Since its founding in 1968, CESL has become a world leader in English instruction and offers a comprehensive education, with internationally recognized academic standards.

Explore the options below to find the program that fits both your language goals and your schedule.

Levels 1-7

The IEP features a curriculum in which the students learn and improve their English language abilities by focusing on the following skills: reading, writing, listening, speaking, and grammar. IEP classes prepare students for future academic or professional use of English.  (Part-time options also available)

Pathway Program, Levels 8-9

CESL's Undergraduate University Track Pathway is CESL’s pathway for students to enter the University of Arizona, providing conditionally admitted ESL students with a bridge program to take UA credit courses while continuing their non-credit ESL studies at CESL. 

CESL's Graduate University Track Pathway Program at the University of Arizona provides graduate-bound students with advanced-level English courses specifically designed to prepare them for the rigors of graduate-level course work. (Part-time options also available)

Daytime and Evening

CESL offers many affordable, part-time options during the day or evening to students who may be busy with jobs or other studies. CESL part-time options can enhance your life or further your career. UA international students may also enroll to improve particular English language skills.

CESL offers affordable individualized tutoring face-to-face, online, and in a hybrid (mixed) formats. Face-to-face and hybrid tutoring is an excellent choice for CESL / UA students and Tucson residents who want to improve their English language skills one-on-one or in small groups.

CESL online tutoring is a great option for students living outside of Tucson.

CESL offers a wide variety of customized English language programs, including cultural competance, for groups within businesses, schools, or organizations. We can create a program that specifically fits your needs.