English Courses in Boston

English Courses in Boston

Join one of our English courses in Boston at the picturesque Northeastern Campus in Boston’s trendy Back Bay area. Enjoy modern university facilities in a laid back and vibrant student town.

Please note: from 28th August 2015, this school will no longer be available. Please see our Boston Fenway and Harvard Square schools if you wish to study in Boston after this time.

Study English Courses at Northeastern University at Downtown Boston

Northeastern University is a relaxed, modern campus with beautiful green gardens and state of the art facilities. Not only does Kaplan offer its usual English courses at Northeastern University at Downtown Boston, but it also provides the opportunity to take university preparation courses that will prepare you for an undergraduate degree at the university.

Northeastern University at Downtown Boston also offers world class sporting and athletics facilities, and is close to historical Boston.

Note: The minimum age is 18 for adult students at Northeastern University in Downtown Boston. 

Check out our locations in Boston Fenway and Harvard Square

If you are under 18, we also offer English courses for young learners on the Northeastern University campus.

Things to See and Do

  • Watch a Red Sox Game at Fenway Park
  • Play soccer or go for a run in one of the many parks
  • Join one of the 200 student organizations on campus
  • Visit the Museum of Fine Arts
  • Study or relax at a casual coffeeshop
  • Stay on campus for the cafés and food market
  • Travel to NYC or Philadelphia for a long weekend
  • Go skiing or hiking in Vermont
  • Practice your sailing in Plymouth

School Facilities

  • World-class learning and recreational facilities
  • Fully equipped modern classrooms
  • The largest library in Boston
  • Pristine sporting facilities and grounds
  • Northeastern University at Downtown Boston is also a Kaplan venue that offers University Preparation courses through Kaplan Global Pathways.


Student Residences

Staying at a residence is a great way to meet other international students and explore the city while studying at our Boston English school. 


Join our homestay program and live with an American family while you study at our Boston English school. Share meals with your hosts, practice your English outside of school and learn about American culture first-hand.

  • Room type: Twin or Single
  • Meals provided: 14 per week
  • More information:
    Download our Homestay in Boston fact sheet

School Location

Kaplan International Northeastern University at Downtown Boston
89 Broad St.
Boston, MA 02110

Public Holidays

Please note this school will be closed on the following dates:
01 Jan 2015 – New Year
19 Jan 2015 – Martin Luther King Day
16 Feb 2015 - Presidents' Day
20 Apr 2015 - Patriots' Day
25 May 2015 – Memorial Day
03 July 2015 – Independence Day (observed)
07 Sep 2015 – Labor Day
12 Oct 2015 – Columbus Day
11 Nov 2015 – Veterans Day
26 Nov 2015 – Thanksgiving
27 Nov 2015 – Thanksgiving
25 Dec 2015 – Christmas Day
US Christmas and New Year closures: Closed from 21st December 2015, open again on 28th December 2015.

Regulatory Information

This school is authorized under Federal law to enrol non-immigrant 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.

Student Testimonial

"My English listening skills have improved… I can understand not only what Americans say but also Koreans, Japanese and Chinese more clearly than the first day I arrived in Boston."
Tanita Seenumpetch
Boston Northeastern School Testimonial
Student Recommendation Rate
96% would recommend
our Northeastern school
to their friends.
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