Communication Skills for Non-Native English Speakers (AC)

Program Information

The Academic Certificate (AC) in Communication Skills for Non-Native English Speakers is an interdisciplinary program of study designed to extend traditional ESL coursework. It provides Non-Native English Speakers with oral and written communication interaction, team building, problem solving, public speaking and presentation skills, conflict resolution, assertiveness, and leadership. Students develop skills to enhance their professional, social, and personal interactions, and become more competitive and effective in the workforce.

Program Notes

  • You must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses within the program.
  • A total of nine (9) credits of Restricted Electives are required for this certificate.
  • Apply for graduation when you enroll for your final semester.


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Recommended Course Sequence

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Restricted Electives 9 Credits Grade Sem/Year

The following restricted electives are offered at GCC. Choose any combination from the list of options below to complete a total of nine (9) credits. Courses used to meet other required areas may not be used to satisfy this program requirement.

BPC 110 Computer Usage & Applications 3    
CIS 105 Survey Computer Info Systems 3    
COM 230 Small Group Communication 3    
COM 259 Communication in Business and Professions 3    
ENG 111 Technical and Professional Writing 3    
GBS 233 Business Communication 3    
SWU 292 Effective Helping in a Diverse World 3    

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