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Welcome to Non-Credit English as a Second Language Program

All ESL Graduates



If you are an adult for whom English is a second language, Suffolk County Community College's English as a Second Language program can change your life.  If you would like to learn English to:

  • Communicate more effectively
  • Earn higher wages
  • Be considered for a promotion
  • Continue your education towards a degree

Then Suffolk has the best English program for you

ESL Graduates

The ESL non-credit English Program and Intensive English Program at Suffolk County Community College provide high- quality English as a Second Language instruction to equip second- language learners with the linguistic ability necessary to thrive academically, professionally and socially. Our programs foster strong English language acquisition through creative, yet structured, instruction in a positive and welcoming learning environment.

Our program has helped many people to develop their English- language skills, so why not give it a try?

Students are placed in classes that are tailored to their English ability, and each semester they advance through the levels and modules to prepare them to continue their education at Suffolk County Community College or at another college or university.