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Academic English, English Course

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 2 months
    Duration
University rank #501 (ARWU) Philadelphia, PA, United States
The Bridge Pathways Academic English program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University) is a comprehensive, in-depth course designed to help you succeed in the U.S. university classroom.
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Overview

Academic Readiness

As a student in our Bridge Pathways Academic English program at Jefferson (Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University), you'll acquire the necessary English language skills to succeed in an academic environment. Our curriculum is designed to help you develop your English proficiency in the four communicative skills— reading, writing, speaking, and listening— while strengthening your study skills and strategies.

Teaching Methodology

You'll learn quickly from the communicative and student-centered approach in all of our classes. You'll be expected to actively participate in activities, discussions, and projects. We encourage our students to constantly practice English while undertaking various academic tasks.

Social & Cultural Immersion

As a BridgePathways student, you'll participate in essential social and cultural immersion experiences to help you become comfortable with living and actively participating in U.S. campus and community environments.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Theme-based Curriculum

You'll study a different theme each week. Themes are related to common areas of undergraduate study and will unify all of your classes. This thematic approach allows you to develop both linguistic skills and content knowledge.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

For more information please visit the programme website!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    3811 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3811 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
  • National

    3811 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3811 USD for the full programme and a duration of 2 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • 8 weeks - $3811
  • 10 weeks - $3970

Living costs for Philadelphia

  • 1313 - 2290 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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