Basic Vocational English-as-a-Second-Language (BVESL) objective is to provide quality English language instruction to individuals from around the world who need instruction in English to be able to use the knowledge and skills that they already possess in order to obtain employment.

This program is 600 hours and it takes 26 weeks to complete

Program Description

BVSEL starts with Level 0 on the ILR ( Interagency Language Roundtable  Language  Proficiency Scale)  in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening, which means No practical ability to read, write, speak or understand the language and progress to Level 2, with sufficient comprehensions to read simple, authentic written materials, ability to write routine social correspondence and prepare documentary materials required for most limited work requirements, be able handle with confidence most normal, high-frequency social conversational situations including extensive, but casual conversations about current events, as well as work, family, and autobiographical information. After reaching Proficiency Level 2 we move to Career Technical and Technology Skills, which address specific areas of student’s occupational competencies and Workplace Readiness Skills, which covers ability to locate, evaluate, and interpret career information, identify interests, skills, and personal preferences that influence career choices, identify career cluster and related pathways that match career and education goals, develop and manage a career and education plan

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 Basic Vocational English as a Second Language
Program Length: 26 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*

$3,700 for tuition and fees

$463 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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