Prerequisite: Basic Vocational English-as-a-Second-Language (BVESL) or score above 550 on   a simulated administration of the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC).

Advanced Vocational English-as-a-Second-Language (AVESL) is for students who possess Basic English Proficiency and need to improve their language skills level for general, social, career and/or academic purposes.

This program is 900 hours and it takes 30 weeks to complete

Program Description

AVSEL starts with Proficiency Level 3 on the ILR (Interagency Language Roundtable Language Proficiency Scale) in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, and progress to Level 4, with sufficient comprehensions to reach a level of full proficiency in English and ability to use the language fluently and accurately in most situations. This course will also challenge you with production activities to advance your knowledge of idiomatic and colloquial language encountered in everyday social and professional settings. Sample themes include banking and retail, diseases and medication, courts of law, religions and beliefs, and emotions and psychology as well as your specific professional topics.

For detailed description of the program please see our catalog

Upon Completion: Diploma and Eligibility to take TOIFEL Test

This program is approved for Financial Aid under Title IY. Financial Aid is available to qualified applicants. For more information please see our Financial Aid page and Consumer Information Handbook.

 

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT 2015-2016 Data

Undergraduate certificate in Advanced Vocational English as a Second Language
Program Length: 38 weeks

Students graduating on time

N/A* of Title IV students complete the program within 38 weeks

*Fewer than 10 students enrolled in this program. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.


Program Costs*

$5,500 for tuition and fees

$695 for books and supplies

Other Costs

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*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.

 

Students Borrowing Money

The typical graduate leaves with

N/A* in debt

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

The typical monthly loan payment

N/A* per month in student loans with an interest rate of N/A*.

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

 

Graduates who got jobs

N/A* of program graduates got jobs according to the COE job placement rate

*Program does not have enough completers to calculate a placement rate as required.

Program graduates are employed in the following fields:

In the area of their professional or trade credentials.

Licensure Requirements 

The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession:

Florida

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