English for Speakers of Other Languages

Welcome to the English as a Second Language (ESOL) program at Sussex County Community College. We are here to provide English skills and cultural knowledge courses designed to assist non-native English learners.

The ESOL non-credit program at Sussex is committed to meeting the needs of students whose native language is not English. Our courses serve the needs of the general learner and learners preparing for college study.

Classes are offered at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. More specialized classes offer additional study in reading and writing, conversation, grammar review, and pronunciation.

The programs focus is to improve language skills in for the following:

Grammar • Reading & Vocabulary Development • Writing • Conversation

  • Improve fluency and communication skills
  • Practice listening, speaking, reading and writing in English
  • Meet other students
  • Share experiences with students from other countries