Austin Community College is a learning center for English language instruction for non-native speakers. We offer a comprehensive, multi-level program to help you master English and advance your college, career, or personal goals.
ACC’s English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Program provides:
- Small, interactive classes for beginning, intermediate, and advanced students
- Friendly, knowledgeable instructors who are specially trained in ESOL instruction
- Flexible registration options through Continuing Education or college credit
Adult Education classes
Find the right program for your needs
Use the chart below to identify the best program and registration method for you.
|English Language Instruction Choices at ACC|
|Program & Registration Type||ESOL Program|
ACC Credit Enrollment & Registration
Noncredit (Continuing Education) Registration
English as a Second Language (ESL)
|Student Intent||If you want to earn college credit and take other credit classes that count toward a college degree||If you want to improve their English but do not plan to take other credit classes immediately||A first step to acquire basic English for practical life skills|
||Free, if you’re admitted|