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Established in Dallas in 1981, CEL specializes in teaching English as a Second Language (ESL). The school also offers additional preparation for the TOEFL IBT exam. In 2003, CEL became incorporated in the state of Texas as CEL Educational Systems of Texas, Inc. CEL has been praised for its outstanding programs by the former Mayor of Dallas (Annette Strauss).

Every year hundreds of students from more than fifty different countries improve their English at CEL. CEL’s experience working with students from so many national, linguistic, and cultural backgrounds has created a welcoming and tolerant environment that offers culturally sensitive instruction and academic counseling.



The campus is located in North Dallas, 7 miles north of downtown Dallas and only 20 minutes from DFW International Airport. The CEL campus occupies in its entirety a substantial, one-story brick building with a spacious parking lot. The classrooms are of varying sizes to adjust to the number of students for specific levels and there is a student computer lab as well as additional student computers in CEL’s large auditorium, which can accommodate 150 people for special events. In addition, there is a kitchen, equipped with a refrigerator, microwave oven, coffee machine and snack machine.

CEL - Contact Information

Center of English Language - Main Campus

3434 Forest Lane

Dallas, Texas 75234 USA

Phone (214) 696-0027

Fax (214) 696-0065

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Center of English Language | 3434 Forest Lane Dallas, TX 75234
P(214) 696-0027 F(214) 696-0065 |