Skip to main content

ESL & Citizenship

Martinez Institute of English (MIE)

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Eleven ELS Students

Introduction to Medical Careers

This course is specifically designed for ESL students. The class will: introduce you to a variety of health care careers, help you learn about the U.S. health care system and its resources, help you identify your career interests and identify steps to pursue your goals, and help you develop a personal health care career plan that is exciting and realistic. Class will be co-taught by a CTE and an ESL instructor, and include hands-on experiences and guest speakers. Prerequisite: Intermediate ESL or higher. Textbook required. Course will be offered again in January 2019!

Some Good Reasons to Come Join our “ESL Family”

  • Study in small classes with skilled and warm-hearted instructors
  • Make friends with students from more than 40 countries
  • Participate in field trips, awards events, potlucks, and the annual International Faire
  • Join the Student Council and practice English in real-life contexts
  • Discover why our students call our classes "English and Beyond"

Start Studying English Today!

  • Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced English Classes, Days and Evenings
  • ESL Communication Skills
  • Computer Applications for ESL
  • U.S. Citizenship Preparation Course
  • ESL Writing Course
  • Introduction to Medical Careers

* See the brochure for class descriptions and days and times of classes *

Register in the ESL Office and start studying English TODAY! For more information, call (925) 335-5890, Ext. 3920 or Ext. 3918 for assistance in Spanish or email:

Contact Information

Gretchen Lammers
Co-Department Chair

Leif Williams
Co-Department Chair

Aimee Wallace
Program Assistant
(925) 335-5890, Ext. 3920