Choose from two excellent English language schools in Chicago with Kaplan International Centers - in downtown Chicago’s ‘Loop’ area, or on the prestigious Illinois Institute of Technology’s urban campus. Both schools offer a comprehensive range of language courses to those who want to improve their English quickly and effectively, and both welcome students of all English levels.
Kaplan International has over 40 years of experience in providing first-class international education with consistently high standards of teaching and student care. Join our English schools in Chicago and begin your journey to personal, academic and career success.
Significantly improve your language skills while learning English in Chicago with Kaplan International Centers and return home with memories to last a lifetime. Learn English in Chicago with first-class teachers in excellent learning facilities and advance your academic and professional career. Kaplan International Centers' English schools in Chicago are accredited by ACCET.
Quality English Language Courses:
- General English classes (beginner to advanced levels)
- General English Academic Semester/Year option
- Intensive English
- Intensive English Academic Semester/Year option
- Vacation English
- TOEFL and Academic English
Graduate Exam Preparation Programs:
- GMAT Test preparation
- GRE Exam preparation
Learn English in Chicago with Language Loop! Conveniently located in downtown Chicago, we offer a range of quality English as a Second Language (ESL) classes to adults, and kids / teenagers of age 12+. Our language school gives you a unique opportunity to learn in a private, professional, and relaxed environment. Private English classes can also take place in your home, office or other location of your choice. All Language Loop English instructors are Certified ESL teachers.
We teach students of all levels - beginner, intermediate and advanced. Choose from small group classes (2-5 students), private lessons, and corporate language training for business professionals & organizations. Packages are created with Your needs in mind. Content is adapted to your specific goals, while combining it with the most up-to-date books and support materials available today.
Our team of instructors / tutors includes experienced, highly-educated native English speakers trained in our methodology. Our instructors / tutors offer consistent support throughout your language program. Our Results-Oriented training method is effective. Students learn listening comprehension, speaking, reading, writing and cultural understanding. Progress is checked regularly so you see results quickly while having Fun!
We teach more than 17 languages including - English, Spanish, French, Italian, Portuguese, German, Polish, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese, Dutch, Chinese, Farsi, Ukrainian and Lithuanian.
- Small group English classes (2-5 students) for all levels
- Private English lessons
- Semi-Private English lessons (2-3 students)
- English tutoring for teens
- TOEFL Preparation
- Pronunciation & Intonation course
- Corporate Private & Group Programs
- Dive & Survive: Private English Immersion
- Literature Courses
- Specialized vocabulary curriculum (Hospitality, Health, Business, Law, Construction, Food & Beverage, etc.) to meet specific language needs
Welcome to SOLEX College, a post-secondary institution authorized to operate by the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) for certificate programs and by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) for our A.A.S. degree program.
SOLEX College is located in the Belmont area of the Lakeview district of Chicago in Cook County, Illinois and specializes in offering English language programs to students from other countries. There are currently students from over 40 different countries who attend SOLEX. The highly qualified faculty have many years experience teaching ESL and the staff members are multi-lingual and can speak many of our students' native languages.
Intensive English Program (Survival and Academic English);
Advanced Studies English Program (Business English, TOEFL Preparation).
4. inlingua Chicago
Courses / Programs
inlingua Chicago is a language school located in the heart of the Chicago loop in Midwestern USA offering English language courses. Since 1968, inlingua has been a leader in the fields of intercultural and language training. The inlingua School of Languages takes a very unique approach to language training. Differing from traditional ways, the inlingua methodology is aimed at developing the capability of using the target language as quickly as possible. The inlingua Method emphasizes the communication skills necessary for practical social and business situations.
Some of our other most requested language training programs include Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, Arabic and Polish.
- Private English Classes
- Group English Courses
- Flexible Frequency Programs
- Crash Intensity Programs
- Business English Language Programs
- On-site Instruction Available
- Intercultural Training Programs
5. BIR Training Center, Chicago
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Based in Chicago with three central locations, BIR is a career and language learning center dedicated to teaching marketable skills and improving the oral and written communication of students from Chicagoland's diverse neighborhoods as well as from over 25 countries across the globe. We provide fast, focused, flexible training with financial aid opportunities for career seekers.
