The Intensive English Program will ensure that all programs are administered with excellence, responsiveness and integrity. The program will:
- ensure quality in program administration, program curricula, teaching, and student services
- maintain compliance with the highest professional standards
- develop and support collaborative teaching curricula
- support faculty and staff development
- develop new programs and courses that meet students’ needs
- distribute student brochures that provide full disclosure of program descriptions, costs, and calendars
- distribute faculty, staff, and student handbooks that provide full disclosure of all policies.
The Intensive English Program will support the enrollment and academic priorities of North American University. The program will:
- serve as a resource for the internationalization of teaching, research and professional development, and service at North American University
- prepare students for graduate and undergraduate degree programs at North American University
- facilitate classroom visits and research by North American University professors, students and other professionals.
The Intensive English Program will maintain an administrative office and classroom environment that is positive, caring, service oriented and friendly where all faculty, staff, students, and sponsors feel welcome.
The Intensive English Program will provide ESL students with:
- quality academic English language instruction.
- student-centered classroom instruction and activities.
- preparation for further academic study at North American University.
- advising to help learners successfully reach their academic or professional goals.
- leadership in the areas of intercultural understanding and cooperation.
- services related to admission, counseling, academic life, and the general success of students attending NAU.