The ESL + Music program is designed to help students develop their English language skills before beginning a degree or diploma program at Mannes. Students study music with members of the Mannes faculty while improving their English language skills in
order to qualify for degree programs.
The ESL + Music program fulfills the English language proficiency requirement for beginning study at Mannes. Most students take one or two semesters of ESL + Music before beginning their degree (see Mannes Admission website for more information).
ESL + Music students are eligible to live in university housing and have access to other services and academic resources at The New School, including health services, an email account, practice rooms, library and computing services, tutoring, and free
admission to Mannes concerts and recitals and other university events.
Program Cost: $4,300
Session Dates: June 11 - August 7
Welcome Workshop: June 7 - 8 (mandatory)
Program Cost: $7,835Session Dates: September 12 - December 11 Welcome Workshop: September 6 - 8 (mandatory)
Program Cost: $7,835Session Dates: January TBD - May TBD Welcome Workshop: January TBD (mandatory)
Confirmation forms for the summer session must be received by May 1. Students are encouraged to confirm attendance as soon as possible to begin the F1 visa/I-20 application process.
* Music courses are not available during the summer session.
Fees and tuition are due before the start of ESL + Music coursework.
Housing application forms and fees are separate. Qualified students will be given information about applying for student housing.
Fall Semester: July 15
Spring Semester: December 1
Summer Semester: April 20
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