Focuses on developing language skills through integration of grammar, reading, writing, listening, and speaking, while also touching on and building content knowledge (science, social studies, literature, art, culture, history)
Meets 2.5 hours a day for 4 days per week.
Intensive study of specific elements of language and/or content areas.
Aimed at contextualizing language and further developing students' levels of content knowledge to ease the transition into academic classes.
Scheduled twice a week for 5 hours per week.
Satellite classes may include:
Listening and Speaking
Required to take at least 20 hours of instruction a week.
Enroll for one core course and at least two satellite courses.
Citizens, permanent residents, and F1, J1 visa holders fall into this category.
Can take between 5 and 15 hours of instruction a week.
Choose to take core courses or satellite courses.
Citizens, permanent residents, and F2, J2 visa holders fall into this category.