English Courses in Boston for Adults
The historical city of Boston is the largest city in the state of Massachusetts and has classical English roots. Boston is home to a number of world-leading universities and colleges and attracts students and tourists from all over the world. The fascinating architecture and distinctive history is complimented by modern skyscrapers and a lively energy throughout the city.
With Boston’s involvement in the American Revolutionary War and its iconic European architecture, it is a fascinating place to discover and experience a place which had a significant role on what the USA is today. The large student population has created a sophisticated and lively atmosphere with students travelling from all over the world to be a part of this energetic and young community. You're sure to have an enlightening and memorable travel experience in this cultural melting pot.
Not only does Boston have a rich history and a number of diverse cultures, but it is also one of the trendiest destinations in North America when it comes to shopping, sightseeing and cuisine, offering visitors unique regional delicacies to satisfy all tastes. The New England clam chowder is a local favorite and is a must for every tourist.
Enjoy the distinctive Boston accent and speak English in its natural environment with the friendly locals and your fellow students.
The Sprachcaffe Languages Plus school in Boston offers a variety of courses to suit every language proficiency level and push every student to achieve their language goals. Students can choose from Standard, Intensive, exam preparation, private one-to-one courses for beginners, intermediate, and many many more. Every class is specifically designed to meet the needs of the individual students and our qualified and talented teachers create the perfect learning environment with communicative, fun and practical lessons.
Our School in Boston
Inside the English School in Boston
We offer different types of language courses at our school in Boston. The school is furnished with modern and high quality equipment, and offers students access to:
- A reception
- 13 spacious classrooms
- A computer room with high-speed internet access
- Free WiFi throughout the school
- Refrigerator, microwaves & water coolers
Location of the English School in Boston
Our language school is located in a beautiful historic building in Faneuil Hall Market Place, in the heart of the city. There are subway stations and many historical sites within walking distance from the school, such as the Old South Meeting House, King's Chapel, and Boston Harbor. In the school's immediate surroundings there are plenty of restaurants, cafés and stores which students often visit after classes. Last but not least, Downtown Crossing, a popular shopping district, is also only a short walk away.
Students who study with us come from many different countries, including Venezuela, Argentina, Brazil, Korea, Colombia, Germany, France, Italy, Peru, Russia, Spain, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, and many more.
At Sprachcaffe we aim to create a natural learning environment that involves creative learning techniques in a relaxed and communicative atmosphere. The classes are led by talented and friendly teachers who use relevant and up-to-date learning materials that are easily adapted to suit the needs of every student. The English language learning experience is further enhanced within the classroom through enjoyable role play sessions, Q & A sessions and a variety of fun listening and reading activities.
With a variety of courses available we have a course for every individual at Sprachcaffe Boston. Students will be assessed on their language level and placed in the appropriate class with students at the same language proficiency level.
Simply choose the intensity of the course best suited to your needs, the frequency of your classes and the duration of your stay and the Sprachcaffe team will create the perfect course for you.
Here is a breakdown of the courses we offer in Boston:
Lessons Per Week*
Standard Plus Course
24 (20 lessons + 4 workshops)
10, 20 or 30
** Standard Course / TOEFL Exam Preparation
approx. 12 weeks
** Intensive / IELTS / TOEFL Exam prep
*** Super Intensive English for Academic Purposes / University Pathways
- * 1 Lesson = 45 minutes
- ** Exam fee not included. Start dates on average every 4 weeks
- *** Placement fee = $300
- Students must be 18 years or older - students over the age of 16 will be considered upon request
- All courses with a duration of 12 weeks or more will require a USA student visa
In order to reach your potential and enjoy each lesson as much as possible, you're going to need somewhere comfortable and relaxing to unwind and reflect after each eventful day. We offer homestay and residence accommodation in Boston - both great options which give students the opportunity to practise their English beyond the classroom, whether it's with locals or other language students.
Distance from School
( also available)
Typical of destination
Within 60 mins by public transport
phone, free WiFi, cable TV in each bedroom, laundry in building
30-35 mins by public transport
Staying in a homestay with a local host family gives students the best possible opportunity to continue practising English beyond the classroom. In addition, students living with host families get a real experience of life in Boston and benefit from the insider knowledge of their hosts.
The residence accommodation allows you to mix with other language students as well as college & university students and tourists to practise your English skills. Our residence is perfect for those looking for independence and new friends.
In our residence students stay in shared apartments. Both single and shared rooms are available in the apartments, where you'll share a kitchen, bathroom & dining area with your flatmates.
Tourism in Boston
Above all, Boston is renowned for being home to more than 100 colleges and universities, including 2 of the top 5 in the world. Because of this, Boston has earned the nickname “the Athens of America.” Of course, Boston has a lot more to offer than just its universities. The city is filled with a rich history and many beautiful sites.
It's hard to narrow down all the exciting and enriching things to see and do in Boston, but we managed it in the end and here are our top picks!:
- Fenway Park - Baseball is a true American pastime - something that can't be experienced at the same level and intensity anywhere else in the world. Fenway Park is perhaps the nation’s most famous stadium and the fans in Boston are like no other. It is well worth the time and entrance fee to go to a Red Sox game in this illustrious stadium. Even if you’re not familiar with the game of baseball, the atmosphere created by the 40,000 passionate fans will make you fall in love with the sport!
- Copley Square - This Square has everything visitors of Boston are looking for, from the Boston Public Library to Newbury Street, which has the city’s most exciting shopping opportunities. You can even go to the top of the Prudential building to get an unparalleled view over the entire city!
Culture in Boston
Boston is a unique place in America when it comes to culture. It is commonly known throughout the country that Boston has its own language - Boston English. This is the result of the city being such a popular destination for European immigrants, in particular the Irish. Boston also boasts its own particular cuisine and delicacies, mostly resulting from its location by the sea, such as the world famous New England clam chowder.
Sport in Boston
The people of Boston are, in every sense of the word, dedicated to sports. They are extremely proud of their professional and college teams, with a loyalty unmatched by any other city in America. People travel across America to see the Boston Red Sox (baseball), the New England Patriots (American football), the Boston Celtics (basketball), the Boston Bruins (ice hockey) and even the New England Revolution (soccer).
Shopping in Boston
If you want a day out shopping in Boston, the most popular area is the Black Bay district. There you'll find everything you need. Other popular shopping areas include the downtown area and the Theatre District.
Prices & Booking
Come and study English in one of the oldest cities in the USA. Our competitively priced English courses in Boston offer a range of inclusive services including accommodation for the duration of your stay.
Choose your preferred course type and duration, along with your chosen accommodation, then use the quick and easy booking system to check availability and book your course!
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Course materials and textbooks can be bought or borrowed from our school for a small price.