Program Overview

The PACE Certificate of Achievement is a multi-skill academic language certificate comprising of only degree-applicable courses. Upon completion, students are able to use cultural knowledge and communication skills to facilitate their use of English in academic contexts. This certificate formally recognizes the achievement of the English language necessary to succeed in college-level courses and compete in the labor market

Program Requirements

Required Courses Units
ESOL 400 English Composition for Nonnative Speakers 5 units
ENGL 105 Intensive Composition and Reading 5 units
Select two of the following courses: Units
COMM 110 Public Speaking 3 units
COMM 130 Interpersonal Communication 3 units
ENGL 110 Composition, Literature, and Critical Thinking 3 units
HIST 235 History of Ethnic Groups in the United States 3 units
Total Required Units: 16