PIE Short-Term Group Programs

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Short-term Group Programs

PIE offers short-term programs for groups of ten or more undergraduate and graduate students interested in improving their English. Short-term programs offer language-improvement, cultural-enrichment opportunities, or teacher training at NAU. Programs can be customized to fit your group's needs and can include 20+ hours of classroom time per week and field trips to nearby attractions and local activities.

Programs Offered

ESL Program
Our 3- to 5-week ESL program is designed for students that want to improve their TOEFL scores and English language fluency. We offer classes such as Grammar and Writing, Listening and Speaking, and English for Specific Purposes. Program length, courses, and activities can be customized to fit your group's needs. In addition to 20 hours per week of class time, students will enjoy trips to nearby attractions including the Grand Canyon, Bearizona Wildlife Park, and Lava River Cave. They can also enjoy local activities such as First Friday Art Walk, ice skating at Jay Lively Activity Center, or taking the Snowbowl Scenic Chair Lift to the top of the San Francisco Peaks. PIE provides lodging, meals, medical insurance, and NAU Recreation Center memberships for all short-term program students. Contact us today and let us put together a short-term program for you!
Summer Teacher-Training
Do you have a group of teachers that want to improve their English language skills in the classroom? Let us bring them to NAU and prepare them to return ready to teach their courses in English at a new level. Our 3- to 5-week courses include topics such as English for Academic Purposes, Grammar for Teachers, TOEFL Preparation, and Best Teaching Practices. Our teacher training program length, courses, and activities can be customized to fit your group's needs. In addition to 20 hours per week of class time, students will enjoy trips to nearby attractions including the Grand CanyonBearizona Wildlife Park, and Lava River Cave. They can also enjoy local activities such as Friday Art Walk, ice skating at Jay Lively Activity Center, or taking the Snowbowl Scenic Chair Lift to the top of the San Francisco Peaks. PIE provides lodging, meals, medical insurance, and NAU Recreation Center memberships for all short-term program students. Contact us today and let us put together a short-term program for you!