English as a Second Language
Develop your reading, writing & speaking skills

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English as a Second Language helps students develop the skills of reading, writing, speaking and listening in order to reach their academic and vocational goals.

Long Beach City College’s free English as a Second Language (ESL) classes are offered in several locations throughout the community. These noncredit classes are open to people of all levels as a way to improve speaking and/or reading and writing skills in English.

Please visit Open Noncredit Classes & All Noncredit Classes for course schedule.



Community Partners

If you’re a community partner and would like to offer ESL classes at your location, please see the ESL courses offered by LBCC.

LBCC ESL Course Offerings & Course Descriptions