Lumos Language School

Introduction

First and foremost our goal is to help students achieve their academic goals reaching proficiency in English. Our program is designed not only to give the student the ability to speak English, but also to prepare the student academically to continue their educational and professional path with success and confidence.

Lumos Language School has been a leading Language Center since 2006 in the Salt Lake City Metropolitan area. As a measure of our great success we have grown to become the largest private English Language School in the Salt Lake City Metropolitan Area averaging an enrollment of over 450 international students per year.

Lumos Language School and programs are officially certified and accredited with the highest possible licenses and accreditations. Our Institution in Salt Lake City is recognized and certified by the Utah State Department of Commerce and is accredited by The Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training. (ACCET)

We offer a unique teaching system and methodology. Lumos’ English System advocates competency in the English language acquisition evident in any of the courses you enroll in. Our main objective is developing your ability to communicate effectively and we are committed to exceeding our students expectations and goals to reach proficiency.

At Lumos Language School you will be learning from qualified and experienced instructors who have all graduated from various Universities and Colleges with a degree in teaching English as a Second Language and are required to have extensive experience teaching.

Our Institution in Salt Lake City is among the very few ETS Exam Centers in the United States. Lumos students not only have the benefit of preparing for the TOEFL and GRE exams at our school with specialized instructors, but once ready, they can also enjoy the benefit of taking the official exam in the same computer labs where they have been practicing and studying. Consider it a little home field advantage.

The Lumos English System has produced exceptional learning outcomes in recent years. Our students have moved on to many North American Universities and have had very successful careers using their new English skills learned at our school.

Lumos Language School offers you the finest educational facilities designed to help you learn English rapidly and efficiently. We also offer a multimedia resource center which enhances the interactive learning development of your language skill.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

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Courses

Intensive English Course

Campus Full time 4 - 15 weeks September 2017 USA Salt Lake City

This is the best choice for students who are looking for a deep development in their language skills and face the English language as an important instrument to personal, academic or professional career. To get ready for your academic life it will be easier with our help. [+]

This is the best choice for students who are looking for a deep development in their language skills and face the English language as an important instrument to personal, academic or professional career. To get ready for your academic life it will be easier with our help. This course is designed to prepare students for successful study in university level degree programs and it’ll also offer practice with speaking, writing and listening and standard referencing techniques. Students in this level study will also practice presentation techniques useful in both academic and professional settings. Our Intensive English programs include: 6 different English proficiency levels. 15-week semesters with a total of 300 classroom hours per semester. Small classes ranging from 6-15 students with professional teachers. Individual attention from the instructors. Access to campus library, multimedia labs and students services. Weekly progress evaluations. Developing Reading, Listening, Speaking, and Writing skills. Placement and Exit tests to measure your success. Specific classes to help improve your Toelf preparation. Laboratory with Toefl simulation to support your study plan. Quiet and Safe community. Immigration and transfer assistance available. Program Costs Intensive English (15 weeks): $1,800/semester Intensive English (4 weeks): $700/4 weeks Books and MAterials: $180 [-]

Lumos Exchange Program

Campus Full time 4 weeks January 2017 USA Salt Lake City

You now have the chance of a lifetime to expand your knowledge of the English Language in a fun and economic way through the Lumos Exchange Program. In the exchange program you will have the opportunity to learn English in the United States with an institution that understands your needs. [+]

