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Invest in yourself, and become career-ready with the most experienced Intensive English program in Texas. TIEC’s English and educational institute in Austin has more than 60 years of experience and programs designed to meet your learning and career goals. Our Texas Intensive English Program (TIEP) helps you make connections in the United States’ most livable city, Austin.

TIEP has provided English language training, cultural orientation, and support services to more than 30,000 students and professionals from 131 countries since 1965.  It offers three full-time programs of Intensive English study year-round, as well as custom-designed programs for groups and private lessons for individuals.

TIEC offers international offices at universities across the state the opportunity to join a network of globally engaged university leaders to share best practices, collaborate and build international programs, and establish productive partnerships around the world.  

By working together, the TIEC network listens to the needs of our members and offers support for individual universities to help grow international programs and reputations on their campuses and around the world.

We offer an unparalleled ability to serve higher education, governmental, and professional needs:

The Texas International Education Consortium believes in the transformational power education can have to bridge gaps and make connections. Through our TIEC network, we bring together the experience and knowledge of Texas higher education directly to you.


Become a Member


Are you a higher educational institution in the state of Texas?

We invite you to join our consortium of 25,000 faculty and administrative professionals representing six of the university systems in the state.

The TIEC board is made up of presidents from the universities in our consortium, who also designate the representative from each school who serve on our TIEC Operating Council.

What are the benefits of becoming part of our consortium?

  • Networking opportunities with 31 universities across the state of Texas
  • Idea sharing and collaboration with international offices across the state
  • Introduction and connection to high-profile guests ranging from presidents of foreign universities, foreign dignitaries, and more
  • Introduction and participation in international consulting projects to help boost your institution’s reputation as a global entity
  • Opportunity to bring in international projects and partnerships to your school and the state of Texas

Contact Cyan Green for more information on how TIEC can benefit your institution.