The American Language Institute is accredited through the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA). Nazareth College is able to issue an I-20 form to obtain a student visa.
Students enrolled in our program receive intensive instruction in the four components of English language: reading, writing, listening, and speaking. Classes are offered in summer sessions and in the spring and fall semesters, during which students are in classes for 20 hours per week. All students participate in pre-semester placement testing and are placed in classes appropriate for their proficiency level. For more information, please download the ALI brochure.
We offer three program options:
Students interested in enrolling in a degree program after studying in the American Language Institute should apply to both Nazareth College Admissions and the American Language Institute. Please contact Linda Grossman for more information.
Throughout the academic school year, we offer semester-long courses geared towards preparing students for success in U.S. classrooms. This Academic Intensive English Program is offered during the fall, spring, and summer semesters.
During the summer, we offer a 3-week English language and cultural immersion program.