Registration Underway for ESL Courses at A&M International

Registration is now underway at Texas A&M International University for Intensive, Semi-Intensive, and Conversational English as a Second Language (ESL) courses offered through the University's International Language Institute.

Intensive ESL courses will be offered weekday mornings, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m., from May 31 - Jul. 23. Six course levels, for beginning to advanced students, will be offered, with instruction focused on grammar, reading, writing, and listening and speaking. Intensive ESL courses consist of 160 classroom hours plus additional work in a multimedia lab. Tuition is $750 per course.

Semi-Intensive ESL courses will be offered Monday - Thursday evenings, 7:30 - 10 p.m., from May 31 - Jul. 23. Three course levels, Low Beginning, Low Intermediate, and Low Advanced, will be offered. Instruction will focus on listening, speaking, and grammar. Semi-Intensive ESL courses consist of 80 classroom hours. Tuition is $375 per course.

Conversational ESL courses will be offered May 31 - Jul. 23. Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced courses will be offered Monday - Friday afternoons, from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. An Advanced course will also be offered Monday - Thursday evenings, 7:30 - 10 p.m. Cost for each Conversational ESL course is $450.

Maximum class size for Intensive, Semi-Intensive, and Conversational ESL courses is 12 students.

Registration for ESL courses will be conducted through May 7 at ILI offices located in the Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library, suite 214.

For more information, please contact the University's International Language Institute at 326 2136, or visit ILI offices.

University office hours are from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday - Friday.

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