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You can usually take higher education courses if you’re 18 or older. They’re regularly taught in universities, colleges and professional institutions such as art schools or agricultural colleges - nearly all of which have their own websites. You can get a wide range of skills, for example, diplomas, bachelor degrees, foundation degrees and post-graduate degrees.

English studies concentrate on the development of speech, comprehension and proficiency within the language for both native and nonnative speakers. Courses in English promote confidence in public communication, as well as effective reading and writing strategies.

The United States of America is a large country in North America, often referred to as the "USA", the "US", the "United States", "America", or simply "the States". American colleges are funded by "tuition" charged to the student, which is often quite expensive, very commonly reaching into the tens of thousands of dollars per year.

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American Consortium of Universities (INTERLINK)

The Mission at INTERLINK A.C.E. at Seattle Pacific University is to provide students with the language skills, cultural knowledge, and experience they need to use English ... [+]

Study English in the USA at INTERLINK A.C.E. at Seattle Pacific University.

INTERLINK A.C.E. at Seattle Pacific University is located in Seattle, Washington, USA. Seattle Pacific University is a small, private university located in a safe residential neighborhood, just a few minutes north of downtown Seattle. INTERLINK A.C.E. students spend 20 hours a week in intensive English language class and 5 or more hours in optional elective classes. Students may choose to live with a host family or off campus apartments. This institute also offers the Super Intensive and Flex programs, which include tutoring. The Mission at INTERLINK A.C.E. at Seattle Pacific University is to provide students with the language skills, cultural knowledge and experience they need to use English to effectively communicate in academia and the workplace and to provide opportunities for personal growth. Upon successful completion of the INTERLINK A.C.E. program, students are able to:... [-]

USA Seattle
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Full-time
5 weeks
Campus
International Language Institute (ILI)

Join one of our three TOEFL Preparation classes and get ready for taking the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)! Choose from intensive (full-time) day classes, ... [+]

TOEFL Preparation

Join one of our three TOEFL Preparation classes and get ready for taking the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)! Intensive TOEFL Preparation Class This class includes intensive work on listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills, as well as strategies for approaching TOEFL tasks and testing on the computer. Students take two mini-exams and one complete practice exam each cycle. The complete course is eight weeks. Our intensive TOEFL class meets Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 2:10 pm. Tuition is $780 for 4 weeks. The required text for the TOEFL Preparation course is currently $97. Our 2017 official start dates are: January 17 (Tuesday), February 13, March 13, April 10, May 8, June 5, July 3, July 31, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 20, December 18. However, students may start any Monday! The I-20 form for an F-1 student visa can be issued for students in the Intensive TOEFL Preparation class who are at least 16 years of age. For more information on obtaining a F-1 Student Visa and the requirements for obtaining an I-20 form, please contact us. Semi-Intensive Evening TOEFL Preparation Class Our semi-intensive evening TOEFL classes meet Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6:40 pm to 8:45 pm. The complete course is 24 weeks. Tuition is $260 for 4 weeks. The required text for the TOEFL Preparation course is currently $97. Students can start any Tuesday. Semi-Intensive Saturday TOEFL Preparation Class Our semi-intensive Saturday TOEFL classes meet from 9:00 am... [-]

USA Washington Gaithersburg
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
8 - 24 weeks
Campus
International Language Institute (ILI)

Our Intensive English Program (IEP) in Gaithersburg, Maryland covers all of the basic language skill areas: speaking, listening, reading, grammar, and writing. In additio ... [+]

INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM (ESL)

20 Hours per Week in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Our Intensive English Program (IEP) covers all of the basic language skill areas: speaking, listening, reading, grammar, and writing. In addition, we include conversation, vocabulary development, American idioms, American culture, pronunciation, and TOEFL Preparation for advanced levels. Our methodology is practice-based. We offer five levels, from beginner to advanced.

Each level is 16 weeks or 320 hours in length: the equivalent of one college semester. There are four 4-week sessions for each level. New sessions begin every four weeks. IEP classes meet from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Monday through Friday.... [-]

USA Gaithersburg Washington
Open Enrollment
Full-time
8 - 52 weeks
Campus
International Language Institute (ILI)

ILI’s offers intensive English day classes in downtown Washington, D.C. The program has 12 different 4-week levels, ranging from beginner to university level, plus an 8-w ... [+]

Intensive English (ESL) Day Program - 25 hours per week

12 English levels, plus TOEFL preparation

Monday-Friday, 25 hours per week

ILI’s offers intensive English day classes in two locations: Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. and Gaithersburg in Maryland. In Washington, D.C. we offer 12 different 4-week levels, ranging from beginner to university level, plus an 8-week TOEFL preparation course. Each class includes instruction in the following areas: Listening, speaking, grammar, reading and writing.

