The Creighton University Intensive English Language Institute is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period April 2018 through April 2022 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 630, Alexandria, VA 22134, (703) 665-3400,


The IELI's membership in EnglishUSA is contingent on its accreditation by the Commission of English Language Accreditation (CEA) or Creighton's accreditation by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (NCA-HLC). Achieving accreditation is a rigorous process that requires English language programs and schools to demonstrate the highest standards of practice in the field. Including this requirement as part of membership to EnglishUSA ensures that EnglishUSA upholds a strong commitment to excellence and high standards in our profession. For further information about this accreditation, please contact EnglishUSA, PO Box 170128, Atlanta, GA 30317, (415) 923-1975,