Our Center is located in Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, just outside of Philadelphia, with proximity to New York City, Washington DC, the Pocono Mountains and the New Jersey shore. Philadelphia was the capital of the United States from 1790-1800. The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were written here. Philadelphia is also the fifth largest city in the U.S. and second largest city on the east coast.
Our center is within walking distance from SEPTA bus stops and the Philmont train station on the West Trenton Line. American LC offers an English as a Second Language program that has been designed to help students to achieve their goals. Our school offers a quality learning experience for students with personalized attention. American LC instructors use teaching methods that encourage students to use English for real life situations outside of the classroom. Our ESL program is taught by professionals who are experienced in teaching English to non-native speakers of English.
Our students come from different cultures and backgrounds. Our students range from college-age students starting from scratch to working adults who need help improving their language proficiency. American LC is committed to providing an educational environment that recognizes cultural and national diversity and to developing and maintaining programs, services, and practices that promote respect for people of all backgrounds. In terms of programming, our center offers an Intensive English Training program as well as preparation for the TOEFL exam. Our program encourages development of English speaking, listening, reading comprehension and writing skills. Courses also focus on vocabulary expansion and improved pronunciation, which will help students become proficient in the English language and feel comfortable in everyday conversations at school, work and in social environments.
To enroll into our program please call 215-791-7700
Checklist for non F-1 applicants
Completed Application for Admission
Pay admission fee. Make the check payable to American Language Center (This fee is non-refundable)
- Be prepared to explain what you would like to achieve by attending American LC