Meeting Your Language Needs

Deepen your understanding of the English language and the American culture, and gain real-world preparation for life in the USA

For over 20 years, Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Applied Language Institute (ALI) has developed permanent, ongoing language programs for S&T's international community. The mission of the ALI at Missouri S&T is to assist international students in attaining the proficiency level needed to meet language standards and promote a successful transition to academic programs.

We welcome you to learn more about our programs and how they can assist you in reaching your future goals.

Admissions to ALI

We welcome new students each term.  If interested in learning more about how to apply, please contact us or see How to Apply. We look forward to welcoming you to our campus in the future and helping you achieve your English language goals. 

Current ALI Students

Here are some resources to help you stay on track while you complete the Intensive English Program: Current ScheduleCompletion RequirementsProgram Policies and Student Handbook, among others.

Cultural Programs

Our international students are invited to participate in the following: Conversation PartnersInternational Student Advisory CouncilInternational Education Week, and many others. For more than 6 years in a row, our signature event,  Celebration of Nations, attracts more than 3,000 participants every September. 

CEA Accredited

The Applied Language Institute (ALI) has recently received a one year accreditation from the Commission on English Language Accreditation (CEA). As an active support program for Missouri University of Science and Technology, the Applied Language Institute participates in Missouri S&T’s accreditation process through the Higher Learning Commission, a Commission of the North Central Association of College and Schools.  

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