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Courses are offered by universities around the world. These classes often combine lectures, personal instruction, and in some cases real world activities with tests and assignments in order to educate students about their chosen subject. What is a course in ESL? ESL stands for “English as a Second Language,” and these classes are designed to teach the English language to students who a… Read more

Courses are offered by universities around the world. These classes often combine lectures, personal instruction, and in some cases real world activities with tests and assignments in order to educate students about their chosen subject.

What is a course in ESL? ESL stands for “English as a Second Language,” and these classes are designed to teach the English language to students who are not native speakers. These courses typically cover subjects such as English grammar, pronunciation, spelling, and vocabulary. They also help to improve students’ skills in reading, writing, speaking, and listening to English. In some cases, the course may be tailored towards English usage in a specific field such as business or tourism. It may also include sections on the culture and society of English-speaking countries.

The greatest advantage of taking a course in ESL is that it helps to improve proficiency in the English language. English is used in business, aviation, diplomacy, media, medicine, and dozens of other economic sectors. Those who speak English have a huge advantage in the global job marketplace, and students will also find English to be very useful while traveling.

The price of taking a course in ESL is different for every institution and program. It is important that students do their research on the costs of the course they are interested in before they decide to enroll.

A course in ESL provides career advantages in many different fields. Students who speak English as a second language will find it useful in international business, the tourism industry, many scientific and technology fields, aviation, and media. In addition, students who speak English fluently may also be able to find work translating or teaching English. Completion of courses may also be required for students who wish to attend English-speaking universities.

If you are interested in taking an ESL course, start looking today. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of California, Irvine - Division of Continuing Education
Irvine, USA

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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
10 weeks
English
Campus
 
Brookdale Community College
Middletown, USA

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 pers ... +

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. Our ESL program is also available online. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 
Toronto International College
Toronto, Canada

TIC's intensive seven-week modules come in a variety of subjects, with difficulty levels ranging from elementary to advanced. ESL Program provides a comprehensive foundation i ... +

TIC's intensive seven-week modules come in a variety of subjects, with difficulty levels ranging from elementary to advanced. ESL Program provides a comprehensive foundation in writing, conversation, pronunciation, reading, and listening skills. -
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Full-time
Part-time
7 - 35 weeks
English
Campus
Online
 

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Bergen Community College
Paramus, USA

The ESL / ALP courses are divided into four levels: Foundations (beginner), Level 1 (low intermediate), Level 2 (intermediate), and Level 3 (advanced). Each level is composed ... +

The ESL / ALP courses are divided into four levels: Foundations (beginner), Level 1 (low intermediate), Level 2 (intermediate), and Level 3 (advanced). Each level is composed of four courses: Grammar (Parts A and B), Reading, Writing, and Speaking/Listening. -
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Full-time
Part-time
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Keiser University Flagship Campus
Florida City, USA

The ESOL program is for students who need to improve their English skills before starting a degree at Keiser University. The program focuses on improving students’ reading, wr ... +

The ESOL program is for students who need to improve their English skills before starting a degree at Keiser University. The program focuses on improving students’ reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills while also teaching them academic English. It is not a degree program, but it prepares students for a degree of their choice. -
Courses
Full-time
8 weeks
English
Sep 2023
Campus
 
Georgia Central University
Atlanta, USA

The mission of the ESOL Department is to develop students’ academic and intercultural communication skills, vital to life in the United States. The program provides a complete ... +

The mission of the ESOL Department is to develop students’ academic and intercultural communication skills, vital to life in the United States. The program provides a complete course of instruction as well as electives in the linguistic and pragmatic aspects of the English language, thereby enabling students to acclimate to and fully participate in diverse communities ranging from local to international, and from university to college. -
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Full-time
Part-time
English, Korean
15 May 2023
Campus
Online
 
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, USA

The English Language for Academic Communication (ELAC) program prepares students for study in degree programs in an American university context. Through instruction in speakin ... +

The English Language for Academic Communication (ELAC) program prepares students for study in degree programs in an American university context. Through instruction in speaking, listening, reading, and writing, students learn how to communicate their ideas effectively, interact using academic discourse, and apply their language skills to different situations and audiences for greater understanding and engagement. The ELAC program offers instruction at seven levels of proficiency: low beginner, beginner, elementary, low intermediate, intermediate, high intermediate, and advanced. Each level can be completed in one term of full-time study. Each level includes 140 academic hours of classroom instruction per level, per term. Each term is seven weeks long, and full-time students receive 20 hours of classroom instruction per week. The overall length of the program depends on the student’s initial placement and how quickly the student progresses from one level to the next. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
7 - 49 weeks
English
Campus
 
Williamson College
Franklin, USA

This program was created to accommodate busy schedules, increase communication skills, and provide an opportunity to build a bridge to the English language.

This program was created to accommodate busy schedules, increase communication skills, and provide an opportunity to build a bridge to the English language. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
College Canada
Montreal, Canada

Recognized by Language Canada English classes are offered in the morning, evening and on weekends, on a full-time or part-time basis. Our methodology has a proven track record ... +

Recognized by Language Canada English classes are offered in the morning, evening and on weekends, on a full-time or part-time basis. Our methodology has a proven track record over the years and we look forward to helping you enrich your English language proficiency and academic skills with confidence. Our ESL program is an in-depth study in core language skills (reading, writing, listening, and speaking) in ten levels. As Canada College is an Official Test Centre for IELTS and TOEFL iBT®,.it can be the right choice for your test preparation. Our College can help you boost your test score to the required level, be it for academic purposes, Canadian Citizenship or immigration. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English (Canada)
Campus
 
Fresno Pacific University
Fresno, USA

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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Campus
 
The University of Texas at San Antonio
San Antonio, USA

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 on En ... +

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 on English Language Program Accreditation, our top-notch program led by highly qualified instructors has prepared thousands of students for academic success. The support staff is excellent and dedicated to providing students with the best possible service. We offer three different levels of English study ranging from the Intermediate to the Advanced Level. Students take part in 4 academic English courses focused on Reading/Vocabulary, Writing/Grammar, Oral Communication, and TOEFL preparation. Our regular Fall and Spring semesters are 20 hours of study per week for approximately 14 weeks, while our more intensive Summer semesters are 28 hours of study per week for approximately 10 weeks. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
10 - 14 weeks
English
Campus
 
Parkland College
Champaign, USA

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 ... +

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. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
2 semesters
English
Campus