As an ISEP student, you can build your own program by choosing your courses from a variety of fields. Use the notes for course searching to help you find which courses are available.

Internationally recognized programs in art and engineering are complemented by strong programs in the liberal arts and sciences and in business. Alfred encourages an interdisciplinary approach, so students can take classes from across the university. 


On campus dormitory housing available for students. Laundry services are available onsite.


Students receive a meal plan that includes 19 meals per week to be used at the university cafeteria.

*Calendar Year students are not eligible for ISEP housing or meal benefits over the summer break

Course Description

To research courses, go to the dynamic schedule website and select class schedule from the menu. Select the semester and subject area from the drop-down menus. Click on the title of the course to get a full course description.

Website for Course Availability

ISEP STUDENT SERVICES OFFICER Gretchen McCarthy 703-504-9980 | Thanks for your interest in ISEP Study Abroad! I’m your Student Services Officer and main point of contact here at ISEP. As you search for programs, I'll be available to answer any questions you might have. Feel free to contact me at any point in your search process for help, tips or advice.


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Fields of Study

  • Biology Recommended!

  • Business: Recommended!

    Accounting Economics Finance Marketing

  • Communication:

    Digital Communication and Media Mass Communication/Media Studies

  • Education:

    Early Childhood Education Elementary Education

  • Engineering: Recommended!

    Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering Ceramic Sciences and Engineering Mechanical Engineering

  • English Language and Literature:

    General Literature Writing

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures

  • Health Sciences:

    Athletic Training Health and Wellness

  • History

  • Law/Criminal Justice

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences


  • Mathematics


  • Natural Resources/Conservation

    Environmental Science

  • Physical Sciences:

    Astronomy Chemistry Geology/Earth Science Physics

  • Psychology: Recommended!

    Clinical Psychology Counseling Psychology Industrial and Organizational Psychology

  • Social Sciences:

    Anthropology Geography Sociology

  • Sports Studies

    Sport and Fitness Management

  • Visual and Performing Arts: Recommended!

    Art History Art Studies Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management Ceramics Cinematography and Film Production Dance Design and Visual Communications Digital Arts Directing and Theatrical Production Drama and Theatre Arts Drawing Film Studies Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other Graphic Design Metal and Jewelry Arts Music Performance Music Theory and Composition Painting Photography Printmaking Sculpture Studio Arts Technical Theatre Design and Technology

Academic Requirements

  • TOEFL iBT Score: 80
  • Institutional TOEFL Score: 500
  • IELTS Score: 6
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS for the following countries: Austria Belgium Botswana Switzerland Germany Denmark Finland Fiji Ghana Iceland Malta Malaysia Netherlands Norway Sweden South Africa
  • LPR accepted as alternate to TOEFL or IELTS for the following universities: Al Akhawayn University American University of Sharjah Yasar University International University, Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh City American University in Bulgaria

Special Application Instructions

Portfolio required for art and design students.

Other Academic Conditions

Students applying to the School of Art and Design will be admitted depending on portfolio review. Applications to the School of Engineering will be accepted pending review by the Dean of Engineering.

PASSPORT: All students must have a valid passport to participate in this program. If you do not have a valid passport, we suggest you start the application process as soon as possible. 

VISA: All non-U.S. citizens will be required to obtain a visa. For more information on the process and estimated cost, please review the ISEP Country Handbook here.


Semester & Prices (based on your filters)

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