Established in 1985, Towson University’s English Language Center (Towson ELC) is the oldest intensive English language program in the Baltimore/Towson area. We offer English for academic purposes, putting you on a direct pathway to success.
English Language Center Pathway
CONDITIONAL ADMISSION for UNDER GRADUATES is available to all students who meet the university admission requirements.
You will have a direct pathway from Towson ELC to Towson University if you get a B or better in all ELC advanced level 4 courses. No TOEFL or IELTS needed!
If you do not complete all advanced level 4 ELC classes, you may enroll in NON-DEGREE courses at the university as a part-time student. This will enable you to begin your studies and maintain your visa requirements.
GRADUATE level 5 Towson ELC classes are specifically designed to prepare students who want to enter graduate school. You will also need to take the TOEFL or the IELTS.
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We offer classes in Intensive Academic English, TOEFL Preparation, English Conversation & Culture, and Accent Modification.
What our students say about Towson ELC.
The Towson ELC is a member of the American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP)