IEOP Mission Statement

In collaboration with ISU and global partners, IEOP provides exemplary academic, professional, and everyday English language instruction as well as American cultural orientation for students, teachers, and other visiting professionals. IEOP also supports and collaborates with the ISU community in second language research, professional development, and intercultural education.


The IEOP is a full-time English language program with an academic focus. The purpose of IEOP is to immerse students in spoken and written American English and the culture of the United States.


Africa-America Institute (AAI) Institute of International Education (IIE) Programs: BETUSA BSMP Fulbright Fulbright Indonesia LASPAU Japan Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science & Technology (JUSTE/MEXT) Ministry of Education Kuwait Cultural Office Ministry of Education – Qatar (MOE) Ministry of Higher Education – Oman Proyecta 100,000 – Mexico Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission (SACM) United Arab Emirates Cultural Division Ministry of Higher Education


AMIDEAST Design College South Korea Project Educational Collegiate Consulting Services (ECCOS) Hanshin University – South Korea ITOCHU Corporation – Japan Jazan University – Saudi Arabia Kosovo Exchange Program Lanzhou University – China Pukyong University – South Korea Sudanese Transition Program Tatung University -Taiwan TSS – Japan Yuan Longping