English for Speakers of Other Languages
Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island provides English for Speakers of Other Languages(ESOL)/English as a Second Language (ESL) instruction on year-round basis. Daytime courses offer students six-hours of in class instruction, two hours of conversation, as well as two hours of computer-aided learning. Students are placed into one of three levels English coursework depending on their English proficiency. There are also evening and Saturday morning classes for students whose schedules do not permit them to attend our regular daytime classes.