60076 4728 W. Oakton
The school offers programs designed to meet the needs of both individuals and businesses from all around the world. These programs provide quality English language and International Career Preparation in such areas of study as Intensive English, TOEFL Preparation, Business, Hospitality, Finance and American Culture; they are designed to assist students in enhancing their language and occupational skills. All highly-experienced teachers are certified by the State Board of Education.
Intensive English – 30hr per week. This program is specifically designed to equip non-native speakers of English with the necessary language skills for real-life communication in an English-speaking environment. The emphasis is on listening comprehension, conversational abilities, practice in the key structures of English and pronunciation practice. The course is highly recommended if you want to speak and write in English with confidence in the minimum amount of time. Due to the intensive nature of the course, classes will take place daily, introducing students to a variety of teaching strategies. 2 weeks. $275 per week.
Semi-Intensive Program – 18 hr per week, provides students with the basic language skills needed to communicate in an English-speaking environment. The courses concentrate on teaching English for everyday situations ranging from social encounters to business; they will help you function successfully both in the work place and in the global market. Graduates of this program acquire sufficient English to further their education in a post-secondary institution or to function in a professional environment. 6 weeks. $175 per week.
TOEFL Preparation – 18 hr per week – prepares students for the Internet Based TOEFL (IBT) test. The content of the course is based on the newest version of the TOEFL exam and reflects the language that is used in real academic situations. Students who enroll in this TOEFL preparation course can take the official TOEFL test at Goal Training Educational Center for free. 6 weeks. $175 per week.
Advanced English – 18 hr per week. This program focuses on strengthening English conversational skills, while providing an in depth analysis of complex grammatical structures. By the end of this course, you will be proficient in using articles, parts of speech, expressions of quantity, time words, the progressive tense, and phrases and clauses; you will also practice using sentence variety, learning how to structure an essay according to such rhetorical modes as argument, comparison and contrast, classification and description. 6 weeks. $175 per week.
American Discovery – 18 hr per week. This is a one-of-a-kind program, which will provide you with a unique opportunity to study American culture. The courses bring together ideas from many academic fields and disciplines including anthropology, art history, environmental studies, history, literature, economics, sociology, gender studies and ethnic studies. American Discovery students also look outside of the classroom to answer these questions by going on study-tours of sites of significance in the Chicagoland area. The courses include such subjects as Film, Literature, Music, Ethnic Diversity and more. 6 weeks. $195 per week.
Private Instruction for students with specific language requirements. With the convenience of building your own schedule and the intensive classes, private instruction is ideal for those who would like to study at their own pace.
English for Hospitality.6 weeks. $195
English for Academic Purposes. 6 weeks. $195
English for Finance. 14 weeks. $195