Institution ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE PROGRAMS IN QUEENS Contact Information (link, email, phone #) New York Public Library http://www.nypl.org/events/classes/esol or contact Steven Mahoney at [email protected] or call (212) 340-0918 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday-Friday http://www.queenslibrary.org/ Global English Academy 143-36 37th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354 General Office Hours Monday to Friday: 8:30am to 7:00pm 1-718-886-5240 1-718-886-5274 (한국어) 1-718-886-5275 (Español) 1-718-886-7388 (中文) CUNY http://www.literacy.cuny.edu/locations/index.html#queens For general information, call (212) 794-5302. Adult Education New York Language Center Queens Adult Learning Center 42-15 Crescent Street Long Island City, NY 11101 7th Floor 718-361-9480 Educational Services 90-01 Sutphin Boulevard Jamaica, NY 11435 Telephone: 718-557-2567 37-66 82nd street, 2nd FL Jackson Heights, NY 11372 Tel: (866) 413-9405 [email protected] Subway: #7 to 82nd St/Jackson Heights or E, F, R, M to 74th St/Roosevelt Avenue LIRR: Woodside Station nearby. In addition, the Q32 bus stops near the Jackson Heights branch. Criteria Students must be 16 or older. Documentation is not required. Information /Registration events are at the branch where the classes are held. Space is limited Global English Academy is a private English as a Second Language School (ESL) for adults, located in the heart of Queens, New York. The mission of Global English Academy is to provide quality English language instruction to non-native speakers and to help them learn about and become more comfortable with American culture and customs. Intensive Academic English Program (8-week session) This program is offered during the week (Monday through Friday). You can register for morning, afternoon or evening classes and there are three options for registration: Full- time (18 hours per week): $1,250* Part-time 1 (10.5 hours per week): $ 730* Part-time 2 (7.5 hours per week): $ 520* (Please note: If you register for less than a full 8-week session, the weekly tuition for the full-time program is $160.) English for Everyone Program (8-week session) This program is offered on weekday evenings and Saturday mornings. Evening Program (4 hours per week): $ 360* Saturday Program (3 hours per week): $ 270* * There will be additional costs for textbooks. Free ESOL, BE, and GED classes are offered at CUNY's 14 campuses Mornings, Evenings, and Weekend sessions. Registration is ongoing. Free ESOL classes. Must be 21years old. Morning and Evening sessions. - Business English classes - TOEFL exam preparation - Advanced English Writing - Advanced English Grammar - Part-time or short English courses (4 to 15 hours per week). You may register for 3 weeks or more in a short course. If you want to study for more than five weeks in a short course you will be able to do so. English School in Queens NY - Jackson Heights: Our Jackson Heights, Queens offers weekday, evening and weekend English classes. This branch is located along the historic #7 train line, which was designated part of the National Freedom Trail in 1999. It is situated in a multiethnic, multicultural neighborhood where you will find restaurants serving food from all over the globe. The Queens branch is intimate, comfortable, and air-conditioned. Tuition and Prices go to this link: http://nylanguagecenter.reachlocal.net/en/courses Institution Contact Information Definition/Criteria YWCA of Queens 42-07 Parsons Blvd., Flushing, NY 11355 Phone: (718) 353-4553 Fax: (718) 353-4044 http://ywcaqueens.org/programs/center-for-adults/esl/ Queens College English Language Institute Hours: (M-F) 9-5 | (Sat-Sun) Closed Bldg: Kiely Hall Room: 111 Phone: (718) 997-5720 Fax: (718) 997-5731 Donna Gruber Executive Director, English Language Institute [email protected] English Courses in Queens NY include: - ESL courses for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels - Intensive English courses of 20 hours or 30 hours per week ESL classes are designed to inform students of the rules of the English language, gain understanding of American life and culture, and provide a place to practice and improve communication skills as a community of English language learners. When students enter the ESL program, our staff provides a free assessment of their English language level to place them in the appropriate classes, ranging from level 0 to level 3. These classes are designed to meet the individual needs of the students. With classes in session in the morning and evening, students have the freedom to choose the class that best fits their schedule. ESL Levels 0-3 Cost : FREE Program Length: 10-11 weeks Program Hours: Two days a week Morning: 9:00am-12:00pm or Evening: 6:00pm-9:00pm How to Enroll: Call ESL department to schedule a placement exam or email [email protected] All new students MUST come in person to the ELI office. Fall 2012 Placement exam: week of August 28, 2012 Full-Time Day Program 18 hours a week, 4 days a week August 28 - December 19, 2012 . Placement exams: week of August 28, 2012 TUITION: Full Time: U.S. Resident (Green Card) $2,295 Non-resident $2,699 10% discount on tuition offered through August 9, 2012 Part-Time: 10% discount on tuition offered through August 21, 2012.One class, 6 hours a week: $765 Both classes, 12 hours a week: $1530 Part-Time Evening Program August 29 - December 19. 2012 - Placement: Begins August 29, 2012 1. ELI131 - Reading/Writing Monday/Wednesday, 6-9 pm Placement test on Wednesday, August 29, at 6 pm. 2. ELI132 - Listening/Speaking Tuesday/Thursday, 6-9 pm Placement test on Thursday, August 30, at 6 pm. 3. Both classes (ELI131 & ELI132): Monday through Thursday, 6-9 pm Placement tests on Wednesday, August 29, and Thursday, August 30. Applicants need to attend both placement dates.