2022-2023 Pierce College Catalog 
    
    Sep 26, 2022  
2022-2023 Pierce College Catalog

English as a Second Language (ESL) Program Information


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The English as a Second Language (ESL) program provides courses in English reading, writing, speaking, listening, computer technology and job readiness skills, with special emphasis on developing communication capabilities and improving language proficiency necessary for Pierce College Adult Diploma classes, I-BEST programs, professional technical, Transitional Education classes, and college programs. The courses also include workplace basics and computer literacy for students to improve their employment opportunities. The classes are offered during the day or evenings at both colleges and at sites within the community. Students who are on B-1, B-2, F-1, F-2 J-1, J-2 or M-1, W-1, C-1. Visas must register for courses listed under Intensive English/International Education.

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