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2020 winter foreign language classes at Upstate International, register now

Language classes are filling up at Upstate International. Here are the 11 reasons why: American Sign Language, Chinese, English, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Russian, Spanish, and Thai. Impress your family, friends and colleagues. Enhance your resume, expand your employment opportunities and deepen your travel experiences.
Whether you want to learn a language for work, play, travel, or simply to stimulate your brain, Upstate International has a class for you.  Classes are conducted in an informal and relaxed atmosphere and are limited to 3-15 people. Every class is taught by a native speaker dedicated to helping each student succeed.
Classes meet either once or twice a week, beginning the week of January 6th and ending by March 12th. Regular classes meet once a week for an hour and cost $85 for the entire ten week semester. Intensive classes meet twice a week for 90 minutes each and cost $320 for the ten-week intensive semester. An intensive, all-level English class is available on Saturday mornings for $265. Annual membership is $50 per person or $75 for a family and is required for every student. Instructors teach to the interests of the students, and fun is part of the curriculum. Classes are held at Upstate International, 9 S. Memminger Street, Greenville.
For the schedule of classes and to register, click here,
email Christine Hofbauer at [email protected], or call 864-631-2188.
About Upstate International
Founded in 1998, Upstate International is a 501(c)(3) organization that empowers people and businesses of all nations to thrive in the Upstate by connecting them through programs, events and initiatives that foster the dynamic exchange of international cultures and ideas. Visit: