ESL Classes – Chicago

ESL Classes – Chicago’s Top Programs to Learn English

Governors State offers ESL classes in Chicagothrough our School of Extended Learning’s American Language and Culture Institute (ALCI). Our programs include the year-round Intensive ESL Program and the Summer Young Adult Program.  Both are designed to serve the needs of international and U.S. students that wish to improve their English language skills.  Courses are taught by ESL faculty experienced in assisting students who consider themselves English Language Learners and utilize cutting-edge teaching methods, curriculum design, and up-to-date research.  

ESL Classes in Chicago: Improve your English Skills

Students will discover that we are one of the top choices for ESL classes in the Chicago area. Our unique Summer Young Adult Program is designed for international young adults that are between the ages of 15-25 and offers the opportunity to become immersed in the English language.  Students receive exceptional English language instruction, workshops on American culture and history as well as take part in a variety of cultural excursions. 

This three-week program includes housing, most meals, insurance, and airport pick up and drop off services.  Furthermore as GSU’s campus is located just 40 minutes south of Chicago, students have the opportunity to explore Chicago’s music, sports, theatre, art, nature and shopping along with the culture and community of the region.

The other central program to our ESL classes includes the Intensive ESL Program for international and domestic students looking to improve English language skills to further their academic success.  The program is open to high school graduates and is available year round.  In our program, students are prepared academically, socially, and culturally to succeed on a university level.  For your convenience, we offer an easy online application.

We invite you to explore our many degree, certificate and individual course offerings listed on our website.  You will discover we have a highly diverse student body made up of individuals of all ages and backgrounds and courses that are taught by gifted professors.  In addition to our exceptional academic programs, we offer some of the best ESL classes in the Chicago area.

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