LCI Language Centers - Houston
Our language center in Houston is located in the historic neighborhood of Montrose. One of the most pedestrian-friendly neighborhoods in Houston, Montrose has tree-shaded streets, international restaurants and vintage shops. And just steps away from our front door is the entrance to the University of St. Thomas.
LCI Houston is a professional yet intimate center where you will receive personalized attention from our staff and faculty.
ESL Program Introduction
General English Program
These ESL lessons are ideal if you would like to combine learning English with exploring a new country and culture. LCI’s General English lessons focus on the four principles of Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing.
Academic ESL lessons focusing on preparation for undergraduate, graduate, and doctorate programs. The Academic English Program has seven levels from beginner to advanced. We also have relationships with college programs across the country. These universities offer our students TOEFL/IELTS waivers which means you can get into college without taking the TOEFL/IELTS after completing Level 5 of our program.
This program is designed for professionals from around the globe who are interested in intensive English training. Our Executive English lessons are the ideal solution for those adult professionals who want to learn English quickly through an individualized program designed specifically for them.
LCI Test Preparation Programs prepare students for a variety of English-language exams, including IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC, iTEP, GMAT and GRE.
University Preparation Course
University Prep is designed for ESL speakers to help prepare them for admission and success at the university or graduate level of studies at an American university. University Prep consists of five individual classes: university-level writing, GRE preparation, TOEFL preparation, public speaking and presentations, and advanced grammar.
Explore and Learn Program
LCI’s Explore and Learn Program gives you the opportunity to get to know the city you choose to study in and practice your English at the same time. You will be accompanied by an LCI instructor to visit exciting points of interest. You will learn more about American culture and some of the most popular cities in the U.S. while practicing your English in real life situations as you visit and explore your surroundings.This program is a fun and educational way to gain hands on experience practicing your English.
- Number of ESL Students: 75
- Average Class Size: 8
- Hours per Week: 24 hours full-time / flexible hours part-time
- Minimum Age: 16 -- younger students are admitted upon the Director's approval
- Issue I-20: Yes
- Housing Options: Homestay Apartment
- School Setting: Urban
- Accreditation: The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)
Schedule & Fees
LCI Academic and General English Term Calendar
Term 1: January 2nd- March 8th
Term 2: March 18th- May 24th
Term 3: May 28th- August 2nd
Term 4: August 5th- October 11th
Term 5: October 14th- December 20th
Executive English & Legal English:
1) Full English Immersion
M- F 9am-4:30pm
2) Combo Group-Private
M- F 9am-1pm
Ask about our Executive English Explore & Learn Program and the Executive English Golf Program.
Test Preparation Program:
IELTS, TOEFL, GRE, or GMAT
Contact us for details
Accent Reduction, Private Classes, Ski Program, Explore and Learn Private Classes, Private Webcam Classes, ACT/SAT Preparation
Contact us for details.
Special Courses & Features
- English for Business
- English for Law
- Accent Reduction Courses
- Conversation Partner Program
- GMAT/GRE Preparation Courses
- TOEFL Preparation Courses
- English + Golf
- One-to-One Instruction / Private Lessons
- Courses for Juniors / Teenagers (12 - 16 yrs old)
LCI Language Centers - Houston
3618 Mt. Vernon St.
Houston, TX 77006
Tel (720) 974-0282
Fax (303) 756-0899