English for Information Professionals for Conditionally Admitted Graduate Students to the iSchool

Interested students should apply here to enroll in the in person English for Information Professionals program.

English for Information Professionals is a six-week course designed specifically for graduate students entering the iSchool . The English for Information Professionals program focuses on developing the advanced communication skills necessary to present to major stakeholders such as iSchool faculty and prospective employers. Students will develop the critical reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills necessary for success at the graduate level, specifically in the context of information studies programs. Small class sizes allow for personalized attention to the specific language-learning needs of each student, leading to both enhanced skills and increased confidence.

Overall, the English Language Institute is a wonderful place to start your academic career. We focus on enhancing language skills as well as providing guidance during the transition period to a new culture. At the ELI, we have a very close community to help students learn more about Syracuse University as well as the Syracuse community to help students succeed academically socially.


 English for Information Professionals 2024 Schedule 

Item Date
Orientation Thursday June 27 and Friday, June 28
First day of classes Monday, July 1
Last day of classes Friday, August 9



English for Information Professionals 2024 Course Fees

Item Cost
Tuition (Due before the first day of class) $4,110
Special 2024 Rate: $2,980
Incidentals (Books, Health Insurance, etc.) $800
Estimated Living Expenses $4,250
Total   $8,150

All fees are subject to change.