Los Angeles Southwest College offers two programs of English as a Second Language, credit and non-credit, to meet your needs.
The Credit Program:
offers six (6) levels of ESL instruction: beginning, intermediate and advanced. This program teaches basic English language skills with an emphasis on reading and writing for various educational, professional and personal objectives:
The classes are $46 per unit or FREE if you qualify for a fee waiver
You must register by the beginning of the semester
Credit classes are available day and evening
PLEASE NOTE: Credit classes are currently not being offered.
The Non-credit Program:
offers four (4) levels of non-credit ESL instruction: beginning and intermediate. This program integrates life skills and job preparation for vocational programs:
Non-credit classes are FREE and the only requirement is to be 18 years of age or older
You can register for non-credit classes at any time during the semester
Non-credit classes are available day and evening
For class schedule click HERE.
ESL Home Study
- A new program to learn English using DVDs and Workbooks
Designed for students who do not have the time to attend class or just need more practice
Levels 0-3 available
Click HERE to view grades, add/drop classes, obtain your NEW Student Identification Number and much more...