English Language Center

The English Language Center (ELC) provides intensive English language training for academic preparation.

Offered by Bemidji State University, the ELC program is designed to help international students improve their English skills before beginning their studies at BSU. If you need just one or two semesters of English language training, the ELC is perfect for you!


Why Choose ELC?

  • Conditional admission to BSU
  • Small class sizes and one-on-one tutoring
  • Outstanding and friendly faculty and staff
  • State-of-the-art technology that supports English language learning
  • Friendly and culturally-rich community
  • Excellent undergraduate and graduate programs in a wide variety of disciplines
  • Beautiful and safe campus