• What are the hours of operation for the International Center? – Open Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9 am to 2 pm Closed Tuesdays and Thursdays
  • Where is the International Center located? – The International Center is located inside Forsyth Tech Community College’s Transportation Center that is situated at 4255 N. Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem, NC 27105.
  • Who does the International Center serve? – The Center assists anyone who needs information and guidance about multicultural topics, but predominantly interacts with and guides clients whose first language is not English. At the same time, the Center helps Forsyth Tech personnel and students, as well as US-based companies network with and serve the newcomers to our communities.
  • How is the International Center funded? – The Center is a Forsyth Tech outreach center and therefore is maintained by Forsyth Tech Community College.    For some of the programs, such as the Spanish High School Equivalency, the Center receives additional funding    from grants and private donors.
  • How can I be involved with the International Center? – We are always looking for volunteers, call us at (336) 734-7984!   We would be delighted to have you on-board!
  • What is civics education? – Civics education is critical knowledge that helps one survive and thrive in our community. It covers learning about government, law, current events, how the school system works, how our neighborhood associations work, how public transportation functions, etc.
  • When do the English Classes start?  –English classes are run every semester in both on-campus and off-campus locations. Students that have not been attending classes the previous semester must take an Orientation and Testing session in order to be correctly placed within their learning level.
  • What time are the English Classes offered? – Classes are held from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm, 12:15 to 3:15 pm, and 6:00 to 9:00 pm from Mondays through Thursdays. Saturday classes also available.