English as a Second Language (ESL) Classes

Our English as a Second Language (ESL) program helps non-native speakers of English improve their English proficiency through integrated skills courses including:

  • Speaking
  • Listening comprehension
  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Grammar

Some students may need to successfully complete ESL courses to continue with their degree program.

Courses include:

  • ESL 051 – English as a Second Language Level 1 (4 credits)
  • ESL 052 – English as a Second Language Level 2 (4 credits)

Course Information

Day and evening ESL courses are offered every semester. The schedule of classes for each semester is in the Course Search section of this website. 

Students who want to earn college credit for ESL courses must:

  • Complete the admissions process.
  • Register and pay for classes.

Spring Semester 2022:

Free ESL Classes– January 18 – May 2, 2022

  • ESL Free Classes – Tuesday and Thursdays- 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. ATLC Room 328.
    For more information: Contact Hadyn Murphy at hadyn.murphy@cincinnatistate.edu

Free ESL Conversation Group – January 26 – April 27, 2022

  • ESL Free Conversation Group for Beginners and Intermediate Students – Wednesdays – 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. ATLC Building Room 301.
    For more information: Contact Daniel Zimmer at daniel.zimmer@cincinnatistate.edu

Registration is not required to participate in the free classes or conversation group and everyone is welcome to join.

ESL Courses for Credit – Offered January 18 – May 2, 2022

ESL 051-001 Tuesdays and Thursdays- 11:00 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.

  • Attendance is required for this course that is offered in-person.
  • Students must register and pay for the course to earn college credit.

ESL 052-001 Tuesdays and Thursdays- 9:00 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.

  • Attendance is required for this course that is offered in-person.
  • Students must register and pay for the course to earn college credit.

ESL 051-200 Tuesdays and Thursdays- 6:00 p.m. – 7:50 p.m.

  • Attendance is required for this course that is offered in-person.
  • Students must register and pay for the course to earn college credit.

Contact

Daniel Zimmer
Chair, Language Learning Department

Office: (513) 569-1446
SMS / Text Message: (513) 646 – 0232
Email: daniel.zimmer@cincinnatistate.edu