bread, apple cider)
Wild Rose Equine Center ($30 per person)
Ferris Truck Stop for lunch
International students' Thanksgiving luncheon – 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. in the Enright Room
Crown Center ice skating
Fritz's Restaurant for lunch
Bushman Planetarium on campus (Agenstein Hall)
St. Joseph Museum
Visit to a St. Joseph elementary school
Shatto Dairy - 10:30 a.m.