English Language Acquisition (ELA)

For adults who have limited or no proficiency in the English language. Various instructional methods available to meet all students’ needs. 

For more information or to schedule an ELA orientation, contact Isabel Cain at (910) 246-4975 or cainm@sandhills.edu


Class Days Time Location
Mondays-Thursdays 8 am-1:30 pm Van Dusen Hall, Pinehurst Campus
Mondays & Wednesdays 6-9 pm
Mondays-Wednesdays 8:30 am-1:30 pm The Robbins Center, 110 N. Middleton St.
Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:30-8:30 pm
Mondays-Thursdays 9 am-2 pm

Johnson Hall,  Hoke Center 

Mondays-Thursdays 6-9 pm


ELA is also offered in an online/hybrid format for qualified students. Computer or tablet and Internet access is required. Completion of 10 hours per week is required. 

U. S. Citizenship Preparation Class

Prepare for the United States citizenship process. Learn the 100 civic questions, US History and Government, how to fill out the N-400, and complete a practice naturalization interview. Must be 18 years of age or older and an English Language Learner. Hybrid course offered online with weekly face-to-face class sessions. Offered in Moore and Hoke counties. Free. For information, contact Isabel Cain at  (910) 246-4975 or cainm@sandhills.edu



Orientation is required. Orientations are offered monthly in both Moore and Hoke Counties. With a valid score on the assessment, students will be placed in the appropriate level class. 



Isabel Cain 
CCR Coordinator, ELA and the Robbins Center 
112 Van Dusen