Manhattan Language is a language school in the heart of New York, a short walk away from Times Square and the Empire State building. The school attracts students from all over the world, which encourages interaction between students so that they develop their skills faster. All students have to obey a strict “no language other than english” rule.
Welcome to ML! Manhattan Language is an independent English language school located in Manhattan. Since 2000, we have been providing quality English language programs to non-native speakers from all o...
There could hardly be a better location for a language school ! A stone’s throw from Penn Station (one of the main stations) Manhattan Language is in the middle of Mnhattan : ideal for discovering New York.
Founded in 2000, Manhattan Language is a professional and rigorous school where the atmosphere is nonetheless relaxed and friendly. All the teachers are native and benefit from years of experience teaching english as a foreign language. Many of them are also actors, musicians, or writers on the side.
Lessons are geared towards real life communication – everyday vocabulary. At Manhattan Language, students learn to communicate effectively in many different situations. They also work on their written and oral comprehension skills, as well as their grammar.
Outside of the classroom, the school offers many cultural and touristic activities to allow students to discover the city of New York, to appky what they learned in class and, of course, to make friends.
Whatever the student’s ability, the school is able to offer an appropriate programme. The small class sizes allow students to have more contact with their teachers and classmates, and consequently progress is fast. The Manhattan Language building and infrastructure are modern. The school also has a computer lab, and WiFi connection in every room. And finally, the classrooms themselves are spacious and well lit.
The school offers many programmes. The most in demand are American English Standard and American English Intensive.
This course consists of 24 hours of lessons a week, divided into two main types. First of all, there are listening and oral classes during which students develop their communication skills through conversations, role playing, debates and other activities. In the second part, students improve their grammar, their writing skills and their reading. Students can also start a course at any point during the year and choose their course : from one week to a year. The school has a sliding scale pricing, from $350 per week for one to three weeks.
This course is similar to the previous one but offers additional options. These options allow students to focus on one particular area during their stay. The options available are : business english, academic english, english for film, and pronunciation. The course consists of 32 hours of lessons a week. Again the prices are on a sliding scale, fom $400 per week for one to three weeks.
Manhattan Language also offers TOEFL preparation courses – a basic requirement to study at any american university – but also english lessons for tourists, and private lessons.
Staying with a host family is an excellent way to totally bathe in american culture. Students are housed in individual rooms, or doubles for couples or friends. All host families offer breakfast to students. They can opt for half-catering, and their own bathroom. Prices star tat $325 per week for a single room with no catering and a shared bathroom.
Students can also stay in student housing in Manhattan. Only five minutes away from the subway, this residence includes 24/7 security, and WiFi in every room. A common room as well as a gym and laundry room are also at their disposal. Rooms star tat $530 per week.
Manahattan Language offers you the unique opportunity to perfect your englihs in the heart of New York. If you have any questions or need further information, please get in touch with one of our advisors.