Adult Basic Education ESL

Learn Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing

Adult Basic Education ESL (basic skills) provides ESL classes to non-native-English-speaking immigrants, refugees, and citizens.

Tuition is $25 per quarter.

We offer:

  • Six levels - Beginning Literacy through Advanced
  • Day, afternoon and evening schedules in fall, winter, or spring - choices include: 7:30 a.m. | 9:30 a.m. | 11:30 a.m. | 1:30 p.m. | 4:50 p.m. | 7:30 p.m.
  • Summer classes - 8 a.m. | 10:30 a.m. | noon | 6 p.m.
  • ESL Skills Lab - for students in Level 1-4
  • ESL Language Lab - for students in Level 4-6
  • Volunteer Literacy Program - Call the Volunteer Literacy Coordinator, Annette Sawyer, at 425.640.1032 or email vlp@edcc.edu.
  • Contextualized English classes to prepare students for college and career transitions in Office Skills, Small Business Ownership, Allied Health, and more.
  • Introduction to College, ESL 095 - for ABE ESL students to learn about community college programs and course requirements
  • Advising for Transitions to College - Call the ESL Transitions Advisor, Kristina Slaney, at 425.640.1773 or go to Mukilteo Hall 309B

How to Get Started

Call 425.640.1478 for advising and directions. New students, make an appointment for a 3-4 hour orientation/advising session.

If you are in the United States with an F, M, TN or B visa, call International Student Services at 425.640.1518 for information about other ESL programs.

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