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Transworld Schools

Intensive English Program [San Francisco, California]


  • High quality courses at low tuition
  • Highly-experienced teaching staff and admissions team
  • Large variety of programs and classes to suit all interests and learning needs
  • Information
    • About the ESL School
    • Transworld offers high quality English language programs at low tuition. Students learn through language immersion focused on speaking and listening skills with a comprehensive foundation in grammar, reading, writing and vocabulary. Instructors are highly qualified and experienced and use a variety of challenging and exciting learning techniques, materials and activities that appeal to individual learning styles, levels and interests. Transworld has a large student community representing over 60 different countries, and who successfully prepare for college and university admission or for work in English. Transworld is Approved by the State of California (BPPE) and Accredited by ACCET, and is authorized to issue the I-20 for the F-1 Student Visa.
    • Fast Facts
    • Affiliation : Private English School
      Establishment : 1997
      Membership/Accreditation : ACCET
      Enrollment : 275
      Average Class Size : 12-16
      Airport Pickup : Available
      Tuition : Medium
      Community Type : Urban
      Transportation : Bus, Train, Taxi
    • A Message from School
    • Thank you for considering Transworld Schools for your English language experience. Our mission is to provide quality instruction to enable you to increase your ability to comprehend and communicate in English language and to successfully use it in your life, education and work.

      Ceri Rich-Odeh
      Transworld Schools
    • Transworld Schools
      551 Sutter Street
      San Francisco, California  94102  U.S.A.
      TEL: +1 (415) 928-2835
      FAX: +1 (415) 928-0261
  • More Details
    • Housing
    • Transworld Schools provides students with the opportunity to live in off-campus residences or enjoy a homestay experience. For students who prefer an independent lifestyle, off-campus residences provide more privacy and offer opportunities to interact with people in the community outside the school environment. The school also arranges homestays for those students who want to experience local culture first-hand as a member of a family and practice their conversational English. Students are encouraged to make their housing arrangements as early as possible due to the limited amount of space available. Private off-campus apartments are also available; however students must make their own arrangements. For more information, ask the school directly.
    • Surrounding Area
    • Transworld is located in the heart of beautiful downtown San Francisco, minutes away from shops, restaurants, cafes, museums, theaters and tourist sites. Located just 1 block from bustling Union Square students can take full advantage of everything San Francisco has to offer. Several public transportation options such as BART, Muni and the iconic cable car are within a 3 minute walking distance ensuring an easy and picturesque commute to and from school.
    • About the College/University
    • Transworld Schools has been a cornerstone of the Bay Area ESL community for almost 20 years. Located in downtown San Francisco, students enjoy unparalleled access to everything the city has to offer. The spacious and modern school occupies 3 floors with 12 classrooms, a computer lab, and 3 student lounge and dining areas. More than 60 different nationalities are currently present on the campus and attend classes and participate in a variety of organized activities such as museum excursions, holiday and sports activities and movie nights. Transworld Schools ensures that our student’s experience both inside and outside the classroom is a rewarding one.
  • Study Options
    • Intensive English Program

    • Overview
    • Transworld Schools offers a variety of courses to suit a learner’s individual language needs. All courses include classes in listening, speaking, reading, writing, grammar and vocabulary. In addition, specialized electives allow students to customize their courses to target specific areas of their ESL skills, such as grammar review, vocabulary, speaking, writing, Business English and TOEFL , TOEIC and IELTS examination preparation.

      Students who wish to study at a university or college in the United States can prepare for this by enrolling in Transworld Schools’ popular TOEFL Preparation and Academic Preparation courses which focus on the writing, speaking, reading and listening test skills students need to succeed in the exam and in college.
    • Data
    • CLASS SIZE: 12 - 16 Students
      CLASS LEVELS: 15 Levels
      COURSE LENGTH: 4 - 48 Weeks
      MINIMUM AGE: 16 Years Old
      VISA INFORMATION: I-20 Issued Upon Admission
      HOUSING: Homestay
      Off-Campus Residence
    • Dates
      • Choose 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 24, 36, 40, 48 Week Course from Starting Dates
      • 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
      • 2021/09/20
      • 2021/09/27
      • 2021/10/04
      • 2021/10/11
      • 2021/10/18
      • 2021/10/25
      • 2021/11/01
      • 2021/11/08
      • 2021/11/15
      • 2021/11/22
      • 2021/11/29
      • 2021/12/06
      • 2021/12/13
      • 2021/12/20
      • 2021/12/27
      • 2022/01/03
      • 2022/01/10
      • 2022/01/17
      • 2022/01/24
      • 2022/01/31
      • 2022/02/07
      • 2022/02/14
      • 2022/02/21
      • 2022/02/28
    • Costs
      US$ 100
      TUITION FEE (2021)
      4 WEEKS US$ 460
      8 WEEKS US$ 920
      12 WEEKS US$ 1,380
      24 WEEKS US$ 2,376
      36 WEEKS US$ 3,430
      48 WEEKS US$ 4,560
      US$ 150
      4-48 WEEKS US$ 700-1200 Per Month N/A US$ 700-1580 Per Month
      Airport Pickup Service
      US$ 100 (San Francisco International Airport)
      Materials Fee
      US$ 100 (Non-Refundable)
    • Remarks / Other Information
    • Dates and Fees are approximate and may change without prior notice.
  • Location
    • United States San Francisco, California
    • Location
      Transworld Schools
      551 Sutter Street San Francisco, California  94102  U.S.A.
    • Getting To Your School
    • From San Francisco International Airport:
      Transworld Schools arranges airport pick-up service that costs US$ 100 and brings students directly to the school in approximately 30 minutes. Taxis are also available at the airport.
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