English as a Second Language
Student Development and Success Division
C.C., Non Credit English As A Second Language - Level I
C.C., Non Credit English As A Second Language - Level II
C.C., Non Credit English As A Second Language - Level III 
C.C., Noncredit ESL: Listening and Speaking for English Speakers of Other Languages


Cuesta College noncredit program offers students access to a variety of no cost courses and certificates that can assist them in reaching their educational, personal, and professional goals.  Noncredit courses are intended to provide students with lifelong learning, college transfer, and career preparation opportunities.


A Certificate Program is designed for students who desire specific training to meet an immediate occupational or personal goal, or for promotion or lateral transfer within their existing field of employment.   To qualify for a Certificate of Achievement or a Certificate of Specialization, a student must:

1) complete all courses required for the Certificate with an overall grade point average of 2.0,

2) earn at least 12 units in residency at Cuesta and

3) submit a Certificate Application to Admissions and Records.