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ELB Program at the Winona Campus

The English Language Bridge (ELB) Program offers early admission to the undergraduate degree program.  It is designed to increase academic proficiency and fulfill general educational requirements for obtaining a degree by granting academic credit for all courses taken.

Academic Schedule
The courses listed below represent a typical semester schedule for ELB students in the first year. Changes will be made based on unique student abilities or needs.

Fall Semester Option (15-17 credits max)   
ELB100 Academic Oral Communication (3 cr.)
ELB110 English Grammar for Academic Enhancement (3 cr.)
E105 Writing Skills (3 cr.)
LCT140 First-Year Seminar (3 cr.)
Math (placement based on testing) (3 cr.)
General Education requirement (3 cr.)

Spring Semester Option (17 credits max)
ELB116 Critical Academic Reading Strategies (3 cr.)
E120 English Composition (3 cr.)
TA101 Oral Communication (3 cr.)
Up to 8 elective credits with ELB advisor approval