ESL Courses

The English as a Second Language (ESL) program at San Joaquin Delta College is designed to improve the communication skills of students who speak English as a second language. The ESL program helps you prepare for advancement in the workplace and success in college programs. We provide:

  • Four levels of instruction for ESL students: Low-Intermediate English, High-Intermediate English, Advanced English and College Preparation English
  • Courses leading up to university-transferable English (Eng 1A) and/or career-specific training programs
  • Courses in reading/writing, listening/speaking, and grammar at each level
  • Morning and evening programs available to fit your schedule
  • ESL computer lab with speaking/listening equipment
  • Free ESL tutoring and conversation practice in the ESL Lab
  • Help with applications, course registration, and financial aid in the ESL Office
  • ESL Placement Exam to determine what level courses you should take