Welcome to the IECP

If you are planning on attending Penn State or another American university but would like to improve your English, you’ve come to right place! Since 1976, the IECP has been Penn State’s premier intensive English program, offering courses in academic English to prepare the pre-matriculated student for undergraduate and graduate studies at an American university.  Experienced faculty engage students in a cutting-edge, comprehensive curriculum which includes grammar, oral communication, listening, reading, writing, and test skills in addition to providing opportunities to connect with current Penn State students and classes. 

PSU News
  • Welch named Penn State’s Chief Information Security Officer On Oct 26, 2016 Penn State announced today (Oct. 26) that Donald J. Welch has been named the University’s chief information security officer (CISO), after a national search. As CISO, Welch will lead Penn State’s Office of Information Security, providing strategic guidance and technical leadership for this comprehensive University-wide information security and IT risk-management program. He will start in his new position on Dec. 5.
  • New Health and Wellness Center to help employees take charge of their health On Oct 26, 2016 Slated to open Jan. 3, 2017, the new Employee Health and Wellness Center, to be located in the Nursing Sciences Building at University Park, will provide accessible and affordable health care for employees experiencing minor illnesses and symptoms.
  • Penn State will teach design online in new bachelor’s degree On Oct 25, 2016 Penn State will offer art and photography studio classes online for the first time as part of the new bachelor of design in digital multimedia design.