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89 Courses in ESL 2020

English as a Second Language (ESL) is a program designed for individuals who are learning English for the first time. The goals of the course are for students to be able to read, write, and communicate clearly in English.

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Henry Ford College

Is English not your first language? Are you interested in improving your English skills? Then, HFC's English Language Institute (ELI) is for you. The ELI offers instructi ... [+]

Is English not your first language? Are you interested in improving your English skills? Then, HFC's English Language Institute (ELI) is for you. The ELI offers instruction in American English language and culture. Our intensive English program prepares you for success in college-level courses, employment that requires written and oral proficiency in English, and the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam.

We offer day and evening classes in English writing, grammar, reading, speaking, listening and study skills. We also offer classes in advanced grammar, pronunciation/conversation and TOEFL preparation. You can develop your English through small and large group interactions.... [-]

USA Detroit
Open Enrollment
English (US)
Full-time
Campus
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Parkland College

Offering more than 100 Associates Degree and Certificate programs, Parkland College is well known for its small class sizes, state-­of-­the-­art facilities, inclusive lea ... [+]

Offering more than 100 Associates Degree and Certificate programs, Parkland College is well known for its small class sizes, state­-of-­the-­art facilities, inclusive learning environment, and personable faculty. Parkland boasts the largest international student body of any 2­ year college in the state of Illinois, with more than 300 students representing more than 40 countries. The Associate Degree offers an ideal and inexpensive doorway for international students wanting to enter the American education system. Having worked to perfect their English language skills through the English as a Second Language (ESL) program or earned two years­ worth of transferable credits, many of Parkland’s international students then transfer on to 4­ year universities (2+2 transfer) around the United States, where they continue their educations, earning Baccalaureate and graduate degrees. Parkland College faculty are well accustomed to the challenges faced by international students are experienced in dealing with them. Parkland strives to enhance global awareness and multiculturalism through education and faculty welcome the perspective brought by international students in their classes.... [-]

USA Champaign
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
2 semesters
Campus
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Languages Across Borders | Melbourne

This course can also be a great starting point for students who would like time to settle into Australian life before starting the English for Academic Purposes or IELTS ... [+]

Courses in ESL. Perfect class for building confidence

The ideal course for students who want to improve their overall English language proficiency for general purposes and gain confidence to communicate effectively in real-life situations. This course is also a great starting point for students who would like time to settle into Australian life before starting the English for Academic Purposes or IELTS Preparation courses. Following an integrated skills approach, students do a range of speaking, listening, writing and reading tasks every day to develop their oral and written communication abilities.

Lessons also help students to develop their awareness and use of grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation to enable them to confidently express themselves on an ever-wider range of topics with increasing levels of subtlety.... [-]

Australia Melbourne
Open Enrollment
English (US)
5 - 60 weeks
Campus
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Felician University

Felician University’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program is a comprehensive ESL program with year-round intensive language instruction and cultural immersion. Our ... [+]

Felician University’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program is a comprehensive ESL program with year-round intensive language instruction and cultural immersion. Our program prepares you to enroll in a degree program, enter a competitive job market, or simply improve your listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills.

In our ESL Program, full-time students study for 23 hours a week and must enroll for a minimum of four weeks. Classes are kept to an average of 10 students to ensure students receive a lot of personal attention. In addition to classroom learning, our University campus provides a total immersion experience – ESL students interact with American students, live in the residence halls, participate in clubs, sports, campus activities and explore New York City. We also offer short-term camps and programs.... [-]

USA Rutherford
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
9 - 12 months
Campus
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University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education

Prepare for university-level study, career advancement, or for the accomplishment of personal goals in our CEA-accredited, academically oriented 10-Week Intensive English ... [+]

Overview

Prepare for university-level study, career advancement, or for the accomplishment of personal goals in our CEA-accredited, academically oriented 10-Week Intensive English as a Second Language Program.

Benefits Experience a program trusted for more than 35 years to support you in achieving your academic, career, and personal goals Learn with dedicated, highly-trained teachers with an average of over 10 years of teaching experience who are committed to maintaining the highest standards of student achievement Attend small classes – usually about 16 students Benefit from engaging, interactive classes with a rigorous curriculum that emphasizes authentic language use in academic, business, and social contexts Advance your skills in upper-level elective classes in topics such as idioms, advanced pronunciation, advanced conversation, business English, advanced vocabulary, advanced grammar, and iBT and IELTS preparation Practice your English and learn about campus life with a UCI undergraduate friend through The Communication Club Learn using state-of-the-art technology and methodologies Prepare to score higher on the TOEFL and IELTS tests Requirements Available to students 17 years and older at all levels of English proficiency To attend this program full-time, you are required to obtain a student visa (F-1) Is your goal to boost your TOEFL or IELTS score? ... [-]
USA Irvine
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English (US)
Full-time
10 weeks
Campus
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Fresno Pacific University

The Intensive English Language Program within the School of Humanities, Religion and Social Sciences offers preparatory English as a Second Language (ESL) courses to equi ... [+]

Overview

The Intensive English Language Program within the School of Humanities, Religion and Social Sciences offers preparatory English as a Second Language (ESL) courses to equip non-native English-speaking international students, scholars and professionals with language and culture skills needed to meet the rigor of university life at Fresno Pacific University. These programs provide academic training for international and American students, preparing them for academic success in the university. Students focus on the development and demonstration of competencies in academic research and writing, oral presentation and auditory and pronunciation skills.

