ESL - English as a Second Language

Welcome to the ESL Program at Fairmont State University

 Our goal is to help you achieve English language proficiency to prepare you for academic success.

Why choose our ESL Program?

  • A curriculum integrating all language skills 
  • A safe and convenient location for study
  • Professional, dedicated, and enthusiastic instructors
  • Individualized instruction
  • On-campus housing 

Dates

Spring 2019: 

Term A:  January 14 - March 8

Term B:  March 11 - May 10

 

Application Deadlines

Entrance Date Application Deadline

18 March 2019

15 January 2019

12 August 2019

15 May 2019

 

Costs (per semester)

  • ESL tuition: with inquiry
  • Room and Board: $4,592      

Activities/programs:

Students are encouraged to participate in events, programs, and organizations across campus. These include:

  • International Student Organization
  • Intramural Sports 

Classes

The ESL Program is an intensive course of study with an academic preparation focus.  The following classes are offered each 8-week term.

Time

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

8:30-10:10

 

Academic Reading

 

Speaking & Listening

 

Academic Reading

 

Speaking & Listening

10:30-12:30(MW)

10:30-11:50 (TR)

Composition

Composition

 

 

Composition

 

 

Composition

1:30-3:30 (MW)

1:00-3:00 (TR)

Grammar

Grammar

Grammar

Grammar