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English Language Acquisition2018-05-03T21:53:56+00:00

​​​​​​​​​​English Language Acquisition

 ( Formerly ESL)

The primary emphasis of YVC’s English Language Acquisition (formerly ESL) is the study of English by non- or limited English-speaking adults who want to learn English. Classes combine listening, speaking, reading, and writing, with an emphasis on listening and speaking skills.​​

HOW TO SIGN UP

Enrollment is ongoing. Classes are open entry​/open exit, but usually fill early in the quarter.​ 

FOLLOW THESE STEPS

STEP 1

Contact the location you wish to attend to get the current entrance assessment schedule. You do not need an appointment.

STEP 2

Bring a check or money order in the amount of $25.00 to the skills assessment appointment to pay your tuition fee.

 

STEP 3

Upon completion of the assessment students will be placed in appropriate​ course level and can begin your studies.

 

Schedule – Assessment Test & Classes

 

Schedule is updated each quarter – dates, times, and locations of the entrance assessment and class offerings are available by contacting the site you plan to attend. Classes are offered in various​ locations throughout the Yakima Valley. Assistance is available in English and Spanish.

Daytime Classes​​

Yakima  –  Grandview  –  Toppenish – Las Casa Hogar

Evening Classes

Yakima  –  Grandview  –  Toppenish

Learning Center Locations

Yakima Campus

509.574.6850
​ S. 16th & Nob Hill Blvd., Yakima, WA 98902 (Sundquist​​)

Grandview Campus

509.882.7000
500 W. Main Street, Grandview, WA 98930​

Toppenish Learning Center

509.834.4550
720 West Third Avenue, Toppenish, WA 98948

Ellensburg

 509.925.4011
401 E. Mountainview, Ellensburg, WA 98926

Sunnyside

 509.837.9623
2590 Yakima Valley HWY, Sunnyside, WA 98944

La Casa Hogar

 509.457.5058
106 S. 6th St, Yakima, WA 98901