TOEFL Prep

Available in 6 – 8 – 10 weeks

Are you interested in pursuing a college/university program in an English speaking country? This interactive online course will assist you focusing on effective test-taking strategies, practice, and reinforcement in reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills to obtain accurate scores to meet your academic needs.

The TOEFL® internet-based test (Test of English as a Foreign Language) is an English language examination that measures the ability of nonnative speakers of English to use and understand English at the university level. ELA guarantees the requirements of this assessment!

WHY CHOOSE ELA FOR YOUR TOEFL PREPARATION?

This accessible interactive effective course is the one you need! You will receive a comprehensive preparation that will allow you to study anywhere, anytime, and on any device. You will experience full-length auto-graded practice test, over150 videos, over 400 practice questions, accurate score predictor, 24/7 e-mail support, customized learning paths, and live sessions with an expert based on the selected length of the course. 

OBJECTIVES OF THE TOEFL PREPARATION COURSE

  • To recognize English language skills where the student is weak and to guide the student towards strengthening those areas.
  • To train the learner for the TOEFL IBT test by guiding the learner through the required skills and testing strategies and through many hours of simulated online TOEFL tests.
  • To discipline the student for admission into and success in a college or university where English is used or required.
  • To assist an English language learner in tracking his or her progress.

An administrative fee of $150 will be added. Financing options available.

Business English

Available in 4 – 6 – 8 weeks

The design of this course will improve your Business English speaking skills by building up your vocabulary, grammar, pronunciation, interpersonal skills within a Business context, and your skills to covey professional business speeches for specific purposes. These same skills will facilitate business negotiations, telephone conversations, written reports and emails, and professional presentations.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Deliver effective job interviews 
  • Give persuasive business pitches 
  • Deliver informative business presentations 
  • Speak persuasively in English 
  • Adapt content to purpose, context and audience 
  • Use appropriate style and tone of communication

An administrative fee of $150 will be added. Financing options available.

College Essay Prep for ESL

Available in 4 – 6 – 8 weeks

The design of this course is specifically for English Language Learners interested in polishing their English skills in a challenging college-level academic setting.

The main goal of the course is to prepare students to write at the college – university level. At the same time, all readings for this course have been selected to promote critical thinking, familiarizing students with academic writing, and presenting students models for effective writing. Students will be familiarized with the process of writing (and rewriting) through pre-writing activities; outlining; writing and editing a first draft; and finally, producing a final, proofread essay. 

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Grammar and syntax are discussed as needed. 
  • Thesis-centered essays.
  •  An ability to read critically.
  •  Analyze an argument and engage with that argument by making use of your own critical voice. 
  • Not only developing critical reading, thinking, and writing skills, but also on how you can apply the lessons found in the texts you read to your life today.
  •  Practice different genres of writing, including the personal and the analytical essay.
  • Produce a personal essay that may later be used as part of your college applications.
  • Construct a coherent thesis-centered analytical essay in which you engage with and evaluate an author’s argument.