SLaLS specializes in teaching English as a Second Language.

Credit ESL Program

Referred to as the ESL Foundation Program, our academic English courses (ESLA 1300, 1500, and 1900) are designed for students who have been admitted to a Carleton degree program but are required to complete additional ESL courses in order to fulfil the University’s English proficiency requirement.

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ELLTI Program

In collaboration with Carleton’s Global Academy, we offer the programs of the English Language Learning and Teaching Initiative (ELLTI).  These include:

  • an intensive program for university students and professionals
  • specialized programs for international English teachers and other professions
  • a summer program in English and Cross Cultural Communication

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