Customized ESL Training

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  • Phone: 612-624- 1503 or 800-234-6564 outside the Twin Cities metro area
  • Email:
  • Address: 20 Nicholson Hall, Pillsbury Drive SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

If your group, business, or organization would like English as a Second Language training to address a specific need, consider short-term contract learning at the University of Minnesota.

These programs are ideal for:

  • students who need to improve their English for academic studies
  • business and technical professionals
  • health professionals working in international settings
  • legal professionals working in international contexts
  • teachers of English as a Foreign Language (EFL)

How It Works

A Minnesota English Language Program representative will work with you to select the courses that meet your group's goals. You'll also choose from extracurricular activities such as field trips, dinners, and other cultural experiences. Courses can be taught on campus or at your work site.

Core program components to choose from include:

  • General English for Academic Purposes
  • English for Business or Professional Settings
  • English for the Health Sciences
  • English for Legal Professionals
  • English for Science and Technology
  • English Focused on American Culture
  • Teacher Education for EFL/ESL Teachers

Additional components that can be added include:

  • Cross-cultural training
  • Technology for teacher education
  • Teaching and learning in international settings
  • Experiencing American culture
  • Classroom observations
  • Test preparation for TOEFL or IELTS
  • Pronunciation improvement

Contact us at the address above to get started.