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In-Person Programs and Costs

Conditional Admission to Western Carolina University

Intensive English Program students have the option to apply for conditional admission to study in Western Carolina University. To do this select IEP + Conditional Admission when completing the IEP application.

Following successful completion of the WCU IEP, students with conditional admission may enter a degree program without providing a TOEFL or IELTS score.

Students who do not complete the IEP at WCU must have one of the following scores to apply as an undergraduate:
75 TOEFL iBT, 6.0 IELTS (no score lower than 5.0 in each area), 95 Duolingo, 50 PTE Academic

Semester Options:
Fall 2021 (Online Only)
16 week semester, begins in mid August
Fall 2022 (Projected): August 15 - December 16

Estimated Per Semester Cost
Fall 2022:*
Program Fee:$4350
Required Fees: $1804
On-Campus Housing and Meals: $4864**
Health Insurance: $562***
Books: $150
TOTAL: $11 730

Cost of Attendance Includes:  
Program tuition, placement testing, campus + program orientation, social activities, cultural events, and IEP specific student support. 

Full-time students receive a WCU Student ID Card, university email address, and access to important university services (academic library, computer labs, writing tutors, health center, counseling center, state-of-the-art gym and athletic facilities.)  The student ID card grants free admission to all university sports "home" events and significant discounts on campus-sponsored music and theater productions. 

Levels and Curriculum:
The IEP offers three levels of study and 18+ hours of instruction each week. Learn more about our program.


* All amounts are in USD. Costs are estimates and subject to change. No refunds will be issued following registration.
** Cost is an estimate based on a popular residence hall and meal plan. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu for more detailed information.
*** Geo Blue Insurance costs are based on a weekly rate. Health insurance is purchased each semester by the student, with assistance from the WCU IEP office. Personalized quotes are available. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu for a quote based on your arrival and departure dates. 

Semester Options:
16 week semester, begins in early January
Spring 2022 (Projected): January 4 - May 6

Estimated Per Semester Cost
Spring 2022:*
Program Fee:$4350
Required Fees: $1804
On-Campus Housing and Meals: $4864**
Health Insurance: $562***
Books: $150
TOTAL: $11 730

Cost of Attendance Includes:  
Program tuition, placement testing, campus + program orientation, social activities, cultural events, and IEP specific student support. 

Full-time students receive a WCU Student ID Card, university email address, and access to important university services (academic library, computer labs, writing tutors, health center, counseling center, state-of-the-art gym and athletic facilities.)  The student ID card grants free admission to all university sports "home" events and significant discounts on campus-sponsored music and theater productions. 

Levels and Curriculum:
The IEP offers three levels of study and 18+ hours of instruction each week. Learn more about our program.


* All amounts are in USD. Costs are estimates and subject to change. No refunds will be issued following registration.
** Cost is an estimate based on a popular residence hall and meal plan. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu for more detailed information.
*** Geo Blue Insurance costs are based on a weekly rate. Health insurance is purchased each semester by the student, with assistance from the WCU IEP office. Personalized quotes are available. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu for a quote based on your arrival and departure dates.

Semester Options:
8 week semester, begins in early June
Summer 2021 (Online Special Programs Only)
Summer 2022 (Projected): June 6 - August 4

Estimated Program Costs
Summer 2022, 8 Week Semester:*
Program Fee: $2910
Required Fees: $855
On-Campus Housing and Meals: $2394
Health Insurance: $260**
Books: $150
TOTAL: $6569

Cost of Attendance Includes:  
Program tuition, placement testing, campus + program orientation, social activities, cultural events, and IEP specific student support. 

Full-time students receive a WCU Student ID Card, university email address, and access to important university services (academic library, computer labs, writing tutors, health center, counseling center, state-of-the-art gym and athletic facilities). The student ID card grants free admission to all university sports "home" events and significant discounts on campus-sponsored music and theater productions. 

Levels and Curriculum:
The IEP offers three levels of study and 18+ hours of instruction each week. Learn more about our program.


* All amounts are in USD. Costs are estimates and subject to change. No refunds will be issued following registration.

** Geo Blue Insurance costs are based on a weekly rate. Health insurance is purchased each semester by the student, with assistance from the WCU IEP office. Personalized quotes are available. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu for a quote based on your arrival and departure dates.


Individualized programs are available to groups of 12 or more confirmed participants. Contact us at iep@wcu.edu to discuss your needs and begin building your tailored program. We look forward to hearing from you.

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