English as a Second Language (ESL)

Slippery Rock University

Program Description

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Slippery Rock University

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

Experience the Difference of SRU English as a Second Language Programs! The SRU ESL program is proud of its Quality Education, Affordable Tuition, Safe Campus in a Small Town and Global Community.

Why study English at the SRU ESL Programs?

  • Perfect location: SRU campus is located in a safe, beautiful and quiet campus town, Slippery Rock, PA, and only 45~50 minutes away from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania!
  • Small Class Size: One class has 5~10 students.
  • Qualified Instructors: All ESL instructors have Master's or higher degrees in TESOL, Applied Linguistics or related majors and at least 3 years of English language teaching experience.
  • Full Access: The SRU ESL students have the full access to SRU facilities, services, and activities.
  • Excellent extracurricular activities: Slippery Rock University encourages ESL students to participate in activities such as personal tutoring, picnics/excursions, field trips, city tours, and much more!

The SRUESL Program offers the following options:

ENGLISH FOR ACADEMIC PURPOSES (EAP) PROGRAM

  • For students who want to study at Slippery Rock University (or other American university/college)
  • 14 weeks: Fall/Spring, 8 weeks: Summer
  • Five levels: Starting, Emerging, Developing, Expanding, Bridging (Each student's level is decided after the placement test)
  • 7 courses: 6 core classes + 1 tutorial
  • Class hours: 20 hours per week

English for Specific Purposes (ESP) Program

  • Customized curriculum: Hospitality English, Business English, English for Diverse Professionals, Nonnative English teacher training, etc.
  • Flexible schedule: Monday through Friday (3 weeks)
      • Monday/Wednesday/Friday (4 weeks)
      • Tuesday/Thursday (5 weeks)
      • Daytime or evening class

ENGLISH LANGUAGE CAMPS

  • 2 - 4 weeks session during summer or winter break
  • Selection of thematic English courses: English writing, math, science, art, computer, etc.
  • English tutorial: each camper has a personal ESL tutor
  • Fun activities: Playing American sports, visiting American cities and American universities
  • Grade 6 - 10
  • A group of 10 - 15 students

ESL TUITION AND FEES

TUITION

  • Full-Time Fall/Spring: $3,200
  • Full-Time Summer: $2,200
  • Part-Time (with approval): $2,000
  • Per Course (with approval): $800

FEES

  • Required Fees: $1,428.90
  • Health Insurance*:Fall: $657.00, Spring/Summer: $698.00

SAMPLE COST (SPRING SEMESTER)

  • Tuition $3,200 (Full-time)
  • Fees $1,428.90
  • Health Insurance $698 (Spring)
  • Total $5,326.90 (Spring)

New students have orientation fee ($90) and application fee ($50).

*You can buy your own health insurance but it must have the same or higher coverage than required by the university.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 27, 2017
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This course is Campus based
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Sept. 2017
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3,200 USD
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USA - Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania
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Sept. 2017
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