International Programs

Special Programs

In addition to fifteen-week academic sessions, the English Language Institute offers customized summer language programs for groups of eight students or more. Such programs offer students the opportunity to come to UNCP's historic campus and take courses that suit their academic and professional needs.  If you are a university or high-school administrator who is interested in bringing a group of students to UNCP, please contact Kateryna Forynna at to discuss the possibility of creating a short-term program for your students.

Summer Language and Business Management Program

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Sample Class Schedule

The Summer Language and Business Management program is a great way to improve your business communication skills and increase your understanding of international business topics.  Students attend language sessions and entrepreneurship seminars as well as visit local businesses to learn the best business practices. This program is offered over a course of four weeks.  

Tentative Dates:

June 27 - July 25, 2018


$3,000 (includes tuition, books, business seminars, housing, trips and activities)

Language Sessions:

  • Effective Business Communication
  • Vocabulary for Business
  • Active Reading
  • Business Writing

Entrepreneurship sessions:

  • Introduction to Entrepreneurship
  • Effective Business Models
  • Industry and Competitor Analysis
  • Economic Analysis
  • Financial Strength and Viability
  • Funding
  • Marketing
  • Intellectual Property

Tours of global businesses:

 Lenovo Headquarters, Morrisville, NC

Image result for situs logo      Situs: Global Real Estate Advising


Trips and Activities:

  • Wrightsville Beach, NC
  • Wilmington, NC historic downtown
  • Hiking and canoeng at Jones Lake State Park, NC
  • Ziplining in Fayetteville, NC
  • Badminton
  • NC Museums, Raleigh, NC
  • Crabtree mall, Raleigh, NC
  • Movies on the lawn
  • Chancellor's Reception 
  • Ice-cream social
  • Cookout
  • Lumbee Homecoming Parade

 Apply to the Summer Language and Business Management program today!