⚠LCC is operating - we're just doing things differently.
Due to the ongoing pandemic, most programs and services are still operating remotely. Select "learn more" to access a list of face-to-face and hybrid classes for fall quarter. Applications for emergency funding assistance are still being accepted for fall quarter, which starts September 21. - Learn More.
The Online Intensive English Program is offered through Lower Columbia College International Programs and Continuing Education. It is a fully online, self-paced course designed to help students prepare to study at college-level in the USA. The program covers all levels of English learners, from beginning to college-ready.
Frances Hearn has been teaching English to speakers of other languages for several years. She has a Master’s in Education in TESOL from Seattle University and a Master’s of Fine Arts in Drama from California Institute of the Arts. She grew up on the East Coast but spent most of her adult life in California and the Pacific Northwest. She enjoys the outdoors, especially kayaking, swimming, and hiking in the woods with her dogs. Frances is also an actor and director, she enjoys the stage, film, and books. She loves incorporating drama and speech activities into the classroom experience. She welcomes you to Lower Columbia College!
|Fall Quarter 2020||September 18||September 21 - December 10|
|Winter Quarter 2021||December 18||January 4 - March 18|
|Spring Quarter 2021||April 2||April 5 - June 17|
Program cost: $500 USD per quarter
Refund Policy: Written notice must be received 3 business days prior to the program start date (Pacific Time) to receive a refund.
In order to access this online program, students should have a laptop or desktop computer with a microphone, video camera, and a steady internet connection.