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April 10, 2014

ESOL Program


Carriage Towne News

---- — HAVERHILL, MA — A free, advanced ESOL program for adults interested in pursuing careers in health care or business/technology will be offered at Northern Essex Community College this fall. This program will help nonnative English speakers develop the skills needed to succeed in a college program in healthcare or business/technology.

Those interested are invited to attend a Career Pathways Bridge Program Registration Night. Registration nights are being held on April 22, May 13, June 17, and July 15, from 6-9 p.m. at NECC Riverwalk, 360 Merrimack St., Building 9, Entry K, Room 310.

In this free, 30-week program, running September-May, students will improve their reading and writing skills to succeed in health care or business/technology; learn workplace communication skills and create resumes and cover letters; earn six free college credits for College Success Seminar and Computer Applications; receive math support based on personal needs; and prepare for a college certificate or associate degree program in health care or business/technology. This program is open to advanced English speakers with a high school diploma or a high school equivalency credential from any country. Admission to this program is based on a placement test given at the registration night. Courses start this September. Classes are held Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 6-9 p.m.

For information, contact Sheila Corsaro at scorsaro@necc.mass.edu, or 978-659-1283.