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10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia MD, 21044
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312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205
Laurel, MD 20707
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Part Time Study (ESL)

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Improve your English skills so that you can reach your career and educational goals.

Our part-time English as a Second Language (ESL) program offers over 200 courses per year in reading, writing, listening, speaking, grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation. The ELC offers five levels of study from caring teachers who work hard to ensure your success.

At HCC's English Language Center, you will enjoy:

  • A wide variety of classes each semester at reasonable prices
  • Use of the campus librarybookstore and fitness center for students taking intensive ESL classes
  • Many tuition-free classes for beginners
  • Skill evaluation and testing at the beginning and  conclusion of all classes
  • Completion of level certificates       

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