English + ASU Credit

Improve your English language proficiency and intercultural communication, expand your world view, boost your resume, experience American college life and earn university credit at the same time.

Study on campus at a top American university

The global workforce continues to transform and it’s important to gain the skills you need to stay competitive, expand your impact and even impress potential employers. Through Global Launch at Arizona State University, you can improve your English proficiency and earn undergraduate credit from a world-renowned university to transfer back to your home institution.

Course details

*Students with an intermediate level of English will need one additional semester of English before enrolling in their ASU for-credit courses.

Timeline of study

The English + ASU credit option is administered over the course of one semester (16 weeks). You will split your time between the Global Launch English language program and your ASU undergraduate degree course throughout the semester. 

The Global Launch English language program is made up of six levels between basic, intermediate and advanced, and it takes 8 weeks to complete one level. The English + ASU Credit option is only offered to language learners at the advanced level. Students may enroll in as many English language sessions as needed to achieve the Advanced 1 level before transitioning into English+ ASU Credit. 

Timeline of Study

Participate in English + ASU Credit

The English + ASU Credit option is exclusively offered for special groups.
Are you an institution or organization who wants to create an English + ASU Credit offering for your students?
Contact us today for more information about building your own unique experience at a discounted cost. 


Contact Global Launch

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

No. The F1 visa invitation documentation issued for English + ASU Credit is owned by Global Launch so any study in this option must include study in Global Launch’s English language program.  Prospective students who wish to go directly to ASU outside of the Global Launch English program would be considered regular international students and would need to meet all standard ASU admission requirements. There is no testing out of any Global Launch English language program. If prospective students have sufficient English language ability to attend ASU, they should apply as regular international students and meet all the standard admission requirements for their desired degree program.

An applicant who has not met the English language proficiency requirement for concurrent enrollment will be invited to join Global Launch’s English language program but will not be able to take an ASU class until the English proficiency is attained.   Global Launch has a free language diagnostic test on their website which students can take to get an indication of how long they can expect to study at Global Launch’s English language program.

No. Concurrent enrollment and requires that all classes are attended in-person, i.e. “campus immersion”.

Yes, in addition to applying for admission to Global Launch’s English language program, students will also apply to ASU as a non-degree student and will not need to provide high school or college transcripts during the application process.