Bridges Program

Bridges is an English language program at the University of Sioux Falls designed to assist those who desire increased proficiency in English. The program currently consists of four levels: Beginning English (Levels I and II) and Intermediate English (Levels III and IV).  Each course integrates reading, writing, listening, speaking and grammar. Courses are offered during the morning, afternoon and evening to accommodate students’ schedules. 

Courses will resume September 10, offering Bridges English level I, level III, level V and GED preparation for level V students. Each English course costs $100. GED Math and Science costs $50.

F-1 international students are not eligible for the Bridges English Language Program.  

To apply, contact Dr. Randy Nelson

Email: randy.nelson@usiouxfalls.edu Phone: 605-575-2084

Fall semester dates: Sept. 10-Dec. 12

Beginning English I

Monday and Wednesday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Monday and Wednesday 1-4 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday  6-9 p.m. 

Intermediate English III

Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 6-9 p.m.

Advanced English V/GED Social Studies

Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 6-9 p.m.

GED Math and Science

Friday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Wednesday 6-9 p.m. 

Spring semester dates: Feb. 11-May 17

Level II Beginning English

Monday and Wednesday 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 6 p.m.-9 p.m.

Level IV Intermediate English

Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 6 p.m.–9 p.m.

Level VI Advanced English/GED Social Studies

Tuesday and Thursday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday 6 p.m.–9 p.m.

GED Math and Science ($50 per course)

Friday 9 a.m.–12 p.m.
Wednesday 6 p.m.–9 p.m.

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