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English as a Second Language

The English as a Second Language Program serves students from all over the world, providing coursework for comprehensive language development. A wide range of content and materials, presented through interesting methodology, make the experience of ESL effective and practical. Proficiency levels from intermediate to advanced are welcome. Participants are undergraduate, graduate, and professional level. Small classes (8 to 15 people) enable students to advance rapidly.

How to Apply

To apply online, click on the link below. Once in the application, please remember to indicate "English as a Second Language (ESL)" under "Student Type."

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Curriculum

Classes are offered in speaking/listening, reading, vocabulary development, writing/grammar skills, accent improvement and American culture, toward academic proficiency and social communication. Special emphasis is placed on university preparation: written expression, TOEFL preparation, vocabulary expansion, comprehension, and speaking skills.

Program Dates

Spring 2020:
January 13 - May 4

Summer 2020:

  • May Intersession: May 11-28
  • Summer I: June 1-June 25
  • Summer II: July 6-July 30 

Fall 2020:
August 26-December 7

Contact Us:

Location: 571 Jubilee Hall
Telephone: 973-761-9254
Email: esl@shu.edu

Tuition

  • Cost: $550 for each 42-hour course (37 contact hours)

Course Schedule

  • To view course schedules for all semesters, click here »
  • Use ESLP as the subject code to begin your search.
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