It is the vision of the English Learning Academy (ELA) that all students completing the program will be linguistically, culturally and academically prepared to succeed in university courses taught in English. To achieve this vision, the program seeks to develop students’ linguistic competency, cultural awareness and critical thinking skills to enable them to experience academic success and to have positive intercultural experiences when enrolled in university-level courses.
Accredited by CEA
English Learning Academy at Arkansas State University-Jonesboro is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA) for the period 5 (years) and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accrediting agency.
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Life at ELA
At ELA, we make sure to provide plenty of opportunity for our students to form friendships and experience a variety of group activities.