Academic Intensive English Package I

Prepare for University or College in the USA

Take a balance of reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills in intensive small group classes. Learn skills and vocabulary to prepare for college or university classes.

Study 4 periods per day.

This is a full-time package suitable for students with F-1 student visas.

SACM students: you can take this package plus an additional Workshop class (for an $80 supplement per 4-week session) to meet the 20-hour-per-week requirement for your ESL classes.

Package Details

  • 4 periods daily, Monday – Friday
  • 4-week sessions – take 1 or more sessions
  • Beginning to advanced levels
  • Small class size guarantee – 3-8 students per class, 8 students maximum




Included Classes

Tuition: $1199 tuition per 4-week session

  • One-time application fee – $100 for F-1 visa students, $35 for all other visa types
  • Activity fee – $40 per 4-week session (link to activities)
  • Medical insurance – $150 per 4-week session
    • F-1 visa students must have medical insurance. However, you are not required to buy insurance from ALPS. If you purchase insurance elsewhere, this fee is not charged.
  • Book fees – $30-80 per Intensive class (Intensive Speaking & Listening, Intensive Reading & Writing, and/or Intensive Test Prep), depending on class and level. You will need to buy new textbooks every 1-3 sessions.

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