English as a Second Language (ESL)
FREE ADULT ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL) PROGRAM
Continuing and Professional Studies at The City College of New York provides free ESL classes to student at least 19 years old.
The program helps students develop proficiency in grammar, reading, listening, speaking and writing skills. The program consists of six levels starting from beginner (level 1) to advanced (level 6).
Prospective students can put their name on our waiting list. When space is available, students are invited to an orientation session and take an entrance exam. Students are placed in class based on their scores and program availability.
Classes meet three days per week from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm or 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm.