Language course English in San Diego

Converse International School of Languages

CISL San Diego is located on Broadway Street in Downtown San Diego, in the city’s fashionable Gaslamp District. The school’s modern facilities and bright classrooms provide students a welcoming environment; when class is not in session, students interact with friends in the expansive student lounge or take advantage of CISL’s state-of-the-art computer lab.

Key features of our partner English school in San Diego:

  • Accredited by FIYTO
  • Small groups with a maximum of 8 Students per class
  • Highly dedicated and experienced staff
  • Convenient city centre location
  • Computer laboratories with free internet and WIFI access
  • Language laboratories
  • Large mix of different nationalities
  • Café and restaurant with varied menu’s
  • Airport pick-up included with host family accommodation (for arrival in the weekend between 09:00 and 21:30)

Commitment to small class sizes

The school commits to maintaining small classes. Because of the small class sizes the teachers have the time to help you learn English in the best possible way. The limited class sizes are important to the school as it ensures that you, as a student, will feel comfortable and confident. All of which will help you learn both faster and better.

Social Programme

Converse organises a number of extra-curricular activities outside of lesson time for you to enjoy whilst you learn English in San Diego. Taking part in these activities is an ideal opportunity to make new friends and practise what has been learnt at school. Example activities include:

  • Sports such as kayaking, surfing, rock climbing, football and rollerblading
  • San Diego Zoo
  • Weekend excursions to Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Hollywood, Universal Studios and Mexico 

Intensive

The intensive course consists of 20 or 28 lessons per week (1 lesson=50 minutes). The course combines grammar, vocabulary building, reading, writing, listening and speaking skills. Small classes (maximum 8 students) guarantee that you will receive a high level of personal attention and maximum learning opportunities. The goal of the course is to help students use English with accuracy and confidence. Students improve their general English language skills and, just as importantly, how to use English in different situations, how to interact with people from different cultures, and how to be better language learners. To participate in this course you need basic knowledge of English.

The intensive course with 20 lessons per week takes place from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:40 AM.

The intensive course with 28 lessons per week takes place from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:40 AM + from Monday to Thursday from 01:30 - 03:10 PM.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
28
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
28
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Combined

This is a combination course consisting of an intensive course in the morning (20 lessons per week) and private lessons (one-to-one teaching) in the afternoon (5 lessons per week).This course is ideal for students who want to improve their general spoken English while focusing on an area of particular interest. You may want to improve your English at work, your secretarial skills in English, learn how to write letters or just develop excellent social skills.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1514 2179 2844 3523 4203 4882 5524
Combined with student residence, double room, no meals 2090 2966 3645 4507 5369 6231 7056
Combined with student residence, single room, no meals 2394 3364 4039 4999 5959 6920 7843
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2193 3092 3945 4882 5819 6756 7655
Combined with studio, single room, no meals 2652 3706 4395 5444 6493 7543 8555
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8/1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
25
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Combined without accommodation 1556 2235 2914 3608 4301 4994 5650
Combined with student residence, double room, no meals 2146 3022 3715 4591 5468 6344 7182
Combined with student residence, single room, no meals 2544 3477 4165 5154 6142 7131 8082
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2235 3149 4015 4966 5917 6868 7782
Combined with studio, single room, no meals 2732 3767 4465 5528 6592 7655 8681
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Cambridge Exam

The Cambridge exam course prepares you specifically for the Cambridge exams (PET, FCE and CAE). You can take the official exam directly after completing your course, as the language school is an authorized Cambridge Exam Center and several staff members are trained language examiners.

The course consists of either 6, 7, 9 or 11 weeks with 20 lessons per week. The course takes place from Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:40.

  • Cambridge PET (6 weeks): A2 language level is required
  • Cambridge FCE (9 or 11 weeks ): B1 language level is required
  • Cambridge CAE (7, 9 or 11 weeks): B2 language level is required

Course start dates and exam dates can be found below.

To read more about the Cambridge examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  6 weeks 7 weeks 9 weeks 11 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 2338 3301 3699 4379
Cambridge Exam with student residence, double room, no meals 3687 4833 5596 6642
Cambridge Exam with student residence, single room, no meals 4376 5620 6580 7822
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4212 5433 6345 7541
Cambridge Exam with studio, single room, no meals 4999 6332 7470 8890
Starting dates:  

elementary : 07/01 (7 weeks), 07/01 (9 weeks), 25/03 (11 weeks), 08/04 (9 weeks), 22/04 (6 weeks), 17/06 (9 weeks), 16/09 (11 weeks), 30/09 (9 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The prices for the Cambridge course do not include the exam fees. (approx. € 188 for PET examen and € 328 for FCE or CAE examen).
The exam takes usually place one week after ending of the course, which is why an extra week of accommodation is included in the price.
Course starting dates 2019
PET: 22/04/2019 (6 weeks)
FCE: 07/01/2019 (9 W), 25/03/2019 (11 W), 08/04/2019 (9 W), 17/06/2019 (9 W), 16/09/2019 (11 W), 30/09/2019 (9 W)
CAE: 07/01/2019 (7/9 W), 25/03/2019 (11 W), 08/04/2019 (9 W), 17/06/2019 (9 W), 16/09/2019 (11 W), 30/09/2019 (9 W)
Cambridge exam dates 2019*:
PET: 06/06/2019
FCE: 11/03/2019-15/03/2019, 10/06/2019-14/06/2019, 19/08/2019-23/08/2019, 02/12/2019-06/12/2019
CAE: 25/02/2019-01/03/2019, 10/06/2019-14/06/2019, 19/08/2019-23/08/2019, 02/12/2019-06/12/2019

