English courses in Chicago

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As one of the largest cities in the USA, learning English in Chicago is a great choice if you want to experience the bustling downtown American lifestyle! Learn English in Chicago and you’ll be right in the center of this iconic metropolis, sampling deep-dish pizza and exploring the incredible array of cultural events the Windy City has to offer. ESL’s English courses in Chicago offer you the opportunity to learn fast and practice your English skills every day in a world-famous hub of diversity.

English courses in Chicago
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English schools in Chicago

An English course in Chicago will allow you to explore the unique attractions of the Windy City up close, and practise your skills every day as you integrate with the American way of life. You couldn’t be closer to the sights as you study English in Chicago, with our partner schools located close to DuSable Bridge and Millenium Park.

Why study English in Chicago?

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City life
  • Chicago is one of the world’s most celebrated cities, and on an English course in Chicago you’ll be able to explore all the culture, festivals, and cuisine of this exciting city - contact us for more information about living in Chicago 
  • Start your day with a walk along the shores of Lake Michigan, before trying an authentic deep-dish pizza at Lou Malnati's and absorbing the incredible art on show at the Art Institute of Chicago!
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  • As you study English in Chicago, take some time to see nearby cities including Milwaukee and Madison, where you can taste authentic Wisconsin food like cheese and beer!
  • To get a taste of the US’ best nature, travel to Holland, Michigan to see its stunning display of tulips, or walk through 30,000 acres of forest in Kettle Moraine State Forest!
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  • There's no better way to spend your language course abroad in Chicago than by catching a Chicago Cubs game at iconic Wrigley Field, hot dog in hand!
  • Elsewhere, you might head out on a day cruise through the middle of the city, learning more about its history and architecture, or hire a bike and cycle along Lake Michigan

Popular questions about studying English in Chicago:

How much does it cost to live and study in Chicago?

Our English courses in Chicago start from just 506 EUR (570 USD) per week, and living in the city can also be affordable. Eating out is cheaper at one of the vibrant, multicultural restaurants in Pilsen, while a day pass for the public transport system is just 8.35 EUR (10 USD). Reach out to ESL for a free quote for your language study holiday in Chicago!

What are the benefits of studying English in Chicago?

  • Chicago is a multicultural city, where you’ll be studying English abroad with plenty of other international students and professionals who are drawn to the city’s diverse attractions
  • Chicago has something to offer everyone, with incredible museums, major American companies, and a wealth of nightlife, so your time spent studying English in Chicago is bound to be unforgettable!

What type of English courses can I study in Chicago?

At ESL, we help each and every student find a language school that’s right for them, tailoring courses to suit specific needs and wishes - this means you can design the perfect English course in Chicago for you! Some of the English courses in Chicago our partner schools offer include:

  • Lessons from A1 to C1 level, including semi-intensive and intensive courses
  • Combined group and private English for business courses
  • TOEFL exam preparation courses

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