Stony Brook University
Stony Brook University is one of the top public research universities in the U.S. It is located on the scenic north shore of Long Island in a safe, suburban community close to New York City. Stony Brook University has additional campus locations in midtown Manhattan and at the east end of Long Island in Southampton.
A Top Public Research University
Stony Brook University, State University of New York, is ranked at the Top 1% universities in the world. It is located close to New York City on the scenic north shore of Long Island in a safe, suburban community. Founded in 1957, it became a member of Association of American Universities (AAU) in 2001. Stony Brook offers 64 majors and 81 minors, Division I athletic programs, student clubs and organizations as well as world class facilities.
The Intensive English Center (IEC)
Established in 1988, the IEC offers full-time programs to international students preparing for higher education in the United States.
- Four levels of instruction in academic English
- Small class size
- 6-week summer program, 15-week programs in fall and spring
- Free tutoring and conversation partners
- Option to take credit courses
- Room and board available
Admission to Stony Brook
Conditional admission: Students who successfully complete the advanced IEC level and are academically eligible for undergraduate admission do not have to take the TOEFL/IELTS exam.
Social Events and Activities
The IEC offers many social events and activities for students to improve their English including a graduation ceremony and field trips to New York City and Long Island landmarks. IEC students have access to all facilities and may participate in all events offered at Stony Brook University.
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Type of School
University/Intensive English Program
Student Body GenderCo-ed
Religious AffiliationNo Affiliation
Scholarships for International StudentsNo
Conditional Admission AvailableYes
Accreditation and CertificationEnglishUSA Member
Type of HousingDormitory