You now have the chance of a lifetime to expand your knowledge of the English Language in a fun and economic way through the Lumos Exchange Program. In the exchange program you will have the opportunity to learn English in the United States with an institution that understands your needs. We are experienced in guiding you through the immigration requirements and paperwork. When you compare our prices with the competition not only will you be getting a superior experience but you will also be saving about 40% of what you would normally spend with a one month exchange program with other programs. Our program was developed with the most modern methodology which has helped our students thrive in American Universities for years. With the Lumos Exchange program not only will you be a part of this modern learning method but also get the chance to get to know the culture and American way in a fun productive way that cannot be found anywhere else. At Lumos Language School we have intensive programs designed for students who are in class five hours per day from anywhere from one month (Exchange Program) to one year. 4 – Week Program In our 4 week Exchange Program you will have classes from Monday- Friday from 9:00am to 1:00pm for a total of 80 classroom hours. Students will take a placement test before arrival which will help determine their class level once school starts. Class schedules are broken up in to two classes that will cover: Grammar, Reading, Writing, Speaking and Comprehension. At the end of the exchange program students will take an exit test similar to their placement test that will help them measure their progress in the English Language for the 4 weeks they were immersed in the culture. Students will receive a diploma of participation in the exchange program from Lumos Language School upon completing the exit test. Who Can Participate? The only restriction we have to the exchange program is a minimum age requirement. Students must be at least 14 years old or be turning 14 the year they participate in the program. Our program is divided into 3 different levels so we will make sure each student is in the correct level for their English needs. You do not need to be currently enrolled in any language school or have taken any classes in the past, our exchange program is open to everyone! [-]

TESOL/TEFL - English

Campus Full time September 2017 USA Salt Lake City

80 contact hours of classroom instruction, training, and feedback with our highly qualified and experienced teacher trainers. This exceeds the instructional hours recommended by TESOL, the leading worldwide professional organization for ESL professionals, because you spend 100% of your time in the classroom either training or teaching. [+]

– 80 contact hours of classroom instruction, training, and feedback with our highly qualified and experienced teacher trainers. This exceeds the instructional hours recommended by TESOL, the leading worldwide professional organization for ESL professionals, because you spend 100% of your time in the classroom either training or teaching. – 5 hours of live, classroom observation of our Intensive English courses, taught by Lumos’s experienced, professional teachers, as opposed to 1 or 2 hours of prerecorded sessions. – 10 hours minimum of practice teaching with your own class. You will not share your teaching time with another teacher or be a teaching assistant. – Guided lesson plan creation. One key to a successful ESL classroom is having an effective lesson plan. With help from your trainers, learn the components of effective lesson plans. – Individualized trainer observation and feedback of your practice teaching classes. Feedback sessions will be customized to your individual teaching needs. During consultations with your professional trainer, you will learn how to refine your teaching and have the opportunity to gain insightful and useful teaching tips from his or her many years of experience. Class Schedule: Classes run Monday through Friday morning, from 9 am to 1 pm. Practice teaching begins the second week and is scheduled from the afternoons to the early evenings two or three days a week. Typically students take advantage of Lumos’s resources for lesson and studying in the afternoon. TESL / TEFL Certificate Program Content: Classes are conducted in a forum style that allows students to develop a personal teaching philosophy, share ideas and learn from their instructors in a communicative and collaborative environment. Participation is key to success in the program. In this course you will learn and practice: – Teaching, Learning, and Language Aquisition Theories – How to teach Grammar, Vocabulary, Speaking, Pronunciation, Listening, Reading and Writing – Classroom Management and Lesson Planning – How to make your classes learner centered and your teaching engaging – Effective Error Correction and Assessment ESL Teaching Practice: Your practice teaching will be guided and supervised by your trainers. You will apply what you are learning in your instructional classes directly in your own classes. Our guided curriculum gives you a structure to work from and allows you the flexibility to adapt your lessons to your teaching goals and to your students’ needs. Trainers will observe your classes and provide you with feedback that you can use to adapt your teaching and immediately apply to your lessons. Certificates: Students who complete Lumos’s TESL/TEFL course will graduate with a Lumos TESL certificate, a TEFL certificate, and an EPT certificate issued by Brigham Young University. Package: 4-WEEK TESOL COURSE 25 HOURS/WEEK APPLICATION FEE TUITION MATERIALS ACCESS TO LABORATORY AND RECORDING LAB CERTIFICATES ONLINE TEFL RESOURCES Requirements: 18 years of age TOEFL Score – 80 TOEIC – 800 EPT – 63 [-]