Schedule

Intensive English classes in Washington, D.C., including the TOEFL preparation class, meet 5 class hours per day, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 2:10 pm, including a 15 minute morning break and a 45 minute lunch break. ... [-]

USA Washington Gaithersburg
Open Enrollment
Full-time
4 - 52 weeks
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

iPEP is a unique track of our fully immersive inlingua® Premium Program. Classes feature we globally trusted inlingua® Method plus cutting-edge technology and per ... [+]

iPEP is a unique track of our fully immersive inlingua® Premium Program. Classes feature we globally trusted inlingua® Method plus cutting-edge technology and performance training. We offer two inlingua® Premium Evening Program schedules: iPEP 24 & iPEP 16. iPEP 24 consists of two main parts: the first portion of the program is a dedicated session taught by our trainers utilizing the inlingua® Method - a communicative, interactive approach that enables students to achieve deeper fluency faster. Students speak 70% of the time! Students then move to a computer-based session of inlingua® Online training guided by our teachers. Students are able to focus on grammar while performing the essential task of typing on an English keyboard - a key component for writing college essays or business reports. iPEP 16 students are present for all of the in-class instruction using the highly effective inlingua® Method. New topics, vocabulary, and structures from class are supplemented by independent study. iPEP 24's convenient schedule is 5:00-9:30 pm Monday to Thursday (appropriate for F-1 visa holders). iPEP 16's schedule is 5:00-8:00 pm Monday to Thursday (not approved for F-1 visa holders).... [-]

USA Washington
Open Enrollment
4 - 8 weeks
Campus
International Center For Language Studies

ICLS is proud to work with universities and companies to offer customized training exchange programs for groups. ... [+]

ICLS’ English Language Division includes a unique full-service internship program called Win (Washington International Internship Network) in the USA.

ICLS’ program places international students and professionals in high-quality internships at sought-after US companies and organizations. All candidates are screened and receive cultural skills training to match the host organization’s needs and ensure a successful experience for both the interns and host companies.

The ICLS staff are highly experienced in working with international interns and host companies in the United States and understand the situations that face both parties. Please contact us today to learn more about this unique and highly regarded program.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
International Center For Language Studies

ICLS offers language instruction in more than 85 languages for individuals, companies, non-profit organizations, and government agencies. ... [+]

ICLS offers language instruction in more than 85 languages for individuals, companies, non-profit organizations, and government agencies. We offer flexible scheduling to accommodate both professionals who must learn a specific language for their job and full-time private students who study with us for 6-10 months.

Our foreign language classes are results-oriented to ensure we meet the specific needs of the participants. Along with a customized curriculum that emphasizes speaking and listening, participants are introduced to the target country’s cultural differences and business and social etiquette.

Most ICLS instructors have post-graduate degrees, and they all have native proficiency and are educated in the target language; have experience living, working, and learning in the target country; and have recent exposure to the target country.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 10 months
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

IELTS/TOEFL ... [+]

Thank you for your interest in our programs!

My name is Cris and I'll be happy to walk you through the process of enrollment.

I see that you are interested in our test preparation programs. At 30 lessons per week, test preparation classes are considered intensive programs and are intended for student visa holders. Our Test Preparation classes are the best way to help you achieve the score you want! We are an official IELTS and TOEFL testing center, which means our staff and teachers are uniquely qualified to assist you in your preparation.

Students who enroll in these classes should first demonstrate an upper intermediate level. We determine your level with a Placement Test upon your arrival (we do offer a free preliminary placement test on our website, we encourage you to take it for your information).... [-]

USA Washington
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Campus
International Center For Language Studies

Offered at all levels, ICLS’ Intensive English Program (IEP) emphasizes speaking, listening, reading, and writing comprehension for individuals, diplomats, business profe ... [+]

Offered at all levels, ICLS’ Intensive English Program (IEP) emphasizes speaking, listening, reading, and writing comprehension for individuals, diplomats, business professionals and university students who must improve their skills for work, internship, or university study. Incoming students are given a placement test to determine their entry level; English is the only language used in the classroom.

