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Top Summer Courses in Business English

Summer courses are an attractive option for students looking to graduate college early by completing their credits ahead of the timeline established by their bachelor’s or master’s program. Typically lasting between four and eight weeks, these classes are intensive and often require a bigger time commitment than fall or spring semester courses.

What is a summer course in business English? Many community colleges and universities are beginning to offer language classes tailored to foreign students looking to enter the U.S. job market. They are also available in countries where English is not the primary language, yet may still be used in professional settings that have a diverse workforce. A business English course is usually designed for students who already have beginning to intermediate English speaking and writing skills. It builds on the fundamentals of the language to assist students in improving comprehension, vocabulary and pronunciation.

Obtaining good speaking and writing skills can help students be more successful in the working world. They may learn how to communicate professionally with little to no language barrier, valuable skills to have for hiring interviews and company meetings.

Costs for summer courses in business English depend on the institution and the length and format of the course. Online options are available for students seeking to learn independently, as well as study abroad programs for those wanting a more immersive experience.

Students from all fields of study who feel their English speaking skills could use improvement are sure to benefit from a summer course in business English. Learning how to effectively speak in business environments is critical for professional success and anyone from accounting students to medical students, both undergraduate and graduate, have used business English courses as an important supplement to their focus of study.

Learning a new language is an enriching endeavor. If you’re ready to improve your English speaking skills, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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Summer Boarding Courses

The perfect summer course for an aspiring businessperson, our Business elective offers students an exciting opportunity to learn key stages of setting up a business proje ... [+]

Students aged 8 to 17

Welcome to a rich and dynamic summer college. Our courses bring together cultures, ideas and study to form a stepping stone for your future academic and professional success.

Oxford is home to wonderful architecture, history and to some of the greatest thinkers of the world, you are invited to become part of that wonderful heritage.

Students travel from around the world to become part of our academic family, forming a remarkable community each with cultures, passions and ideas to offer and learn.

This is Oxford College Summer School.

BUSINESS & LEADERSHIP

The perfect summer course for an aspiring businessperson, our Business elective offers students an exciting opportunity to learn key stages of setting up a business project in today’s world. Throughout the course students will participate in assignments and projects that develop their knowledge of marketing, leadership, finance and sales, as well as their understanding of business English. At the end of the course our young entrepreneurs will design and present a sales pitch for their own product and start-up company, to a panel of industry leaders.... [-]

United Kingdom Oxford
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Full-time
2 - 6 weeks
Campus
California State University, East Bay

The American Language Program at California State University, East Bay (ALP) offers a wide range of high-quality, English language and other programs for students from al ... [+]

The American Language Program at California State University, East Bay (ALP) offers a wide range of high-quality, English language and other programs for students from all over the world. Whether you are interested in improving your English, preparing for university studies in the United States, getting a post-bachelor's certificate, or experiencing life at an American university, we have a program for you!

Business English

This part-time program is designed for professionals and business-oriented students who want to focus on English for the business environment. The program includes 15 hours of study per week.

Participants will:

build on their vocabulary and writing skills improve their presentation skills practice facilitating meetings and negotiating visit companies in Silicon Valley and the San Francisco Bay Area ... [-]
USA Hayward
July 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 9 weeks
Campus
Singapore Institute of Management, Global Education

Basic English for Beginners (EIP) Learn how to live as a global talent in Singapore. Make new friends, experience Singapore, learn English and improve your English! ... [+]

Greetings from Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)!

Have you ever thought about studying in Singapore? Have you ever imagined participating in the International Summer Program at the top educational institution in Singapore?

Please come and enjoy our International Summer Program this summer!

International Summer Program @ SIM (ISP @ SIM)

The International Summer Program is designed to grow as a global talent in the era of globalization and prepare for employment on the international stage. Through this program, you can build an international network, learn about other cultures and grow into a global talent. Also, develop international competencies such as creative intelligence, social intelligence, emotional intelligence, and digital intelligence through our program!... [-]

Singapore
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus
Singapore Institute of Management, Global Education

Business English for Beginners (BEB) provides practical business English for people who want to work with English in the future and those who are thinking of working abro ... [+]

2019 "Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)" One step ahead "Global" summer!

Singapore, an energetic city-state with diverse cultures interwoven with mosaic patterns. Join a summer program that feels global with SIM, one of Singapore's leading private education institutions, also known as a world city!

International Summer Program @ SIM (ISP @ SIM)

This summer course is a great step towards a world full of opportunities. Set in the international city of Singapore, with its diverse values and allowing people to experience different cultures, IPS @ SIM aims to enhance the five capabilities needed to be active in the global world.

~ Global Competence, Creative Intelligence, Emotional Intelligence, Social Intelligence, Digital Intelligence ~... [-]

Singapore
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Singapore Institute of Management, Global Education

The Business English for Beginners (BEB) programme aims to help participants, particularly graduating students seeking employment at international companies and organisat ... [+]

Greetings from Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)!

Have you ever wondered what it is like to study in the vibrant city-state of Singapore? Have you ever considered taking up a summer programme in one of Singapore’s leading educational institutions?

If so, join us at the International Summer Programme (ISP@SIM) for a truly international learning experience!

International Summer Program @ SIM (ISP@SIM)

ISP@SIM 2019 is a stepping stone to the world of opportunities in the workplace. An international programme set in an international city, ISP@SIM is the perfect chance to surround yourself with diverse perspectives and learn more about other cultures. Moreover, ISP@SIM strives to develop in you the Global Edge - to be globally competent and to possess deep creative, emotional, social and digital intelligence.... [-]

Singapore
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Campus