Lehigh Carbon Community College will offer English as a Second Language classes for beginning and intermediate level adult students. These classes are for individuals who want to improve their English, find better jobs, help their children with their schoolwork, take college classes, or communicate better with neighbors and co-workers. ESL courses will help them reach their goals. All classes are held at LCCC's Donley Center, Downtown Allentown or at an offsite location. Please note that there may be a waiting list for some classes.

Course #BAS 500 - Introduction to English as a Second Language: Sept. – May, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6-8:30 p.m. Call 610-799-1955 for pretesting information. Free of charge.

Course #BAS 540 - Foundation of English as a Second Language: Sept. – May. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9-11:30 a.m. and 6-8:30 p.m. Call 610-799-1955 for pretesting information. Free of charge.

Course #BAS 541 - Credit Prep ESL, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. – 12 noon and 6-9 p.m. Start dates: Feb. 2 and May 18

Course #BAS 542 - Speaking Skills for English Language Learners. Start date will be established based upon adequate student enrollment.

Course #BAS 544 - Advanced Skills for English Language Learners. Mondays and Wednesdays, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. Start date will be established based upon adequate student enrollment.

Course #BAS 555 - Computer Basics for ESL Students, Mondays and Wednesdays, Feb. 1 – Mar. 31, 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Course #BAS 549 - ESL 1, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-11:30 a.m. and 6-8:30 p.m. Start dates: Jan. 26 and Mar. 16

Course #BAS 554 - ESL 2, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-8:30 p.m. Start dates: Jan. 25 and Mar. 15

Prior to registering for these courses, interested students must complete an ESL Information Sheet and attend an ESL Orientation session at the Donley Center, located at 718 Hamilton Street, Allentown. Call LCCC's Donley Center at 610-799-1955 or Mary Kovalchick at 610-799-1957 to learn more about LCCC's noncredit ESL courses.