Diablo Valley College’s English Program offers a wide variety of classes including, literature, creative writing, and composition and reading. Studying English can help you develop your writing style and strengthen your critical thinking, reasoning and communication abilities.
Students enrolled in the English program also have the opportunity to gain leadership skills by becoming a tutor in our Learning Center or providing classroom support as a Supplemental Instruction Leader.
You can learn more about these options and the requirements in our catalog.
We know that navigating degrees and certificates can be tricky. Schedule an appointment with a counselor to discuss what option is best for you.
After completing the program, many of our students transfer to four-year universities. Studying English trains you to look at things from multiple perspectives. These skills are highly valued in many industries.
Diablo Valley College offers degree and certificate programs in a variety of subjects. For a complete listing, see certificates and degrees.
ESL Coordinator: Rayshell Clapper
Office location: LC-114 campus map
ESL Coordinator: Kelvyn Moran
Office location: LC-112 campus map
English Department Chair: Alan Haslam
Office location: FO-109