English Courses in Chicago IL

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Kaplan International Chicago:
Kaplan International's English language school in Chicago is located on the Magnificent Mile in the heart of the city. We provide quality English language courses at beginner to advanced levels to students from around the world. Our English school offers a range of courses, university placement services and accommodation options, and is accredited by ACCET. Citizens of 75 countries attended our Chicago ESL school last year.

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Quality English Language Courses in Chicago:
Photo of English Courses in Chicago ILWhatever your English level, we can provide you with the right course to meet your needs at our English language school in Chicago.

You can further personalize your ESL course through electives and supplementary study to match your particular language goals.


TOEFL and Academic English (20 classes + 15 structured study sessions/week)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is the most popular examination for measuring American English proficiency. 

Our TOEFL course will help you prepare for all four sections of the TOEFL iBT and work on the academic English skills you need to succeed at an English-speaking university through:

• Academic English classes
• TOEFL simulation tests
• Test-taking strategies
• Personalized structured study


Vacation English (20 classes/week)
Image of English Courses in Chicago ILVacation English is our least intensive course option, helping you to improve your English language skills but leaving you with plenty of free time for sightseeing and leisure activities. 

The Kaplan International optional activities program will give the opportunity to explore the highlights of your host country in your spare time.


General English (20 classes + 7 structured study sessions/week)
Our General English course is a semi-intensive program which allows you to balance comprehensive classroom tuition with structured study and free time activities.

The program combines General English lessons that focus on the four principles of reading, writing, listening and speaking with structured study sessions.


Intensive English (28 classes + 7 structured study sessions/week)
Our Intensive English program consists of:

• General English classes
• Elective lessons - including Business English, current affairs, exam preparation, local culture and film studies
• Structured study sessions - with access to online and offline facilities and materials

The Kaplan International Intensive English program is our most popular course as its the fastest way to achieve fluency in English!


General English Academic Semester/Year (20/24/32 weeks)
Photos of Kaplan International ChicagoLearn English with Kaplan International’s Academic Semester or Year program and become fluent in everyday and academic English, enhance your academic profile, improve your career prospects, immerse yourself in a new culture and make friends from around the world! 

The Academic Year is approximately nine months with two vacations and the Semester is five months with one vacation.


Intensive English Academic Semester/Year (20/24/32 weeks)
The Intensive English Semester program is available for all levels - beginner to advanced - and can be customized to suit your needs and goals. The program can contain: 

• Intensive English Courses
• Elective Classes (i.e. Business English, film studies, current affairs etc.)
• Structured study sessions
• Exam preparation courses


Graduate Preparation Programs:

Picture of English Courses in Chicago ILAt Kaplan’s Chicago language school, we are experts in preparing international students for the GRE and GMAT and our exclusive course materials will help you achieve the best results possible.

GMAT Preparation (20 lessons of GMAT prep & 50+ structured study sessions total)
If your goal is to gain an MBA or graduate business degree from a leading university or college in the USA, you will need to take the GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test).

Enroll in a GMAT course at Kaplan International, acknowledged experts in GMAT preparation, and achieve success!


GRE Preparation (8 lessons of GRE prep & 50+ structured study sessions total)
If your goal is to gain a Master's or Doctorate degree from a leading university or college in the USA, you will need to take Kaplan International’s GRE (Graduate Record Examination) preparation course and prepare for this challenging test with acknowledged experts.


Student Reviews:
•  "I recommend Kaplan because it is awesome and one of the best places for improving your English.”
Wasim, Saudi Arabia

•  "I describe my Kaplan Experience like one of the best things in my life. I met great people and excellent teachers. You can learn about different cultures too, it is amazing!”
Ana Maria, Colombia

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Address: 444 N. Michigan Avenue, Mezanine Level, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
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