The ESOL classes at Daytona State offer students with from beginning to advanced level English language skills the opportunity to learn through a series of classes. Students gain English abilities through reading, writing, listening and speaking. Instructors for the classes are specialists in teaching English to ESOL students and use real life situations in the classroom to have the most impact for student learning.
Daytona State ESOL classes can help students:
- Learn or improve English skills.
- Develop the skills needed to find a job or get a promotion.
- Prepare for college-level academic courses at Daytona State.
You must be admitted by the Daytona State Admissions Office before you can take the CASAS test. You must bring a picture ID with you.
The cost for the program is $30 per semester. To sign up, go to the admissions office nearest you, fill out an application and take the placement (CASAS) test.
Citizenship preparation classes are offered each semester. The cost for the 7 week class is $30. Go to the admissions office to sign up.
Admissions of ESOL students to Daytona State College
A. Students enrolling into ESOL courses must be a U.S. Citizen, Naturalized Citizen, Resident Alien, or under an approved visa type.
B. Use the following to determine eligibility:
- Naturalized U.S. Citizen (U.S. citizen certificate, U.S. passport, or voters registration card)
- Resident alien/Permanent Resident (Green card)
- Visas with letters A, E, G, or L stamped separately on it (government officials)
- H-1B (work permit)
- H-4(spouse or child of an H-1B)
- Passport with the letter I (media) K(fiancée/child of U.S. Citizen)N (parent/child accorded special immigrant status)
- NATO passport stamped with O-3 (family member of NATO officials) or R (religious worker)
- Political Asylum
C. The following are ineligible visas and may NOT enroll in the ESOL courses.
- Student Visas (F-1, M-1 or J-1)
- Unexpired Tourist Visa (B-1/B-2)
- Visa Waiver
For more information, please contact:
The ESOL Program