The Intensive English Program at Lake Washington Institute of Technology, is designed to provide a solid foundation in the English language and the skills necessary to be successful in college and university courses. LWTech offers 5 levels of English language training for international students who have not met the English proficiency requirement for their intended academic program.
Student are enrolled in 20 hours of reading, writing, listening and speaking, and grammar.
|Level 1||Low Beginning ESL (INTL 016)|
|Level 2||High Beginning ESL (INTL 030)|
|Level 3||Low Intermediate ESL (INTL 040)|
|Level 4||High Intermediate ESL (INTL 050)|
Students in Level 5 (Bridge) of the IEP enroll in three linked courses in a Learning Community Environment for 13 credits total. ENGL 093 - Beginning English (5 credits), one selective college level course (5credits), and INTL 095 - IEP College Transition (3 credits).
Depending on quarter enrolled in the Bridge Level, your college level course will be one of the following:
Only for students in the Level 5 (Bridge); small group setting with instructor learning vocabulary, grammar, and skills to help you succeed in your English and college-level classes.
$3,182.86 per quarter for Levels 1-4. Level 5 Bridge quarter is the regular international student tuition rate.
Do you have questions about applying to LWTech, our academic programs, or the Kirkland area? Ask us online. Click on the Chat With Us! button to connect with our International Office team.
Hours of Operation:
8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
During the Hours of Operation, an international team member will respond to your message within 24 hours, except for holidays.
Online chat is provided by a third-party service platform (iXplore Universities).
Mon-Fri, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Mon-Fri, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Sat, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.