Local English classes & tutoring
Call 211 for information on Morris County social services for non-English speakers.
Free classes and tutoring
In Morris County:
- El Primer Paso
ESL classes focus on communication skills for the workplace and social environments. People registered for these ESL classes can take citizenship classes for free.
- Jewish Vocational Service of MetroWest Emigre Resettlement Center
Over 15 nationalities served in this multiethnic program. ESL classes to improve language skills are offered on five different levels. Students must have legal status in the U.S. to participate.
- Literacy Volunteers of Morris County
Students must be over 18 years old and live or work in Morris County. They must also be planning to remain in the U.S. permanently and be able to commit to meeting their tutor for at least one hour a week for a minimum of one year.
- Morris County School of Technology
From the NJ State Department of Labor. Designed to improve the quality of English language and literacy skills of the foreign-born adult student. Classroom activities will cover English language skills, survival/life skills, workforce/employability skills, and family literacy.
- Urban League of Morris County
Courses include instruction in grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation. Helps students of all ages engage in academic and conversational English.
In New Jersey:
- ESL Classes at New Jersey Libraries
Find ESL classes taught at libraries across New Jersey. This is not specific to Morris County.
- County College of Morris
ESL classes are designed for students whose native language is not English, but who already have some fundamental English knowledge.
Commercial Language Schools
- Berlitz Language Center
Berlitz English program provides language training for the everyday world by using real-life scenarios in the classroom and with course materials. Also has English instruction for children.
- Uceda English Institute
ESL for adults. Dover location specializes in students from Central and South America. Other locations have TOEFL and computer classes for entry level positions where computer skills are required.
Local Adult Schools
- Adult School of the Chathams, Madison and Florham Park
- Morris Hills Regional District Adult High School
- Morris School District Community School
- Parsippany-Troy Hills School District
- El Centro Hispanoamericano
Assists the immigrant communities including Hispanic, French West Africa, Eastern European, and the former Soviet Union. Includes ESL classes and serves Morris, Union, Somerset, Middlesex and Hunterdon Counties.
- Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affairs
No ESL classes. Programs focus on transportation, home weatherization, personal computer training, social services, job counseling, immigration, citizenship, notary services and health education.
- Wind of the Spirit (Viento del Espiritu)
ESL classes available on ongoing basis.
Classes for international college students
- English Language Programs
Lists ESL programs in universities and boarding schools in the U.S. and Canada. The programs can be searched by language, level of instruction, and location.
- English Language Schools in the U.S.A.
Over 1,000 American ESL institutes, schools and programs offering English as a second language. The directory can be searched by location and program.