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Kaplan International English, Toronto

Intensive English Program [Toronto, Ontario]

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Well-deserved reputation of high-quality instruction and facilities developed over years of experience.
  • Only English is spoken at school and during all organized trips.
  • Single nationality limited to 25% in each class.
  • Information
    • About the School
    • Founded in 1938, Kaplan International English is a group of prestigious private language schools that have helped millions of students from around the world significantly improve their English skills in the shortest time possible and prepare them for academic study at a college or university. The Centers are located among fifteen of the best-known cities in North America – including Canada – in order to offer independent students exposure to different cross-cultural ideas in vibrant urban environments that will deepen their English communication skills and cultural understanding.

      Learning from native speaking instructors, students study from well-developed curriculums designed to develop their fluency and hone their skills in the areas of listening, speaking, reading and writing, as well as pronunciation, vocabulary and grammar. To help students achieve their individual academic goals, Kaplan International Colleges also offer a variety of workshops to complement students’ coursework, including: Vocabulary Development, Speech and Pronunciation, Writing, Accent Reduction and TOEFL Skills Preparation. Kaplan International English is the educational subsidiary of the major newspaper company, The Washington Post, and a sister division of the major magazine, Newsweek.
    • DATA
    • Type : Private English School
      Establishment : 1938
      Membership/Accreditation : CAPLS,PELSA, CLC, FIYTO, ALTO
      Enrollment : 220 - 230
      Average Class Size : 12
      Student Adviser : Available
      Airport Pickup : Available from School
      Internet Access : Available On-Campus
      Tuition : Medium
      Activities : Frequently Available
      Location : Urban
      Transportation : Subway, Street Car, Bus, Taxi
    • CONTACT INFORMATION
    • Kaplan International Admissions Office
      13509 Earlham Drive
      Whittier, CA  90602  U.S.A.
  • More Details
    • Student Countries of Origin
    • Students come from over 40 different countries. Kaplan International English maintains a nationality quota of 25%, which means that classes are never composed of more than 25% of students of the same nationality. Recently the largest numbers of students have been from Korea, Brazil, Japan, Mexico and Switzerland.
    • Faculty Qualifications
    • All instructors are native English speakers and are professionally trained; all have university degrees and qualifications in teaching English. They also have experience teaching English as a foreign language, both at home and overseas. Many teachers have learned a second language, and are therefore even more sensitive to the learning needs of students.
    • Housing
    • Homestay accommodations are the most popular housing choice for students, and are made readily available. For a more independent lifestyle, Kaplan International English can also arrange residence accommodations. It is best to arrange housing as early as possible due to the limited amount of space available. Check the Course Data Page to make sure that your desired housing option is available for the course to which you will apply. Additionally, Kaplan International Colleges may introduce private apartments, but students have to make necessary arrangements by themselves. For more information, use the Contact Address to ask the school directly.
    • Surrounding Area
    • Kaplan International English, Toronto is located in prestigious buildings in the heart of downtown Toronto, close to art galleries, museums, theatres, libraries, waterfront markets, and all major transportation lines. Built along the shores of Lake Ontario, Toronto is a city of cosmopolitan tastes and cultures. As Canada’s largest city, Toronto is the financial capital and the center of much of English Canada’s traditions and heritage. Toronto offers numerous cultural events, historical sites, modern architecture, and a vibrant nightlife. The city also offers a variety of museums, art galleries, theatres, musical productions, and sporting events. Many excellent restaurants and great shopping are additional attractive features of the city. Discover Toronto’s prominent landmarks: the CN tower, the tallest tower in the world; Ontario Place, a leisure complex which covers 90 acres; Yonge Street, the world’s longest street; and the corporate downtown center with Canada’s most impressive office towers. Niagara Falls and other interesting attractions are close by. People can take weekend trips to other cities like Montreal, Ottawa, New York, Washington D.C. and Boston.
  • Courses
    • Intensive English Program

    • About This Course
    • The Program is offered year-round with sessions beginning every week. Students enrolled in the program receive 28 lessons (21 hours) per week including 20 lessons of General English instruction and 8 elective lessons.

      The program offers six levels of instruction from beginner to advanced. Placement in these levels depends upon the results of a Placement Test and Interview which will be taken on the first day of class.

      As one of the center’s most popular courses, the curriculum for the General Intensive English Program is primarily designed for students who want to improve their overall English ability. The challenging curriculum and intensive schedule are designed for both the general English language learner and the academically-bound student. This full-time program integrates the four key elements of language learning , listening, speaking, reading and writing. The rigorous curriculum accelerates students’ learning by combining classroom work, computer lab practice and an array of specialized workshops that focus on developing specific English skills.

      Classroom sizes average 10 students per class with a maximum of 15 students. Every effort is made to keep classes at an ideal size for effective English language instruction.
    • Course Data
    • CLASS SIZE: 10 - 15 students
      CLASS LEVELS: 6 levels
      COURSE LENGTH: 2 - 40 weeks
      MINIMUM AGE: 18 years old
      REQUIREMENT: N/A
      HOUSING: Homestay
      Off-Campus Residence
    • Dates
      • Choose 2 - 40 Week Course from Starting Dates
      • 2021/04/12
      • 2021/04/19
      • 2021/04/26
      • 2021/05/03
      • 2021/05/10
      • 2021/05/17
      • 2021/05/24
      • 2021/05/31
      • 2021/06/07
      • 2021/06/14
      • 2021/06/21
      • 2021/06/28
      • 2021/07/05
      • 2021/07/12
      • 2021/07/19
      • 2021/07/26
      • 2021/08/02
      • 2021/08/09
      • 2021/08/16
      • 2021/08/23
      • 2021/08/30
      • 2021/09/06
      • 2021/09/13
    • Fees
    • APPLICATION FEE
      CAN $185
      TUITION FEE (2019)
      2-11 WEEKS CAN $495 per week
      12-23 WEEKS CAN $475 per week
      24-39 WEEKS CAN $455 per week
      40 WEEKS CAN $440 per week
      HOUSING
      PLACEMENT FEE
      CAN $240
      HOUSING FEE
      LENGTH HOMESTAY DORMITORY / ON-CAMPUS APARTMENT OFF-CAMPUS RESIDENCE
      2-40 WEEKS CAN$ 240-310 per week N/A CAN$ 475 per week
      Airport Pickup Service
      CAN $125 (Pearson Airport)
    • Remarks / Other Information
    • Dates and Fees are approximate and may change without prior notice.
      Application fee is non-refundable.
      Homestay Fees include meals.
  • Location
    • Canada Toronto, Ontario
    • Location
      Kaplan International English, Toronto
      55 York Street, Suite 700 Toronto, Ontario  M5J 1R7  CANADA
    • Getting To Your School
    • From Toronto Pearson International Airport:
      School provides a pick up service for CAN$110 that brings homestay students directly to their host family’s residence. Although travel time varies depending on where the host family lives, it usually takes approximately 30 minutes to 1 hour. Students can also travel by taxi directly to their homestay.
      Students traveling straight to campus can take a taxi that will cost approximately CAN$50 and arrive on campus in 45 minutes. The campus is also accessible by buses that run on a limited schedule.
  • Student Reviews
    • Academic Quality: 3.0
      School Environment: 4.0
      Helpfulness of Staff: 3.0
      Activities and Social Life: 4.0
      Accommodation: 5.0

      3.8

    • There are 1 reviews for this school

    • kikki
      [ 愛知, 日本, Age 36, Male ]
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