*Please note that during the mentioned weeks, on one day will take place the written exam and on another day within the same week will take place the oral exam, the exact dates will be confirmed once you registered for the exam

Exam fees:  

ca. €328, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  6 weeks 7 weeks 9 weeks 11 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 2380 3315 3758 4446
Cambridge Exam with student residence, double room, no meals 3730 4847 5655 6709
Cambridge Exam with student residence, single room, no meals 4517 5747 6779 8058
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4254 5447 6404 7608
Cambridge Exam with studio, single room, no meals 5041 6346 7529 8958
Starting dates:  

elementary : 06/01 (7/9), 23/03 (11 weeks), 06/04 (9 weeks), 20/04 (6 weeks), 22/06 (9 weeks), 14/09 (11 weeks), 28/09 (9 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The prices for the Cambridge course do not include the exam fees. (approx. € 188 for PET examen and € 328 for FCE or CAE examen).
The exam takes usually place one week after ending of the course, which is why an extra week of accommodation might be necessary (prices on request).
Course starting dates 2020
PET: 20/04/2020 (6 Weeks)
FCE: 06/01/2020 (9 W), 23/03/2020 (11 W), 06/04/2020 (9 W), 22/06/2020 (9 W), 14/09/2020 (11 W), 28/09/2020 (9 W)
CAE: 06/01/2020 (7 W), 23/03/2020 (11 W), 06/04/2020 (9 W), 22/06/2019 (9 W), 14/09/2020 (11 W), 28/09/2020 (9 W)
Cambridge exam dates 2020*:
PET: 01/06/2020-05/06/2020
FCE: 09/03/2020-13/03/2020, 08/06/2020-12/06/2020, 24/08/2020-28/08/2020, 30/11/2020-04/12/2020
CAE: 24/02/2020-28/02/2020, 08/06/2020-12/06/2020, 31/07/2020, 24/08/2020-28/08/2020, 31/11/2020-04/12/2020

*Please note that during the mentioned weeks, on one day will take place the written exam and on another day within the same week will take place the oral exam, the exact dates will be confirmed once you registered for the exam

Exam fees:  

ca. €328, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

TOEFL

This course prepares you successfully for the TOEFL exam. The TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is a recognised measure of your English language level and a high score is needed when you apply to attend a university or college. The course consists of 20 lessons per week from Monday to Friday (09:00 to 12:40 AM) and has a duration of 4 or 6 weeks, depending on the starting date. This course requires a minimum level of intermediate (B1) to participate.

To read more about the TOEFL examination course please click here.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 6 weeks  
TOEFL without accommodation 1457 2118
TOEFL with student residence, double room, no meals 2259 3284
TOEFL with student residence, single room, no meals 2652 3875
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2558 3734
TOEFL with studio, single room, no meals 3008 4409
Starting dates:  

07/01 (6 weeks), 18/02 (6 weeks), 01/04 (6 weeks), 03/06 (6 weeks), 01/07 (6 weeks), 29/07 (6 weeks) , 09/09 (6 weeks), 21/10 (4 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Prices of the TOEFL exam courses do not include the exam fee (approx. € 183).
Due to the TOEFL course exam date it might be necessary to book extra nights of your accommodation (price on request).

Exam fees:  

ca. €183, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  4 weeks 6 weeks  
TOEFL without accommodation 1471 2132
TOEFL with student residence, double room, no meals 2273 3299
TOEFL with student residence, single room, no meals 2722 3973
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2572 3748
TOEFL with studio, single room, no meals 3022 4423
Starting dates:  

06/01 (6 weeks), 17/02 (6 weeks), 30/03 (6 weeks), 01/06 (4 weeks), 06/07 (4 weeks), 03/08 (6 weeks), 14/09 (6 weeks), 26/10 (4 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Prices of the TOEFL exam courses do not include the exam fee (approx. € 183).
Due to the TOEFL course exam date it might be necessary to book extra nights of your accommodation (price on request).

Exam fees:  

ca. €183, to be paid directly on arrival

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Commercial English

The commercial English course combines and intensive course of 20 lessons with 8 extra lessons per week of commercial English. You will have an extra 2 lessons from Monday to Thursday. You will develop the communication skills you need to conduct professional tasks with complete confidence. Based on the needs of the students the course may include telephoning, discussions, conducting meetings, presentations, negotiating etc. These lessons take place after the lunch break (from 13.30 - 15.10 o´clock).