Students studying on foreign student visas receive visa guidance in all issues ranging from application to practical training and school transfer. We are dedicated to providing our students the best education possible. BIR is respected as a provider of quality education due to our experienced instructors, varied course selection, multilingual staff, and unparalleled student services. BIR is NCA Accredited, ISBE Approved, and certified by ETS as an official TOEFL iBT Testing Center.
Intensive English Language Programs with Workshops; Homestay Programs; Summer ESL Program; TOEFL iBT Exam Preparation.
6. The College of Chicago
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Study English at The College of Chicago! We offer English language programs including Intensive English for all levels, TOEFL College Prep intensive, TOEFL part-time, English language summer programs, and TEFL for teachers. Small classes, individual feedback on your speaking and writing, every hour is a contact hour with a teacher - not lab time. Staff and teachers provide a welcoming and supportive environment to build your English skills and reach your goals.
Our TOEFL curriculum reflects our commitment to preparing students for American colleges and universities by using college materials. The College of Chicago emphasizes the importance of critical thinking by encouraging students to participate in many speaking and writing activities based on social issues and academic skills.
Students can easily access the downtown campus using public transportation. We are located close to some of Chicago’s most famous attractions such as the Willis Tower (Sears Tower), The Art Institute of Chicago, and Millennium Park, as well as Chicago’s famous shopping district and many restaurants, coffee shops, and cafes. We have a second campus in Mount Prospect, IL.
- IEP program: Intensive English Program full-time: 22 hours per week.
- TOEFL/College Prep: Intensive TOEFL language exam and college preparation program: 22 hours per week.
- TOEFL Workshop: Part-time once a week for 3.5 hours.
- GRE English Prep Workshop
- Summer Program "English To Go" min. 1 week. max 8 weeks.
- TEFL for teachers: Certification course for non-native speakers.
- Business Administration: Skills to manage an office and business.
7. ESL Program, Loyola University Chicago
Courses / Programs
Loyola University Chicago’s English as a Second Language (ESL) Program offers a rigorous, intensive language training program for people who are serious about learning English. With a progressive curriculum and 18 contact hours per week, the ESL Program is ideal for non-native English speakers preparing for undergraduate or graduate academic work in the United States.
Students receive support from experienced language instructors and enhance their English skills as a result of superior training and hands-on learning opportunities. ESL courses are offered during the regular academic year and in the summer. The ESL Program is also able to customize courses for groups who have particular language learning goals and needs.
Loyola's ESL Program offers four levels of courses ranging from academic beginner, low intermediate, high intermediate, to advanced. A sample list of courses includes: Composition & Grammar, Business English, TOEFL Preparation, Reading & Vocabulary, Lecture Preparation, and American English Pronunciation.
8. Languages in Action, LA, Boston, Chicago
Courses / Programs
Languages in Action is an international organization of language schools providing opportunities to learn a language of your choice, at language schools around the world. Learn English in the USA with Languages in Action at our English schools in Los Angeles, Boston, and Chicago. Our schools offer courses that focus on the four key English language skill areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing.
Our schools provide individual or group English courses for all levels, private English lessons, semi-intensive & intensive English courses, business English courses. Exam preparation courses include TOEFL and TOEIC courses, Cambridge First Certificate (FCE), Cambridge Advanced programs, and more.
A popular accommodation option with our students is our homestay with a local American family program. This option is ideal for students who wish to learn more about American culture while practicing the English learnt in the classroom. Homestays can also create friendships that last a lifetime. Experience the warm hospitality of a caring and friendly American family.
Quality English Language Programs for Beginner to Advanced Level Students:
- Individual or group English courses
- Private English lessons
- Semi-intensive & intensive English courses
- Homestay Program (stay with a local American family)
- English for business professionals
- English Exam preparation classes
- TOEFL and TOEIC courses
- Cambridge First Certificate (FCE)
- Cambridge Advanced (CAE)
- ESL Summer Camps, and more...
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