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The Language Academy

Study English Online - Don't lose time!

El Camino College Language Academy (ECLA) is virtual!

The Language Academy has transitioned to a virtual learning platform for the Fall 2021 semester. We are accepting applications for new students, transfer students and various visa types! Email either lludwig@elcamino.edu or skennedy@elcamino.edu to learn about enrolling today!

Why enroll?

  • Discounts for Fall 2021 enrollment!
  • No application fees!
  • Conditional acceptance to El Camino College!
  • Don't lose time waiting - learn English NOW & transition into college classes!
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Whether you are looking to strengthen your English to transfer to El Camino College, continue with your studies at a four-year institution, or gain the confidence of an English speaker, ECLA's intensive English program can help you achieve your goals.

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El Camino College offers students a premier intensive English language program through their Language Academy (ECLA). ECLA's staff provides quality instruction and one-on-one interactions for each student learning English.

Courses are carefully designed to help students succeed and prepare for exciting futures across the globe though English skills. Classes follow the El Camino College schedule and focus on listening, pronunciation, reading, and writing.

Online Schedules - Live Zoom Classes

View a Sample Class Schedule

Summer 2021: Online Only via Live Zoom

Dates: June 7-July 29, 2021
Monday - Thursday: 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)

Fall 2021: Online Only via Live Zoom

Dates: September 7 - December 10, 2021
Monday - Thursday: 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)
Fridays: 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)

Do you have a passing TOEFL score?

If you already have a TOEFL score of 450 PBT or 45-46 on iBT or higher, a TOEIC score of 620 or higher, an IELTS score of 4.5 or higher, or an EIKEN (STEP) score of 2A or higher, you are eligible to apply for an academic program at El Camino College. Please visit the International Student Program website for more information.

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Questions? Contact Us

El Camino College Language Academy (ECLA)

Monday - Thursday:  9am - 4pm
Friday: Office Closed

Phone: 310-660-6473
Fax: (310) 808-1154

Ms. Lindsey Ludwig: lludwig@elcamino.edu

Ms. Summer Kennedy: skennedy@elcamino.edu