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The Learning Institute of Texas

Houston, Texas USA

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School Introduction

LIT is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students. And licensed by the State of Texas as a Proprietary School.

LITís focus is on computer-assisted learning. The school has a large state-of-the-art computer lab with the studentsí computers in a network controlled by the teacher. The teacher can: See and hear what each student is doing. Control any studentís computer. Display whatís on the teacherís computer on the studentsí computers.

All computers in the computer lab also have Internet access. There is a student lounge area where students can practice English on each other, study, eat and relax. The rest of the school consists of small classrooms for teachers to lead small groups of students in practicing conversations, pronunciation, and other essential English language skills.

ESL Program Introduction

Special emphases on phonics for correct pronunciation, listening comprehension, and real-life conversation practices have proven to expedite progress for many foreign students. Our cutting-edge language lab has made " LIT Method" of learning famous throughout the international communities.

Students have the option of going on supervised field trips to local attractions for a separate fee. Field trips give students the chance to practice their English in real-life situations while having fun and building friendships.

Activities include:
Friday nights at the movies,
Meals at local restaurants,
Tours of area museums and NASAís Space Center,
Trips to local beaches, Lake Conroe and Six Flags AstroWorld amusement park.

Background Data

Schedule & Fees

Fall Semester: August 30, 2004 - December 16, 2004 (16 weeks)
Spring Semester: January 10, 2005 - April 28, 2005 (16 weeks)
Summer I: May 9, 2005 - June 30, 2005 (8 weeks)
Summer II: July 5, 2005 - August 25, 2005 (8 weeks)

Tuition:
Application Fee (Full Time): $100
Non-Computer Courses (Per class): $150
Computer Courses (Per class): $100
Full Time Students: $1, 400*
Late Registration Fee: $10
Certificates, Transcripts (Per copy): $10
Textbook (for ESL classes): $15

*$350 monthly payment plan also available for full time students.

Special Courses & Features

Contact Info

The Learning Institute of Texas
2402B Gessner
Houston, TX 77080

Tel
713-647-9686
Fax
713-827-7246
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