The requirements for this program of study are effective beginning the semester shown above. If you began working on this program before the effective semester, you may not be affected by the changes. Consult with the program contact person or the department chair to determine your eligibility to complete the program under previous requirements.
Students who complete the Advanced ESL for Academics and Careers Certificate of Achievement will be prepared to
meet the English language demands for a variety of occupations and for further academic study, including entry into
college-level academic courses.
Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:
- Produce writings that demonstrate organization and content, critical thinking, vocabulary and fluency, and grammatical accuracy for a variety of audiences and purposes.
- Comprehend reading passages in a range of contexts by identifying organizational strategies, main ideas, and details as well as paraphrasing and summarizing.
- Word-process writings of various types and access information on the Internet.
- Demonstrate content knowledge of the vocation(s) introduced in chosen electives.