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English Course in Boston for Adults

English course in Boston

In the historic city centre, in Faneuil Hall Square!

Information on the English School in Boston

The school is located within Faneuil Hall Square, a popular marketplace and a historical landmark in one of America’s oldest cities. Famous for its world-class educational institutions, sports teams and for being the birthplace of American independence, most students opt to study here because of the vibrant lifestyle this city offers.

The school is right in the heart of the hubbub, and throngs of people flock here because of the variety that is on offer. The language centre comprises 21 modern, spacious and bright classrooms with interactive whiteboards and free WiFi for students. There are 43 computer stations with internet access, where you can also find educational language resources (along with a library) to help with your studying.

There is also a relaxing student lounge and kitchen area. You won’t feel alone, not only will someone be there to meet you when you arrive, but you’ll have someone throughout your stay to make it as fun and as comfortable as possible.

The location of the school could not be any better…so transport around the city won’t be a problem! All the popular sights and attractions are right on your doorstep… take a stroll along the Harbor Walk public garden, Harvard grounds, or follow the footsteps along the Freedom Trail. The Museum of Fine Arts, Science Museum, New England Aquarium and Fenway Park are only a short distance away… you can’t help but see everything that makes this city stand out.

You're on the right place!

Why book your language study travel with Full-immersion? Because with us you get:

What's included?

  • English course and materials
  • Accommodation (optional)
  • International welcome!
  • Support available every day
  • Certificate of frequency and level

11

Avg stud/class

26

Classrooms

50+

Nationalities

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Choose your English course in Boston

General, Semi Intensive or Intensive English Course in Boston

20, 24, 26, 30 lessons per week - All levels - Flexible duration

[+] This English course teaches students practical English through thematic, interactive and engaging lessons. The program covers all four communication skills: reading, writing, oral expression and comprehension. Included in the course price is also a variety of useful and fun extra-curricular activities and workshops, an ideal way to socialize with classmates and practice your English in Boston and other nearby destinations! >> Read more

One to One Lessons in Boston

5-40 lessons per week - All levels - 1 lesson = 60 minutes

[+] To make the most of your studying in Boston you can integrate some individual English lessons with your group course. Thanks to individually tailored lessons, you will have a double advantage: you can interact with other students in the morning classes, then focus on your individual improvement in the afternoon. Having a tutor at your disposal is very useful. You can focus on your weaknesses (comprehension, speaking, writing, reading, etc.) or develop target vocabulary. >> Read more

English for Work in Boston for Adults

(20 General + 4 business) tot 24 lessons per week - from Pre-Intermediate - Flexible duration

[+] A well-balanced combination of simulations, tutorials, and thematic lessons are used in this English course in Boston. Students learn in a practical and engaging way the language to negotiate a contract, manage human resources, and present business scenarios… you’ll learn how to deal with international work environments, give advice and warnings, and solve problems. This course is devoted exclusively to motivated adult students. >> Read more

Certify your study stay in Boston

What certificates can you get?

At the end of your English language course you will receive a certificate of participation stating the dates, the type of course and the language level you have achieved. This certificate of partecipation is a nice addition to your CV. Remember that to get your level certified and recognised internationally, you will have to take a test like the IELTS or TOEFL, for example. You can apply for your examination directly at school, there are normally 2 sessions every month.

Are you also looking for accommodation?

Tips, tricks and links - Independent accommodation

Distance to School (approximately): - Room type:

[+] No matter why you're after an independent accommodation, maybe that was your first choice anyway, or you simply couldn't find anything available through the school... When the time to find a private accommodation comes, there are some tips and tricks that might come in handy. Find out more about the ... >> Read more

International Guest House - Residence (Half board included)

Distance to School (approximately): 23 - 25 minutes public transport, 25 - 30 minutes walking, 17 - 21 minutes cycling, 9 - 18 minutes Uber - Room type: Single Room

[+] Originally a historic single family home, Boston’s International Guest House has been refurbished into comfortable and safe lodgings. >> Read more

The Bon - Residence

Distance to School (approximately): 9 - 12 minutes Uber, 18 - 20 minutes cycling, 25 - 35 minutes public transport, 53 - 58 minutes walking - Room types: Single Room - Twin Room

[+] The building features a wide range of amenities including a 24-hour gym, yoga studio, study rooms and lounge areas and an outdoor terrace. Each apartment is fully equipped with plenty of storage, comfortable queen-size beds, a waterfall shower, state-of-the art kitchen appliances and fixtures as wel ... >> Read more

Special Discount: -35 USD per week between 29/06-31/08

Host Family

Distance to School (approximately): 25 - 55 minutes public transport - Room types: Single room, half board - Twin room, half board - Single room, bed and breakfast

[+] Staying with a host family offers you a unique and unforgettable experience – a cultural exchange which will leave you with lasting memories. You’ll be staying at the home of a local family, where you’ll have your own room (single or twin on request) in a sociable and hospitable environment. T ... >> Read more

Extra activities, learn while having fun!

