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With four branches in one of the most dynamic cities in the world, NYLC offers unparalleled English language instruction to students of all levels. Founded in 1985, NYLC has established itself as one of the largest and most respected English language schools in the New York area. Each year, we help thousands of students from over 100 countries not only learn English, but live English. Whether you call New York your home or will be visiting New York from abroad, you will find that our economical and convenient courses make NYLC the ideal choice for your language education. Additionally, the staff at NYLC works to ensure that your student experience in New York is enjoyable, valuable, and unforgettable.

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New York Language Center's mission is to provide high quality, affordable English classes to international students in a supportive, friendly atmosphere where students come first.

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Whether you're looking for a rich cultural experience or superior language education, you'll find both in the exciting environment of NYLC. Here are some of the reasons you'll be glad you chose NYLC:

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  • A Wealth of Experience, a Reputation for Excellence
  • Locations Throughout New York City
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Astrid Djidjoho Jackson Heights, Queens

"I Spent 5 months in NYLC Jackson Heights and i would really recommend to everybody who want to learn or improve their english. The program you will follow will be based on your level, so you don't have to be scared about being in a level class which doesn't correspond to yours. The teachers are very cool,..." view all »

Leyla Caroline de Morais Marques Jackson Heights, Queens

"So I liked the teacher Emma, she is a very nice teacher. I liked too the activities outside class with the teacher Ben, he is very friendly. And the assistant Emilia is very efficient and friendly!"

Vitoria Fontes Jackson Heights, Queens

"The NYLC brought me a great memory with wonderful friends and teachers. When I came to NYC for the first time, I was struggling with English and maps. Thanks to NYLC's great curriculum and amazing activities, my two months journeys were unforgettable. I truly appreciate all the opportunities, and I miss you all ! The..." view all »

AMAR HALAIS Jackson Heights, Queens

"While I have been in NYLC at Jackson Heights for ten weeks intensive english, my english has been increasingly improved. I was in post advance level where teachers are so great, the TOEFL teacher Emma is doing a great job how teaching the right academic skills for TOEFL, also I appreciate the way she is focussing on..." view all »

safwan Manhattan - Midtown

"Hi my name is safwan from Libya i studied in NYLC for 6 months i enjoyed a lot, learned a lot at the same time i didn't know how to speak English at all first when i came here , now after six months i speak English almost fluently the staff here were very nice, kind with me, especially Cassandra she is really cool..." view all »

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