Our ESL program goes beyond our classroom doors. We provide students with information on housing solutions to help them settle into Washington, DC and excursions to museums, outdoor activities, shops, and restaurants to help them become more confident in their conversational skills. Because ICLS is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students, students on an F-1 visa will maintain their student status when they enroll with us.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

The Inlingua Premium Program, which is 15 classroom lessons per week, is perfect for students who schedule their English classes around demands in their personal lives an ... [+]

Inlingua Premium 15 Program

The Inlingua Premium Program, which is 15 classroom lessons per week, is perfect for students who schedule their English classes around demands in their personal lives and for those who would like to have time to explore the many attractions of the metropolitan D.C. area. When in the classroom, students will improve their:

vocabulary fluency grammatical accuracy in speaking, writing, and comprehension

Every level offered at inlingua Washington DC is also available in the Semi-Intensive program.

Schedules

Morning

Time: 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM Monday – Friday

Afternoon

Time: 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM Monday – Friday [-]
USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

The English for Special Purposes Program is designed for learners who need English to communicate in social, work, and specialized career situations. Business classes, ac ... [+]

English for Special Purposes Program

The English for Special Purposes Program is designed for learners who need English to communicate in social, work, and specialized career situations. Business classes, accent training, broadcasting and public speaking skills, legal English, human resources management, and media fluency are some of the diverse areas students may choose to study. Skill development occurs in all 4 language areas (reading, writing, listening, and speaking), and there is a focus on putting new skills into use in realistic contexts.

Business English Course Description: Accelerated Professional Program (APP) international Business English helps students develop the skills... [-]
USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

Our specialized test preparation package provides rigorous and intensive training for all sections of the tests using the most advanced curriculum and teaching methodolog ... [+]

Test Preparation Package

Our specialized test preparation package provides rigorous and intensive training for all sections of the tests using the most advanced curriculum and teaching methodologies.

Students are trained and equipped to achieve success on the Cambridge, IELTS, or TOEFL tests and gain confidence by developing test taking strategies when taking regular practice tests.

IELTS

IELTS (the International English Language Testing System) is an English proficiency exam that measures the language ability of candidates who need to study or work where English is the language of communication. It’s the world’s proven English test. Over 1.7 million candidates take the test each year to start their journeys into international education and employment.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
8 weeks
Campus
inlingua® Washington DC

The Inlingua Premium Program, with 25 in-classroom lessons per week, maximizes students’ study time in the US. The extended hours of the Inlingua Premium 25 program accom ... [+]

The Inlingua Premium 25 Program

The Inlingua Premium Program, with 25 in-classroom lessons per week, maximizes students’ study time in the US. The extended hours of the Inlingua Premium program accommodate students’ needs to develop personal study habits, reinforce learned language and communicative skills, and put effective strategies for reading, writing, and oral communication to use.

Our teachers help prepare our students for various situations in a university setting or in the workplace. In addition, students may focus on business writing, delivering presentations, mastering TOEFL and IELTS speaking skills, or tailoring it to their specific needs.

The Inlingua Premium option is offered at all levels, including Test Preparation and English for Special Purposes.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
Part-time
Campus
Youth for Understanding USA

In the U.K., accents change noticeably on average every 25 miles! Which accent will you take on during your exchange? ... [+]

In the U.K., accents change noticeably on average every 25 miles! Which accent will you take on during your exchange?

Glance

Scholarships Available

384 - YFU Financial Aid Fund

Age Requirement

September 2, 1999 - August 31, 2002.

Students who do not meet these age requirements will not be considered for admission to the program.

Language: English Host Family Placement: Students should keep in mind that they could be placed with non-traditional families, meaning they can be placed with any kind of family to include single-parent homes with no children and double placements. School: School is in session from September to July, with a summer holiday in between academic years. Academic Programs ... [-]
USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
1 semester
Campus
Youth for Understanding USA

In 1915, author A. A. Milne wrote Winnie the Pooh based on his son's love for a small bear cub named Winnipeg, from Manitoba, that he oftentimes visited at the zoo. As a ... [+]

In 1915, author A. A. Milne wrote Winnie the Pooh based on his son's love for a small bear cub named Winnipeg, from Manitoba, that he oftentimes visited at the zoo. As a YFU student in Canada, you too might find your own best friends in Canada's Hundred Acre Wood (more like 2.250 Billion Acre Wood)!

Glance

Scholarships available

384 - YFU Financial Aid Fund

Age Requirement

Spring departure: January 2,000 - January 1, 2003. Fall departure: September 1, 2,000 - September 1, 2003. Students who do not meet this age requirement or who will graduate high school before the start of their program will be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis. Students cannot turn 19 while on the program.... [-]

USA Washington
September 2020
Full-time
1 - 2 semesters
Campus