ESL Courses

These are the college-level and transfer-level credit ESL courses offered at Cypress College:

Core Courses:

  • ESL 186 C – College Writing Preparation for Non-native Speakers
  • ESL 185 C – Advanced Academic Reading/Writing 2
  • ESL 184 C – Advanced Academic Reading/Writing 1
  • ESL 183 C – High Intermediate Academic Reading/Writing (formerly ESL 083 C)
  • ESL 182 C – Intermediate Academic Reading/Writing (formerly ESL 082 C)
  • ESL 081 C – Low Intermediate Academic Reading/Writing 2
  • ESL 080 C – Low Intermediate Academic Reading/Writing 1 (not regularly offered)

Advanced Electives:

  • ESL 066 C – Advanced ESL Reading
  • ESL 065 C – Advanced Vocabulary
  • ESL 064 C – Advanced Oral Skills
  • ESL 063 C – Advanced ESL Grammar 2
  • ESL 062 C – Advanced ESL Grammar 1

Intermediate Electives

  • ESL 054 C – Intermediate Academic Oral Skills (NNS)
  • ESL 053 C – Intermediate ESL Grammar 2
  • ESL 052 C – Intermediate ESL Grammar 1
  • ESL 051 C – Intermediate Pronunciation

*If you want to take non-credit ESL classes, please visit the North Orange Continuing Education (NOCE).