Zoni Language Centers:
Zoni Language Centers are English language schools with six locations in the United States. Five of our schools are located in the New York metropolitan area and one is located in Miami Beach, Florida. Zoni’s main campus in the USA is right in the middle of mid-town Manhattan, New York, next to the Empire State Building. Zoni Language Centers has an excellent reputation due to our commitment to the development of our student's language skills and our wide range of English courses which have been developed to meet our students's long-term language learning needs. These courses include intensive English, business English, preparation courses for the TOEFL and IELTS exams and much more. Zoni has been delivering high-quality English language instruction since 1991.
Why Learn English in New York?
New York is the headline city of the United States, with the nation’s best restaurants, most diverse population, and largest businesses. If there is any city in the country that defines what it means to be American, it is New York. You will experience different accents from across the United States and around the English-speaking world. The eight million New Yorkers who populate NYC come from nearly every country on earth and every corner of the USA.
Why Learn English in Miami?
Miami is one of the premier vacation destinations in the USA, with a spectacular atmosphere, beautiful beaches, and lots of activities. The New World Symphony, South Beach, warm sand, world-class restaurants are just a taste of what Miami has to offer. In Miami, you will be able to use the English you learn in a variety of situations, with unique people from different cultures and from across the USA.
Zoni Language Center New York is officially certified and recognized by the New York State Education Department. Zoni has been delivering high-quality English language instruction since 1991. Zoni is a member of: Metro International, NASFA, The Association of Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc. (TESOL), NYC & Company - the Convention & Visitors Bureau, Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision, Department of Commerce, SEVIS (Student & Exchange Visitor Information System).
Zoni Language Centers in Miami is accredited by ACCET (Accredited Council for Continuing Education and Training) and is also University of Cambridge Local Examinations Syndicate Authorized Centre.
English Courses in New York:
- Intensive English Programs:
The Premium Intensive English program offers language instruction with an integrated approach that includes four skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing. The specific courses under these programs also include the incorporation of pronunciation, vocabulary building and conversation activities using grammar in context. Extra curricular academic activities such as field trips to museums, historical sites, observation of NYC and Miami life are provided to enhance and to reinforce English proficiency.
- Elective English Courses:
Elective courses are special classes designed to supplement and reinforce language acquisition - Pronunciation and Accent Reduction I & II, Academic Vocabulary I & II, Current Events, College Preparatory, American Culture/Film. Students with an advanced level of English proficiency have the option of choosing these courses to enhance their four skills and attain a higher level of English proficiency. These courses help improve specific skills in preparation for greater career opportunities.
- Business English Program:
The Business English course will focus on a variety of skills needed by any business professional to work competently and comfortably in the English-speaking business world. Students will develop their English in the following areas: public relations, phone etiquette, listening and note-taking skills, analyzing business-related articles, understanding American culture and business writing. Business English students will perfect their English by interviewing, giving oral presentations, producing a portfolio of business letters and learning idiomatic expressions. Students will also receive individualized attention on grammar and pronunciation.
- English for Specific Purposes (ESP):
The Zoni English for Specific Purposes (ESP) program helps you develop linguistic and inter-personal skills needed to carry out a job, get promoted, and perform effectively in the working world. These courses are specifically designed to help you understand spoken and written employment-related language within the Health Service, Hotel Industry, Arts, Food Service, Retail and others.
- Test Preparation Courses (TOEFL / IELTS):
• TOEFL: This course prepares students to take the national TOEFL test in either of two formats: computer-based or paper-based. It provides a very comprehensive review of all the components needed for the TOEFL test such as written structures (grammar), reading comprehension, listening comprehension and essay writing. It provides a thorough discussion on the techniques and strategies for taking the test. Students are given free access to the computer lab to do a complete practice TOEFL test.
• IELTS: This course helps learners develop detailed knowledge of English skills and strategies needed for success to pass the IELTS exam. It emphasizes in improving academic English as well as the linguistics aspects of the course. It includes vocabulary and grammar tasks, skills building and exam practice tasks. It is consists of four modules with corresponding exercises, tasks and practice tests.
English Courses in Miami:
- Intensive English
- Business English
- Professional English
- Individual English
- English Conversation Classes
- Oral Communication Skills
- TOEFL Preparation and Exam
- Semi-Intensive English Course (Part Time)
- English Holiday Course
- University Preparation
- Cambridge Examination Course - First Certificate (FCE), Advanced Certificate (CAE)
Zoni Language Centers has a dedicated International Student Office (ISO) that coordinates administrative services, immigration and visa matters for their international students (F-1 visa students) in United States.
Zoni Language Centers will arrange comfortable, affordable, and safe accommodations for the prolonged stay of our international student body. Zoni will be happy to arrange accommodations for its international students at several excellent residence halls.
Accommodation includes: Student Apartments, Hotels and Hostels and American Families, conveniently located near Zoni Language Centers in New York Metropolitan Area and Miami.