Paterson, New Jersey

PATERSON is a suburb of New York City, founded by the American revolutionary hero Alexander Hamilton who foresaw great potential in the cascading waters of the Passaic River. Today downtown Paterson is built up with thousands of businesses including a bevy of retail, dining, and entertainment activities for you to explore. From Middle Eastern bakeries to the Peruvian Day Parade, this is a place of remarkable diversity and energy, with more than 50 national and ethnic backgrounds represented.


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UCEDA International offers Intensive English Programs in the heart of downtown Paterson, a city filled with history, alive with culture, and eager to welcome you.

UCEDA International students in Paterson have easy access to trains, buses, and express minibuses offering frequent service to midtown Manhattan. Paterson can be your perfect starting point to explore the Greater New York metropolitan area.

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Intensive English Programs at UCEDA International are designed to help students obtain a firm mastery of the English language within the context of American culture. UCEDA offers a wide array of courses in English as a Second Language to students at all levels.

Our Mission is to motivate and prepare you to achieve your goals by developing effective English communication skills. Courses are tailored to your individual needs and objectives, including 18 hours of instructor-led classes each week.

*This school is authorized under federal law to enroll F1 international students.

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