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English as a Second Language

English as a Second Language (ESL) consists of a course, a course of study or an organized sequence of courses to provide instruction in the English language to adult, non-native English speakers with varied academic, vocational and personal goals. English as a Second Language provides instruction primarily in, but not limited to, the areas of listening, speaking, reading and writing, and may integrate other areas such as computer literacy, cultural competency, SCANS competency, study skills and life skills. Based upon student goals, non-credit English as a Second Language provides pathways to a variety of academic, career-technical, and personal growth opportunities. 

Compare credit ESL & Continuing Education (noncredit) ESL programs (pdf in Spanish and English)

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