Our programs and courses offer opportunities to delve into composition, reading, literature, and creative writing; learn the vocabulary and grammar of a language; build core reading and writing skills; recognize and understand the value of different cultures and diversity, and better understand human language and language behavior.

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The English and Language Studies Division
  • Division Dean: Dr. Tooktook Thongthiraj 
  • Division Feedback Form
  • (626) 585-7371
  • C-245
  • Monday to Thursday:  7:30 am to 7:00 pm
    Friday:  7:30 am to 4:00 pm
    Saturday/Sunday:  CLOSED
    *These hours are from Aug. 28 to December 21, 2023*

Academic Departments

We offer degree programs and certificate programs in four areas of study. Our courses may be taken individually or as part of a planned program leading to a Certificate of Achievement, Occupational Skills Certificate, and/or an Associate degree. No matter your goal, we have an option for you!

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