English school in Philadelphia

Best for studying in a friendly and accessible city with great history and culture
97% Students recommended
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97% Students recommended

Why choose our Philadelphia school?

Our English school in Philadelphia located in the center of the city is a brand new building specially chosen to suit students’ needs.

  • Prepare for English exams like TOEFL, GMAT or GRE with an exam preparation course
  • Choose a flexible English courses to select the right course length and amount of study to fit around your schedule
  • Invest more in your English education with a long term English course with an English course lasting 5, 6 or 9 months
  • If you want to continue your studies at a US university, Philadelphia students can use Kaplan’s University Placement Service (UPS) to help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate university courses

 

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Key facts

Public holidays
02 Jan 2017 - New Year
16 Jan 2017 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
29 May 2017 - Memorial Day
04 July 2017 - Independence Day
04 Sept 2017 - Labor Day
23 Nov 2017 - Thanksgiving
24 Nov 2017 - Thanksgiving Friday
25 Dec 2017 - Christmas Day
2017 Christmas and New Year closures: 25 Dec - 1 Jan 2018
Minimum age
16 years old
Average age of students
25 years old
Maximum Class Size
15 Students
Nationality mix
52 nationalities attended this school last year
Contact Location
Kaplan International English Philadelphia, 1222 Walnut Street, 2nd Floor, Philadelphia, PA, USA, Philadelphia 19107
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Available courses at this school

Course Best for Hours per week Entry level Course price
Intensive English course
getting the most out of your time abroad and learning as much English as possible. 26hrs Beginner
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from $1,050
for 2 weeks
General English course
improving your general English skills 20hrs Elementary
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from $880
for 2 weeks
Vacation English course
combining English classes with a holiday 15hrs Elementary
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from $830
for 2 weeks
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General Academic Year
becoming fluent in English while fully experiencing another culture 20hrs Elementary
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from $11,840
for 32 weeks
Intensive Academic Semester - 5 months
dramatically boosting your English level while living abroad 26hrs Elementary
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from $8,800
for 20 weeks
Intensive Academic Semester - 6 months
dramatically boosting your English level while living abroad 26hrs Elementary
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from $10,440
for 24 weeks
Intensive Academic Year
immersing yourself in the English language and local culture 26hrs Elementary
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from $12,640
for 32 weeks
General Academic Semester- 5 months
immersing yourself in the local culture while learning English 20hrs Elementary
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from $8,000
for 20 weeks
General Academic Semester - 6 months
immersing yourself in the local culture while learning English 20hrs Elementary
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from $9,480
for 24 weeks
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GMAT® Exam Preparation Course
if you want to apply for an MBA course in the US and pursue a career in business 22hrs TOEFL iBT 77
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from $2,375
for 12 weeks
TOEFL® Exam Preparation
success in a respected exam to prepare for university in the US or Canada 26hrs TOEFL iBT 55
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from $2,100
for 4 weeks
GRE® Exam Preparation Course
if you want to study for a Master's or Doctorate degree in the US 22hrs TOEFL iBT 77
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from $2,375
for 12 weeks

School facilities

Classrooms

17 large, spacious classrooms

Interactive white boards

Interactive whiteboards are in all classrooms and are able to incorporate various media forms like video and audio

WiFi

Available throughout the school

Computer lab

Workstations that students can use for classwork, studying and testing

Library

Wide variety of textbooks, dictionaries, materials for additional practice and as part of the K+ learning system

Student Lounge

Includes microwaves, refrigerator, and plenty of seating. There is also a quiet and comfortable prayer room for student use

Transport

Our school is minutes from two subway stops, 3 blocks from the SEPTA regional service, and there are many bus lines just outside the door

Accommodation

Student residences are specially selected apartments, hostels, and dorms that provide a fantastic living experience. Enjoy a more independent lifestyle and the social aspects of living with new friends.
  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations
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Ideal for students who want to learn about and immerse themselves in U.S. culture. Sharing meals with your hosts every day, you'll benefit from speaking English in relaxed, natural situations.
  • Live with a local family specially chosen by us
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture
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Accreditation & memberships

This Kaplan International English school is accredited by ACCET (Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training).

This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant 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 recommendations are based on Kaplan students surveyed in 2016.