Course #1072
Course NameAcademic English
Course TypeUniversity Preparation
Lessons per week36 lpw ( Super Intensive )
Tuition TypeStandard group
Agefrom 15
CertificateCertificate on completion of the course
Included in the price
  • Study materials


36 lessons per week/30 hours per week

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This option is designed for students intending to transfer to an American college or university or to quickly attain English fluency. The School's agreements with numerous colleges allow admission without a TOEFL score based on completion of the designated level. The Universal Placement Program (UPP), in partnership with the School, guarantees acceptance to at least one of their partner schools for any student. It´s faster and easier than through any other method. Students who enroll in our School Intensive English program for 8 weeks or more recieve UPP Regular or ASY Placement Servicies for one U.S. school for FREE!

This high-powerd Academic English Program has six hours per day of quality language instruction, including a Core Class, your choice of two electives or one premium test prep class and daily Academic Workshop. Private lessons are available.

- 18 Core classes per week. Core Class is an integrated skill class offered in 9 level of difficulty, it includes instruction in listening, speaking, reading and writing in a communicative style. Students also benefit from readers, Language Extension Days and the School's English Everywhere tools. (3 hours per day).

- 6 Academic Workshops per week. The School's lab-style workshop hours offear a range of academic options each week, including Pronunciation Clinics, Conversation Clubs, Homework Labs, Computer Labs and more. (1 hour per day).

- 12 Elective Classes per week, focused on specific skills or topics (American Culture, Slang, Public Speaking, English Through Film and many more. (1 hour per day) or 6 premium Test Preparation classes per week (available for students in advanced levels).

All students of this course enjoy these exceptional features:

  • Nine levels of study from low beginner to high advanced.
  • Small class sizes of 15 or less, guaranteeing individual attention from your teacher.
  • Core Class emphasizing the four key language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing.
  • Two Elective Classes devoted to a specific topic or skill, such as TOEFL, Slang, Business English, American Culture, Public Speaking, Grammar, Composition, and more.
  • Exclusive program with weekly Hot Sheets, involving your host family, activity guides and staff in your learning process. For each week of the curriculum, the School provides color-coded Hot Sheets with important words, structures and conversation starters to learn that week. You can keep the sheet with you during the week to remind yourself of the week’s lessons.
    Songs, movies and internet sites on the Hot Sheets give you ideas to take your English learning into new parts of your daily routine! Check out one of our suggested movies, or ask your homestay family some of our conversation starters.
  • Weekly English tests and individualized progress reports every four weeks.
  • Language Extension Day (LED) activities once per term, encouraging students to use English in new settings and contexts.
  • Readers to increase reading comprehension and understanding of American culture (for High Beginner and above).
  • Access to college computer facilities, libraries and labs.
  • Access to numerous free activities and specially priced excursions.
  • Certificate of Completion upon successful graduation from each level.
  • Personalized counseling and academic assistance

School & Location

FLS Chestnut Hill College, Philadelphia

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Accommodation & Meals

Host family. Single room.
Host family. Twin room.
Residence. Shared room.
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