English Language Center

English Language Center

The Wilkes University English Language Center offers an assortment of programs to meet the varying needs of adult English-language learners.

You will find our programming challenging and enjoyable, and our classes and curriculum demanding and fun. Develop critical thinking, academic and professional skills as you learn from teachers who are well trained, highly experienced, and truly dedicated to their students. Advance your skills and learn to succeed in an English-speaking and multicultural world.

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The Wilkes University English Language Center provides English for academic and professional programming which supports the core Wilkes values of mentorship, scholarship, diversity, innovation and community.

We aim to:

  • provide state-of-the-art, individualized English language instruction to meet learners’ language, cultural, and professional goals;
  • empower students to successfully function in English in a multicultural and diverse world;
  • serve Wilkes University faculty and departments, by providing programs which meet the needs of their English learning students;
  • provide highly qualified faculty who encourage academic success and provide leadership in the areas of intercultural understanding and cooperation.

Our Programs


Dr. Kimberly Niezgoda
Director, English Language Center