The 3-point pronunciation course provides special practice in attending to and producing the sounds and rhythms of English. This course meets twice a week for 2 hours per class, and is limited to an enrollment of 12 students in each class.
Special Programs (Open to Matriculating Columbia University Degree Students)
The course is only open to students who are enrolled at the Columbia University School of General Studies (GS) who have been promoted or placed into ALP Level 9. Offered in the Fall and Spring semesters, please see your GS advisor to register.
Advanced Academic English for Graduate Students This intensive six-week program is designed to increase proficiency in spoken and written English, enhance reading and listening skills, and prepare students for studying in a rigorous U.S academic context. It also aims to familiarize participants with Columbia and with New York City. The course is open only to incoming Master’s students entering Columbia University in the Fall semester.
English for Professional Purposes: Strategic Communication
This summer English course prepares students for the demands of graduate coursework, a professional internship, and the competitive communication job market beyond. It is open only to Master of Science in Strategic Communication students who are entering Columbia’s School of Professional Studies in the fall.
English for Professional Purposes: Law
This summer English course prepares students for the demands of graduate legal studies. It is open only to LL.M. students who are entering Columbia Law School (CLS) in the fall.
English for Professional Purposes: SIPA
This summer English course prepares students for the demands of graduate studies in international and public affairs. It is open only to MIA and MPA students who are entering Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA) in the fall.