EnglishUSA, is the largest professional association of English language programs in the United States. Our mission is to provide support, standards, and advocacy for English language programs in the United States.
Starting in 2020-21, EnglishUSA welcomes pathway programs and Friends of EnglishUSA to become members of EnglishUSA!
English Language Program Membership Benefits
By joining, your program will become a part of a network of over 350 accredited programs in the US, all of which enjoy a variety of benefits including:
- Multiple personnel (unlimited) in your program can have a login for access to members only resources which include online forums, webinars, and more
- Up-to-date industry news, postings on current industry events
- Connections to relevant organizations in international education such as NAFSA, TESOL, AIEA, UCIEP, AIRC, the Alliance, EducationUSA, US Commercial Services
- A searchable, detailed listing of all programs on the website (based on your submitted data in program profile) and in a printed directory distributed at events
- EnglishUSA advocacy for your programs and the English language program industry to the federal government and regulatory agencies, accrediting bodies, sponsoring organizations, and industry media to advance the interest of member programs. Resources on website and connections to online platforms assist in streamlining calls to action.
- Invitation to our annual business meeting and networking reception at NAFSA
- Use of the EnglishUSA logo in online and print marketing materials
- Member discount rates to three interactive events coordinated each year (Stakeholders Conference in October in Washington, DC; Professional Development Conference (PDC) in January; Regional Workshop prior to TESOL Convention) along with monthly webinars expanding a variety of topics; presentation slides/recordings available after events
- Over 30 Associates offering discounts on products & services to EnglishUSA members
- Opportunities to participate in EnglishUSA sponsored events such as Certified Trade Missions and online virtual recruitment events