English Courses in New York, USA

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Kaplan International New York - Empire State:
One of Kaplan International’s three English language schools in New York City, and one of our most popular schools, is located in the famous Empire State Building in Manhattan, offering beautiful panoramic views across the whole city. Taught by highly trained and inspiring teachers, our New York language school offers a comprehensive range of courses for students of all English levels. Join our English language school in New York and boost your academic and professional career. Our English language schools in New York are accredited by ACCET, and citizens of 82 countries studied at our Empire State Manhattan ESL school last year.

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English Language Courses:
Photo of English Courses in New York, USABasic beginner, intermediate & advanced English levels.

Make rapid progress towards your language goals with our carefully designed curriculum. We offer courses of varying lengths and levels of intensity starting frequently throughout the year at our English language school in New York.

General English (20 classes + 7 structured study sessions/week)
We offer General English courses for all levels - elementary, intermediate and advanced.

The English course enables you to combine English classes with structured study sessions, leaving you time to practice your English during social activities such as sport or excursions with your new friends!

The General English lessons focus on the four principles of: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. The structured study sessions give you access to: Online language exercises, stimulating course books and interactive computer games.


Intensive English (28 classes + 7 structured study sessions/week)
The Kaplan International Intensive English program is our most popular course – it is the fastest way to achieve fluency in English!

Image of English Courses in New York, USAThis course is available to students of all levels, from elementary to advanced. 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


Business English (28 classes + 7 structured study sessions/week)
The Kaplan International Business English course teaches the necessary English language skills for effective communication on both a business and social level. 

It combines intensive English classes with specialized business elective classes and structured study sessions to help you:

- Perfect your interview techniques
- Compose letters, emails and reports
- Contribute effectively in meetings
- Understand telephone etiquette
- Understand business protocol
- Know the language of specific business functions (i.e. marketing and finance)


Vacation English (20 classes/week)
Photos of Kaplan International New York - Empire StateBalance English classes with plenty of fun free time! The Kaplan International optional activities program will give the opportunity to explore the highlights of your host country in your spare time. 

Classes are scheduled in the morning or the afternoon and English lessons will focus on practical, everyday English and the four principles of: Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking. 


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.

It is necessary to get a good TOEFL score to enter a North American college or university and the Kaplan International TOEFL iBT and Academic English program is designed to help you achieve that.


General English Academic Semester/Year (20/24/32 weeks)
Picture of English Courses in New York, USAThese are long-term language programs which allow you to achieve maximum fluency whilst immersing yourself in the language and culture of another country. 

They allow you to combine general English classes with varied electives, Exam Preparation or Business English.


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


Best of America' Intensive English Academic Year program (32 weeks)
Spend 8 months becoming immersed in one of four dynamic American cities (including Boston, New York, Miami and Santa Barbara).

Study alongside ESL students from all over the world, combining English classes with fascinating modules that explore American culture, music, sport, and media.


Student Reviews:

- Daniela, Romania (Academic Year)
"Kaplan was a great experience for a very long time. I made new friends and learned about other cultures while improving my English, which makes me feel more confident when I have a conversation. I would certainly recommend Kaplan to my friends.”

- Ahmad, Saudi Arabia (TOEFL)
"Kaplan has been one of the most amazing experiences in my life where I met a lot of friends from around the world and also discovered NYC very well. I will recommend Kaplan to my friends, especially if they need to improve their speaking skills and get a high score in TOEFL.”

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Address: 350 5th Avenue, New York City, New York 10118, USA
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