Learning English for
Academic Purposes (LEAP)
The LEAP (Learning English for Academic Purposes) daytime program will
help you learn what you need to succeed in college classes. There are
four levels. At levels 1, 2, and 3, you must complete the D and E classes. Each class is five units. You can take these classes at the same time or separately.
level 4, you must take four classes at the same time: 59A, 59B, 159A,
and 159B (for a total of 12 units). After level 4, you should be ready
for college and English classes.
Level 1—ESL 29 D and E
Level 2—ESL 39 D and E
3—ESL 49 D and E
Level 4—ESL 159 A/B/C and ESL59 A/B
Click here for a chart of the ESL program
Click here to download a flyer with more information about Fall 2013 LEAP classes.
here to download a flyer about how to register for the LEAP program.
recommended to take the LEAP classes. It is not possible for new
students to enroll in levels 2, 3, or 4 without this test. You can
make an appointment or go to the Cesar Chavez building to take the
assessment/placement test in room S107 or call 482-6385 for more
here for assessment/placement test schedules. Click
here to go to the Assessment office website.
The upcoming assessments times are:
Friday 10/18/13 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday 11/06/13 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Wednesday 11/06/13 12PM - 1:30PM
Wednesday 11/06/13 3:00PM- 4:30PM
Friday 11/08/13 9:00AM-10:30AM
Friday 11/08/13 11:00AM-12:30PM
Tuesday 11/12/13 9:00AM-10:30AM
Friday 11/15/13 9:00AM-10:30AM
Wednesday 11/20/13 3:00PM- 4:30PM
Tuesday 12/03/13 10:00AM-11:30AM
Tuesday 12/03/13 12:00PM-1:30PM
Tuesday 12/03/13 4:00PM-5:30PM
Monday 12/09/13 4:00PM-5:30PM
Friday 12/13/13 10:00AM-11:30AM
Spring 2013 classes start August 19th. Click here for the Fall 2013 course schedule.
Friday 01/10/14 9:00AM-10:30AM
Friday 01/10/14 11:00AM-12:30PM
Tuesday 1/14/13 4:00PM-5:30PM
Thursday 01/16/14 3:00PM-4:30PM
Wednesday 1/22/13 9:00AM-10:30AM
Wednesday 1/22/13 12:00PM- 1:30PM
Wednesday 1/22/13 3:00PM- 4:30PM
Friday 1/24/13 10:00AM-11:30AM
Friday 01/28/14 9:00AM-10:30AM
This ESL program
is offered on the Chula Vista campus and at the Higher Education
Center at San Ysidro