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Our ESL Programs
Our Noncredit ESL Program offers free courses for you to learn English for everyday use. We have general ESL classes (ESLN) from literacy to Level 9 and a variety of courses in focus skills (ESLF), vocational (ESLV), Citizenship (ESLC), and introductory academic ESL (ESLA).
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Do you currently live in California and need English practice for talking to your boss, co-workers, neighbors, or children?
¿Vive actualmente en California y necesita practicar inglés para hablar con su jefe, compañeros de trabajo, vecinos o hijos?
Noncredit ESL is good for you.
Noncredit classes are free for California residents.
Do you currently live in California and need ESL classes for a college degree, certificate, or transfer to a 4-year college or university? Or do you need academic ESL for your job?
Credit ESL is good for you.
Credit classes cost $49 per unit, but you may be eligible for Free City. View the Free City informational video.
Did you live outside the United States and want to study as an international (F-1 visa) student?
You can attend CCSF classes with an F-1 visa.
Returning credit students who have not taken credit classes for the last 2 semesters will re-apply to be credit students. You may use the Online ESL Guided Placement Tool to start the placement process.
Continuing credit students may check out the Class Schedule to find the right Credit ESL courses for you.
Continuing noncredit students may check out the Class Schedules to find Noncredit ESL courses that fit your schedule. If you are returning after a break from taking noncredit ESL classes, you may contact our Placement Test team to schedule a testing appointment.
We offer in-person registration at various locations in December 2021 and January 2022.
Watch these videos to learn how to register for classes on your own.