Acadia Center provides intensive English language immersion courses and online lessons in English conversation and writing to adult learners and professionals from around the world. We offer private and mini-group classes for all levels from beginning to advanced. Immersion course features include individual attention, lively classes, experienced teachers, total English immersion from morning to night, family-style meals and accommodations, exciting excursions and activities, and diversity of age and nationality. Available all year, with new courses beginning every Monday, our immersion courses take place in the classic New England town of Camden, a popular vacation place on the coast of Maine, a few hours by car and one hour by plane north of Boston.
ESL Program Introduction
Our combination (private/mini-group) immersion courses feature a mix of mini-group classes (maximum of 4 students with 1 teacher) and private, customized lessons, teacher-led excursions, and family-style meals with teachers providing constant conversation practice. Our private immersion courses offer completely customized individual lessons. Our individual online English lessons in conversation and writing utilize a screen sharing tool as a virtual blackboard and offer a convenient, affordable, and efficient way to improve both your spoken and written English.
Schedule & Fees
Every Monday all year.
1-12 weeks. Most students attend our immersion courses for 2, 3, or 4 weeks.
The following fees for our combination and private immersion courses include tuition, books and materials, excursions, private room accommodation, meals Monday through Friday, fitness center membership, and local transportation.
Combination course fee:
2-week course: $2950
3-week course: $4350
4-week course: $5700
The fee for any course of 4 weeks or longer is based on a fee of $1425 per week.
Private course fee:
2-week course: $3550
3-week course: $5250
4-week course: $6900
The fee for any course of 4 weeks or longer is based on a fee of $1725 per week.
Discounts for immersion courses:
5% discount for early registration.
5% discount for friends or couples taking a course together.
5% discount for alumni.
Online lessons in conversation:
30-minute lesson: $30
1-hour lesson: $50
Online lessons in writing:
Less than 300 words of writing (essay or business correspondence): $50
300-500 words of writing (essay or business correspondence): $75
Special Courses & Features
Acadia Center for English Immersion
35 Union St.
Camden, Maine 04843
Tel (207) 354-7105
Fax (207) 354-7287