Take Free ESL and Adult Learning Classes

The Civic Center offers free ESL and adult classes. Classes are offered day and night and on Saturdays. Begin anytime!

Learn English with Immigrants, refugees, and asylum students from more than 20 countries. When you learn new English communication skills, you also prepare to study in many Credit and Noncredit Career and Technical Programs at City College. These programs will help you earn a better salary and find better jobs. With English and new career skills, your salary can increase by 20% or more after one year of studying.

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How to Start Taking Classes

For ESL classes, please attend a class and register in person.

For all other Noncredit courses, please follow the steps to apply.