English as a Second Language

Welcome to the English as a Second Language Department at Coe College.

The English as a Second Language Department is well known and highly respected in the academic community. We have been offering small classes and guidance from qualified instructors for nearly 30 years.

We are experienced in welcoming students from four continents. In our 30 years, students have studied with us from many counties.

We tailor our programs from semester to semester to meet the needs and specific interests of our students.

  • There are many opportunities for field trips, fun, and friendship.
  • Practice English with conversation partners
  • Meet American families
  • Live with an English speaking roommate
  • Join Clubs

Coe College is a small school and the atmosphere is friendly and supportive. Cedar Rapids is a safe and pleasant city, with many opportunities to meet Americans.