This area offers an array of information for ESL learners. ESL information about language schools, important information about student visas, and links to the best culture spots in the U.S. Click on the site you’re interested in viewing.
English Language Schools in the USA
You will find almost 1000 U.S. Institutes and Schools offering English as a Second Language Programs for U.S. residents and international students and professionals on the following sites.
This site offers a comprehensive Directory of American English Language Schools and Programs in the U.S. region.
ESL Programs in Colleges, Universities, and Secondary Schools
The Center for English Language and Orientation Programs (CELOP) is an integral part of Boston University. The Center offers specially designed intensive English language programs for international students who wish to improve their English proficiency.
Harvard University Institute for English Language Programs
Learn to communicate with confidence in English for success in your career, your studies, and all aspects of your life. We offer small classes for all levels, from beginning to advanced.
Welcome to the Northern Essex Community College English as a Second Language (ESL) Curriculum web site. This web site has been created to provide you with all the information you need as faculty and students at NECC or for anyone interested in learning about the ESL curriculum at the college.
Located in historic Salem, our program prepares students for academic study and provides a variety of opportunities to learn about US culture. English for Academic Purposes, Intensive English Program Special summer programs: Academic Preparation, short-term programs for high school groups.
At Tufts, we believe the best way to learn a language is to use it, to live it. If you are a university age student, business professional, or adult seeking one of the most innovative, dynamic programs available today, we invite you to learn more about Tufts and see what Boston has to offer!
UMass Boston CCDE’s English as a Second Language Programs are designed for individuals seeking to communicate more effectively and improve their performance in professional, academic, and social environments. We offer day and evening classes for non-native speakers at all levels of language proficiency.
Language Schools in Massachusetts
We have an Intensive English program especially designed for you. Our ESL classes prepare beginning, intermediate, and advanced English students for a lifetime of rewarding and enriching experiences. Offering 10 levels of ESL instruction, we have been helping
Boston Academy of English is committed to teaching English as a Second language, Test Preparation, and the Certificate of Teaching English as a Foreign Language to foreign students from around the world and the US through small, high quality, interactive classes in a stimulating environment.
BIA (Boston International Academy) is a premier English language training school in Boston that provides comprehensive educational opportunities for students from all over the world. If you’re looking to improve your English speaking skills, BIA has the programs to help you reach this goal.
Learn the English you need, fast. We promise you challenging lessons, dynamic instruction, and rapid progress.
Study English in the most culturally rich area of the world! Since 1981, we have taught English as a Second Language and English for Foreign-Born Professionals to over 25,000 students with quality instruction and student service as guiding principles.
One of the first and best English language centers in America. An elegant campus with unmatched facilities in a fantastic location. Outstanding teachers and methods. A worldwide reputation for excellence.
Intensive ESL at up to 5 levels. Small classes. Diverse international student population.
Greetings from GEOS Boston! Our school is part of a network of over 550 schools operating in 19 countries. GEOS Boston creates a fun learning experience for students from around the world by holding many events and activities. While at GEOS, students can experience Boston and its surrounding communities first-hand.
The International Language Institute of Massachusetts (ILI) is a private, non-profit language school. ILI offers a small international intensive English program as well as free part-time English classes and services for immigrants and refugees.
Located on Newbury street in the heart of Boston’s most fashionable shopping district, the Olin Center offers nine levels of Intensive English program, full-time courses in TOEFL, GMAT, GRE, LSAT , and SAT preparation, and excellent student services.
ESL Program for High/Secondary School Students:
Co-ed boarding and day college preparatory program with very strong athletics and Fine Arts offerings, extensive extra-curricular program. Location near five top colleges provides social and intellectual enrichment.
An informative site that offers students listings of ESL programs, Colleges, and other useful resources. Here are a few useful links from this site:
• Best colleges in the U.S.: http://www.usnews.com/education/best-colleges/studying-in-the-united-states
• College Board, SAT and AP testing and info on U.S. colleges: http://www.collegeboard.org/
• ESL programs: http://www.esl.com
• 50 tips for college students: http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/here-there-and-everywhere/201008/50-tips-college-students
• Study in the States, U.S. government website: http://studyinthestates.dhs.gov/
For students who are considering studying in the U.S., first check into the type of visa you will need. This information may change every year. The following links are helpful.
United States Immigration Services
U. S. Culture Sites
The following links are to major locations that offer information for museums, tours, and general cultural sites in the major U.S. cities.
Great site that lists profiles of the major cities and the best cultural spots to visit in each city.
United States Capitol
All of the information you’ll need to plan a trip to the nations capitol.
National Parks Service
This is a very good site for those students who enjoy the outdoors. Just click on a state, and you’ll receive information about the national parks located in that state.