ESL Registration and Placement Testing
A placement test is required for all new students. However, “Express placement” will be available to returning students from the previous semester. Placement tests are given during the times on the chart below at the Hickory Ridge Building, Room 200, on the Howard Community College campus. No appointment is necessary. Children are not allowed in testing rooms. Student must be 16 or older to register.
Bring to registration:
* Payment for pay classes
* Materials fee for all free classes ($40)
* Pay with cash, check, or credit card
* Advising sheet from previous semester (returning students only)
Returning students: FAST registration can be done online and is available for returning students who continue at the same level. It is NOT available for new students or students changing level. Go to www.howardcc.edu/elc and click on “FAST Registration” on the left menu bar for online registration and payment information.
Online registration is available for returning students who continue at the same level. To change levels, students must come to one of the above registration sessions with advising sheets. Go to www.howardcc.edu/elc and click on “Fast Registration” on the left menu bar for online registration and payment information.
If you are interested in a noncredit Continuing Education Business & Professional certificate, notice the upper-level classes that are marked *Business & Professional certificate.* Please visit www.howardcc.edu/elc.
Our English Institute offers a full-time program for F1 international students and U.S. residents. Study 18 hours a week, receive special advising and support, and take part in many exciting activities. Visit www.howardcc.edu/ei or call 443-518-1681 for additional information about this fast-track English program.
The college is closed from Monday, March 30 through Sunday, April 5 for Spring Break. Classes will be held on Saturday, March 28 prior to Spring Break.
Call 443-518-1680 or visit www.howardcc.edu/elc for additional information.