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The following decisions were made at the August 2016 Commission meeting.
Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Brooklyn School of Languages- Brooklyn, NY
  • English Learning Institute- Chapel Hill, NC
  • Ohio Northern University English Language Programs - Ada, OH
  • University of Dayton Intensive English Program - Dayton, OH
  • University of Minnesota Minnesota English Language Program- Minneapolis, MN
  • University of Missouri Kansas City Applied Language Institute, - Kansas City, MO
  • University of Tulsa English Institute for International Students - Tulsa, OK
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • Aston International Academy- Austin, TX
  • Dallas Baptist University Intensive English Program - Dallas, TX
  • The Academy at Harvard Square English Institute - Cambridge, MA
  • Saint Leo University Bridge Program - Saint Leo, FL
  • St. Petersburg College International Language Institute Intensive English Program- Clearwater, FL
  • Stratford University Language Institute English as a Second Language Program - Falls Church, VA
  • University of Tennessee at Martin Tennessee Intensive English Program- Martin, TN
  • University of Texas at San Antonio Intensive English Program - San Antonio, TX
Granted initial accreditation of an additional branch through April 2018
  • Internexus Orlando- Orlando, FL
  • Internexus Provo- Provo, UT
  • Internexus San Diego- San Diego, CA
  • Uceda Miami Beach- Miami Beach, FL
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • Albert Career School- Elkins Park, PA
  • American English Institute- Riverside, CA
  • East Carolina University Language Academy -Greenville, NC
  • Empire State English- Albany, NY
  • National Polytechnic College English as a Second Language Program- Commerce, CA
  • Saginaw Valley State University English Language Program- University Center, MI
  • University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Intensive English Institute- Champaign, IL
Granted continued initial accreditation of an additional branch through December 2019
  • English as a Second Language International (ESLI) at the University of Minnesota Duluth- Duluth, MN
  • FLS International at Saint Peter’s University- Jersey City, NJ
Granted 10-year re-accreditation
  • College of the North Atlantic Qatar Academic Preparation and Technician Preparation Programs- Doha, Qatar
  • Qatar Foundation Academic Bridge Program- Doha, Qatar
  • University of Delaware English Language Institute Intensive English Program (IEP) and Delaware Teaching English as a Foreign Language Program (DEFT) - Newark, DE
  • University of Hawaii at Hilo English Language Institute - Hilo, HI
  • University of Oregon American English Institute Intensive English Program - Eugene, OR
  • University of Pennsylvania Intensive English Program in the English Language Programs in the School of the Arts and Sciences - Philadelphia, PA
  • Xavier University Intensive English Program- Cincinnati, OH
Granted 1-year re-accreditation
  • International English Institute- Nashville, TN
Granted 9-year continued re-accreditation
  • College of Southern Nevada English as a Second Language Program- Las Vegas, NV
  • Valencia College West Campus Intensive English Program- Orlando, FL
Denied accreditation (appealable)
  • American Language Academy Miami- Plantation, FL
Voluntary withdrawal from accreditation
  • Intensive English Program, Harper College- Palatine, IL
Withdrawal of accreditation (closure)
  • A.C.E. University of Rhode Island- Kingston, RI
  • LCI Susquehanna- Selingsgrove, PA

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The following decisions were made at the April 2016 Commission meeting.

Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Forum Intensive English Center- Alexandria, VA
  • Discovery Learning Center- Palisades Park, NJ
  • Intensive English Program, Washburn University- Topeka, KS
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • American One English Schools- West Valley City, UT
  • Embry-Riddle Language Institute (ERLI), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University- Daytona Beach, FL
  • English Language Academy, DePaul University- Chicago, IL
  • Miami International Language Academy- Miami, FL
  • Shabaka Training Preparatory Year Deanship English Program at King Faisal University - Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia
  • Intensive English Programs, Southeast Missouri State University- Cape Giradeau, MO
  • Intensive English Program, English Language Academy, University of San Diego- San Diego, CA
Granted initial accreditation of an additional branch through December 2017
  • Open Hearts Language Academy, Orlando- Orlando, FL
  • Uceda Schools West Palm Beach 2- Palm Springs, FL
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • American Language Center- Huntingdon Valley, PA
  • AmLotus Intensive ESL Program- New York, NY
  • Intensive English Program, Georgia Tech Language Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology - Atlanta, GA
  • American Collegiate English, Grossmont College- El Cajon, CA
  • Intensive English Program, Missouri University of Science and Technology- Rolla, MO
  • Texas State Intensive English Program, Texas State University- San Marcos, TX
  • ESL Program, University of North Carolina Wilmington- Wilmington, NC
  • English as a Second Language Services, University of Texas at Austin- Austin, TX
  • American Studies Program, Willamette University- Salem, OR
Granted continued initial accreditation of an additional branch through August 2019
  • American Language Academy-California- Garden Grove, CA
  • American Language Academy-Lincoln Memorial University- Harrogate, TN
  • English as a Second Language International (ESLI) at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville- Edwardsville, IL
  • English as a Second Language International (ESLI) at the University of Wisconsin Superior- Superior, WI
  • Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute at Radford University- Radford, VA
Granted 10-year re-accreditation
  • Language Consultants International (LCI) Denver- Denver, CO
  • International English Center, University of Colorado Boulder- Boulder, CO
  • Intensive English Program, English Language Institute, University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
Granted 1-year re-accreditation
  • Bluedata International Institute- New York, NY
  • English Language Institute, University of Central Florida- Orlando, FL
  • Intensive English Program, William Rainey Harper College- Palatine, IL
Voluntary withdrawal from accreditation
  • Hawaii Community College Intensive English Program- Hilo, HI
  • Mountain Language Institute- Golden, CO
Withdrawal of accreditation (closure)
  • English as a Second Language International (ESLI) at McNeese State- Lake Charles, LA

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The following decisions were made at the December 2015 Commission meeting.

Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Bilgi English Preparatory Programs (BEPP), Istanbul Bilgi University- Istanbul, Turkey
  • Long Island Conservatory LIC/LISMA Language Center Long Island- Albertson, NY
  • Long Island Conservatory LIC/LISMA Language Center Palisades Park- Palisades Park, NJ
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • Face to Face Learning- Miami, FL
  • Just.Go Languages Center- Miami Beach, FL
  • Long Island Conservatory LIC/LISMA Language Center Manhattan- New York, NY
  • Long Island Conservatory LIC/LISMA Language Center Queens- Flushing, NY
Granted initial accreditation of an additional branch through August 2017
  • Harvest English Institute Orlando- Orlando, FL
  • International Education Center at Orange Coast College - Costa Mesa, CA
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • Austin Language Learning School- Austin, TX
  • CAMPUS Education Jersey City- Jersey City, NJ
  • CAMPUS Education Flushing- Flushing, NY
  • CAMPUS Education New York City- New York, NY
  • CAMPUS Education Palisades Park- Palisades Park, NJ
  • Centro Cultural Peruano Norteamericano Arequipa- Arequipa, Peru
  • Intensive English Language Program, Cleveland State University- Cleveland, OH
  • Language Exchange International- Boca Raton, FL
  • Links English Language Institute- Newark, NJ
  • Massachusetts International Academy- Marlborough, MA
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico (UNAM) San Antonio- San Antonio, TX
Granted 10-year re-accreditation
  • Texas Intensive English Program - Austin, TX
  • Universidad del Norte Colombia Instituto de Idiomas - Barranquilla, Colombia
  • English Language Institute, University of California, San Diego- La Jolla, CA
  • Intensive English Program, University of Central Missouri - Warrensburg, MO
  • English Language Center, University of Denver- Denver, CO
Granted 1-year re-accreditation
  • WESLI (Wisconsin ESL Institute) - Madison, WI
Granted 9-year continued re-accreditation
  • Columbia School of English- Portland, OR
  • English as a Foreign Language Program, Georgetown University CLED- Washington, DC
  • English Language Programs, INTO Colorado State University- Fort Collins, CO
  • Open Hearts Language Academy- Miami, FL

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The following decisions were made at the August 2015 Commission meeting.

Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Internexus Salt Lake City, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Intensive English as a Second Language Program, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI
  • Intensive English Program, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS
  • English Language Program, Purdue University Calumet, Hammond, IN
  • Center for English Language Learning, San Antonio College, San Antonio, TX
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • Albert Career School, Elkins Park, PA
  • American English Institute, Riverside, CA
  • East Carolina University Language Academy, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
  • Empire State English, Albany, NY
  • English as a Second Language Program, National Polytechnic College, Commerce, CA
  • English Language Program, Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI
  • Intensive English Institute, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • Language On, Miami Beach, FL
  • Madison English as a Second Language School, Madison, WI
  • Nile Language School, East Rutherford, NJ
  • Tampa Language Center, Tampa, FL
Granted 10-year re-accreditation
  • Department of English Language Instruction, American University in Cairo, Cairo, Egypt
  • Center for English Language & Orientation Programs, Boston University, Boston, MA
  • English Language Center, Defense Language Institute, Lackland, TX
  • ESOL Department, Lone Star College - North Harris, Houston, TX
  • English Language Institute, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO
  • Center for English Language and Culture for International Students, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
Granted 1-year re-accreditation
  • English as a Second Language Program, College of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
  • Intensive English Program, Valencia College, Orlando, FL
Granted 9-year continued re-accreditation
  • Center for Applied Linguistics and Language Studies, Hellenic American Union, Athens, Greece
  • Academic and Test Preparation, Studies in American Language, San Jose State University, San Jose, CA
  • Center for English as a Second Language, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
  • Intensive English Program, Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute, Virginia Tech National Capitol Region, Fairfax, VA
Voluntary withdrawal from accreditation
  • English Language Proficiency Program, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Correction to grant of accreditation
  • English Language Culture Institute Albany, Albany, OR – grant of accreditation ends April 2019

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The following decisions were made at the April 2015 Commission meeting.

Granted 10-year re-accreditation
  • International Center for Language Studies, Washington, DC

  • Intensive English Language Institute, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Academic Preparatory Program, American University of Iraq, Suliamani, Iraq
  • LEAP Intensive English Program, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • ESL Program, American National University Roanoke Campus, Salem, VA
  • Cal Poly English Language Institute, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Pomona, CA
  • Intensive English Program, Emporia State University, Emporia, KS
  • English Language and Culture Institute – Albany, Albany,OR
  • English Language Institute, Gallaudet University, Washington, DC
  • Harvest English Institute, Long Branch, Long Branch, NJ
  • Harvest English Institute, Newark, Newark, NJ
  • International Christian Institute and Linguistics School, Houston, TX
  • International Language Academy of Washington, D.C., McLean, VA
  • Intensive English Language Program, University of Findlay, Findlay, OH
  • Intensive English Institute, University of Maine, Orono, ME
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • American Language Center, Huntingdon Valley, PA
  • AmLotus Intensive ESL Program, New York, NY
  • Intensive English Program, Georgia Tech Language Institute, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA
  • American Collegiate English (A.C.E.), Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
  • Intensive English Program, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO
  • Texas State Intensive English Program, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
  • ESL Program, University of North Carolina, Wilmington, Wilmington, NC
  • English as a Second Language Services, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
  • American Studies Program, Willamette University, Salem, OR
Continued initial accreditation of an additional branch through December 2018
  • A.C.E. Language Institute at the University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI
  • College of English Language, Santa Monica, Santa Monica, CA
  • LCI Kansas City, Parkville, MO
  • LCI Susquehanna, Selinsgrove,PA
Granted initial accreditation of an additional branch through December 2016 
  • LCI Roanoke, Salem, VA
  • Open Hearts Language Academy - LA, Sherman Oaks, CA
  • Open Hearts Language Academy- NY, New York, NY
  • SBL Ft. Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Uceda School of Pennsylvania, Wilkes Barre, PA
Granted initial accreditation of an additional branch through December 2016

Note:  The following decisions were made at the May 2015 Commission meeting. The term of accreditation for these sites is reflected in the complete list of CEA accredited programs and institutions.

  • Century School of Languages, New York, New York, NY
  • Century School of Languages, Los Angeles, Burbank, CA
  • Century School of Languages, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL
  • Uceda School of East Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

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The following decisions were made at the December 2014 Commission meeting.

