The American Classroom Readiness Course helps your students gain the confidence and skills needed to be successful;
helping them overcome culture shock, understand academic integrity, meet their classmates,
and become prepared to effectively participate in the American classroom before arriving on campus.
"Easily the most prepared international students we've had come to our program."
Catherine Cooper Assistant Director Romney Institute of Public Management Brigham Young University
How the ACR course works
Two to three months before international students arrive
on campus, they begin interacting with their peers and with
English3 instructors in activities specifically targeted to help
students overcome common pitfalls and to help them truly
find success in their American experience. This experience
Understand and prepare for culture shock
Experience a fast-paced English-speaking environment
Practice working in groups and giving presentations