The certificate in ESL is designed for students interested in mastering the English language beyond advanced ESL coursework. Students taking this program have a strong desire to compete in the workforce and use this program to acquire English skills appropriate for hire in a wide range of jobs. Needed positions include office clerks, data entry clerks, receptionists, administrative assistants and many other types of jobs working with the general public. Graduates may also increase their education and employment prospects by applying the coursework form this certificate to a degree at the Associates or Baccalaureate level.
ESL Courses (14 credits)
Course: Credits: ESL101 Communication for English Language Learners 3 ESL102 Grammar for English Language Learners 3 ENG103 Writing for English Language Learners 3 ESL104 Reading for English Language Learners 3 ESL107 Practical English 1 ESL108 Composition Practicum 1
English Courses (15 credits)
Course: Credits: ENG101 Public Speaking 3 ENG102 Business English for English Language Learners 3 ENG103 English Composition I 3 ENG120 English Literature for English Language Learners 4 GEN101 Freshman Sminar 1 LIB100 Information Literary 1
Foreign Language Elective (3 credits)
Course: Credits: Elective 3