Mission Statement

The Intensive English Language Program (IELP) is designed for second language learners, both international and domestic, seeking to improve their English abilities, particularly to meet language requirements for college and university admission. Along with English language development, the IELP seeks to assist students in their transition to life in the United States. Providing such services is an expression of the Fresno Pacific University Idea in “inviting persons from various cultural, national, ethnic, and religious settings and backgrounds to participate in the educational experience.” Whether these students come only to study English, or to complete an undergraduate or graduate degree, they are provided with numerous opportunities to be challenged academically by fellow students and faculty.... [-]

USA Fresno
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English (US)
Full-time
6 - 52 weeks
Campus
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Brookdale Community College

Brookdale's English as a Second Language program serves non-native English speakers who want to improve their spoken and written English for academic, career-oriented, or ... [+]

Overview

Brookdale's English as a Second Language program serves non-native English speakers who want to improve their spoken and written English for academic, career-oriented, or personal development purposes. We provide students with an inviting and culturally diverse atmosphere where both the teachers and tutors are experts in second language acquisition.

We offer six levels (three semesters) of academic ESL courses. Required classes focus on the development of grammar and writing. Addditional courses are also available in conversation. Day, evening and online classes are available.

Free tutoring is available face-to-face and online. For students on campus, we offer an active ESL club, and cultural, sport and entertainment events giving students additional opportunities to practice English outside of the classroom and to meet American students.... [-]

USA Middletown
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 3 semesters
Campus
Online
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MyStay ENGLISH

MyStay ENGLISH (MSE), a new way to fast track your English Language learning. ... [+]

Live and learn with a real local Attend an approved local English Language School MyStay ENGLISH (MSE) is a new English immersion package, available in multiple cities worldwide, which includes: Entry and Exit English assessment Pre-Arrival Orientation programme on: City of choice MyStay ENGLISH package and resources access Airport Transfer to and from the accommodation Enrolment in General English course with MSI approved provider Hosted accommodation and 2 meals per day (Breakfast/Dinner) MyStay ENGLISH Mentor (Accommodation Host) Online English programme Specific travel insurance

It has been designed to rapidly improve English language levels in just 5 weeks.

Benefits of MSE Local MSE trained Host Mentor – living and eating with someone every day, combined with local school and online support programmes help fast track your English. Safety on arrival – being picked up at the airport by a professional driver and brought to your new Host Mentors home. Learning about your chosen city – pre-departure orientation combined with living with your MSE trained Host Mentor, providing local knowledge of the city, you can get to know the best things to do and the way to get around. Preparation for Further Education – start your next course or employment opportunity with more experience and better English. New networks – build your own personal networks through your school, classmates, and MSE Host Mentor. Accountability for results – MSE provides you with the opportunity for ‘Before and After Assessments’. You will be able to see your improvement over the 5 weeks! MyStay... [-]
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Open Enrollment
English (US)
Full-time
5 - 10 weeks
Campus
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Liverpool School of English

If you want to teach English as a second language or to deliver specialist subjects such as law or biology via the medium of English in your home country, our Teacher Dev ... [+]

If you want to teach English as a second language or to deliver specialist subjects such as law or biology via the medium of English in your home country, our Teacher Development with Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) course is perfect for you.

Alternatively, if you are a teacher of English from primary, secondary or adult schools and want to develop your skills and enhance your C.V., our Cambridge TKT (Teacher Knowledge Test) is the right course for you. On this course, you will learn advanced language awareness and theories and develop professionally through discussions and reflection on your own teaching methods. In addition, you will get TKT exam practice tasks and test papers before the final exam.... [-]

United Kingdom Liverpool
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English (US)
Full-time
2 weeks
Campus
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Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

The De La Salle Language Institute at Saint Mary’s offers an intensive English as a Second Language (ESL) program that allows students from non-English-speaking countries ... [+]

English as a Second Language

The De La Salle Language Institute at Saint Mary’s offers an intensive English as a Second Language (ESL) program that allows students from non-English-speaking countries to improve their English while participating in the life of a North American university. Upon successful completion of the program, students may elect to continue their studies as full-time, degree-seeking students at Saint Mary’s.

