Oct 17, 2019  
2019 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 51 
    
2019 - 2020 CNM Catalog, Volume 51

ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Communication and Culture, Certificate of Completion


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School of Adult & General Education (SAGE)

SAGE offers an ESOL Certificate of Completion in Culture and Communication.  This certificate is linked to a specific career or technical field at CNM. Students take four, college-level ESOL classes specific to a career technical field. They also take one introductory course in the career or technical field to complete the 16 credits required for this Certificate of Completion. Students may take between one and four of these courses to increase their language skills necessary for their career interests.

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Educational Option Information

  • This educational option is a Certificate of Completion
  • This educational option is designed for: Students whose native language is not English and who want to increase their English language skills for a specific career.
  • This educational option can be completed: Part-Time
  • This educational option can be started: Any Term
  • Primary Course Location: Main Campus

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations
  

Special Requirements

Students must have certain English language proficiency before taking any of the ESOL courses. If students do not meet the required English language proficiency, they can be directed to the Adult Basic Education office. Students registering for the ESOL Certificate of Completion classes must have an English 1 proficiency.

Educational Opportunities

Courses in this certificate are designed to prepare non-native English speakers for college-level reading, writing, and oral communication. This certificate will help students build their academic language skills that are necessary for a certificate or degree at CNM. For example, earning the ESOL Certificate of Completion in Culture and Communication in Health Care will allow students to enter into the Community Health Worker Certificate program.

Career Opportunities

This certificate is linked to a specific career or technical field at CNM. It will prepare students to enter the specific career or technical field they choose to pursue, for instance, health care, customer service, etc.

Gainful Employment information is available from Job Connection Services.

Program Requirements


Minimum Credit Hours Required to Complete Certificate: 16


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