The UOPI, English Language Institute, provides rigorous, student-centered English language instruction that fully prepares international students to succeed in their university studies. It creates a welcoming environment for both learning and living in a new culture, where all feel safe and supported. The UOPl ELI is dedicated to maintaining best practices in TESOL instruction and building sustainable educational programs through regular review and improvement.
Students who score at or below the scores listed below will be placed into Pre-Sessional English. The number of semesters required will be determined based on their English proficiency.
Credits Earned Toward Degrees
16-Week English Programs Accredited by CEA
The University of the Pacific UOPI English Language Institute is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period August 2020 through August 2025 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 630, Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 665-3400, www.cea-accredit.org.
Learn more about the CEA accreditation process.