English Classes

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Our English classes are designed to empower you with the language skills you need for success in both professional and personal situations. Whether your goal is to enhance your career prospects, communicate more effectively in an English-speaking environment, or simply embrace the joy of learning a new language, we’re here to support you. Whether you’re a newcomer to the English language or looking to refine your existing skills, we have English courses for a diverse range of learners.

Group of women in blue graduation cap and gownsWhy Choose TLC for English Classes?

 Expert Instructors: Our experienced instructors are passionate about language education and dedicated to your success. They bring a wealth of knowledge to the classroom, ensuring a dynamic and engaging learning experience.

 Comprehensive Curriculum: Our English classes are carefully crafted to cover all aspects of language acquisition – speaking, listening, reading, and writing. We focus on practical communication skills, enabling you to navigate real-life situations with confidence.

 Cultural Integration: At TLC, we believe language learning goes beyond words. Our English classes incorporate cultural insights, providing you with a holistic understanding of the language and its context.

Group English Classes

Course Offerings:

Beginner English: Build a strong foundation in the English language, focusing on essential vocabulary and basic communication skills.

Intermediate English: Expand your proficiency with more complex language structures and in-depth conversations.

Advanced English: Fine-tune your language skills for academic and professional success. Specialized courses are available for those seeking advanced proficiency.

In-Person Class Locations:

Tennessee Language Center – 220 French Landing Drive, Nashville, TN 37243
(615) 741-7579
Hispanic Family Foundation – 3955 Nolensville Pike, Nashville, TN 37211
(615) 562-2222

We also offer online class options.

Class Structure

Group classes are 1 day a week
Online = 12 weeks, 1.5 hrs per class
In-person = 6 weeks, 3 hrs per class

Cost of Group English Classes

Students must pay $225 for each cycle of class. There is also a one-time $30 materials fee for the student textbook and binder.

For example: Cycle = 12 weeks = 18 hours of class = $225


Students must have a consultation with an ESL department team member before registering for classes. Consultations consist of a placement test to determine which course is best for the prospective student. Consultations cost $30 and are available by appointment only, which are on a first-come first-served basis. Students must call in advance to schedule placement tests.

Next Steps

To make an appointment for a consultation, call us at 741-7579 or email us at esl.languagecenter@tennessee.edu

Private English Classes

Private English classes are the best choice if you need intensive custom instruction.  If you are a professional, college student, wish to become a college student, or are in the United States for a limited time – custom classes are the option for you!

Private English classes are designed around the student’s availability and instructional needs.  They may be held at TLC’s office or at an offsite location for an additional mileage premium.

Have questions? For more information or to discuss your needs for a private class, call 615-741-7579 or email us at esl.languagecenter@tennessee.edu.

Base Pricing (per student)10 Hours (minimum)15 Hours20 Hours25 Hours
1-on-1 – $55/hour$550$825$1,100$1,375
1-on-2 – $35/hour$350$525$700$875
1-on-3 – $25/hour$250$375$500$625

Corporate English Classes

Base Pricing10 Hours (minimum)20 Hours30 Hours40 Hours