Learn English in LA with Kaplan International

English Courses in Los Angeles

Take one of our English courses in Los Angeles at our school in sunny Westwood, near the famous UCLA campus, and down the road from some of the West Coast’s most famous beaches and attractions.

Kaplan's English School in Los Angeles - Westwood

Kaplan’s English school in Los Angeles Westwood is located near some of the most exciting tourist spots in America – Hollywood, Malibu and Sunset Boulevard, for starters. You can take English courses in Los Angeles in a sunny, beach atmosphere with bright, comfortable classes equipped with the latest learning technology.

Kaplan’s Westwood school in Los Angeles is just a short trip from the beach and the homes of Hollywood’s rich and famous. You can even book amazing trips through our Activities Coordinator to visit places like Disneyland. Take English courses in Los Angeles, head down to the beach for a surf at lunchtime, and meet up with friends after class at any of downtown LA’s trendy cafes, bars and restaurants before a night out on Sunset Strip!

We also have schools in Whittier, Berkeley, San Francisco and many other locations in the USA.

Things to See and Do

  • Mingle with celebrities on the Sunset Strip
  • Surf or sunbathe on iconic beaches in Santa Monica
  • Take surfing lessons in Malibu
  • Join a local basketball team or play in a baseball league
  • You’re never too old for Disneyland
  • Ride the biggest, fastest rollercoasters at Knott’s Berry Farm
  • Browse in West LA, the West Coast shopping capital
  • Shop in the exclusive Century City in Beverly Hills

School Facilities

  • Interactive whiteboards in the classrooms
  • Computer lab with free internet access
  • Student lounges for relaxing and studying
  • A large outdoor area to enjoy the sunlight


Student Apartments

Live in Los Angeles with other international students and improve your English in an independent setting!


Share meals with your hosts every day and benefit from speaking English in relaxed, natural situations outside of your English course.

  • Room type: Single or Twin
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Meals provided: 14 per week
  • More information:
    Download our Homestay in Westwood fact sheet

School Location

Kaplan International Los Angeles Westwood
1133 Westwood Blvd.
Suite 201 
Los Angeles, CA 90024

State Approval

Kaplan International schools in California are approved to operate as an accredited institution by the California Bureau for Private Post secondary Education (bppe.ca.gov)

Visit the California State Disclosures list for the documents filed with the state and/or required to be made available to students prior to enrollment.

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
25 May 2015 – Memorial Day
03 July 2015 – Independence Day (observed)
07 Sep 2015 – Labor 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

"I came here only 3 months ago and now I am able to write, to understand almost everybody and I can speak better English. Even if it's not easy every day, I am able to have a conversation and can express my opinion."
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Los Angeles Westwood Testimonial
Student Recommendation Rate
96% would recommend
our LA Westwood school
to their friends.
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