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Semesters and Intersessions

Semester/Intersession Dates
Spring Semester 2022 [Class Schedule] February 22, 2022 - June 12, 2022
Summer Intersession 2022 [Class Schedule] June 20, 2022 - August 7, 2022
Fall Semester 2022 August 22, 2022 - December 11, 2022
Winter Intersession 2023 January 3, 2023 - February 13, 2023
Spring Semester 2023 February 20, 2023 - June 11, 2023
Summer Intersession 2023 June 19, 2023 - July 30, 2023

SPRING 2022 SCHEDULE OF CLASSES | February 22-June 12

LEVEL CLASSES

In level classes, you will learn integrated English skills such as listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, idioms, and pronunciation.  Learn about Level Classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
CLASS TIME
M T W Th F
8:00AM-11:30AM

In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M T W Th F
8:30AM-10:55AM

Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
M T W Th
6:30PM-10:00PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
M T W Th
7:00PM-9:25PM

Live online classOnline class  (Zoom)
CANVAS COURSEWORK
 
1 hour required per day
 
1 hour required per day


SKILL CLASSES

Speaking

Speaking classes focus on listening comprehension and speaking skills.  Learn about Speaking classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
CLASS TIME
M W F
11:45AM-1:35PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W F
11:45AM-1:35PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
M W
5:00PM-6:20PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W
5:00PM-6:20PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)


Writing

Writing classes focus on reading and writing skills using a variety of reading materials and topics.  Learn about Writing classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
Feb 22 - April 10
CLASS TIME
T Th
11:45AM-1:35PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
11:45AM-1:35PM
Live online class
Online class (Zoom)
T Th
5:00PM-6:20PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
5:00PM-6:20PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)


Reading

Reading classes focus on reading skills for academic and workplace success. Learn about Reading classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
Feb 22 - April 10
April 18 - June 5
CLASS TIME
T Th
11:45AM-1:35PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
11:45AM-1:35PM
Live online classOnline class(Zoom)
T Th
5:00PM-6:20PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
5:00PM-6:20PM
Live online classOnline class(Zoom)
Study any time.
Plan to spend 4-9 hours
on Canvas classwork each week.
Online class Online self-paced


Pronunciation 

Pronunciation for non-native speakers.  Focuses on improving articulation, stress, intonation patterns, and listening. Learn about Pronunciation classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
April 18 - June 5
CLASS TIME
M W F
11:45AM-1:35PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W F
11:45AM-1:35PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
M W
5:00PM-6:20PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W
5:00PM-6:20PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)


Grammar & Vocabulary

 
IN-PERSON
IN-PERSON
IN-PERSON
CLASSES
Grammar & Vocabulary A
Grammar & Vocabulary B
Grammar & Vocabulary C
DATES
Feb 22 - June 5
Feb 22 - June 5
Feb 22 - June 5
CLASS TIME
Saturdays
8:30AM-12:35PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
Saturdays
8:30AM-12:35PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
Saturdays
8:30AM-12:35PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus

 

OFF-SITE CLASSES

 
IN-PERSON
IN-PERSON
CLASSES
Level 2
Speaking A
DATES
Feb 22 - May 29
Feb 22 - June 5
CLASS TIME
M T W Th F
9:00AM-1:05PM
In-person on-campusIn-person at Washington Elementary
Fridays
8:30AM-11:20AM
In-person on-campusIn-person at Diamond Bar Center

 

SPECIALIZED SKILL CLASSES

These classes are for students who have a very specific goal such as preparing for the citizenship interview, TOEFL exam, or improving pronunciation. Learn about Specialized Skill classes...

TOEFL

Levels 5-6
Advanced reading, listening, speaking, and writing skills in preparation for standardized tests, such as Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

 
ONLINE
ONLINE
DATES
Feb 28 - June 5
Feb 22 - April 17
CLASS TIME
T Th
11:45AM-2:15PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
Study any time. 
Plan to spend 10-15 hours
on Canvas classwork each week.
Online class Online self-paced

 

Citizenship Preparation

Levels 3-6
Preparation for the United States Citizenship interview. Recommended for non-native English speaking students with intermediate or advanced English skills.

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
DATES
Mar 3 - April 16
Feb 28 - April 13
CLASS TIME
Saturdays
8:00AM-1:05PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W
11:45AM-2:15PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)

VESL CAREER PATHS PROGRAM

The VESL Career Paths Program is a two-semester program designed to prepare Level 5 and 6 students who are looking to get a college degree, advance within their current profession, enter the workforce, or get a better job.  
 

VESL 1

VESL 1 consists of 5 classes: VESL Speaking, VESL Writing, Career & Life Planning, Office Management Skills, and 2 hours/week lab (arranged).  

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
ONLINE
DATES
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
CLASS TIME
M T W Th
8:30AM-11:35AM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M T W Th F
9:30AM-11:00AM

Live online class Online class (Zoom)
M T W Th F
7:00PM-8:30PM
Live online class Online class (Zoom)
CANVAS COURSEWORK
 
1.5 hours required per day
1.5 hours required per day

 

VESL 2

VESL 2 is a Microcomputer Applications class that covers Windows Operating System, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.

