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English as a Second Language ESL Intensive
Education is your key to a better quality of life, benefitting not only you, but also the community in which you live and work. Empowered by education, you can broaden your knowledge, increase your job opportunities, and enhance your productivity and job satisfaction. As Alberta's largest community college, NorQuest College is proud to offer a strong selection of post-secondary diploma and certificate programs that lead to in-demand careers. Our career studies include health, human services, and business. We also offer foundational learning opportunities that include academic upgrading, adult literacy, employment readiness, and English as a second language education. At NorQuest, you will acquire the advanced skills required in increasingly complex workplaces. Our committed, supportive, and skilled faculty and staff will help you achieve your career and life goals. We want you to hit the ground running when you graduate so you can meet the immediate and long-term job needs of business and industry. We're proud that 95 per cent of our graduates find employment or continue their education.!SPAN>
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Drayton Valley, Stony Plain, Wetaskiwin, Whitecourt!SPAN>
Program Type Second Language Learning
Credential Type Non-Credential
Length 1 Year or Less
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning Available
Minimum 18 years of age. Placement assessment to determine course level.
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Students who successfully complete ESL courses at various levels will meet the language requirements for a number of programs at NorQuest College and other post-secondary institutions.
Updated June 08, 2017. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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