Building A World of Educational Excellence


Texas Based, Internationally Focused

The Texas International Education Consortium (TIEC) is a private non-profit organization that advances international partnerships, collaboration, and exchanges for 31 public universities across the state of Texas, and operates the most experienced Intensive English Program in the state. TIEC’s Texas Intensive English Program (TIEP) employs highly qualified Master and PhD level instructors, and has taught more than 30,000 students from 131 countries since 1965.


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Programs include: online learning, Texas Intensive English Program (TIEP), English for special purposes, teacher and professional training program experiences, pathway programs, and entrepreneurship. 

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Since 1985, the Texas International Education Consortium (TIEC) has provided consulting services that address the varied strategic, management, and operational needs of government agencies and educational organizations of all sizes and complexity.

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There are many ways to engage with TIEC, whether you are a student, current/prospective member, or partner.

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Want to learn about what TIEC has been up to? Check out our news section.

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Today’s students.
Tomorrow’s leaders.

Whether for global development, curriculum and college design, teacher exchanges or special training programs, TIEC’s network and consulting practice supports the internationalization of higher education in the state of Texas and around the world.

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25,000 faculty & staff across Texas.

We offer access to our network of 25,000 faculty and staff across the state of Texas, which enables us to create teams that are uniquely qualified to fit the need of any project. Our personal approach and Texas ingenuity allows us to create lasting relationships between Texas universities and companies, governments, and educational institutions around the world.  

We Value: Inclusivity, cross-cultural learning, access to quality education, innovative research, and collaboration.

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