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Practice your basic reading, writing, listening and speaking skills in our free English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) classes. Students must be 18 or older.

Day and evening programs are available. Most classes are free and offered at all levels: beginner, intermediate and advanced. Books are recommended but not required. A $35 materials fee is collected from students who wish to buy their textbook.

Advanced English classes are also available.

You MUST attend an ESOL Orientation session prior to taking any class. See listings below for currently scheduled ESOL Orientation sessions and classes. You may also call 410-386-8630 for upcoming dates and to register for the required ESOL Orientation session.

Visit English for Speakers of Other Languages for additional program information.

Important Cost Information:

  • Carroll County residents: DEDUCT $10 per course
  • Maryland Non-Carroll County residents: DEDUCT $5 per course
  • Maryland Senior Adults: pay fees only. Fees are detailed in the shopping cart and on your receipt.
Please click on the course title to see the full course description.

If you have questions, please provide us with the course title and number when e-mailing or calling.

 

 
 

ESL-029

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/21/21

End date: 12/16/21

Schedule : Weekly - Tue, Thu 9:15 AM - 11:45 AM; 24 sessions; starting 9/21/2021, ending 12/16/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/11/2021, 11/25/2021)

Instructor : Michelle Muller 

Location : Family Center-Distillery Dr Location : 
  Family Center-Distillery Dr.

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ESL-029

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 10/04/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 21 sessions; starting 10/4/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Cet Staff 

Location : Multi-Service Center Location : 
  Multi-Service Center.

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ESL-049

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 09/20/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 9:15 AM - 11:45 AM; 25 sessions; starting 9/20/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/11/2021, 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Michelle Muller 

Location : Family Center-Distillery Dr Location : 
  Family Center-Distillery Dr.

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ESL-049

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 10/04/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 21 sessions; starting 10/4/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Marion Cholakian 

Location : Internet Location : 
  Internet.

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ESL-053

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 10/04/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 21 sessions; starting 10/4/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Justine Somani 

Location : Internet Location : 
  Internet.

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ESL-054

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 10/04/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 21 sessions; starting 10/4/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Jennifer James-Henry 

Location : Internet Location : 
  Internet.

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ESL-054

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $0.00

Start date: 10/04/21

End date: 12/15/21

Schedule : Weekly - Mon, Wed 6:15 PM - 9:00 PM; 21 sessions; starting 10/4/2021, ending 12/15/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/24/2021)

Instructor : Shari Arrington 

Location : Internet Location : 
  Internet.

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ESL-070

Section Number: A2B

Total Cost: $179.00

Start date: 10/07/21

End date: 12/16/21

Schedule : Weekly - Thu, Tue 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 20 sessions; starting 10/7/2021, ending 12/16/2021 ; Class Skip Dates : (No class on 11/25/2021)

Instructor : Michelle Muller 

Location : Internet Location : 
  Internet.

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ESL-075

Section Number: A2

Total Cost: $129.00

Start date: 09/15/21

End date: 10/22/21

Schedule : Online 24/7; 12 sessions; starting 9/15/2021, ending 10/22/2021

Instructor : * Ed2Go 

Location : Online

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ESL-075

Section Number: B2

Total Cost: $129.00

Start date: 10/13/21

End date: 11/19/21

Schedule : Online 24/7; 12 sessions; starting 10/13/2021, ending 11/19/2021

Instructor : * Ed2Go 

Location : Online

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ESL-075

Section Number: C2

Total Cost: $129.00

Start date: 11/17/21

End date: 12/24/21

Schedule : Online 24/7; 12 sessions; starting 11/17/2021, ending 12/24/2021

Instructor : * Ed2Go 

Location : Online

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ESL-075

Section Number: D2

Total Cost: $129.00

Start date: 12/15/21

End date: 01/21/22

Schedule : Online 24/7; 12 sessions; starting 12/15/2021, ending 1/21/2022

Instructor : * Ed2Go 

Location : Online

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Ed2Go Info Page