Academic ESOL

English for Speakers of Other Languages: Prepare for College and Careers

CCBC’s academic ESOL program opens doors to opportunities including improved language skills, associates’ degrees, professional certificates, transfer to four-year universities, and career advancement. The program offers a challenging academic program at the high-beginning, intermediate, advanced, and academic levels. Innovative teaching techniques and models help ESOL students to reach their goals through theme-based instruction, accelerated learning programs, learning communities, online blended courses, and educational technology.

How to enroll in ESOL courses at CCBC

New students complete an application, take a placement test, meet an advisor, and then register for classes.

Here's what you need to know if you are a:
For more information, contact the CCBC Admissions Office.

ESOL Courses

The academic ESOL program offers flexible scheduling with daytime, evening, and some "blended" classes (combining face-to-face and online instruction).

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CCBC Continuing Education also offers a complete community-based ESOL program for beginning students and learners not interested in pursuing academic classes. Learn more »