Strong English language skills are essential for excelling in an American-style education setting. Mastering English will not only enhance your communication skills but also empower you to fully engage in academic discussions, express your ideas effectively, and build meaningful connections with fellow students and professors. It is crucial to your preparation for the Tomorrow’s Leaders Program.
Below are resources to enhance English proficiency in preparation for standardized English language proficiency tests such as TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo, and more. These resources cater to various skills including reading, writing, speaking, and listening. Some focus on developing proficiency in a specific skill, while others provide comprehensive practice across multiple areas.
- U.S. Department of State – American English
- EAP (English for Academic Purposes) Foundation
- Voice of America
- Eva Easton’s American English Pronunciation
- Breaking News English
Engaging in Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) serves as an effective approach to enhance English language proficiency while also preparing oneself for English-taught courses. The following MOOC providers offer a diverse selection of free and paid courses spanning a wide range of subjects. By enrolling in these courses, individuals can further their English skills and ensure readiness for studying in the English medium.
Remember, being a Tomorrow’s Leader means embracing diversity, fostering cross-cultural understanding, and being ready to embark on a transformative educational journey. Strong English language skills will play a vital role in your success at our partner institutions, the American University in Cairo (AUC), the American University of Beirut (AUB), and the Lebanese American University (LAU). To learn more about the application process, check out our FAQs!
Are you ready to make a difference? Submit your application to the Tomorrow’s Leaders Program by November 30th, and you can gain the skills needed to make a positive mark on your community and beyond. Begin today by starting your undergraduate or graduate application!