The Kaplan New York Empire State Language School in New York is located in the center of the megalopolis on the 63rd floor of the skyscraper administrative building. In walking distance from the school is Central Park, Broadway, Times Square.
The contingent of students in the Kaplan New York Empire State are representatives of different nationalities. Intercultural environment promotes the development of linguistic, social skills. Education in the school is not only lessons and English courses, but also constant communication within the entertainment program. In their free time, students of Kaplan New York are invited to visit famous areas of the city with a sightseeing purpose. Sports fans are waiting for football, hockey matches. Connoisseurs of art can visit the famous Broadway musicals. Students are also offered excursions to Washington and Philadelphia. Students who are keen on extreme sports can spend the weekend in Vermont, where ski runs of varying complexity are laid.
General English is the most popular school. The courses are universal, they are available to students with any level of basic training. In the learning process, foreigners acquire basic language skills. The program includes lessons of reading, writing, grammar, vocabulary, listening, combined lessons. Particular attention is paid to communication. The basic ones on the course are general English lessons. At 7 interactive classes a week students work on problem topics, fill knowledge gaps. The result of the training is to increase literacy and increase fluency in speech.
Academic English: The program allows you to learn English with a full immersion in the cultural and language environment. The courses are designed for a semester / year. During the training the students of the school get many friends from all over the world, learn not only to speak, but also to think in English. The language is practiced everywhere: from the residence and the territory of the school to the shop, beach, transport, etc. The program allows you to adapt to life in America. This is especially important for those wishing to obtain higher education in this country.
The long-term course provides:
You can confirm English proficiency in different ways. One of the most common is the passing of the TOEFL exam. The resulting certificate is accepted by all universities and colleges of the United States, most educational institutions in English-speaking Europe.
The TOEFL exam program has several features. To familiarize with them, and also with a technique of an estimation of knowledge foreigners can at specialized courses Kaplan New York. Within the framework of the curriculum, work is offered on effective methods that ensure the improvement of the level of language knowledge.
The intensity of the load: average, 15 hours of general English and 11.25 hours of interactive.
Beginning of classes: all year round.
Duration: 4 - 16 weeks.
Age of students: 16+
Requirements: English from Higher Intermediate .
Group: 10 - 15 people.
Duration: 45 minutes.
The result of the training is the readiness to complete the examination tasks, understanding the requirements, the specifics of each stage of the TOEFL, the practical experience of passing the exam in the computer center of the school.
In the modern business community, knowledge of English is a must. Language proficiency greatly simplifies communication with foreign partners, investors, clients. To young specialists, knowledge of English allows you to achieve career success faster than their colleagues.
A special business English course offered by the school is a combined program. It includes general English lessons, 8 business vocabulary lessons per week and 7 interactive classes for individual tasks. Printed and electronic materials are used for teaching students. To work is offered by modern methods, simple for understanding and providing a quick result.
The result of the training is the improvement of general language skills, expansion of vocabulary (general and business), understanding of international business etiquette, gaining confidence in presentations, negotiations, etc.
Kaplan New York Empire State offers its students 2 types of accommodation. Student residence offers single and double rooms. Meals - at your choice (from self-catering to full board). The family offers 1-2-bed rooms, meals - half board. Accommodation is available for students over 16 years of age.
Kaplan New York is a school where you can study comfortably. It is distinguished by modern equipment. There are 19 auditoriums, a computer lab. Wi-Fi is available on site. For relaxation, there is a student cozy living room with a chic panoramic view from the window.
The indicated cost is not included and is paid additionally:
Required documents, depending on the type of institution:
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- there are some very popular and high demand children's camps, where the applications need to be submitted 1 year in advance (in particular Switzerland , Great Britain , USA , Canada , Austria)
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- some schools have a specific time frame (September-November - please specify an individual school)
- some schools require tests in several stages (UKISET, internal tests of the school: English, mathematics, logics, subjects, interview, some require a personal visit)
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- for Foundation and Pathway programs, IELTS and TOEFL certificates are usually required, respectively
| - recommended submission one year before the start of the program, |
- the deadline normally closes in January, for TOP HEIs and, as a rule, in March in other universities
- for a bachelor, a Foundation or Pathway preparatory program a completed A-level, IB, High School + IELTS / TOEFL are required
- for Masters you need a graduated higher education, in some cases you need a pre-Masters program
- MBA requires completed higher education, work experience preferably at least 2-3 years, etc.