The Language Connection
Experience English Language and Culture
The Language Connection (TLC) exemplifies St. John’s University's commitment to international education and to the promotion of global understanding. Our mission is to provide learners with quality language instruction, while helping them gain the academic skills and cultural knowledge necessary for their success in academic programs at St. John’s University and other academic institutions, and in their future professional and personal lives.
TLC makes every effort to provide our students with an optimal learning environment, including the most effective pedagogical methods and instructional materials, the latest technology, and modern classroom and living facilities.
TLC fully supports and promotes the ongoing professional development of our faculty and staff in order to stay at the forefront of changing trends in the field of international education and the teaching of English as a second language.
Experience a deep English language immersion in our 7-week intensive English sessions. Full- and part-time study available. Qualified applicants may receive conditional admission to St. John's University, which may lead to a degree in our undergraduate or graduate programs.
We offer specialized programs that can be customized to the needs of the participants, whether they be business people, TESOL professionals, or groups interested in short-term language training with cultural excursions.
Offered exclusively on the Staten Island campus, NY Gateway is a pathway for students to University enrollment.
Choose between an exciting campus in the heart of Manhattan or a more traditional college setting at our Queens and Staten Island campuses.
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