About Us

At ALA we believe in the power of you and your ability to succeed. That is why every student is considered the most important and respected part of the ALA family. Our caring, nurturing and supportive network of highly qualified teachers and professional student services staff will provide a superior learning environment that will enable you to achieve your goals. We keep our classroom size small so teachers can give the maximum personal attention to every student.

All our programs are designed with your learning needs in mind. Our teaching philosophy was developed using the latest theories and research-based approaches to language learning and teaching that focus on providing many successful learning outcomes for every student.

WHY CHOOSE US

  • All ALA campuses in the United States are certified by US Dept. of Education and accredited by Commission on English Language Program Accreditaion
  • We are authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students and to issue Form I-20 for F-1 visa students.
  • ALA specializes in Intensive English Study with Foundational, Academic and Advanced levels.
  • ALA University partners provide a pathway (NO TOEFL or ILETS testing) for graduates from ALA’s Level 5 course.
  • ALA University partners issue Conditional Letters of Admission for ALA enrolled students.
  • ALA provides free university advising to its students
  • ALA has highly qualified native speaking teachers with B.A./M.A./Ph.D TESOL degrees, with many years of experience.
  • ALA has small, diverse and interactive classes
  • ALA offers cultural activities, field trips, and social events.
    * Some American family Homestay options are available

Mission

Our mission is to provide the best learning experiences and support to English learners to meet their learning needs for academic, professional and social purposes.

Our Promise

The ALA leadership promises to give every student what we consider the best value and quality of ESL education in the world. We thank you for the opportunity to earn your trust.

Our Pathway

ALA is your pathway to success in academic or career goals. We have many options to help you achieve your English language goals. We offer various programs to fit your needs. You can study full time or part time, at our center in the USA or by Online distance learning.

Begin your future with ALA.

AMERICAN LANGUAGE ACADEMY ACCREDITATION

American Language Academy is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period April 2018 to April 2028 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 1001 N. Fairfax Street, Suite 630, Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 665-3400, For more information go to: www.cea-accredit.org
Why Study at an Accredited School
  • Be confident you will receive the highest quality instruction and service for the best learning experience
  • We have a curriculum focused on meeting the assessed learning needs of our students. s
  • We maintain an effective system for assessing student progress from the initial placement in courses to promotion by level to level.
  • We have experienced, American native speaker, professional faculty that is committed to teaching.
  • We have facilities and administrative staff to provide an excellent learning environment.
  • We provide a wide array of student services from orientation; academic visa, and immigration and housing advising; and social, recreational, and cultural activities

Programmes taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:


American Language Academy

ALA's Intensive English Program (IEP) is designed to offer the quickest and best learning experience and support to serious English learners to meet their needs for acade ... [+]

About Program

ALA's Intensive English Program (IEP) is designed to offer the quickest and best learning experience and support to serious English learners to meet their needs for academic or career purposes. ALA offers seven proficiency levels of instruction: Introduction, Foundation English (Levels 1-3), Academic (Levels 4-5), and Advanced (Level 6). Each course level is 200 hours with student in class 22 hours per week for 9 weeks. Students graduating successfully from Level 5 will qualify for pathway admission to ALA's partner universities.

Our IEP specializes in providing English language instruction for students who wish to attend an American university or college for their undergraduate and graduate studies. ALA has partnerships with many excellent colleges and universities across the United States. ALA provides international students with a pathway to enter undergraduate and graduate programs at these0 partner universities upon graduation from level 5. Our partners agree that graduation from Level 5 satisfies their English language proficiency requirements for admission in lieu of the TOEFL, IELTS, or another standardized English test. The ALA graduation certificate assures the institution that the student possesses the English language skills necessary to succeed at the university level.... [-]

USA Greensboro
September 2019
English
Campus
Online
Online & Campus Combined
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American Language Academy

The English for Academic Purposes Program (EAP) is the equivalent of American Language Academy’s Intensive English Program (IEP) given over a longer period of time. EAP i ... [+]

About Program

The English for Academic Purposes Program (EAP) is the equivalent of American Language Academy’s Intensive English Program (IEP) given over a longer period of time. EAP is designed to offer the best learning experiences and support to English learners to meet their needs for their academic or professional purposes. This program was created for English learners who are unable to commit to a full-time program of English language study.

The EAP specializes in providing English language instruction for students who wish to attend an American university or college for their undergraduate and graduate studies. The ALA English for Academic Purposes Program graduation certificate assures that students possess the English language skills necessary to succeed at the university level.... [-]

USA Greensboro
Open Enrolment
English
Campus
Online
Online & Campus Combined
Read more in English