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Gannon University's English as a Second Language Program
prepares non-native speakers to achieve language competency
necessary to succeed in an English language curriculum at the
post-secondary level. Through its academic programming, as
well as the specialized services it provides to English language
learners, the program echoes the University's mission by its
commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service, and
by preparing its students to become global citizens.
The English as a Second Language Program guides international
students in their cultural adjustment to the United States by
creating and supporting a professional and respectful learning
environment, through which students simultaneously develop and
strengthen their language ability, academic skills and