English as a Second Language (ESL)

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You can take classes with CNM's ESL (English as a Second Language) program if you are a non-native speaker of English. The program serves students from all over the world.

The ESL program offers 5-week and 10-week classes. You can benefit from this program if you are an adult of any age who would like to improve your proficiency in English for professional, academic, and personal reasons. You will study reading, writing, speaking, and listening in a relaxed environment. Our program serves over 1400 students a year with four (4) levels of English classes and classes in U.S. Citizenship and Special Topics.

You will learn about culture in the United States while acquiring the language and self-confidence to handle challenges that arise in daily life. Our instructors are qualified ESL professionals who use innovative methodologies and technology.

You can also take classes in Spanish for HSE (High School Equivalency) preparation if you are a Spanish-speaking student and preparing to take your High School Equivalency exam (see HSE Program).

ESL courses are offered at four (4) campuses:

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