ESL Orientations in December 2012 will be held on the 6th, 7th and 8th.
Participant requirements for ESL Program:
- Must attend an orientation and appraisal
- Must take pre-tests
- Must score 181-235 in the CASAS Pre-test to be eligible in our program per state requirements.
- Must have a Michigan issued ID or Passport
- Must pay $25, non-refundable, registration fee.
Students who score 180 and below are at the Beginning ESL Literacy level and do not qualify to be enrolled in our program per state mandate. These students will be referred to the Literacy Center of West Michigan to receive the help they need.
Students who score 236 or higher are at the Adult Secondary level and do not qualify to be enrolled in our program per state mandate. These students will be referred to ESL classes on main campus, GED classes at the Learning Corner @ Wealthy, and/or to a GRCC Academic Advisor to assist them in their next educational step.
Please refer prospective ESL students to WestSide Learning Corner, 616-234-3172.