American Language Programs, Inc. - California

Location: United States: California, Los Angeles, San Francisco

Term: Throughout the year

Program Duration: 1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 7-12 Months, 1-2 Years

Dates: Year Round

American Language Programs, Inc.

http://www.alp-online.com/

56 Hobbs Brook Road Weston (Boston), Massachusetts 02493 United States

Call Us

Phone: +1 781-888-1515

Fax: +1 781-894-3113

Description

English as a First or Second Language has become increasingly popular throughout the world. Whether you come from Europe, Middle East, Far East, South America or Canada, its importance is recognized in academics and communication among countries as well as international businesses. American Language Programs, Inc. was created to offer the best method of learning English in the least amount of time through our method of total English language immersion.

Students from all over the world, ages twelve to eighty years old, professional and non-professional gain rapid facility in their use of English as a Second Language through our unique method of English language immersion. Students live (homestay) in the home of their own, qualified English teacher. They live the 'American life' interacting with their American family in a totally English environment while they receive private, intensive English lessons of 15 to 25 hours per week from their own teacher in her/her home. Lessons and vocabulary are needs-based and personalized to suit each student individually.

Highlights

American Language Programs, Inc. California welcomes you to the land where dreams come true! Los Angeles is the home of film, television, magazines and billboards! Its location makes it truly popular - ski in the northern mountains or enjoy a day at the beach on the blue Pacific Ocean or hike through the desert - all in one day! After your intensive studies through ALP, your recreational and scenic opportunities are limitless!

Los Angeles: Tour Hollywood, Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, Mann's Chinese Theater, Walk of Fame, and Universal City Walk. Save some time to shop at famous boutiques such as Armani, Chanel, Christian Dior, Hermes or Valentino located on Rodeo Drive! Downtown LA offers a great selection of shops, restaurants, China Town and Little Tokyo to name of few attractions found in this city of "many neighborhoods!"

Study English intensively with your own private ALP teacher and relax with a true American family! If relaxing and sightseeing locally are not enough for you, why not take off on the weekends by driving or joining a tour to other CA cities, neighboring sites! Again, there are so many choices for our ALP students!

San Francisco: Study San Francisco offers China Town, wharf shopping, trolley cars, Golden Gate Bridge, nearby wine country (Napa Valley) and much more! How about a "Frisco" walking tour' There are five choice tours for that: 1) Union Square ' the Retail district of S.F. Here you will find cable cars and the site of some of the largest pro ' Union demonstrations prior to the CA Gold Rush; 2) North Beach ' one of longest beaches in the USA offers a most pleasant respite with its side ' walk cafes and quaint shops; 3) China Town ' 24 ' blocks of Asian stores and restaurants making up the largest Chinese settlement outside of China with 1.6 Million of Chinese descent; 4) Fisherman's Wharf ' one of the most popular spots to visit while in the Bay area with cable cars, Victoria Park and the famous Hyde Street Pier. This is 'home' to seafood enthusiasts; 5) Once known as the Golden Gate Valley, this scenic area boasts of Victorian houses with homes for the elite of San Francisco with a most excellent view of the Bay.

Degree Level

Undergraduate

Types
  • Education
Type of Programs
  • Outdoor Education
  • Experiential Learning
  • Student Exchange
  • Language Immersion

Languages
  • English

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • English

Cost in US$:

Contact Provider for Cost Details

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

All inclusive (tuition includes private lessons, lodging, food and selected side-trips)

Credit Available

yes

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Participants Travel to United States

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Online Application
  • Other
Typically The Application Process Time is
24-48 hours
Post Services Include
  • Alumni Network
Year Founded

1990

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