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 year .

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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for twin 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 28 - € 56 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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 year .

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 1468 2117 2766 3429 4091 4754 5380
Combined with student residence, double room, no meals 3479 4303 5127 5951 6737
Combined with student residence, single room, no meals 3866 4786 5707 6627 7511
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2136 3015 3848 4763 5679 6595 7474
Combined with studio, single room, no meals 4216 5223 6231 7239 8210
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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for twin 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 28 - € 56 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 1487 2140 2794 3461 4128 4796 5426
Combined with student residence, double room, no meals 2053 2913 3581 4427 5274 6121 6931
Combined with student residence, single room, no meals 2352 3305 3967 4911 5854 6797 7704
Combined with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2154 3038 3875 4796 5716 6636 7520
Combined with studio, single room, no meals 2605 3640 4317 5348 6379 7409 8403
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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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 year .

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:
  8 weeks 9 weeks 11 weeks  
Cambridge Exam without accommodation 2950 3305 3912
Cambridge Exam with student residence, double room, no meals 4469 4984 5914
Cambridge Exam with student residence, single room, no meals 5339 5951 7073
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 5297 5905 7018
Cambridge Exam with studio, single room, no meals 6125 6825 8123
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 02/01 (8 weeks), 08/01 (9 weeks), 09/04 (9 weeks), 18/06 (9 weeks), 01/10 (9 weeks), 26/03 (11 weeks), 17/09 (11 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

The Cambridge exam course includes an extra week of accommodation due to the exam date.

The Cambridge course prepares for the First Certificate and Advanced level (not for Proficiency). The course of 8 weeks starting in January prepares for the CAE, the course of 9 weeks starting in January prepares for the FCE. All other courses prepare for both levels. There are special exam dates for the PET exam; please contact us for more information if you wish to take this exam.

The prices for the Cambridge course do not include the exam fees.

Exam fees:  

ca. €323, 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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for twin 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 28 - € 56 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 2297 3243 3633 4301
Cambridge Exam with student residence, double room, no meals 3622 4748 5497 6524
Cambridge Exam with student residence, single room, no meals 4299 5521 6463 7684
Cambridge Exam with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4137 5337 6233 7407
Cambridge Exam with studio, single room, no meals 4911 6220 7338 8733
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 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. € 185 for PET examen and € 323 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. €323, 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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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 year .

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 1399 2044
TOEFL with student residence, double room, no meals 2113 3079
TOEFL with student residence, single room, no meals 2499 3659
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2481 3631
TOEFL with studio, single room, no meals 2849 4183
Starting dates:  

04/06, 02/07, 26/11 (4 weeks), 08/01, 26/02, 16/04, 13/08, 08/10 (6 weeks)

Note:  

1 lesson = 50 minutes

Prices of the TOEFL exam courses do not include the exam fee .

Due to the TOEFL course exam date it is needed to book a stay untill Sunday (price on request).

Exam fees:  

ca. €171, 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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for twin 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 28 - € 56 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 1432 2080
TOEFL with student residence, double room, no meals 2219 3226
TOEFL with student residence, single room, no meals 2605 3806
TOEFL with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 2513 3668
TOEFL with studio, single room, no meals 2955 4331
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. € 180).
Due to the TOEFL course exam date it might be necessary to book extra nights of your accommodation (price on request).

Exam fees:  

ca. €180, 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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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 year .

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 990 1399 1809 2232 2656 3079 3466
Commercial English with student residence, double room, no meals 2522 3107 3691 4276 4823
Commercial English with student residence, single room, no meals 2909 3590 4271 4952 5596
Commercial English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1657 2297 2890 3567 4243 4920 5559
Commercial English with studio, single room, no meals 3259 4027 4796 5564 6296
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info student residence:  

The rates for twin 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 28 - € 56 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Surcharges student residence:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. Only one to one lessons will be rescheduled.

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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 1027 1450 1873 2311 2748 3185 3585
Commercial English with student residence, double room, no meals 1593 2223 2660 3277 3894 4510 5090
Commercial English with student residence, single room, no meals 1892 2614 3047 3760 4473 5187 5863
Commercial English with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 1694 2347 2955 3645 4335 5026 5679
Commercial English with studio, single room, no meals 2145 2950 3397 4197 4998 5799 6563
Starting dates:  

intermediate : 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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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 year .

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Prices in  €/EUR £/GBP $/USD

Max. 1 per class
Number of lessons per week:
20
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 3484
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 983
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4151
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 € 37 per week. The correct surcharge will appear on the final invoice of StudyTravel.

Surcharges host family:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
double room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
bed & breakfast → half board : €49 per week
Info studio:  

Upon arrival, a refundable security deposit of € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

Surcharges studio:   single room : 01/07/2018 - 01/09/2018 : €24 per week
Transfer:  

€74

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

For bookings made within 6 weeks before departure date, a surcharge of € 56-125 applies for obtaining the I-20 form (necessary if you need a visa).

In 2018, the school is closed on: 01/01/2018, 19/02/2018, 28/05/2018, 04/07/2018, 03/09/12018, 22/11/2018, 23/11/2018, 24/11/2018, 25/12/2018. 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 2794
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 3461
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 3360
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 3659
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 3912
Number of weeks:
  2 weeks  
One-to-One without accommodation 3493
One-to-One with host family, single room, bed & breakfast 4160
One-to-One with student residence, double room, no meals 4059
One-to-One with student residence, single room, no meals 4358
One-to-One with studio, single room, no meals 4611
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 € 37 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 : €49 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 € 461 will be required at your check-in. A non-refundable cleaning fee of € 24 - € 28 will also be charged, depending on your room type.

Cleaning fees student residence:  

€26, 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 € 185 will be required at your check-in. A cleaning service is also available for € 37 per week.

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

€74

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.

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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Irthe
24 years
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19 years
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4.4 / 5.0
Peter
23 years
Dutch


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4.3 / 5.0
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