Full-Time Intensive English Program

Quick Facts

  • 9-week program; shorter sessions available; minimum of 5 weeks
  • 21 hours of intensive English training
  • taught by qualified Bachelor’s or Master’s degree instructors
  • 6 levels from beginner to proficient
  • integrated with TOEFL preparation
  • American homestay available
  • students placed in appropriate levels with a placement test
  • curriculum supported by academic ESL textbooks

Course Structure

Our Full-Time Intensive English Program is a 9-week program. Before classes begin, students will take a placement exam to determine in which level they will begin in the following classes.

Core Classes Hours
Speaking & Listening Monday – Thursday, 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Friday, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
Reading & Writing Monday – Thursday, 10:45 AM – 12:15 PM
Friday, 10:15 AM – 11:15 AM
Grammar Monday – Thursday, 1:15 PM – 2:45 PM
Friday, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

The program has the following levels.

Beginner (Level 1) CEFR A1
Low Intermediate (Level 2) CEFR A2
High Intermediate (Level 3) CEFR B1
Low Advanced (Level 4) CEFR B2
High Advanced (Level 5) CEFR C1
Proficient (Level 6) CEFR C2

At the end of the 9-week session, students must have an average class grade of 70% or higher to advance to the next level in any particular class. Students start in the level they test into when they begin at Agape. Students can continue their studies until they have reached the level they desire. Upon completion of their studies, students receive a certificate to show the highest levels they completed.

Tuition & Fees

Initial Fees

Initial fees are paid once and are non-refundable.

Application fee: $100
DHL fee: $100
Homestay reservation fee: $100

2018 Tuition & Fees (without homestay)

Weeks Tuition Site Fees Textbooks Health Insurance TOTAL
9 $2000 $200 $211 $102 $2513
8 $1800 $200 $211 $82 $2293
7 $1600 $200 $211 $72 $2083
6 $1400 $200 $211 $62 $1873
5 $1200 $200 $211 $52 $1663

2018 Tuition & Fees (with homestay)

Weeks Tuition Homestay Site Fees Textbooks Health Insurance TOTAL
9 $2000 $1900 $200 $211 $102 $4413
8 $1800 $1700 $200 $211 $82 $3993
7 $1600 $1500 $200 $211 $72 $3583
6 $1400 $1300 $200 $211 $62 $3173
5 $1200 $1100 $200 $211 $52 $2763

Explanation of Fees

  • Tuition: Includes 21 hours of study per week, Monday to Thursday; and 3 hours of study on Friday.
  • Homestay: Includes a private bedroom; 2 meals per day, Monday to Friday; 3 meals per day, Saturday and Sunday; and transportation to and from school.
  • Site Fees: Fees for classrooms space, computer use, equipment and classroom supplies.
  • Textbooks: Includes 4 textbooks for 3 classes.
  • Health Insurance: Mandatory fee for F-1 visa holders; optional fee for others.