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English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses prepare students for college credit classes for a degree or certificate. We offer classes to help you with reading and vocabulary, listening and speaking, grammar, and writing.


Course List

Low Intermediate

Level

Course Number

Course Name

Low Intermediate

ELL 310

Grammar and Writing

Low Intermediate

ELL 311

Reading

Low Intermediate

ELL 312

Listening and Pronunciation

High Intermediate

Level

Course Number

Course Name

High Intermediate

ELL 313

Grammar

High Intermediate

ELL 314

Reading and Writing

High Intermediate

ELL 315

Listening and Presentations

Advanced

Level

Course Number

Course Name

Advanced

ELL 316

Grammar

Advanced

ELL 317

Reading and Writing

Advanced

ELL 318

Listening and Note Taking

If you are at the Advanced or Capstone level, you may enroll in academic courses in combination with ESL courses for no more than 13 credit hours per term. For information or to make an appointment with an English Language Learning advisor, call the English Language Learning office at 410-777-2901.

Capstone

Level

Course Number

Course Name

Capstone

ELL 319

Grammar and Editing

Capstone

ELL 320

Reading and Writing

If you are at the Advanced or Capstone level, you may enroll in academic courses in combination with ESL courses for no more than 13 credit hours per term. For information or to make an appointment with an ESL advisor, call the ESL office at 410-777-2901.

Textbook List

Learn more about your textbooks.


Course Costs

  • Residents of Anne Arundel County: $427 ($217 for 30 hour ELL 319)
  • Residents of other Maryland counties: $437 ($227 for 30 hour ELL 319)
  • Residents of other states: $872 ($452 for 30 hour ELL 319)
  • Non-U.S. citizens, non-Green Card holder: $872 ($452 for ELL 319)
  • Find information about the Maryland Dream Act and contact Owen Andrews at 410-777-2926.

*Required textbooks additional.


Registration

Follow the steps below to register for classes.

Submit an Application

Start by submitting a credit student application.

Take the ESL Placement Test

The ESL Placement Test is offered at the following locations:

AACC AT ARUNDEL MILLS
Testing Center Room 112
Call 410-777-1915 for testing hours.

ARNOLD CAMPUS
Testing Center, Student Union Building Room 240
Call 410-777-2375 for testing hours.

GLEN BURNIE TOWN CENTER
Testing Center Room 208
Call 410-777-2906 for testing hours.

Students must bring an official ID with a photograph and signature to the testing center.

Meet with an English Language Learning Advisor and Register for Classes

Advising and registration services for ESL courses are available at:

English Language Learning Office
Glen Burnie Town Center Room 401
101 Crain Highway N.
Glen Burnie MD 21061

Monday-Friday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

ARNOLD
Student Services Center, first floor

Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. 

Friday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

AACC at ARUNDEL MILLS
Student Services Center

Monday-Thursday
8:30 a.m.-8 p.m. 

Friday
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

FORT MEADE

Call 410-777-1470 for appointment and location. Military ID required.

GLEN BURNIE TOWN CENTER
Student Services, second floor

Monday-Thursday
8 a.m.-8 p.m. 

Friday
8 a.m.-4 p.m.

For information about English Language Learning advising and registration, call the English Language Learning office at 410-777-2901.

Pay for Your Classes

Tuition costs include registration fees. Cash, check, ATM, American Express, Discover, Visa or MasterCard accepted. 

Learn more about paying for classes.