ESL students are placed within the sequence of courses in the Basic English as a Second Language Certificate according to their English abilities. Students completing this pattern of study will have a beginning level of fluency in the English language which will help them be successful in academic courses, CTE courses, or general employment.

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Write English paragraphs at a low-intermediate academic level.
  • Communicate in English so that students can function with native speakers at a basicacademic level in college or work environments.
  • Demonstrate a general awareness of patterns and expectations of United States culture,especially in the college and work environments.
Required Courses (180 hours) Hours
ESL-846 Beginning American College English 90
ESL-847 Low Intermediate American College English 90