VCU's English Language Program offers full- and part-time intensive ESL instruction (22 hours/week) as well as exposure to the rich cultural diversity in Virginia. We serve students who want to learn English for a variety of academic, professional, and personal reasons. Our program prepares students in six primary ESL skill areas: reading, writing, listening, speaking, pronunciation and grammar. Moreover, ELP enhances student success by offering specialized skills courses (Level 2 students) and advanced-level academic preparation courses (Level 3).
The VCU English Language Program offers numerous advantages for speakers at all levels including: