English Skills Academy

English Skills Academy

Welcome to the English Skills Academy! This form allows us to get to know you better. Whether you want to learn English for personal, business, or or academic reasons, we are here to help you reach your goals.


$10 registration fee per semester, plus cost of books

ESL Levels Available:

  • Beginner
  • High Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • High Intermediate
  • TASC/HSE for English Language Learners

Class Locations:

  • RCC Main Campus (Suffern, NY)
  • Online

Day Programs

Monday – Thursday
9:30 am – 12:45 pm 

Monday – Thursday
12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Evening Program

Monday – Thursday
5:30 pm – 9:15 pm


  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary
  • Reading
  • Oral Communication
  • Writing
  • Listening
  • Computer-assisted language learning applications
  • Naturalization
  • HSE/TASC exam preparation

Student Registration Process

  1. Complete the Pre-Registration online form.
  2. Students are required to take a placement assessment to help us identify the class that is right for you. You will be able to register for a class after taking the assessment. Request to take the test here. Placement assessment is done remotely at this time.
  3. Complete and print the Student Data Sheet and the English Skills Academy Registration Form for the semester you plan to attend.
  4. Visit the Records Office located on the first floor of the Technology Center on the main campus during normal business hours to register for the class. Assistance will be provided to complete the form if needed.  Bring your Student Data Form, English Skills Academy Registration Form and Photo ID.
    Email the Student Data Form, English Skills Academy Registration form and a copy of photo ID to:  [email protected] and copy [email protected]
  5. Visit Student Accounts (located next to the Records Office) and pay the $10 non-refundable fee by personal check, bank check, money order or cash.
    A $10 non-refundable fee will be billed by Student Accounts if you emailed your registration.
  6. Students must officially register for a class in order to attend the class.

If you have questions or would like more information, please email [email protected]