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The Short-Term English Program (STEP) is made available through a partnership between Washington Technology University and the University of Washington.

STEP consists of 15 hours of English training per week for 4 weeks for a total of 60 hours of training. There are four concentrations available: academic, business, language and culture, and technology and engineering.

Entrance Requirements

  • High school graduate, 18+ years old
  • English proficiency
    • Academic Skills STEP TOEFL: IBT 61+ (or equivalent)
    • Business STEP: TOEFL 65+
    • Language and Culture STEP: High-beginning to advanced
    • Science, Technology and Engineering STEP: Low-intermediate to advanced

Program Start and End Dates

January 22 - February 18, 2019
February 6 - February 27, 2019
March 4 - March 22, 2019

Fees and Tuition

Tuition: $1,575
Room and Board: $1,025 (estimated)

Depending on the number of applicants, designated students will receive a discount on accommodation at the WTU-affiliated Mountain Meadows Farm on a first come, first served basis. For more tuition information, please contact Washington Technology University at

Field Trips

The program includes field trips to local businesses and attractions (there may be additional costs to enter some attractions). While visiting, explore everything our beautiful campus and the city of Seattle have to offer.

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