Welcome to English as a Second Language
ESL Department Chair: Lora Glaser
Language Arts Division Chair: Kathy Henderson
Our award-winning ESL program offers a variety of classes in reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening/speaking, and accent modification. Five levels of ESL, from high beginning to advanced, will help you improve your English skills and build your confidence on the job, in school, and in the community.
We offer day, evening, weekend, and distance learning classes. Each semester you may choose from over 80 sections. Our experienced and friendly instructors will help you achieve your educational and career goals. The department’s state-of-the-art language lab is among the best in the Bay Area. The Academic Support Center provides individualized instruction and tutoring. Students who complete the highest level of ESL are eligible to receive a certificate of achievement.
With a curriculum to fit your schedule and many student service support programs to assist you, Mission College’s ESL department is an exciting place to learn!