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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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About Nylc

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
  • Affordable Cost
  • Convenient Schedules
  • Certificate You're Proud to Present
  • Quality Control
David Daza Velasquez Jackson Heights, Queens

"Conoci el colegio por los comentarios de google, y la verdad agradesco haberlos leido porque el colegio cumplio con todas mis expectativas con creces ,es sin duda una de la mejores opciones para aprender ingles en NYC, en solo 2 meses de estudiar en este colegio ya soy capaz de mantener una conversacion fluida,..." view all »

Maiko Ito Jackson Heights, Queens

"This school is worth to go because there are extremely great teachers and receptionists as well. I have been here for almost 2 years and I could studied many things. I am so glad to meet them, Thank you very much for everything!"

R. Yvonne Bazil Mieses The Bronx

"I'm improving my English in NYLC. And how do you expect to improve yours? Do not wait, come join the NYLC family. Open yourself up to new opportunities"

Adrienn Bakos Manhattan - Midtown

"I had a really great experience studying at NYLC. When I came here everybody was very open-minded, and helpful. The teachers approach is holistic and they are well-prepared, so if you choose a course you will probably study more than you expect. At this period in my life I learned a lot, not just about English, but..." view all »

Natalia P Manhattan - Midtown

"It was a happy experience! Was short but I learned a lot of things! I made new friend and I enjoyed a lot! I'll be miss this place!"

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