General Information
Description of ProgramOffers classes in the English Language, Foreign Languages, and American Sign Language. The Language Center serves the needs of the community and is geared toward students who want to strengthen their overall language proficiency. Courses are taught on weekday mornings, afternoons, evenings, and Saturdays. Three 8-week sessions are held each year in the Fall, Spring, and Summer, and a 6-week session is given in the Winter. The Language Center offers the use of our computer lab to all of our students. We have software for many of our English language and foreign language courses. All registered students are welcome to take advantage of this effective educational resource. NCC’s Language Center offers English courses for non-native English speakers. Classes focus on speaking, listening, reading, and writing. Our goal is to help students strengthen English language skills in order to interact comfortably in community, social, business, and work situations. New Students should make an appointment to take the Language Center reading and writing assessment test by calling (516) 572-7062, emailing to, or scheduling an appointment in person at the LC Office located in Cluster F, Room 309. Financial Aid is not available for these classes. Also offered are Languages From Around The World To meet the demands of our fast-growing global culture, the Language Center provides a variety of foreign language courses as well as American Sign Language. Class offerings are based on the diverse needs of our students who may want to learn a foreign language in order to travel, converse with family members, attend local and international conferences, or improve business communications. Foreign language classes are taught at different levels, guiding students in speaking, reading, writing, and listening as well as in developing a familiarity with international customs, cultures, and traditions. Additionally, our foreign language classes can help develop bi-lingual skills for teachers to enhance their marketability. We also offer American Sign Language to people wishing to familiarize themselves with this beautiful language. Students may be required to purchase a textbook or other educational material for many of our courses. Call for more detailed information regarding each program.
Geographic AreaTown of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York; Garden City, New York
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Office Of Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning
Physical Site Address 2One Education Drive
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1Language Center, F309
Mailing Address 2One Education Drive
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(631)572-7062
Other Phone(631)572-7472
Web Address
Additional Information
Last UpdateApr19
Affiliated Agency and Services
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Affiliated Services: LANGUAGE CENTER