School of English Language Studies
Welcome to the School of English Language Studies at Virginia International University!
Today, English is the dominant international language in communications, science, business, and entertainment. A working knowledge of English means better job opportunities worldwide. As a result of the growing need for English skills, VIU’s School of English Language Studies provides students with an opportunity to learn English quickly in a safe and friendly environment.
VIU’s key location in the Washington, DC metro area provides students with the perfect opportunity to practice their English skills as they explore the region.
VIU offers the following English as a Second Language (ESL) Programs.
- Intensive Morning Program
An intensive four-level American language program that focuses on language skills and college preparation
- TOEFL Preparation
An intensive program that focuses on linguistic and academic skills necessary for college and TOEFL success
- Evening ESL Classes
Adult ESL courses for real-world communication