ESL Milestone Certificate: Pathway to Aviation and Travel Careers

Division: Language Arts

PROGRAM CODE: 1C37698N

The ESL Milestone Certificate: Pathway to Aviation and Travel Careers is designed to prepare English language learners (ELLs) for the academic rigor of degree-applicable coursework in various Guided Pathways areas. Students completing these certificates have achieved academic English reading and writing skills at an advanced, post-secondary level as well as achieved prerequisite or foundational coursework in a variety of degree, certificate, or general education patterns. These two elements combine to demonstrate significant achievement of a milestone along Aviation and Travel Careers (ATC) pathways to degrees, certificates, or transfer. To earn a certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all coursework must be completed at Cypress College. This certificate requires a total of 18 units.

ESL Courses (15 units):
ESL 184 C Advanced Academic Reading and Writing 15
ESL 185 C Advanced Academic Reading and Writing 25
ESL 186 C College Writing Preparation for Non-Native Speakers5
Aviation and Travel Careers Courses (3 units):3
Introduction to Travel Careers3
Career Communication/Portfolio3
UAV-UAS Basic3
Airline Operations3
Total Units18