Courses and TOEFL

The courses for the 16-week ESL program are in English as a Second Language, but students also study the history, traditions, culture, and customs of the United States. All courses work together to build students’ skills across all areas of English, including listening, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar.... [-]

USA Winona
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
16 weeks
Campus
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The University of Texas at San Antonio

The Intensive English Program will help you achieve your goal to be proficient in English for academic study in the United States. Accredited by the selective Commission ... [+]

Courses in ESL. What to expect

Your placement test will be administered during Orientation to determine your proficiency level. The class size is approximately 15 students. We hold our classes on the Main Campus in the morning and afternoon.

The Intensive English Program offers a unique educational experience:

A world-class, expert faculty, with Master of Arts in Teaching English as a Second Language A rigorous academic program, with clear learning objectives to reach each level A unique dedication from faculty and staff to help you succeed academically Access to all services available within the University of Texas at San Antonio

The Intensive English Program is for those who want to:... [-]

USA San Antonio
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 14 weeks
Campus
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Elite Management School - Pioneer University Degree Pathway Provider in Wellington New Zealand

Learn English (elementary to advanced) while also developing your Barista skills. EMS employs an experienced barista trainer, and training takes place at our Gold Wolf Ca ... [+]

English + Barista Training Programme

Learn English (elementary to advanced) while also developing your Barista skills. EMS employs an experienced barista trainer, and training takes place at our Gold Wolf Training Café on campus. Trainee Baristas provide coffee for EMS staff and students, and also to other residents of our building, on a daily basis. Wellington is famous for its coffee, and there are plenty of opportunities for work in the sector.

Who Should Enrol?

EMS welcomes students onto the programme who are:

interested in meeting English language entry criteria for our diploma programmes or studying elsewhere at university or polytechnic in New Zealand; and, want to experience the New Zealand coffee culture, lifestyle and have a memorable time while they study English at EMS. Entry Requirement ... [-]
New Zealand Wellington
March 2020
English (US)
Full-time
1 - 52 weeks
Campus
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UC Berkeley Extension

Do you have prior knowledge of English, but need to improve your language skills to apply to one of our programs? Then this preparatory program is for you. You'll focus o ... [+]

Do you have prior knowledge of English, but need to improve your language skills to apply to one of our programs? Then this preparatory program is for you. You'll focus on developing your English-language and test-taking skills needed to succeed at UC Berkeley.

BGA-Start is a language program intended to be taken before participating in one of our programs or tracks, which focus on academic subjects as opposed to English language development.

Why Take Part in BGA-Start Improve your TOEFL score Practice writing, listening and speaking skills in a U.S. classroom Access to Berkeley, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley Qualify to apply to one of our many programs

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USA Berkeley
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
4 - 8 months
Campus
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The Sheffield College

Whether you want to develop a basic knowledge of the English language, get familiar with everyday expressions or want to understand complex English text and abstract topi ... [+]

English as a Foreign Language

Whether you want to develop a basic knowledge of the English language, get familiar with everyday expressions or want to understand complex English text and abstract topics, this course has a lot to offer in order to help you develop your English. With English classes covering a variety of topics, it is the perfect course to learn and improve English whilst discovering British culture.

About the Course Elementary Level You will develop a basic knowledge of the language, familiar everyday expressions and simple phrases. This level is equivalent to the Council of Europe Language Level A1. Pre-Intermediate Level You will develop your skills to become familiar with frequently used expressions and conversation on routine matters. This level is equivalent to the Council of Europe Language Level A2. Intermediate Level You will learn to understand the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in work, school, leisure etc. This level is equivalent to the Council of Europe Language Level B1. Upper Intermediate Level You will be able to understand the main ideas of complex text on both concrete and abstract topics, including technical discussions in your field of specialisation. This level is equivalent to the Council of Europe Language. Level B2. Course Start Dates Enrolment for this course runs every Monday during term time. Students can expect to study 4 days per week - your timetable will be confirmed at enrolment. Key Units Elementary Level Understand and use familiar everyday expressions and... [-]
United Kingdom Sheffield
Open Enrollment
English (US)
Full-time
2 - 33 weeks
Campus
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Docklands Academy London

Docklands Academy London provides English Courses all year round and students can start classes any day except for weekends and Bank Holidays when we are closed. ... [+]

Docklands Academy London provides English Courses all year round and students can start classes any day except for weekends and Bank Holidays when we are closed.

English Courses are provided under three main headings:

General English

Our General English classes are popular with students looking for an English course for their needs in all areas of English including speaking, listening, reading, writing, vocabulary and grammar.

You will be given as much homework as you like and a test every Monday so you can see your progress.

We also have our own leisure activity co-ordinator, Paul, who organises regular weekly trips around London landmarks.

There are five General English levels: Elementary, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Upper-Intermediate and Advanced. After completing a course successfully, students can progress to the next level. Students may leave and new students may join the course at any time. ... [-]

United Kingdom London
Open Enrollment
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
1 - 44 weeks
Campus
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