English as a Second Language

The English as a Second Language Department at Long Beach City College prepares students to develop the skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening in order to reach their academic and vocational goals. Our services include placement testing, counseling, registration assistance, and academic instruction. The ESL program seeks to reflect and serve the needs of a growing and changing student population. It provides access to all campus programs and services and prepares students to meet academic, vocational and personal goals.