Literacy Programs/Classes

English as a Second Language Classes

Our programs have been especially designed for adult learners. Classes are student centered and conducted in an open, friendly, and supportive environment.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE CLASSES

Classes for beginner, intermediate, and advanced level learners

The skills taught in our ESL classes will help you to:

  • understand conversational English;
  • improve your speaking skills;
  • improve your grammar and learn idioms;
  • write sentences, short paragraphs and fill in applications and other important written forms;
  • read, understand, and discuss newspaper articles and other important written material;
  • develop computer literacy;
  • understand more about American government, customs and culture.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust CenterOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and ArchivesOpens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.