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:


A Wealth of Experience, a Reputation for Excellence

Over the past 35 years, thousands of students from over 100 countries have learned English at New York Language Center. So strong is our reputation that word-of-mouth is our most effective advertisement. Most of our students learn about NYLC from alumni who have had positive experiences at our school.


Locations Throughout New York City

New York has often been called “the Capital of the World” and our schools are located in three unique New York areas, each offering a different cultural atmosphere and experience. The city’s 24-hour bus and subway system, the lights of Times Square, myriad restaurants, theaters and shopping is why New York remains one of the most dynamic cities in the world.


Affordable Cost

New York Language Center’s prices are among the most competitive in the New York area. Quality education, however, is never compromised.


Convenient Schedules

New York Language Center offers classes seven days a week. We are open 8am – 10pm Monday through Friday, with special hours on Saturday and Sunday. Certainly, you will find a schedule that fits your needs in one of our branches.



Upon course completion, you will receive a certificate that you’ll be proud to present as evidence of your accomplishments. Upon completion of individual levels, you can also receive a letter of completion.


Quality Control

We require that our instructors meet and surpass the rigorous standards of the New York State Education Department. All our instructors are highly experienced, and each must complete a thorough orientation prior to teaching with NYLC. Additionally, instructors are observed continually by a supervisor to ensure their effectiveness.


Certification and Memberships

New York Language Center–Upper West Side (Broadway) and New York Language Center–Jackson Heights are accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period of April 2019 through April 2029 and NYLC agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a national accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S.
For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 801 North Fairfax Street, Suite 402A, Alexandria, VA 22314, 703.665.3400, www.cea-accredit.org.

New York Language Center is certified as an English Language School by the New York State Education Department. It is also authorized by the U.S. Department of Immigration to enroll non-immigrant foreign students. Key staff members are members of TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages), and NAFSA.

New York Language Center is a member in good standing of Quality English and English USA. Quality English schools are carefully selected from the best Independent English language schools in English speaking countries. They are renowned for their quality and reputation, and offer a choice of general and specialized courses in desirable locations around the world.
EnglishUSA, is the largest professional association of English language programs in the United States whose mission is to provide support, standards, and advocacy for English language programs in the US.