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English as a Second Language

Learn English at Mission College

Mission College's award-winning ESL program offers a variety of classes. Our experienced and friendly instructors will help you achieve your educational and career goals.

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ESL 930 LC & 940 LC

Take a listening and culture online ESL class with ESL 930 or ESL 940.

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ESL 940EC & 960EC

Working with children? Take ESL 940EC or ESL 960EC class for ESL for child care.

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ESL 930 PL, 950 PL & 970 PL

Improve your pronunciation and listening skills with ESL 930 PL, 950 PL or 970 PL.

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ESL 930 RV to 970 RV

Work on your reading and vocabulary with our many ESL classes.

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ESL 930 LS to 970 LS

Improve your listening and speaking skills with one of our many ESL classes.

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ESL 930 to 970

Let us help you improve your writting with one of our many ESL classes.

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Five levels of ESL

From high beginning to advanced, will help you improve your English skills and build your confidence on the job, in school, and in the community.

Classes on Your Schedule

Mission College offers day, evening, weekend, and online classes. 

Tutoring and Help

Mission's state-of-the-art ESL language lab is among the best in the Bay Area. The Academic Support Center provides individualized instruction and tutoring. Students who complete the highest level of ESL are eligible to receive a certificate of achievement.

Type of ESL Programs

  • Improve your English skills to earn a certificate, degree, or transfer to a four-year college.
  • For high-beginning to advanced students in an academic setting.
  • Improve your English skills to get a better job.
  • Communicate more successfully in English in your everyday life.
  • Find out more about our Credit ESL program
  • Begin learning English right away.
  • Improve your English and later enroll in Credit ESL.
  • Improve your English to get a job or a better job.
  • Communicate better in English in everyday life.
  • Find out more about our Non-Credit ESL program


What is Next After Learning English?

Mission College has a number of programs to continue your education after you have improved your English, they include:

Mission College’s ESL department is an exciting place to learn!