Costs and Anticipated Time Spent in SAELL
Tuition & fees
|Tuition & Fees||Intensive English (18 hr)||
Course-by-Course (3+ hr)
$700 1 3-hour class / week
$1,350 2 3-hour classes / week
$1,950 3 3-hour classes / week
$2,400 4 3-hour classes / week
TBD based on Course Content
|Books*||$275||$275||TBD based on Course Content|
|TOTAL||$7,937||$700 - $2,400 + books||TBD|
*Books: Estimated cost per term. Most required textbooks for CORE classes are included in the cost of tuition. Students are responsible for purchasing their ELECTIVE books.
**Insurance: Estimated cost per term. Insurance is mandatory for all international students. Students may purchase other insurance, if it is comparable to the Northeastern Illinois University health insurance. The quoted cost is for a 16-week semester and would be twice the quoted cost ($1,374) for the entire school year, summer term included.
***Living Expenses: Estimated cost per term. The cost of living expenses are for a 13-week term. Living costs will vary, determined by the housing and amenities the student chooses in Chicago. This estimate is based on the cost of the Home Stay Program, which includes half-board.
Anticipated Time Spent in SAELL
The table below shows how many terms of English language study in SAELL are anticipated for students based on their entrance test scores of the following tests: the International English Language Testing Services (IELTS) and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet Based Test (IBT) and Paper Based Test (PBT).
Entry Test Scores # of terms anticipated in SAELL
|IELTS||TOEFL IBT||TOEFL PBT||UNDERGRADUATE||GRADUATE|