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Business Communication

  • Taught by English Language and Industry Experts
  • Focuses on English for Professional Success
  • Emphasizes Skills to Meet Career Goals

Gain the business communication skills in English that you need to advance your career. Learn with peers as you focus on success in the workplace through oral and written communication. Many courses are conveniently scheduled during evenings and on Saturdays through our Professional English Program. Short-term courses also are available through the Mastering English Program. To learn more, please visit the American Language Institute website.

Business Speak: Sounding Professional in the Workplace

Develop professional English speaking skills by enhancing business vocabulary and learning proper conventions.

2017 Fall
2 sections

Business Writing

As an international professional and nonnative English speaker, master the basics of American-style business writing for a variety of audiences.

2017 Fall
1 section

Creating Powerful Business Presentations

Learn proven techniques for making clear, effective, and even powerful presentations.

2017 Fall
1 section

Effective Business Communication I

Improve your oral communication in the workplace by learning to speak English with greater accuracy and fluency.

2017 Fall
1 section

Effective Business Communication II

Boost confidence in the workplace by learning strategies for speaking English with greater fluency and idiomatic control.

2017 Fall
1 section

Effective Business Writing I

Learn techniques for writing effective emails, memos, proposals, and reports for various audiences.

2017 Fall
1 section

Effective Business Writing II

Develop strategies and skills necessary for writing effective professional communications in English.

2017 Fall
1 section

Job Hunting for International Professionals

Improve your job search by mastering Internet sources, marketing yourself across social media platforms, and developing your brand.

2017 Fall
1 section

Keys to Successful Negotiation

As an international student, learn the fundamentals of planning and executing negotiations, while developing your interpersonal skills.

2017 Fall
2 sections

Practice Oral Communications for the Workplace

Build confidence in professional settings through role-playing using work-related scenarios.

2017 Fall
1 section

Start Your Own Business: The American Way

Learn proven techniques for starting your own business as an international, and improve your English proficiency at the same time.

2017 Fall
1 section

Effective Business Communication I

Improve oral communication in the workplace by learning to speak with greater accuracy and fluency.

2017 Summer
2 sections

Effective Business Writing I

Learn techniques for writing effective emails, memos, proposals, and reports in English for various audiences.

2017 Summer
2 sections

Keys to Successful Negotiation

As an international student, learn the fundamentals of planning and executing negotiations, while developing your interpersonal skills.

2017 Summer
2 sections

Seven Keys to Successful Negotiation

Learn the guidelines of successful negotiation, and then practice these newly gained skills in an interactive workshop setting.