Modern Languages

ESL Credit Courses

ESL credit courses at EMCC are broken down into 4 levels. Levels are based on test scores from the CELSA.* Each level is comprised of 4 skill areas: Grammar, Listening & Speaking, Writing with Oral Practice, and Reading. It is generally recommended a student complete all classes in a level before progressing to the next level. 

For details on course competencies, click on the class.

*Students wishing to enroll in credit ESL classes are required to take the CELSA. Scores expire after two years.

Level 1 (CELSA Score 16-29)


Level 2 (CELSA Score 30-38)


Level 3 (CELSA Score 39-50)


Level 4 (CELSA Score 51-66)

View current offering of ESL Credit classes