ESL Provider Search Instructions
Information has been gathered from numerous providers of ESL classes, and compiled into a database so that people can search from a single list to identify the most appropriate class choices. From this page you can identify specific providers of ESL classes and see the types and locations of classes offered by those providers.
When you have made your selections, click on the "Search" button and the list of providers will appear. The provider list shows the basic information of Provider name, city, category, and eligibility requirements.
Drop Down Selection Buttons
- Click on the down arrow and you may select any city in Santa Clara County. Click on the down arrow and you may select any city in Santa Clara County. Only providers that teach classes in that city will be listed. If you do not select a city, all providers in the county (that meet the other search criteria) will appear on the list.
- Type of Class
- Click on the down arrow and select the level or type of ESL class that you would like to see. Only providers offering that type of ESL class will be included on the list. If you do not select a specific type of class, Providers of all classes in the county (that meet the other search criteria) will appear on the list. For example, this could be used to see a list of all providers of Citizenship ESL classes in San Jose.
- Type of Provider
- Numerous types of organizations or institutions are providing ESL classes. The provider is the organization funding or sponsoring the class, which may be different than the location of the class. If you do not choose a type of provider, you will see all classes listed that meet the other Search Criteria selected (city, level, etc.). Santa Clara County Providers include: Adult Education, Community Colleges, Community Based Organizations, Faith Based Organizations, and Libraries.
- After you have limited the type of providers that you want to see listed, you may select the order in which they will appear on the list.
Click on the Provider Name for more details on that particular provider, including a list of all classes offered by the provider, locations, start weeks and schedules.
Click on the Class Location for more details on that particular location, including a list of all classes offered at that site, start dates and schedules.
Click on the Class Name to see the detailed information on that class.