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English as a Second Language (ESL)

PURPOSE

The mission of the English as a Second Language program at Midwest University is to give students an opportunity to develop and improve their English proficiency. The multi-level offerings attempt to enhance student abilities in relaxed, formal, cultural, and academic venues.

OBJECTIVES

Upon completing this certificate program, students will be able to:

  • Exhibit a broad base of knowledge of listening, speaking, reading, writing, and grammar skills in English.
  • Successfully adapt to American culture by applying knowledge gained in the classroom.
  • Demonstrate the ability to communicate with other students and faculty on increasingly sophisticated levels.

Students may achieve twelve (12) transcript notation credits each semester. These credits do not count toward the total number of credits needed to complete an academic program. They also not affect overall GPA.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Application form for admission
  • $100.00 non-refundable application fee
  • A high school diploma or high school equivalency test
  • Two recent photographs (for student ID)

COURSES

Core Courses

Level I
ESL 101 Listening and Speaking
ESL 102 Reading
ESL 103 Writing
ESL 104 Grammar
Level II
ESL 201 Listening and Speaking
ESL 202 Reading
ESL 203 Writing
ESL 204 Grammar
Level III
ESL 301 Listening and Speaking
ESL 302 Reading
ESL 303 Writing
ESL 304 Grammar

Elective Courses

ESL 001 Intensive Pronunciation Study
ESL 011 Introduction to American Culture
ESL 021 Current Events
ESL 031 TOEFL Preparation
ESL 041 English for Ministry

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Midwest University

851 Parr Rd, Wentzville, MO 63385
(636)327-4645
usa@midwest.edu
Copyright © 2015 Midwest University
Staff Login