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A.C.E. @ Skagit Valley College

Mount Vernon, Washington USA



School Introduction

A.C.E. Language Institute at SVC is located in Mount Vernon, Washington, in the 'Magic Skagit' river valley at the foot of the North Cascades Mountains. Mount Vernon is a small city in the scenic countryside between Seattle and Vancouver, Canada. Relaxed and friendly, yet close to exciting cities, Mount Vernon offers the best of both worlds and a typical 'small town' American lifestyle. Mount Vernon was rated “The best small city in America” in 1997. Enjoy life amidst the famous flower fields of the Skagit River Valley.

ESL Program Introduction

You don't need TOEFL to enter SVC after completing the A.C.E. Program! SVC offers all A.C.E. students conditional admission. You can take 20 hours of Intensive English Training and 4 hours of elective classes each week. Professional and experienced teachers teach you in small classes. You can practice with Americans in the A.C.E. ‘Conversation Club’ and intramural sports are open to A.C.E. students.You can use Campus library, computer labs, health center, sports center, campus activities, cafeterias and restaurants.

Background Data

Schedule & Fees

Starting Dates;
1/2/04, 2/10/04, 3/29/04, 5/4/04, 6/18/04, 7/26/04, 9/17/04, 10/26/04, 12/6/04
(Eight 5-week sessions are offered each year, with One 3-week experiential session in December)

5 weeks: 20-24 hours/week $1, 150

Application Fee: $100
Housing: $200

Special Courses & Features

Contact Info

A.C.E. @ Skagit Valley College
2405 College Way
Mount Vernon, Washington 98273

(360) 428-1004
(253) 428-1003