Manhattan College offers several English Language Programs for language learners and teachers. For English language learners, the Intensive English Language Program (IELP), International Pathway Program (IPP), English for Business Communication, and short-term ESL programs offer students unique opportunities.
- The IELP provides full-time intensive English for students seeking to increase language proficiency for academic or professional needs.
- The IPP provides students a chance to earn Manhattan College credits while improving their English skills.
- Our ESL + NYC Experience program offers general English study coupled with the opportunity to explore New York City.
- The online Business Communication course focuses on helping students improve their language skills for professional settings.
For those seeking to become ESL / EFL instructors, the Manhattan College TEFL Certificate Program is a flexible, established pathway towards becoming an English language teacher. More than 100 hours of online study and an optional 20-hour, on-site teaching practicum ensures that would-be teachers are employable as English language instructors. We also offer the TESOL Practicum program, which is perfect for practicing teachers who would like a professional development opportunity in New York City.