" This small city offers more restaurants and shops, certainly more galleries, theaters and performance venues than most urban centers dozens of times its size. Add two rivers, mountain views, landscaped parks and meadow walks, and you begin to see why people call it paradise." Boston Globe -
Northampton is a very lively academic community of 30, 000 inhabitants. Twelve colleges and universities contribute to the rich cultural atmosphere of this area, commonly called the Pioneer Valley. This is a very friendly and safe place to learn English.
ESL Program Introduction
Experienced, innovative and caring instructors offer 21 hours of Intensive English per week. In addition, conditional acceptance is offered at 7 colleges for those who complete the Intensive English Program. Classes are small (average of 6) and students receive individual attention. Afternoon elective courses allow students to pursue study in areas of that are of particular interest to them.
Schedule & Fees
Sessions begin the 1st of every month (except December.)
Tuition: $325 per week
Registration Fee $200
Housing: $175 per week including meals; $125 per week for room with kitchen privileges
Special Courses & Features
Intensive English Program
International Language Institute of MA
25 New South Street