English for Non-Native Speakers

English As a Second Language (ESL)
Course Designator
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
Official Course Description

ESL.101 is a course for speakers of English as a Second Language (ESL) on using English for a variety of academic and social situations to prepare them for success as international students. It is a classroom course (i.e. traditional face-to-face) that meets for 4 contact-hours every week, with some students also required to attend weekly tutoring sessions in the Writing Center. It is intended to be flexible and student-centered in order to meet diverse language needs. Prerequisite: This course is designed for students with lower language proficiency (equivalent to a TOEFL CBT score below 187). All students enrolled in ESL.101 must be non-native speakers of English. The instructor has discretion in determining who is a non-native speaker of English and is eligible for this course.

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned ESL.101 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.