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Agape English Language Institute (AELI)

Intensive English Program (IEP) [Columbia, South Carolina]


  • AELI is an ideal program for students preparing for university studies. Conditional admissions (No TOEFL) with several local schools and universities.
  • Intensive English with caring teachers and southern hospitality
  • Two attractive center locations in South Carolina and safe American homestays available
  • Information
    • About the ESL Program
    • Fast Facts
    • Affiliation : Private English School
      Establishment : 1993
      Membership/Accreditation : ACCET/SEVP
      Enrollment : 90
      Average Class Size : 9 - 10
      Airport Pickup : Available from School
      Tuition : Low
      Community Type : Urban
      Transportation : Bus, Taxi, Uber
    • A Message from School
    • Hi Future Student! At Agape, you’ll find a family and a home where teachers are striving to teach you English and students are your friends in learning. We are a great English institute, but we are more than that! Our goal is to also open our hearts and lives to our honored guests, and provide for them an experience that will be a warm memory as the years go by.
      Tim Carroll, Local Director
      Agape English Language Institute
    • Agape English Language Institute
      1600 Park Circle, Unit 116
      Columbia, South Carolina  29201  U.S.A.
      TEL: +1 (803) 445-1998
      FAX: N/A
  • More Details
    • Housing
    • Surrounding Area
  • Study Options
    • Intensive English Program (IEP)

    • Overview
    • Data
    • CLASS SIZE: 9 -10 Students
      CLASS LEVELS: 6 Levels
      COURSE LENGTH: 9,18,27,36 Weeks
      MINIMUM AGE: 16 Years Old
      VISA INFORMATION: I-20 Issued Upon Request
      HOUSING: Homestay
      Off-Campus Residence
    • Dates
    • 2024
      9 WEEKS:
      8/5 - 10/410/14 - 12/13

      9 WEEKS:
      1/6 - 3/73/17 - 5/16

    • Costs
      US$ 100
      TUITION FEE (2024)
      9 WEEKS US$ 2,300
      18 WEEKS US$ 4,600
      27 WEEKS US$ 6,900
      36 WEEKS US$ 9,200
      US$ 100 (Homestay ONLY)
      9-36 WEEKS US$ 2,300 Per Session N/A US$ 600-800 Per Month
      Airport Pickup Service
      Free Airport Pickup Provided - Send Arrival Details to School
    • Remarks / Other Information
  • Location
    • United States Columbia and Greenville, South Carolina
    • Location
      Agape English Language Institute
      1600 Park Circle, Unit 116 Columbia, South Carolina  29201  U.S.A.
    • Getting To Your School
    • From Columbia Metropolitan Airport:
      School provides a free pick up service that brings students directly to campus in approximately 10 minutes.
      From Greenville/Spartanburg (GSP) Airport:
      School provides a free pick up service that brings students directly to campus in approximately 25 minutes.
  • Student Reviews
    • Academic Quality: 5.0
      School Environment: 4.2
      Helpfulness of Staff: 5.0
      Activities and Social Life: 4.6
      Accommodation: 3.0


    • There are 5 reviews for this school

    • Lia
      [ Carrè, Italy, Age 63, Female ]
      9 of 12 people found the following review helpful.
      Like I Was In a Family
      I learned a lot because all the teachers are really good, available and competent. They organize meetings with other people, games, and other things. I felt like I was in a family. I recommend everyone to study in this school.
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      A Former Student
      [ Sao paulo, Brasil, Age 52, Female ]

      Alexsandra Kanitz
      [ RS, Brazil, Age 44, Female ]

    • Below you will find additional reviews in other languages.

    • Estudiante Anterior
      [ Bogotá, Colombia, Age 17, Male ]
      17 of 17 people found the following review helpful.
      Excelente academia
      Califique 5 en todo porque superó mis expectativas, aprendí mucho más de lo que creí en tan poco tiempo y el calor humano es acogedor.

      [ Cali, Colombia, Age 41, Female ]
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