Accreditations, Certifications & Memberships

ICLS was granted accreditation for all of its language programs by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA), an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

ICLS is a member of the International Association for Language Centres (IALC), a non-profit association that for close to 35 years has been accrediting quality assured independent
language centres that teach the language of their country.

ICLS is licensed by the Higher Education Licensure Commission (HELC) of the District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education.

ICLS is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).

ICLS participates in the nationwide setting of standards for language instruction and services as a member of ASTMs Committee on Language Services.

ICLS is authorized under Federal Law to enroll non-immigrant alien students and has been designated by the U.S. Department of State as a sponsor of an Exchange Visitor Program under the J-1 Intern and Trainee category.

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