 
ONLINE
ONLINE
DATES
Feb 22 - June 12
Feb 22 - June 12
CLASS TIME
M W
8:30AM-11:35AM

Live online class Online class (Zoom)
T Th
6:30PM-9:35PM
Live online class Online class (Zoom)

 

VESL CLASSES

  • English for Special Uses (ESU):
    Accounting

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    English for careers in accounting : vocabulary, cross-cultural awareness, ethics in accounting, problem solving techniques, and business idioms.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    Feb 22 - April 10
    CLASS TIME
    T Th
    12:00PM-2:05PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Special Uses (ESU):
    Payroll and Tax Accounting

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    Covers vocabulary, theory, basic payroll and tax accounting concepts, principles, transactions, and operations. * Note: This is an ESL course that focuses on vocabulary and concepts related to payroll and taxes.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    April 18 - June 5
    CLASS TIME
    T Th
    12:00PM-2:30PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • Finance & Database Mgmt 1

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    QuickBooks is an accounting software program used to manage either business or personal finances.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    Feb 22 - April 10
    CLASS TIME
    M W
    12:00PM-2:15PM

    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • Finance & Database Mgmt 2

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    Excel for Business: Learn how to process sales taxes, refunds, discounts, and credits using Excel. 

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    April 18 - June 5
    CLASS TIME
    M W
    12:00PM-2:15PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Health Professionals

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    English for careers in healthcare. Medical vocabulary, medically-related documents and presentations.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    April 18 - June 5
    CLASS TIME
    Thursdays
    1:45PM - 2:50PM
    (Required meeting with instructor)
    CANVAS COURSEWORK
    Study any time.
    Plan to spend 6-9 hours on
    Canvas classwork each week.
    Online class Online self-paced
  •  

SUMMER 2022 SCHEDULE OF CLASSES | June 20 - August 7

LEVEL CLASSES

In level classes, you will learn integrated English skills such as listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar, idioms, and pronunciation.  Learn about Level Classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
M T W Th
8:00AM-2:15PM

In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M T W Th
8:30AM-12:20PM

Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
M T W Th
5:30PM-10:05PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
M T W Th
6:30PM-10:00PM

Live online classOnline class  (Zoom)
CANVAS COURSEWORK
 
2 hours required per day
 
1 hour required per day


SKILL CLASSES

Speaking

Speaking classes focus on listening comprehension and speaking skills.  Learn about Speaking classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
M W
8:00AM-12:05PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W
9:00AM-11:15AM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
M W
6:30PM-10:00PM
In-person on-campusIn-person on Mt. SAC campus
M W
7:00PM-9:05PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)


Writing

Writing classes focus on reading and writing skills using a variety of reading materials and topics.  Learn about Writing classes...

 
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
IN-PERSON
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
T Th
8:00AM-12:05PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
9:00AM-11:15AM
Live online class
Online class (Zoom)
T Th
6:30PM-10:00PM
In-person on-campus
In-person on Mt. SAC campus
T Th
7:00PM-9:05PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)


Reading

Reading classes focus on reading skills for academic and workplace success. Learn about Reading classes...

 
ONLINE
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
T Th
1:00PM-2:50PM
Live online classOnline class(Zoom)
Study any time.
Plan to spend 4-9 hours
on Canvas classwork each week.
Online class Online self-paced


Pronunciation 

Pronunciation for non-native speakers.  Focuses on improving articulation, stress, intonation patterns, and listening. Learn about Pronunciation classes...

 
ONLINE
CLASSES
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
M W
1:00PM-2:50PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)

 

SPECIALIZED SKILL CLASSES

These classes are for students who have a very specific goal such as preparing for the citizenship interview, TOEFL exam, or improving pronunciation. Learn about Specialized Skill classes...

TOEFL

Levels 5-6
Advanced reading, listening, speaking, and writing skills in preparation for standardized tests, such as Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

 
ONLINE
ONLINE
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
M W
1:15PM-3:45PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)
Study any time. 
Plan to spend 10-15 hours
on Canvas classwork each week.
Online class Online self-paced

 

Citizenship Preparation

Levels 3-6
Preparation for the United States Citizenship interview. Recommended for non-native English speaking students with intermediate or advanced English skills.

 
ONLINE
DATES
June 20 - Aug 7
CLASS TIME
T Th
1:00PM-2:50PM
Live online classOnline class (Zoom)

VESL CLASSES

  • English for Special Uses (ESU):
    Business Communication

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    The course focuses on business vocabulary and effective communication strategies for students to communicate critically and persuasively in the workplace.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    M W
    9:00AM-12:15PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Special Uses (ESU):
    Payroll and Excel for Business

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    Covers vocabulary, theory, basic payroll and tax accounting concepts, principles, transactions, and operations. * Note: This is an ESL course that focuses on vocabulary and concepts related to payroll and taxes.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    M T W Th
    7:00PM-9:30PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Special Uses (ESU): Finance

    Levels 3-4
    The course focuses on the basic vocabulary and concepts of the financial world, including buying, selling, borrowing, lending, budgeting, accounting, investing, and taxes.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    T Th
    9:00AM-12:15PM

    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Special Uses (ESU):
    Real Estate

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    Real Estate vocabulary and topics including real estate law, types of properties, mortgage fundamentals, and property management.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    M W
    3:00PM-4:35PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
  • English for Health Professionals

    Levels 5-6, VESL
    English for careers in healthcare. Medical vocabulary, medically-related documents and presentations.

     
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    Thursdays
    1:30PM - 2:35PM
    (Required meeting with instructor)
    CANVAS COURSEWORK
    Study any time.
    Plan to spend 6-9 hours on
    Canvas classwork each week.
    Online class Online self-paced
  • Keyboarding and Basic Computer Skills

    Levels 4-6
    The course covers fundamental computer skills needed in today's workplace: MS Word to create professional documents, tables, and graphs; PowerPoint to create presentations; Excel to create spreadsheets, graphs, charts, perform calculations, and much more!

     
    ONLINE
    ONLINE
    DATES
    June 20 - Aug 7
    June 20 - Aug 7
    CLASS TIME
    M W
    1:00PM-3:05PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
    M W
    5:00PM-6:20PM
    Live online class Online class (Zoom)
    CANVAS COURSEWORK
    1 hour required per day