Why Choose the ESL Program at Iona College

Here at Iona College, we understand completely that ESL learners from around the world have numerous available choices and countries when selecting an educational institution to meet their English as a Second Language for academic purposes needs. Why should you choose Iona College to meet your ESL needs and goals? The question is an important one to ask, and the Iona College ESL Program’s staff and instructors take it very seriously. The answers to why you can feel comfortable considering attending Iona College for your ESL needs are the following:
  • Iona College ESL Program has highly dedicated, motivated, qualified, and experienced instructors to assist the ESL student in achieving his or her English language goals in the most effective and efficient manner.
  • Iona College ESL Program offers a variety of general and specialized courses to meet ESL students’ needs.
  • Iona College ESL Program has an excellent ENGLISH-ONLY learning environment complete with state-of-the-art technology providing the student with access to the most modern of learning technologies.
  • Iona College ESL Program has a curriculum designed by professional educators with decades of classroom and professional experience.
  • Iona College ESL Program is located just outside of what most people consider to be the center of the world – New York City! NYC is only a short and comfortable 25-minute train ride from the Iona College campus.
  • Iona College ESL Program is located on a true 4-year degree college campus that offers the ESL student unlimited opportunities to interact with undergraduate and graduate students from around the world in the global language of English.
  • Iona College ESL Program offers students professional counseling and assistance in making the transition from the ESL classroom to the college classroom as smoothly as possible.
  • Iona College ESL Program provides students professional assistance and guidance concerning visa and immigration issues.
  • Iona College ESL Program offers students not only a classroom experience but also a real-world experience. Students will participate in on-campus and off-campus events such as visits to Fortune 500 businesses in the heart of New York City. Students will also have access to amazing entertainment events such as watching the New York Yankees play baseball or watching the world-famous Phantom of the Opera right on Broadway!
Iona College ESL Program allow students to actively engage in American cultural activities from baking an apple pie to participating in seasonal and holiday activities to learning American traditional values and customs.

What You Really Need to Know About the Iona College – ESL Program

Iona College - ESL Program uses available assets and its passion for global education to educate and prepare learners with the language, college, social, and life skill sets to be successful in America’s higher-education system and become contributing members in the global work force and community.