English Language Institute

The English Language Institute (ELI) program offers English as a Second Language classes year-round. This program offers multiple levels and is focused on these skills:

  • Reading/Vocabulary
  • Speaking/Listening
  • Writing
  • Grammar
  • Culture
  • TOEFL Test Preparation

Apply to the English Language Institute

If you are interested in joining the English Language Institute, please fill out the ELI Intent Form. This form must be attached to your application. Applicants must also submit base level proficiency scores to determine placement. If you do not have test scores you may request to take our placement test through our Testing Lab. Students that wish to take the Jackson College Accuplacer-ESL test must have access to reliable internet, a laptop with functioning camera, and Zoom access. Your application will not be complete until test scores have been submitted.

Information on how to download Zoom

ELI Intent Form   International Admissions Application

Community English Language Courses

Comfortable Conversations

Oct. 10 – Nov. 10, 2022
Mon. & Thurs. • 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Please join us as we increase our confidence in connecting with others through the study of English speaking and listening skills.

Workplace English

Oct. 10 – Nov. 10, 2022
Mon. & Thursday • 6 – 7:30 p.m.

This course is designed for non-native speakers of English with an emphasis on the development of language proficiency for a business setting. Some of the topics covered will include: brands, travel experiences, attitudes toward change at work, status, cultural awareness, and leadership.

To register or for more information e-mail JC-CCE@jccmi.edu.