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ESL - English Basic Skills Courses

ESL Course Categories

The ESL Department offers a variety courses to suit your needs:

Basic Skills
Special Topics

English Basic Skills courses are for students 17 years of age or older who have had minimal English training prior to attending class. A grant from the State of Maryland enables the college to offer integrated skill classes at no cost to students who reside in Anne Arundel County. Courses integrate the listening, speaking, reading and writing skills necessary for everyday life. 


Glen Burnie Town Center 

  • Mondays - Thursdays 9:00AM-2:00PM
  • Tuesday nights 6:00-8:30PM

Mt. Olive

  • Mondays 8:30AM-11:30 AM
  • Monday nights 6:00PM-8:30 PM 
Students can register during class times at all other locations. 
    Class Locations

    Classes are offered both during the day and evening at various locations across the county including the Brooklyn Park Senior Center, Glen Burnie Town Center, AACC at Arundel Mills, the Maryland City/Russett Library in Laurel, and Mt. Olive Community Center in Annapolis.

    Brochures in English and Spanish (Español) with the locations and times: