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At Dorcas International, we provide a variety of courses for both newcomers to the United States and long time residents. Our specialized classes are designed to help our students reach their educational goals. Our teachers create a constructive learning environment for students with an emphasis on specific learning needs.

We offer English as a Second Language (ESL) in levels from beginner to advanced, job readiness courses, family literacy, GED preparation, and more. Explore our classes to see all that we offer!

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Dorcas International Institute of Rhode Island strives to create a welcoming environment for all, working to empower the most vulnerable among us for more than 100 years. We meet our clients where they are by providing integrated, wraparound programs and services helping those seeking to overcome educational, cultural, economic, and language barriers.