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Studying abroad is a big decision to make, and it’s important that you have all the information you want before you start your journey with us. Our FAQs are divided into categories, and should provide you will answers to all your queries.
You may need to apply for a visa when studying at Kaplan International Languages
Popular questions to study a language
What type of English course should I choose?
If you do not have much time or want to study quickly, consider an Intensive English course.
Take a Vacation English course if you do not have time to apply for a student visa to the USA or UK, or would like a light workload
For a more career-focused course, take one of our Business English courses.
For those interested in enrolling for college credit in the USA, we offer university foundation courses in Seattle and Irvine, California. After taking a 12-week foundation course, you have the opportunity to transfer into the school.
Is taking an English course abroad better for my career options?
Yes! You will benefit from an educational and networking experience in a foreign culture. You will also meet people from different backgrounds and improve your conversation skills.
What social programs do the schools offer?
Each school has its own social coordinator who will make sure you have a good time during your stay. A full activities program is offered in each school.
How much can I expect to learn after a 2-week, 4-week, or 12-week course?
Every student learns at different speeds, however, on average, a student needs 10 weeks to move from one level to the next.
How will Kaplan confirm my English language level?
On your first day of class, you will take an English test on your grammar, writing, listening and speaking skills. Your class level will be based on your test results. If you want an idea of your English level right now, you can take our free online English test.
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