English schools in the USA and Canada
The institute is housed in the Bemis International Center on the beautiful campus of St. Norbert College overlooking the Fox River in De Pere, Wisconsin -- a suburb of Green Bay. The ESL Institute teaches English as a Second Language (ESL) to foreign students who want to prepare for a professional career or for an American university degree program. Some ESL students are preparing to study degree programs at St. Norbert College. Some students come for short courses in our ESL summer language and culture classes.
ESL Institute courses and degree programs at St. Norbert College are accredited by Northcentral Association of Schools and Colleges.
ESL teachers and staff are active in these professional organizations:
• The National Association of Foreign Student Advisors (NAFSA)
• Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
• The American Association of Intensive English Programs (AAIEP )
... to provide professional English language instruction and support services to enable students to learn English and adjust to American culture so that they can succeed in American university classrooms and in an English-speaking environment.
De Pere (Green Bay), Wisconsin:
St. Norbert College is located in the small city of De Pere (20,000 people). De Pere is a suburb of Green Bay. The city of Green Bay and its suburbs have about 200,000 people. De Pere/Green Bay is about 4 hours by car from Chicago; 5 hours from Minneapolis; and about two hours by car from Milwaukee and Madison. Madison is the State capitol and home to the University of Wisconsin. It is a one-hour flight to Green Bay from Minneapolis, Chicago and Detroit.