The credit English for Multilingual Students (EngM) program at Ventura College offers reading and writing classes to prepare students for vocational or transferable college coursework. Our program helps students to understand textbooks, improve their writing, and learn academic and workplace readiness skills. These courses focus on developing academic writing, reading comprehension, and speaking skills.
How to apply for Credit ESL / EngM courses:
Step 1. Apply for Admission
Step 2. Complete the Placement Assessment
|English language placement assessments are given in the Assessment Office in the student services building.||Call for an appointment: (805) 289-6402|
|Placement assessments are also given in ELC-3 during the Fall & Spring semesters.||Call, stop by, or e-mail for an appointment at 805-289-6484 or firstname.lastname@example.org.|
Test results and assessment information about classes
Step 3. Complete the enrollment process. Follow the guidelines on this page: Application for Admission
- Improve Grammar
- Build Vocabulary
- Understand Reading
- Develop Reading Comprehension
- Improve Oral Competence
Who should take ESL / EngM courses?
"I wish I would have taken this class when I first started college because it would have helped me tremendously in my other classes" -Sandra Weitzel
"This class has been really helpful for me because it taught us how to write and how to handle our future classes and our future job." - David Wang
"My best friend, who is a native speaker, told me that she sees a change in my text messages. She does not have to read them 3-5 times to understand me - like before." - Jessica Rios
"I wish I had taken EngM 50 before all my other classes. I would have been more prepared." - Michelle Orozco
"My class taught me more than I ever thought it would. EngM is an awesome class for anyone returning to school." - April Pool
For more information call (805) 289-6484 or e-mail email@example.com.