Open the door to success with English at La Roche University.
La Roche offers a comprehensive academic English as a Second Language (ESL) program for non-native students seeking to prepare for undergraduate or graduate school.
Successful completion of our ESL program affords students immediate acceptance into La Roche academic studies and does not require additional standardized testing such as TOEFL, IELTS or Duolingo.
We are now accepting registration for ESL courses. Classes begin January 10, 2022.
All ESL and Pathway classes will meet in person for
the spring 2022 semester.
Online classes are available for students currently outside
the United States.Students outside the U.S. can join a live online
language class at La Roche and possibly earn credits from your home. You don’t
have to wait until travel restrictions are lifted to start your career at La
A La Roche education can give you...
Succeed inside and outside of the classroom.
Reach your academic, life and career goals.
Experience the culture of Pittsburgh, one of America’s Most Livable Cities.
Small Class Sizes
Get to know your classmates and work one-on-one with professors.
La Roche's tuition cost is well below the national average.
Our international students represent nearly 20 percent of the student body.
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