How to Learn English

How to Learn English – Contact our School of Extended Learning


The School of Extended Learning’s American Language and Culture Institute (ALCI) offers International and U.S. students whose first language is not English excellent programs for how to learn English.  Our wide range of programs includes private tutoring, workshops, community outreach programs, socialization opportunities, as well as an Intensive ESL Program.  The primary focus of the ALCI’s programs is to assist students in achieving academic success by improving English skills with highly concentrated language instruction.  Additionally the ALCI works closely with the Office of International Services to create co-curricular activities for students.


To Improve Academic Success - Find out How to Learn English


GSU is committed to providing the necessary support and resources to all students, faculty, and the community of ESL learners.  Our innovative programs and services utilize cutting-edge teaching methods, curriculum design, and the most up-to-date research to effectively teach students to learn English. 

Our comprehensive services include the Intensive ESL Program that prepares students academically, socially, and culturally for success as university students.  Since one of the best ways to learn a language is to speak it, our courses include Listening and Speaking along with Reading and Writing, Integrated Studies, Multimodal Composing, Pronunciation, and Cross Cultural Contexts.  We also offer test preparation for the TOEFL. 

The Writing Center also offers a workshop series that focuses on writing an APA style research paper along with other related topics to further assist writers. 

For detailed information regarding our programs and services, please see the ALCI web pages or talk to an ALCI advisor.  Our goal is to provide the needed skills, information, and knowledge to enable others to communicate effectively by teaching them how to learn English.

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.  Along with stellar academic programs, we also offer students whose first language is other than English intensive programs for how to learn English. 

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