PLENUM INSTITUTE OFFERS ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE/ESL PROGRAM.
* Plenum Institute (formerly IHE) is authorized under Federal Law to enroll non-immigrant foreign students and can issue a Form I-20, “Certificate of Eligibility for Non-immigrant Student”.
Instructional Hours: 900
Six Quarters: 9 weeks each
Hours per week: 18
Total weeks: 54
This course is intended to develop the student’s ability to use the English language in contemporary American contexts.
Course/Unit Title (Hours)
ESL Beginning I (150 hours)
- ESL Beginning II (150 hours)
- ESL Intermediate I (150 hours)
- ESL Intermediate II (150 hours)
- ESL Advanced I (150 hours)
- ESL Advanced (Transitional) (150 hours)
We guide international students with their SEVIS forms, F-1 student visa application procedures and orient them to adjusting to life in the United States and within the state of New Jersey/ New York Area. We are proud of our heritage of working with students and can undoubtedly say that our students get more than a class; they get our strong determination and support to broaden their perspectives and enhance their skills to sustain in this ever-evolving, globally-competitive market.
We, at Plenum Institute, have flexible class times that suit your schedule. Please contact us and we will find a solution that satisfies your needs. For more information and to learn more about opportunities for international students at Ace, please feel free to Contact us.
Programs of Study, Schedule and Tuition Charges:
To apply for a SEVIS I-20 (which is needed to obtain an F-1 Student Visa), students must satisfy to the school, based on visa regulations that sufficient finances are available to pay for tuition and living expenses. This can be verified by a certified bank statement showing sufficient funds from you/your sponsor. International students applying for admission should submit the International Student Application Form and ensure that they review the International Student Checklist of Documents that summarizes all the necessary documents required for applying to the school. Once all required documentation is complete, students should mail their application package along with other supplementary materials as mentioned on the form to the following address:
Plenum Institute; 3000 John F Kennedy Blvd # 310; Jersey City, NJ 07306; USA
Phone: 551 222 4461: Fax: 551 222 4483
Once accepted to the Plenum Institute, the SEVIS I-20 will be mailed with the Acceptance Package to your requested mailing address.
Depending on your current status, you may require specific documents for your eligibility at Plenum Institute:
Potential Students Currently outside United States:
These are foreign students who are currently residing outside the USA and wish to enroll as a student at Plenum Institute.
Change of Status:
These are foreign students who are currently residing inside the USA and are on a visa other than F-1 visa and wish to change their visa status by applying to and enrolling as a student at Plenum Institute.
These are foreign students who are currently residing inside the USA and are on a student visa and wish to apply to enroll/transfer as a student to Plenum Institute.
To distinguish between the required documentation for each student type, be sure to check the link International Student Checklist of Documents.
To download forms for applying to Plenum, use the links below: OR Call us.
International Student Checklist of Documents
International Student Application Form
Sponsor’s Personal Affirmation of Financial Responsibility
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