English as a Second Language

Improve your English reading, writing and speaking skills with our English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at FRCC. These skills can help prepare you for success in both college and your career.

ESL instructors work with students to:

  • Understand, speak, read and write English for everyday situations
  • Improve your pronunciation
  • Learn about American culture and civics
  • Improve academic English and sharpen 21st century skills needed to be successful in college and career. These skills include problem solving, critical thinking, creative thinking, collaboration and technology.
  • Develop and practice leadership skills.

Important Note for International Students: FRCC does NOT issue an I-20 for the study of English. 

Boulder County Campus

Classroom Building
2190 Miller Rd
Longmont, CO 80501
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Classes

Location

Boulder County Campus

Class Schedule
Horario de Clase

Class Format

We offer 3 types of classes:

  • In person on Boulder County Campus,

  • Remote on Zoom, or

  • In person or remote (your choice).

Cost

High-Basic: Understanding English as you listen, read, speak and write in sentences. 
Fall/Spring 8 Week Sessions cost $275 
Summer 5 weeks session cost $200 

 

Intermediate: Feel successful in reading, discussing and writing paragraphs. 
Fall/Spring 8 Week Sessions cost $275 
Summer 5 weeks session cost $200 

 

Advanced: Develop academic skills through reading, discussions, and writing essays.  
Fall/Spring 16 Week Sessions cost $550 
Summer 10 weeks session cost $400 

Register Complete the FRCC Application and become a student at our college. If you need support, please contact our Admissions Office at 303-678-3722
You will receive an email from FRCC with your Student Number. Take note of this number.   
Come to the first day of class of your choice from the following schedules. Teachers will help you complete any registration steps as needed and determine your ESL Level. 

 

Larimer Campus

Blanca Peak 107
4616 S. Shields Street
Fort Collins, CO 80526
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Classes & Registration

  • Larimer Campus classes meet for six hours per week, mornings or evenings, with four hours of online homework.
  • All classes are free of charge.
  • Registration remains open until all testing spots are full. Testing spots and classes are filled on a first-come, first-serve basis based on registration.
  • You can register on the website here once the registration date is open.
  • Note: you must be 17 or older and not enrolled in public school. We cannot accept students who hold F1 Visas.
Session Class Dates Registration Opens
Spring March 25 - May 24, 2024 Closed
Summer July 22 - September 20, 2024  July 1
Fall October 7 - December 13, 2024 September 20
Winter January 13 - March 14, 2025
January 2
Spring Class Schedule

Clases y Registro

  • Las clases son de seis horas a la semana, por la mañana or por la noche, con cuatro horas de tarea en línea.
  • Todas las clases son gratuitas.
  • El registro permanece abierta hasta que todos los lugares para los exámenes estén llenos. Los lugares para exámenes y clases están llenos por orden de llegada en el registro.
  • Nota: debe tener 17 años o más y no estar matriculado en una escuela pública.
  • No podemos aceptar estudiantes que tengan visas F-1.
  • La inscripción está disponible aquí una vez abierta la inscripción.
Sesión Fechas de clase Se abre el registro
primavera
25 de marzo - 24 de mayo de 2024
cerrado
verano
22 de julio - 20 de septiembre de 2024
1 de julio
otoño
7 de octubre - 13 de diciembre de 2024
20 de septiembre
invierno
13 de enero - 14 de marzo de 2025
2 de enero
Horario de Clases

Office Hours

Summer / El Verano

5/24 - 7/12/2024

Day Time
Monday/lunes Closed/Cerrada
Tuesday/martes 11 am - 3 pm
Wednesday/miércoles 11 am - 3 pm
Thursday/jueves Closed/Cerrada
Friday/viernes Closed/Cerrada
Office Closed /
Oficina Cerrada
5/24 - 6/2/2024 &
6/27 - 7/12/2024

Appointments outside normal business hours are available upon request.
Citas disponibles: contáctenos para programar una cita.

 

Office will be open from 6 - 7 pm on 7/1/24 for help with registration.
La oficina está abierta de 6 A 7 pm el 1 de julio para ayuda con la inscripción.

Westminster Campus

3645 West 112th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031
Map

Classes

Location

Westminster Campus

Class Schedule
Horario de Clase

Class Format

We offer 3 types of classes:

  • In person on Westminster Campus,

  • Remote on Zoom, or

  • In person or remote (your choice).

Cost

High-Basic: Understanding English as you listen, read, speak and write in sentences. 
Fall/Spring 8 Week Sessions cost $275 
Summer 5 weeks session cost $200 

 

Intermediate: Feel successful in reading, discussing and writing paragraphs. 
Fall/Spring 8 Week Sessions cost $275 
Summer 5 weeks session cost $200 

 

Advanced: Develop academic skills through reading, discussions, and writing essays.  
Fall/Spring 16 Week Sessions cost $550 
Summer 10 weeks session cost $400

Register

Complete the FRCC Application and become a student at our college. If you need support, please contact our Admissions Office at 303-678-3722. 
You will receive an email from FRCC with your Student Number. Take note of this number.   
Come to the first day of class of your choice from the following schedules. Teachers will help you complete any registration steps as needed and determine your ESL Level. 

 

Questions?

Feel free to reach out to our team.

Boulder County Campus

Kathy Gamble

303-678-3824 │ Email
Hablamos Español

 

Larimer Campus

Lauren Pellow

970-204-8181  |  Email
970-204-8373 (español)

 

Westminster County Campus

Kathy Gamble

303-678-3824 │ Email
Hablamos Español