Advanced University Track Program at Ocean University

July 12 - August 23, 2018

Enroll by May 18 (extended deadline!)


With 50 years of excellence in ESL, the Center for English as a Second Language (CESL) is dedicated exclusively to English language training, U.S. cultural studies, and academic preparation.

In the Dual Degree Program?  Improve your English for your UA courses!

Enroll in the Advanced University Track Program and study in English with 20+ hours per week of engaging academic English classes over the course of 6 weeks.

Preparation to Study Law

English for Law

Develop and employ legal
vocabulary, writing, and style
(about 7 hours per week)

Academic English Skills

Advanced Listening & Speaking

Listen to lectures and engage in academic
discussions that will help you in your UA classes
(5-7 hours per week)

Building Academic Vocabulary

Learn vocabulary development strategies to prepare for your UA classes
(5-7 hours per week)

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Ready to apply?

Registration closes May 18, 2018

  • Students can fulfill the University of Arizona English requirement for admission with a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0.
  • With a 3.0 GPA or higher in this program, students will not need to submit a TOEFL score to the University of Arizona.
  • Freshman and Sophomore students are required to have a TOEFL score of 59 in order to be admitted into the CESL program.
  • Students who do not have a TOEFL or IELTS score may be able to qualify with a good result on the CESL Placement exam.  This exam will be delivered at Ocean University in late March to all potential students.