Minnesota English Language Program
MELP Offers Five Distinct Services
The Minnesota English Language Program (MELP) provides courses in English as a Second Language (ESL) at the University of Minnesota. ESL course work helps non-native English speakers improve their reading, writing, and speaking skills for success in a university classroom or in the workplace.
A program designed for students who need to improve their English skills in preparation for study at a University or college, and for those who wish to prepare for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
Credit classes for students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate degree programs who are seeking to improve their English language skills while taking other academic course work.
Free, in-person help for international students, available by appointment.
An intensive course that helps students prepare for the Internet-based Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).