Granted 10-year initial accreditation
  • Converse International School of Languages (CISL) – San Diego,San Diego, CA
  • English Programs for Internationals, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Intensive English Program, Maryland English Institute, University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Granted 5-year initial accreditation
  • Aviation English Program, Aviator College of Aeronautical Science and Technology, Fort Pierce, FL
  • General English Program, Instituto Cultural Peruano Norteamericano (ICPNA), Chiclayo, Lambayeque, Peru
  • English Language Preparatory Program, School of English Language, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
  • English Language Proficiency Program, University of Michigan Dearborn, Dearborn, MI
Granted 4-year continued initial accreditation
  • American Advanced Institute of Technology (AAIT) Language School, Feasterville,PA
  • American Language Communication Center –Manhattan, New York, NY
  • American Language Communication Center-Queens, Elmhurst, NY
  • ASC English School, Boston, MA
  • Atlanta English Institute, Atlanta, GA
  • Century School of Languages, San Jose, CA
  • ESL Program, Harbor Career College, Los angeles, CA
  • English as a Second Language Program, Los Angeles Pacific College, Los Angeles, CA
  • English Language Study Center/Internexus Indiana, Indianapolis, IN
  • Evergreen Academy, Annandale, VA
  • Gulf Language School, Houston, TX
  • Hancock International College at Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • inlingua Metro New York / Manhattan, New York, NY
  • inlingua Metro New York / Ridgewood, Ridgewood, NJ
  • inlingua Metro New York / Summit, Summit, NJ
  • inlingua Princeton, Princeton, NJ
  • Intensive English Language Center, University of Nevada Reno, Reno, NV
  • Intercultural Communications College, Honolulu, HI
  • International Academy of English - Las Vegas East, Las Vegas, NV
  • International Academy of English- Las Vegas West, Las Vegas, NV
  • International Academy of English - San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • LAL Boston (formerly Language Skills English Center), Boston, MA
  • New York Language Center / Midtown, New York, NY
  • New York Language Center, Jackson Heights, Jackson Heights, NY
  • New York Language Center, Upper West Side (Broadway), NewYork, NY
  • Nomen Global Language Centers, Provo, UT
  • POLY Languages Institute at Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • POLY Languages Institute at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • POLY Languages Institute at Pasadena, Pasadena, CA
  • Professional and Collegiate English (PACE) International Academy, Orem, UT
  • UCEDA International Inc of New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ
  • UCEDA International Inc of Paterson, Paterson, NJ
  • Uceda School of Boca Raton, FL, Boca Raton, NJ
  • Uceda School of Hackensack, Hackensack, NJ
  • Uceda School of Orlando II OBT, FL, Orlando, FL
  • Uceda School of Orlando I Semoran, FL, Orlando, FL
  • Uceda School of West New York, NJ, West New York, NJ
  • Uceda School of West Palm Beach, FL, West Palm Beach, FL 
Granted 1-year re-accreditation
  • Columbia School of English, Portland, OR
  • English Language Programs, INTO Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
  • Intensive English Program, Georgetown University CLED, Washington, DC
  • Open Hearts Language Academy, Miami, FL
Granted 1-year initial accreditation
  • Austin Language Learning School, Austin, TX
  • CAMPUS Education Flushing, Flushing, NY
  • CAMPUS Education Jersey City, Jersey City, NJ
  • CAMPUS Education Manhattan, New York, NY
  • CAMPUS Education Palisades Park, Palisades Park, NJ
  • Centro Cultural Peruano Norteamericano Cultural – Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru
  • Intensive English Language Program, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH
  • Language Exchange International, Boca Raton, FL
  • Links English Language Institute, Newark, NJ
  • Massachusetts Int'l Academy, Marlborough, MA
  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma De Mexico UNAM- San Antonio, San Antonio, TX
Granted initial accreditation through August 2016
  • American Language Academy Miami, Plantation, FL
  • ESLI at University of Minnesota, Duluth, Duluth, MN
  • FLS International St. Peter's University, Jersey City, NJ
 Eligibility withdrawn
  • International Language Training Institute (ILTI), New York, NY
Denied accreditation (appealable)
  • Intensive English Program, Institute for Health Education, Jersey City, NJ
  • LIC/LISMA Language Center/ Manhattan, New York, NY
  • LIC/LISMA Language Center/ Long Island, Albertson, NY
  • LIC/LISMA Language Center/ Palisades Park, Palisades Park, NJ
  • LIC/LISMA Language Center/ Queens, Flushing, NY
Accreditation expired
  • Uceda School of Elizabeth, Elizabeth, NJ