English Language Learning Classes

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There are many classes available in our community for those who want to learn English.  

Edmonds College – Offers ELA (English Language Acquisition Classes) for adult learners at a variety of levels from beginning literacy to advanced.  Classes are offered online or in a hybrid format.  Testing and an advising orientation are required before you enroll in a class.  Tuition is $25 per quarter.  Financial assistance is available, inquire with your advisor to learn more.  

Everett Community College – Offers ESL/ELA online and in-person classes during the day and in the evening.  Prospective students must fill out on an online application, provide a writing sample, and complete an advising appointment before registering. Tuition is $25 per quarter.    

Skagit Valley College – Offers in-person ELA classes for adults.  Students must apply online and schedule an appointment to register.  Tuition is $25 per quarter.    

Literacy Source – Offers free ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Classes and one-to-one tutoring at variety of levels.  Prospective students must be 18 years or older and plan to reside in the United States permanently.  Their priority is to serve low-income immigrants and refugees.  Pre-registration over the phone is required. Please call 206-782-2050.  

Goodwill – Offers ESOL classes at basic and intermediate levels for people who want to develop basic English literacy and improve language skills for workplace.  Classes are free and are available in-person and online.  Prospective students must register before classes begin.    

Shoreline Community College – Shoreline’s English as a Second Language program offers eight levels of classes for non-native English speakers living in Washington state. Classes cost $25 per quarter.  Registration is online.  

Bethany Compassion Center – Offers beginner ESL classes for adults to learn conversational English. Classes are free and open to all adults. Register online.  

Babbel, online language learning product, offers free language courses in English to those who speak Ukrainian. Create a Babbel account, set learning language to English and set display language to Ukrainian.   

USA Learns, U.S. government website offering free English classes from beginning to intermediate. Registration recommended so you may save your work; does require an email. Available both on the Web or as an App.