What extra activities are available for the students in Boston

Each English Course includes a variety of educational and social activities for free, which are specifically designed to promote linguistic practice and socializing. Activities are ongoing and differ from week to week, involving teachers and participating adult students that come from all around the world. There are also varied activities such as concerts and movie nights that can be purchased directly at the school, so make sure you inquire! Among the free activities, you'll find:

  • Pronunciation Classes;
  • Arts and Food Cultural Evenings;
  • Sports, Walking and Hiking;
  • Guided Tours of surrounding areas and local markets;
  • Focus Groups for conversation practice;
Each week you'll find updates to events and activities being held on the school notice boards.

Why study English in Boston

Find out why this destination may be the right choice for you!

Boston is considered to be one of the intellectual capitals of the world, and has been ranked as one of the best places to study. It has a student population of about 300,000 and the international population of over 20,000 contributes to the dynamic feel of Boston.

It’s safe, and most parts of the city can easily be reached by public transport. Shopping centres and malls are plentiful, and the city caters well to student life, with hundreds of bars, restaurants and take-aways dotting every street.

Statistics, some interesting numbers

Nationalities

Does this English course meet what someone of your age and nationality needs? Check it out by comparing the facts.

  • OTHER18 % 18 %
  • SAUDI ARABIAN16 % 16 %
  • KOREAN15 % 15 %
  • BRAZILIAN14 % 14 %
  • JAPANESE9 % 9 %
  • TAIWANESE8 % 8 %
  • COLOMBIAN8 % 8 %
  • TURKISH7 % 7 %
  • THAI5 % 5 %
  • CHINESE3 % 3 %
  • SWISS2% 2%

Age groups

If you are a student aged between 16 and 18 and are seriously interested in our courses, we may accept your enrollment by evaluating your motivation. In this case, you will need to stay with an authorized guardian or with a host family in a single room with half-board (or in a twin room if you are traveling with a peer of the same sex). A signed consent form is also required, and you must arrange round-trip airport transfers if your arrival and departure are scheduled between 8:00 PM and 8:00 AM. For more details or to discuss your specific situation, please do not hesitate to contact us: we are here to help you find the best solution for your study experience.

  • 16-172 % 2 %
  • 18-2990 % 90 %
  • 30+ 40+ 50+8% 8%

Structure and timetable of English course in Boston

First day in Boston

The first day begins at 08:30 with reception, registration and a short language test. The test is nothing to worry about, it’s specifically designed to put you in a class with other students of a similar level to yours. The test will be followed by a session / welcome speech, the handing out of the teaching calendar and other activities, and possibly lessons.

Welcome Package Tipically, on your first day of English course in Boston students get a welcome package, including a manual with information about Boston, the schedule of classes, some detailed information about your English course in Boston, suggestions for free time activities, a list of extra learning activities, the school regulations and some important contact information including the emergency telephone number of the school (which you can contact 24 hours a day during your entire stay).

Welcome Event On the first day of your course  you are invited to a welcome event. This is an excellent opportunity for you to meet other students on your English course and from the school.

Timetable

As of your second day, you will start with regular classes. Unless you choose the "morning" timetable (green border), you will be assigned to the standard timetable (black border) on Monday morning. With the standard timetable, you will have alternating free time – one day in the afternoon and the next day in the morning. This system is called Double Banking and is the standard timetable at this school.

Useful information about Boston

Not to be missed!

  • Faneuil Hall Marketplace, the centre of shopping and Boston life
  • The Freedom Trail
  • Fenway Hall
  • Skywalk Observatory & Top of the Hub
  • Harvard University Campur
  • Boston’s Theatre Districts
  • Cape Cod (with over 40 miles of pristine beaches)
  • Walking tour of Salem
  • A boat trip to Martha’s Vineyards

How to get around Boston

The best way to travel lightweight and securely, is to use your mobile and Google Maps to organize your commutes, you probably use it already, but just in case… try it out here: Google maps. 
Also, in most English speaking countries worldwide you can use private transport services such as Uber and Bolt. Please try them out, you will find the Apps on your mobile App store, most students use these services to commute from and to school, sharing the rides with their class mates.

Cost of living, some examples

  • Big Mac $3.39
  • Sandwich $6.00
  • Can of Coca Cola $1.00
  • Coffee in a cafe $3.00
  • 1 litre of milk $1.35
  • 2 litres of water $2.69
  • Loaf of bread $2.00
  • 2 course meal in average restaurant $20.00
  • A mobile SIM card $29
  • Cinema Ticket $12

Visas and travel documents

What requirements are there to study in Boston

Do you need a Student Visa?

  • NO, if your country is on THIS list, and you are taking a General English group course (20 lessons/week) for less than 90 days, you must get your ESTA online HERE.
  • Student Visa (F1): Generally required for courses exceeding 90 days or for special cases. For short courses, apply for ESTA online if your country is on the list.
General guidelines* for when an F1 Student Visa is required:
  1. Book Your Course in Advance: Plan your course well in advance to ensure availability.
  2. Medical Insurance: If you don't have medical insurance, you can obtain it through our website.
  3. Financial Proof: Prepare proof of direct access to sufficient funds ($3500 per month of stay) to cover your stay, as required by immigration rules.
  4. Payment: Pay at least 30% of the total package cost (it will be fully refunded if your Visa application is rejected and you notify the school in time).
  5. Visa Documentation: Await the I-20 (Invitation) from your chosen school.
  6. Visa Interview: Book your visa interview at the respective embassy or consulate.
*Refer to the U.S. Embassy for official detailed procedures.

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