Where can your study abroad budget take you?

Are you thinking about studying English abroad? Are you unsure where to go or curious about what your experience could be like? We at Kaplan have a variety of options to fit with your interests, language goals, and budget.

Minseock from South Korea is thinking about studying English abroad. He’s in the midst of his university studies and wants to make the most of his summer break by working towards a promising career in English. His aim is to improve his language skills quickly, he wants to live in a big city and stay in a student residence for the social atmosphere and the independence. He has 5 weeks to spare between his university semesters – where can he go?

Choosing to study abroad is an investment. It’s a small price to pay for the long-term opportunities and all the doors a good grasp of English will open!


Where can Minseock study?

In keeping with his time scale and language goals, Minseock might head to the United States, where he can immerse himself in the English language and get a firsthand look at American culture. We recommend our Intensive English course, which will maximize his class time and let him make the most of his experience abroad.

No matter which school Minseock chooses to study at, with our Intensive English course he’ll be able to take advantage of the following:

  • Access to state-of-the-art teaching facilities
  • Classrooms with a maximum of 15 students
  • Lessons brought to life with interactive whiteboards and passionate teachers
  • Use of our study center and computer lab
  • 20 general English lessons a week
  • 8 additional specific skills lessons a week, where he’ll pick from a range of subjects to work on any particular problem areas or topics of interest
  • K +tools and K +eXtra, our online learning materials that will complement what he learns in class
  • Access to K +clubs study groups, our teacher-led study sessions that cover a range of interesting topics


Get inspired in New York

There’s no better place than New York City to drive you to achieve success in business.

Experience living in one of the most famous cities in the world.
Experience living in one of the most famous cities in the world.


  • 5 weeks of Intensive English
  • Go to class on the 63rd floor of the Empire State Building!
  • Be inspired by the iconic history of the building and by views over the entire city.
  • Enjoy a twin room in the luxurious Upper East residence in central Manhattan, with a subway stop just a block from the residence to take him straight to school

Saver tip: if Minseock chooses to come in autumn, winter, or spring, he can take advantage of off-peak rates.


Soak up the technology culture of San Francisco

Find your direction in the technological haven and creative capital of San Francisco.

Enjoy the exciting atmosphere in San Francisco
Enjoy the exciting atmosphere in San Francisco


  • 5 weeks of Intensive English
  • Try out the trendy restaurants, visit Alcatraz, and get to know this thriving startup and tech capital
  • Enjoy the privacy of a single room in the Spaulding student residence, located in the heart of the famous shopping and history of Union Square only 15 minutes walking from the school


A taste of glamour and sunshine in Miami

For a very different experience, Minseock can enjoy the sun in beautiful Miami.

Learn English and enjoy the beach and thriving atmosphere of Miami
Learn English and enjoy the beach and thriving atmosphere of Miami


  • 5 weeks of Intensive English
  • Enjoy the famous Miami nightlife and a city renowned for its Art Deco architecture, stunning beaches, and trendy shopping
  • Stay in a single room in the Ponce de Leon Hotel and live amidst the charm and history of old Miami with all the modern conveniences of today
  • Enjoy great restaurants, art galleries, and live theater just a 5- to 10-minute free trolley ride down the street from Kaplan’s school


What do you think?

Where would you go? With so many exciting schools to choose from, the decisions can be difficult!

Check out some more options and see where your experience can take you.

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