El Camino Language Academy

El Camino Language Academy (ECLA)

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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Premier Intensive English Program

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.


Now Accepting Summer & Fall 2024 Applications

Summer 2024 (8 weeks)

Date: June 17, 2024 - August 8, 2024 

  • Monday-Thursday: 12:00pm-5:00pm
  • Tuition:  $1,500 new students

Fall 2024 (15 weeks)

Date: September 3, 2024 - December 13, 2024 

  • Monday-Thursday: 12:00pm-5:00pm
  • Tuition:  $3,000 new students

We are accepting applications for new students, transfer students and various visa types!
Email either lludwig@elcamino.edu to learn about enrolling today!

Enroll Now!

  • Conditional acceptance to El Camino College!
  • Don't lose time waiting - Learn English NOW & Transition Into College Classes with Confidence!
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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:  On Campus 9am-5pm

Phone: 310-660-6473

Ms. Lindsey Ludwig: lludwig@elcamino.edu