Bridge Education Group

Introduction

In today's world, language services play a crucial role in international business, education, and communication. Bridge is a world leader in the field with over 25 years of experience transforming lives and organizations by fostering cross-cultural communication and language competency. bridge

Intensive English Programs

Learn English with Bridge, a world leader in English language instruction with over 25 years of experience. Bridge offers General English and Business English Programs in the United States, Argentina, and Chile and offers Academic English Pathways Programs at seven locations across the United States, including six centers on university campuses.
When you step through the doors of one of our language centers, you become part of the Bridge family. Every year we host thousands of students from around the world, delivering top-notch language instruction. Whether you are a student, business executive or tourist we offer a variety of English courses specifically designed to your needs. We also help international students find and prepare for undergraduate and graduate degree programs in the United States. Our 80 full-time employees and 350 teachers form a diverse group of nationalities and cultures, and they understand the importance of language learning and cultural competency.

Teacher Training Programs

BridgeTEFL® is the teacher training division of Bridge and the largest provider of TEFL/TESOL courses in the United States. Every year, BridgeTEFL prepares over 4,000 students to teach English as a second language at home and overseas. We offer a variety of EFL/ESL teacher certification programs, including:

  • The Bridge IDELT™, an intensive 140-hour onsite program available in Denver, Buenos Aires, and Santiago.
  • The Cambridge CELTA, available in Denver, CO
  • Online TEFL Certification, including the 150-hour Bridge IDELT Online™
  • TEFL Courses in countries around the world with Bridge® partner schools
  • Supportive Teach Abroad programs, bundled programs that go beyond TEFL certification and offer personalized job placement assistance or even a pre-arranged paid teaching placement.

Our Accreditation

Our accreditations and affiliations with the following organizations ensure that we continue to provide English instruction of the highest caliber.

  • We are accredited byACCET, the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training.This means that we periodically undergo a rigorous review process to ensure that our facilities, classes, material, and staff meet the highest quality standards.
  • We belong to EnglishUSA, the American Association of Intensive English Programs, meaning that we are part of a select group of the best English schools in the United States.
  • A bridge is authorized under Federal law to enroll non-immigrant alien students.
  • Bridge Education Group is a member of StudyColorado, an initiative of the State of Colorado and the Colorado business community to promote the state as a study destination.
  • Bridge is a member of the American International Recruitment Council (AIRC)and is committed to following AIRC’s guidelines for best practice.
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Courses

Bridge Business English Institute

Campus Full time September 2018 USA Denver Argentina Buenos Aires Chile Santiago + 3 more

As a Bridge Business English student, you’ll focus on conversational English used in a business context, [+]

Program Overview

If you want to succeed in the global marketplace, you need a solid foundation of English skills. As a student in our Business English program, you’ll focus on conversational English used in a business context, learning to communicate effectively in no time.

Student Profile

Our Business English students range in age from their early 20s to 50+. They are all business professionals who need to improve their English language skills for work purposes, representing a diverse range of backgrounds and nationalities. Job sectors represented include accounting, management, human resources, engineering, and finance. Some students are senior employees of multinational companies while others are entrepreneurs and small business owners.... [-]


BridgeTEFL

Campus Full time Open Enrollment USA Denver Chile Santiago + 1 more

BridgeTEFL is the teacher training division of Bridge and the largest provider of TEFL/TESOL courses in the United States. With almost 30 years of experience training teachers and teaching languages around the world, we consider ourselves true experts in the industry. [+]

About BridgeTEFL

BridgeTEFL is the teacher training division of Bridge and the largest provider of TEFL/TESOL courses in the United States. With almost 30 years of experience training teachers and teaching languages around the world, we consider ourselves true experts in the industry. Our flagship TEFL/TESOL courses, the Bridge IDELT and the IDELT Online, are recognized for college credit, a testament to their academic rigor.

In addition to our on-site certification courses around the world, we also offer online TEFL courses. The TEFLOnline.com course covers the same basic material as our BridgeTEFL on-site teacher training programs, but it can be done from anywhere in the world and at your own pace. TEFLOnline.com modules include study materials, video tutorials, review quizzes, and written assignments. ... [-]


Course: Live & Learn English for Au Pairs

Campus Part time 6 weeks September 2018 USA Denver

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States. [+]

Bridge's Live and Learn English Program is specifically designed for au pairs living with American families. An important part of being a successful au pair is learning to communicate effectively and interact appropriately with your host family and community members. Live & Learn English will not only help you to perfect your English skills, but also to gain a better understanding of American life and culture, and others’ perceptions of the United States.

