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English for Business Communication

The Manhattan College IELP specializes in providing English language courses for learners with many goals. In cooperation with Manhattan College Non-Credit Programs, the IELP offers a six-week English for Business Communication course for professionals and students who seek to improve their professional-related English skills. The Course will be held live online twice a week, at a convenient time for working professionals. 

In the 6-week English for Business Communication course, you will:

  • Communicate effectively and professionally in business situations
  • Develop cross-cultural skills for communicating in an English-speaking business environment
  • Build professional-level presentations and practice presentation skills
  • Practice elements of the job search, such as resume, cover letter, and ePortfolio building
  • Study with experienced instructors who have business English expertise
  • Enjoy the convenience of evening courses, which meet Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM (EST)
  • Receive a certificate after the Course

You will receive a certificate upon completion of this program.

Course Outline

Week 1 Week 2 week 3 Week 4 Week 5 Week 6
Course Introduction Introduction to ePortfolio Cover Letter Job Interview Preparation Online Job Search Techniques Professional Presentation Practice
Communication Building Relationships Job Satisfaction E-Commerce Raising Finance

Final: Presentations

Final: Cover Letter and Resumes

Resume Writing Resume Peer Review Cover Letter Peer Review Job Interview Practice and Feedback (Guest Speaker) Professional Presentation (Guest Speaker) Networking
Linkedin (Guest Speaker)
Marketing Success Risk Team Building Customer Service

Final: E-Portfolio Review

Final: Reflections and Certificate Presentations



Dates and Application Deadline

Students should submit a registration with a $100 non-refundable application fee added to the tuition balance. 

Application Deadline

2021-2022 Course Dates

March 15th, 2021

April 6th, 8th, 13th, 15th, 22nd, 24th, 2021

June 15th, 2021

July 13th, 15th, 22nd, 29th; August 3rd, 5th, 2021

August 15th, 2021

September 21st, 23rd, 28th, 30th; October 5th, 7th, 2021

December 15th, 2021

January 25th, 27th; February 1st, 3rd, 8th, 10th, 2022

Group Discounts (for six or more people) are available. Please contact the Manhattan College IELP at  for details.

**For international participants that require a visa to enter the U.S., you must have a valid B2 (tourist visa) to participate in this program (we do not sponsor visas for this program)

Application Requirements

    1. Completed online application and registration
    2. Tuition payment (full tuition due at registration)

      Schedule a video call to learn more; click here.