English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Clackamas Community College offers English language classes. We can help you read, write and speak English, so you can reach your educational, work and personal goals. We can help you get ready for college classes and connect to employment services. Learning English can help you with job opportunities.

Most English for Speakers of Other Languages classes are in person. Only the intermediate reading and writing classes and above are offered remotely via Zoom. Apply to the ESOL program today!


  • Fall term hours

    Most college services are available Monday through Friday throughout fall, winter and spring terms.

    For a detailed list of current student services hours, including remote and in-person services, visit the Student Resources webpage. For information and updates on the return-to-campus status and COVID safety protocols, visit the Return to Campus webpage.

Follow these steps to get started!

  1. Call the ESOL office at 503-594-6048 to schedule an appointment.
  2. Apply online. After you apply, check your personal email. Follow the email instructions and set up your myClackamas account.

CCC ESOL Application


Program Locations

Oregon City Campus – Dye Learning Center building
19600 Molalla Ave., Oregon City, OR 97045
Office hours: Monday–Thursday, 9 a.m.–2 p.m.

Harmony Community Campus – Harmony East building
ESOL and GED Services Office H170, 7738 S.E. Harmony Road, Milwaukie, OR 97222
Office hours: Monday–Thursday, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.

English for Speakers of Other Languages

Class times
What you will learn at CCC
ESOL program
Program for Intensive English for international students (PIE)
Are you interested in tutoring ESOL students?
Academic advising and educational planning

"My experience at CCC was wonderful. I learned a lot about myself and what I'm capable of doing if I try. I got moral support from the faculty. They understood that there was a tough journey ahead for me and helped me overcome the language barrier in a lot of the classes."

- Eusebio Mellin Pelaez

CCC Alum, AAS Horticulture and Landscape Management