Some examples of courses include:

American Film, which allows you to explore U.S. culture through the medium of film. You'll view films in class and take part in class discussions, group interactions and presentations. American Culture, which lets you learn more about culture in the United States and establish a broad understanding of relevant concepts and ideas around American Culture. You'll participate in local excursions, class discussions, group interactions, and presentations. Language focus for this course includes academic reading, speaking, listening, and idioms & slang a... [-]


General English Program

Campus Full time Open Enrollment USA Denver Argentina Buenos Aires Chile Santiago + 3 more

As a student in our General English Program, you’ll focus on interactive, conversational English rather than teacher lectures. Your teachers will limit themselves to speaking no more than one-third of the class time in order to encourage you and your classmates to converse in English. [+]

General English Program

Learn practical English skills while experiencing life in the United States.

Purpose and Goals

As a student in our General English Program, you’ll focus on interactive, conversational English rather than teacher lectures. Your teachers will limit themselves to speaking no more than one-third of the class time in order to encourage you and your classmates to converse in English. The interactive lessons clarify grammar usage, introduce new vocabulary and hone your reading strategies, always with an emphasis on spoken communication. You will develop your verbal English skills as quickly and effectively as possible.

Program Overview

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Pathway Programs

Bridge Pathways

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 USA Denver Philadelphia Grand Junction Argentina Buenos Aires Chile Santiago + 6 more

The Bridge Advantage As a leader in the education field, you can trust Bridge to be your guide, your advocate and your partner throughout this lifechanging experience. [+]

The Bridge Advantage

The Bridge Advantage As a leader in the education field, you can trust Bridge to be your guide, your advocate and your partner throughout this life-changing experience.

Why Bridge?

DIRECT ENTRY AND CONDITIONAL ADMISSION Degree-seeking students may apply for a direct entry or conditional admission at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. NO TOEFL REQUIRED After successful completion of the Intensive English Program our university partners will grant graduates TOEFL/IELTS waivers. SCHOLARSHIPS Bridge university partners offer on-campus ESL courses for degree-seeking students. You can quickly immerse yourself in campus life. ON-CAMPUS Bridge university partners offer competitive scholarships for international ... [-]


BridgePathways - Academic English Pathways

Campus Full time September 2018 USA Denver Grand Junction Philadelphia Argentina Buenos Aires Chile Santiago + 5 more

The BridgePathways Academic English program is a comprehensive, in-depth course designed to help you succeed in the U.S. university classroom. [+]

BridgePathways - Academic English Pathways

The BridgePathways Academic English program is a comprehensive, in-depth course designed to help you succeed in the U.S. university classroom. This program is offered at 9 locations, 8 of which are on university campuses. Top 3 reasons to choose Bridge:

On-Campus: Our Academic English Program is available on-campus for degree-seeking students, so you can quickly immerse yourself in campus life. The program is offered at 3 different locations. Conditional Admission: Degree-seeking students can qualify for conditional admission to our 7 university partners across the United States. Conditional admission means that acceptance is based on the completion of an Academic English Program. Our university partners also offer TOEFL and IELTS waivers to students who successfully complete the Academic English program. Comprehensive Support: Our multi-lingual staff is experts at supporting international students and have been providing guidance for more than 25 years. From our first call to your graduation, Bridge will be with you every step of the way. Our Program Advisors will take the time to understand your needs and provide personalized advice.
 Program Overview ACADEMIC READINESS ... [-]

Course: BridgePathways at BridgeEnglish Denver

Campus Full time 8 weeks Open Enrollment USA Denver

BridgePathways at BridgeEnglish Denver is located in the Mile-High City of Denver, Colorado. Denver is the largest city and the capital Colorado, located in the heart of the USA. [+]

BridgePathways at BridgeEnglish Denver Quick Facts

Founded: 1986

Location: Denver, CO

Programs Offered: Academic English, Business English, General English, Test Preparation, Teen Programs.

Accreditation: IALC, ACCET, AAIEP, Cambridge ESOL, IELTS Australia, Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP)

Members of: NAFSA, the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors; TESOL,Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages; and COTESOL, the Colorado affiliate of TESOL.

Nearby: Rocky Mountain National Park, famous ski resorts such as Loveland, Aspen and Vail, Garden of the Gods.

Overview

BridgePathways at BridgeEnglish Denver is located in the Mile-High City of Denver, Colorado. Denver is the largest city and the capital Colorado, located in the heart of the USA. With more than 2.5 million people in the Denver Metropolitan area, international students can enjoy the friendliness of a smaller town and the attractions and entertainment of a larger city.... [-]


Contact
Location address
600 S Cherry St
Suite 520

Denver, Colorado, CO 80246 US