Minimum age is 18 years .

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
28
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Commercial English without accommodation 1045 1476 1907 2352 2797 3242 3650
Commercial English with student residence, double room, no meals 1621 2263 2708 3336 3964 4591 5182
Commercial English with student residence, single room, no meals 1926 2661 3102 3828 4554 5280 5969
Commercial English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1724 2390 3008 3711 4413 5116 5781
Commercial English with studio, single room, no meals 2184 3003 3458 4273 5088 5903 6681
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This course requires an intermediate level of English (B2).

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 8 per class
Number of lessons per week:
28
  2 weeks 3 weeks 4 weeks 5 weeks 6 weeks 7 weeks 8 weeks  
Commercial English without accommodation 1144 1617 2090 2577 3064 3551 4001
Commercial English with student residence, double room, no meals 1734 2404 2891 3561 4231 4901 5533
Commercial English with student residence, single room, no meals 2132 2858 3341 4123 4905 5688 6433
Commercial English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1823 2530 3191 3936 4680 5425 6133
Commercial English with studio, single room, no meals 2319 3149 3640 4498 5355 6212 7032
Starting dates:  

elementary : every monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

This course requires an intermediate level of English (B2).

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

One-to-One

The one-to-one course is based on the student´s linguistic skills, his or her professional or social needs and personal expectations. Flexibility is the main feature of this course. As the only student in class you decide the content of the course. The one-to-one course is recommended above all for students with only a short amount of time available. During 2 weeks you will receive 20 private lessons per week.

Minimum age is 18 years .

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
25
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 2844
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 3523
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 3420
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 3725
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 3982
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 3556
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4235
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 4132
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 4437
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 4695
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€27, to be paid directly on arrival

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
double room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 188 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 38 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 30/06/2019 - 31/08/2019 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2019, the school is closed on: 01/01/2019, 18/02/2019, 27/05/2019, 04/07/2019, 02/09/12019, 28/11/2019, 29/11/2019, 24/12/2019, 25/12/2019. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Click on a price for an exact price quotation and/or to book.
Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
25
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 2849
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 3528
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 3439
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 3837
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 4025
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 3589
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4268
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 4179
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 4577
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 4765
Starting dates:  

every Monday

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Info host family:  

The surcharge for half board in a host family is referring to a period of 2 weeks. For a 3 weeks stay, the surcharge is € 33 per week and for stays for 4 weeks or longer, the surcharge is € 38 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €50 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for double rooms in the student residence are for two people who are travelling together. For single travellers who want to stay at the residence sharing a double room with another student, prices are on request.

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 29 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
double room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 469 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 29 - € 57 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 28/06/2020 - 29/08/2020 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€76

Airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving at the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30. In all other cases you can book an transfer on arrival for the price mentioned here.

All prices include:

  • administration fees
  • course and accommodation as stated
  • teaching materials
  • certificate of attendance
  • airport transfer on arrival included when staying with a host family and arriving in the weekend between 09.00 - 21.30

In 2020, the school is closed on: 01/01/2020, 17/02/2020, 25/05/2020, 07/09/2020, 26/11/12020, 27/11/2020, 24/12/2020, 25/12/2020. Missed lessons due to bank holidays will not be refunded or rescheduled. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

Host family

During your stay in San Diego you can live with an American family. You have a single room, but you have to share the bathroom with the rest of the family. The host families usually live 20 to 40 minutes from school (by public transport). You can choose lodging between breakfast our halfboard.

Student residence

The Vantaggio State Street residence is located within 15 minutes walking distance from the school in Little Italy, one of the best districts in San Diego's city centre. The sorrounding area is plenty of shops, restaurants, supermarkets an clubs. Gaslamp Quarter is also within a short walking distance. San Diego's airpot is just 15 minutes by taxi from Vantaggio residence.

You can choose between a single or a double room (only when travelling together with another person). You will have a private bathroom, free WIFI, television, telephone, mini refrigerator and microwave. Towels and bed linen will be provided.

This residence has also 24-hour reception,  computer room, communal kitchen in each floor and laundry service.

Studio

Gaslamp studios are located next to the famous Gaslamp District of downtown San Diego. There are many restaurants, cafes, night clubs, and shops are within a short walking distance. You can also find nearby: Petco Park baseball stadium, San Diego Convention Center, Horton Plaza Mall, Seaport Village, and Embarcadero Marina Park. The trolley stop is located close to the studios. The distance from the school is approximately a 15-minute walk.

Facilities include a single bed, cable TV, refrigerator, microwave, telephone, free internet WIFI, towels and Linens, fitness Room, laundry Room, air-conditioning/Heating, 24-hour Front Desk Service.

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Dutch
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Dutch
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Dutch


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