Academic Language Solutions was founded in 2016 by Kevin Morgan and Randy LeGrant. Combined, they have over 90 years of service devoted to the student exchange space. Both bring experience as formerly designated visa sponsors. They brought students to the United States as well as sent participants abroad from the United States.
Academic Language Solutions is a global distributor of iTEP tests for the J1 and F1 visas. The flagship exam for our customers is iTEP Conversation. This test is a 30-minute, uniquely 100% verbal English conversation test. J1 Visa sponsors use iTEP Conversation to place students in high school programs and summer work and travel placements. Also, J1 Exchange Teachers use the iTEP Conversation test to show their ability to provide classroom management. Sponsors upload iTEP scores and the official score report to their databases.
iTEP or the International Test of English Proficiency was founded in 2002 by Sharif Ossayran and Perry Akins. Together they share deep roots in the international education field. They embarked on the creation of an English proficiency test that addressed the needs of the global education community. iTEP uses a mix of innovative technology and the academic prowess of our staff and supporters. This guarantees iTEP International remains a world-renowned test of English proficiency. The short video describes the suite of tests available at iTEP.