English Courses - San Diego

General

Program Description

Our San Diego English language school is located in the lively Gaslamp Quarter of this exciting cosmopolitan city. With beautiful beaches, world-famous attractions and a sunny climate all year round, San Diego is the perfect choice for students who enjoy the outdoor lifestyle.

Key facts

  • Levels A1 - C2
  • Average class size: 13
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Learning Centre
  • Social area
  • Computer access
  • School capacity: 180 - 200

Available courses

General English

Basic 20

Our General English Basic course in North America covers the key language learning areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening, using one-to-one tutorials and regular progress tests to respond to the student’s individual learning needs. The course includes 20 lessons of General English per week and students have the option to add additional lessons to further develop their skills.

Intensive 25

Our General English Intensive course in North America covers the key language learning areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening, using one-to-one tutorials and regular progress tests to respond to the student’s individual learning needs. The course includes 20 lessons of General English and 5 lessons studying one of our Electives per week.

Super Intensive 30

Our General English Super Intensive course in North America covers the key language learning areas of reading, writing, speaking and listening, using one-to-one tutorials and regular progress tests to respond to the student’s individual learning needs. The course includes 20 lessons of General English and 10 lessons studying one of our Electives per week.

Premier

Our General English Premier course in North America is the ideal way to combine class-based instruction with private lessons in a comprehensive program that focuses on a student's individual needs. It includes 25 English lessons per week and students can choose a combination of additional elective lessons and private lessons.

Academic English

IELTS Preparation – Basic

This IELTS Preparation course will develop your English skills and improve your exam technique in preparation for the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam. Students study 20 lessons per week of IELTS-specific materials.

IELTS Preparation – Intensive

This IELTS Preparation course will develop your English skills and improve your exam technique in preparation for the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam. Students study 20 lessons of IELTS-specific materials and 5 lessons of Exam Skills per week.

IELTS Preparation – Super Intensive

This IELTS Preparation course will develop your English skills and improve your exam technique in preparation for the IELTS (International English Language Testing System) exam. Students study 20 lessons of IELTS-specific materials, 5 lessons of Exam Skills and 5 lessons of an Academic elective per week.

First Cambridge English (FCE) Super Intensive

The FCE qualification demonstrates that you have reached the B2 (Upper Intermediate) level of English and can use everyday written and spoken English for work or study purposes. Students study 20 lessons of FCE-specific materials, 5 lessons of Exam Skills and 5 lessons of an Academic elective per week.

Cambridge Advanced English (CAE) Super Intensive

The CAE qualification demonstrates that you are at the C1 (Advanced) level of English needed for academic and professional work. Students study 20 lessons, 5 lessons of Exam Skills and 5 lessons of an Academic elective per week.

Pathways Program

Pathways Specialized Intensive 25

Our Pathway Program is your springboard to studying at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. The Pathways Specialized Intensive 25 allows students to study Study 20 General English classes plus 5 English for Academic Purposes classes per week for a minimum of 12 weeks – depending on the level.

Pathways Specialized Intensive 30

Our Pathway Program is your springboard to studying at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. The Pathways Specialized Intensive 30 allows students to study 20 General English classes plus 10 English for Academic Purposes classes per week for a minimum of 12 weeks – depending on the level.

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Accommodation options

Homestay

Qualified and welcoming families provide students with private rooms, a place to study and the experience of living with a North American family. All of our host families have been carefully selected and are experienced at welcoming international students into their homes.

Bay Pointe Apartments

Located in beautiful Mission Bay, a part of Pacific Beach, the Bay Pointe Apartments are within walking distance to local cafés, shopping attractions, and nightlife. Approximately 35-minute bus to school, the residence is equipped with fitness facilities and a large pool and is close to the beach.

Pinnacle on the Park Apartments

Our residence Pinnacle on the Park is located in the East Village of downtown San Diego. This fully furnished luxury facility offers students independent living approximately 20-minute walk from the school and close to public transport.

Vantaggio Suites

Vantaggio Suites is a budget residence for students looking for an independent living environment. Located in Little Italy just west of downtown San Diego, it is a 15-minute walk from school, local attractions include the Gaslamp Quarter and USS Midway.

San Diego

Study English in the historic heart of this vibrant Californian coastal city

Universally known as ‘America’s finest city’, San Diego is ideal for international students who want to experience American culture in a safe, exciting and cosmopolitan city. Our spacious school has 14 naturally lit classrooms and is conveniently located in Downtown San Diego where there is an abundance of shops, restaurants, theatres, night clubs, live music venues, and major transit services.

Last updated Dec 2019

About the School

Welcome to Oxford International, where students have been learning English for over 29 years. We truly believe that whatever your level or learning goals, we have the best course possible to help you ... Read More

Welcome to Oxford International, where students have been learning English for over 29 years. We truly believe that whatever your level or learning goals, we have the best course possible to help you make real progress in your language skills. Read less
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