Recent Updates: The New School has released its academic plan for 2020-21 and a phased reopening plan for its New York campus. Please check the Parsons Paris website for information about our Paris campus. Learn more.

  • Schedule of Classes
  • Program Update

    All summer and fall 2020 courses will be online only. 

    All courses in the ESL certificate programs are offered in the fall, spring, and summer terms.

    Summer 2020 Semester (online)

    The summer term runs from June 8 to August 11. 

    In addition to the 9:00-11:00 a.m. synchronous time slot below, the class will consist of a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences, including carefully designed assignments with exciting materials for students to watch, read, and write about.

    Instructors will provide:

    • Individualized feedback on your speaking, listening, reading, writing and grammar
    • Video conferences in one-on-one or small group sessions 
    • Regular communication throughout the course when you need help or have a question
    ClassDayTime
    GrammarMonday 9:00-11:00 a.m.
    WritingTuesday9:00-11:00 a.m.
    Listening and SpeakingWednesday9:00-11:00 a.m.
    ReadingThursday9:00-11:00 a.m.


    Fall 2020 Semester (Online)

    The fall semester will start on September 14 to December 13.

    In addition to the 9:00-11:30 a.m. synchronous time slot below, the class will consist of a mixture of synchronous and asynchronous learning experiences, including carefully designed assignments with exciting materials for students to watch, read, and write about.

    Instructors will provide:

    • Individualized feedback on your speaking, listening, reading, writing and grammar
    • Video conferences in one-on-one or small group sessions 
    • Regular communication throughout the course when you need help or have a question 
    ClassDayTime
    GrammarMonday 9:00-11:30 a.m.
    WritingTuesday9:00-11:30 a.m.
    Listening and SpeakingWednesday9:00-11:30 a.m.
    ReadingThursday9:00-11:30 a.m.


    Spring Semester

    We are closely monitoring the situation with COVID-19 and will provide more details on the spring semester schedule and delivery mode (online or on-site) in the coming weeks. Check back periodically to stay up-to-date. 


  • Contact Us

    English Language Studies Center
    66 West 12th Street, 6th Floor
    New York, NY 10011
    212.229.5372
    elsc@newschool.edu

  • Admission Events

    Information Session
    Monday July 6, 8:30 p.m.

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Undergraduates

To apply to any of our undergraduate programs (except the Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs) complete and submit the Common App online.

Undergraduate Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Bachelor's Program for Adults and Transfer Students and Parsons Associate of Applied Science programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

Graduates

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctoral, Professional Studies Diploma, and Graduate Certificate programs, complete and submit the New School Online Application.

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