Few places in New York are as iconic and beloved as Central Park, so what better place to immerse yourself in US culture than our English school just minutes away from this spectacular location? Enjoy the urban adventure of New York from the beating heart of the city and make Central Park your own personal garden from which to learn English. Equipped with state-of-the-art academic technology, Kaplan’s brand new Central Park English school has everything you need for an unforgettable English language learning experience.
12 spacious classrooms offering cutting-edge learning technology and walls of windows overlooking the park and the city
Find yourself in the heart of Manhattan, near to the electric energy of Times Square, the Rockefeller Center and of course Central Park itself
Enjoy the wonders of New York which includes more than 150 theatres, more than 30 concert halls, more than 80 world-class museums and of course inumerable places to eat and drink across the city
”This was the best experience in my life. I’ve grown as a person because I met people from all countries of the world. I’ll use my English skills in my job, because I studied business and this school has given me important skills for my professional future.”
Cost of living: Bottle of water: $3, Coffee: $2–5, Can of coke: $2–3, Meal out for two: $60, Takeaway pizza: $20, Sandwich: $6–9, Local bus ticket: $3, Local train ticket: $3, Bike rental: $12/day, Cinema ticket: $13–15
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Languages spoken by staff:
Spanish, Chinese, Turkish, French, Portuguese, Korean, Hindi, Urdu, Polish, Greek
All teachers have a level of education normally represented by a degree and they also have a CELTA or equivalent qualification. Some also hold the higher level DELTA qualification, PGCE, or MA in applied linguistics
This Kaplan International English school is accredited by ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training), and is licensed by the State of New York, New York State Education Department.
This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.All courses offered by Kaplan International are avocational and recreational, and are not intended to lead to vocation, occupation or career opportunities. Kaplan International does not confer credits, certification, diploma or degree for any courses, and no credits are transferrable to institutions of higher education.
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Student residences are specially selected apartments, hostels, and dorms that provide a fantastic living experience. Enjoy a more independent lifestyle and the social aspects of living with new friends.
Live with fellow students for more independence
Most residences are self-catering
Live and socialize with your new friends
Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations
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