International and Extended Programs
Developed in 2015, International and Extended Programs is charged with expanding traditional English as a foreign language (EFL) programs, supporting the development of new non-degree international programs and partnerships, providing intense teacher training programs, responding to opportunities from international institutions, as well as partnering with other departments throughout the university to expand and enhance the many international initiatives that Tufts University currently offers. Each program offers rigours academics that are complemented by an immersive linguisitc and culural environment.
Summer International Programs
Summer International Programs: For over 40 years, Tufts has offered intensive Summer English Language Programs for high school, university, graduate, and professional level students. Programs begin in June and last anywhere from 4 - 6 weeks.
For students looking for classes throughout the year Tufts offers the English Academic Skills Program. Offered in 8-week session, students may enroll in one or all the session offered. The program is prepares students for study in an English language program anywhere in the world.
Partner and future partner institutions may want to work with Tufts to design their own program geared for their students, staff, or instructors. Tufts has developed various programs ranging from short-term high school programs, summer and winter for-credit programs for university partners, teacher and faculty development programs for universities and capacity building programs sponsored by the US State Department.