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ESL

Improve your English communication to achieve your goals.

If you're a non-native English speaker, our English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESL) courses will boost your confidence and give you the skills to improve your communication at home, in the classroom, and in the workplace.

Laurel College Center offers ESL courses through our founding partners, Howard Community College (HCC) and Prince George’s Community College (PGCC).

Credit ESL Courses

Earn credits toward your associate degree through ESL course offerings at Laurel College Center. These academic courses are typically recommended following placement testing and are designed to prepare you to succeed in college-level composition. 

To find out how to apply and register for credit courses, visit the apply and register page

Noncredit ESL Courses

Prince George's Community College offers noncredit ESL courses at LCC. There two types of transition and adult education ESL courses: transition ESL focuses on improving your vocabulary and basic communication skills, while adult education ESL works to improve your reading, writing, pronunciation, and fluency skills. Learn more about these courses below.