English Language Services & Basic Skills
BCCC’s English Language Services & Basic Skills department offers a variety of English as a Second Language (ESL) curricula at all levels to English language learners. Through these programs, students can prepare for academic and career success, as well as citizenship. The department’s career pathways focus includes short and long-term career planning and training.
In addition to the programs listed, BCCC is able to provide customized ESL solutions to businesses and the community. BCCC’s expertise with cutting edge training models allows the development of courses that combine English language skills, basic math and reading skills, and customized career bridge and job readiness training that prepare students for entry-level jobs and job training opportunities.
Each year, over 3,500 students enroll in ESL and Citizenship classes at over 30 locations in Baltimore City and surrounding areas. Representing over 90 countries of origin, our students continuously trust BCCC with their educational and career advancement needs. We encourage you to visit us or call to learn more about our programs and services for immigrants, refugees, and asylees.