Embry-Riddle Language Institute (ERLI)

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The Embry-Riddle Language Institute (ERLI) is an intensive English Program. We provide academic English language and culture instruction to non-native speakers of English. We offer classes with 6 starting points per year (2 in spring, 2 in summer, and 2 in fall). ERLI does not offer beginning level English.

During the Summer 2021 semester, ERLI classes will meet in person at the Daytona Beach campus.  However, students who are outside of the U.S. may join the classes remotely.  Contact ERLI to request details.

Students can enter the University after finishing the program if they meet all other university admission requirements. They may also enter if they receive a high enough TOEFL/IELTS/Duolingo score.

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Program Highlights

  • ERLI students come from more than 10 countries
  • ERLI students have full access to Embry-Riddle facilities, including gym, library, and student center
  • ERLI students attend over 20 hours of class weekly
  • ERLI curriculum includes aviation-related English
  • All instructors have a M.A. in Applied Linguistics/TESOL
  • ERLI students participate in field trips and cultural activities 
  • ERLI students have an opportunity to join Embry-Riddle's student clubs
  • ERLI is CEA accredited and a member of EnglishUSA

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