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English school in Miami: Open Hearts Language Academy

Among the Top 20% most popular English schools in USA in the last 12 monthsOrganized social activities were rated by students as the best or among the top 20% of all schools in Miami

What we like about the school

  • Student residence right on site
  • Best rated school in Miami
  • Homestay accommodation very close to school
  • Excellent student nationality mix
  • Outdoor swimming pool

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Open Hearts Language Academy

The language school Open Hearts Language Academy was founded in Miami, USA in 1998. OHLA is an award winning language school in the heart of Miami. Our school is centrally located in the most upscale area of the city. It offers a breathtaking view of the bay. Metro station, clubs, restaurants, cafes, museums are all found within walking distance. OHLA Miami has its own student residence right on campus, with 2 swimming pools, jacuzzis and a gym on-site.

The school address is: 825 Brickell Bay Drive. 18 Floor, 33131 - Miami (USA).

Accreditations and Quality seals

AAIEPNAFSASEVPPreferential Terms in Case of Visa RefusalCEA

School Size:

Facilities

  • Cafeteria

  • Restaurant

  • Kitchen for student use

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Drink vending machine

  • Computer lab

  • Free after-class access to language learning software

  • Lounge

  • Student support desk

  • Copy machine

  • Printer for student use

  • Gym

  • Outdoor swimming pool

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

Facilities for disabled students

  • Disabled car park

  • Wheelchair access to classroom

  • Disabled toilet

  • Wheelchair access to reception

  • Wheelchair access to cafeteria

Classroom equipment

  • TV in all classrooms

  • Electronic whiteboard in most classrooms

  • Air conditioning in all classrooms

  • Heating in all classrooms

  • Ample natural light in all classrooms

Number of classrooms:

25

Number of public PC workstations:

50

Prices include

  • Internet access and use of school computers
  • Free access to swimming pool
  • Wireless LAN zone at school
  • Free certificate of course attendance
  • Free airport pickup for all junior courses (both ways)
  • Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • Language level placement test before arrival
  • Free consultation about suitable college/university programs by qualified consultant
  • Free assistance in applying to college/university programs by qualified consultant
  • Free assistance in finding flats for long-term students

Course material:

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 50-150 US$ per course.

Average number of students

  • Adult courses in summer: 385
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 240
  • Junior courses in summer: 650
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 120

Average age of students

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses in summer: 8
  • Adult courses throughout the year: 8
  • Junior courses in summer: 5
  • Junior courses throughout the year: 5

Minimum age of students

  • 16 years
  • 12 years for specific Junior courses

English teacher qualifications

  • 100 % hold a university degree
  • 100 % hold a recognised language teaching qualification

Languages spoken by school staff (cannot be guaranteed by school):

9
2
3
9
11
5
8
4
2
3
4
3
1
3
10
1

Airport transfer

Best arrival airport is Miami International (MIA). It takes 20 minutes by taxi  to school.

Language school closed

In 2017 (including national and regional bank holidays): 02.Jan.2017, 06.Jan.2017, 16.Jan.2017, 20.Feb.2017, 31.Mar.2017, 14.Apr.2017, 29.May.2017, 23.Jun.2017, 04.Jul.2017, 18.Aug.2017, 04.Sep.2017, 13.Oct.2017, 23.Nov.2017, 24.Nov.2017, 25.Dec.2017, 26.Dec.2017

If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are classes recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

Spanish Courses

All prices in US$ (convert currency). Below the original school prices are displayed.
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Price in US$
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Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 120.00 US$
Individual classesSingle individual lessons of tuition can be reserved at 52 US$. The combination of group and individual lessons is highly recommended. Individual lessons will encourage you to actively speak the foreign language and will offer you the opportunity to discuss individual problems and weaknesses.
Comments about courses:

Accommodation

weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in US$--590885118029510050
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Live on campus. Just an elevator's ride away from class. Students have access to on-site swimming pools, gym and jacuzzis free of charge.
Price extra night:
60 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Triple room.
Distance from school:
3 minutes walking (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 18
weeks1234Additional WeekOne-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in US$--5307951060265175
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Due to the nature of the city many of our families are of Hispanic heritage. As such, students may encounter families that speak both English and Spanish.
Distance from school can vary from 60 to 75 minutes by public transport.
Price extra night:
60 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
60 minutes by public transport
Includes:
TV, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Dates
High season dates 03.Jun.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 50 US$
weeks1234Additional WeekOne-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in US$--430645860215195
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Due to the nature of the city many of our families are of Hispanic heritage. As such, students may encounter families that speak both English and Spanish.
If students select a shared room and they book alone, the school will allocate a same gender roommate for them – roommates might speak the same native language.
Distance from school can vary from 60 to 75 minutes by public transport.
Price extra night:
50 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room.
Distance from school:
48 minutes by public transport (average reported by our former students)
Includes:
TV, Daily cleaning, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, Breakfast & dinner, Shared bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Dates
High season dates 03.Jun.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
High season
High season supplement per week: 50 US$
weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in US$--58087011602907550
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Located next to the metro station, near restaurants and clubs, and with a grocery store and pharmacy just across the street. It is an easy walk to OHLA and there is a free shuttle service to take you to school in the mornings. The residence has 24-hour security. Studios with two beds, a fully equipped kitchen, an over-sized workspace with computer data port.
Price extra night:
55 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Double room.
Distance from school:
10 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Dates
Fully booked on: 03.Sep.2017 - 31.Dec.2017
weeks1234Additional WeekDeposit (refundable)*One-time fee
(charged by school)
Price in US$--1280201026806707550
Prices based on accommodation from Sunday to Saturday
Price per person
Located next to the metro station, near restaurants and clubs, and with a grocery store and pharmacy just across the street. It is an easy walk to OHLA and there is a free shuttle service to take you to school in the mornings. The residence has 24-hour security and studios have a fully-equipped kitchen as well as an oversized workspace with computer data port.
Price extra night:
105 US$ (Individual extra nights bookable at indicated extra night price)
Room Occupancy:
Single room.
Distance from school:
10 minutes walking
Includes:
TV, Phone, Towels, Bedding/linen, Weekly cleaning, Access to laundry service, Kitchen, Access to Wifi in building (free WIFI), Heating, Air conditioning, No meals, Private bathroom.
Age of students
Minimum age of students: 16
Dates
Fully booked on: 03.Jun.2017 - 02.Sep.2017
  • Max. 1 student of each nationality possible?yes
  • Single room: on request
  • Optional airport transfer
    Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport:for 100 US$(one way);for 200 US$(return trip)
    Miami International Airport:for 80 US$(one way);for 150 US$(return trip)

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Dancing5 km
Diving5 km
Golf5 km
Music5 km
Sailing5 km
Squash5 km
Tennis5 km
Volleyball5 km
Windsurfing5 km

Reviews

City
4.4/5.0 
Organisation
4.2/5.0 
Facilities
3.8/5.0 
Social activities
4.0/5.0 
Course quality / Progress in language
3.9/5.0 
Value for money
3.8/5.0 
Accommodation
Homestay
4.1/5.0 
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.2/5.0 
Other
4.1/5.0 
Students liked about Open Hearts Language Academy, Miami
The courses are very interesting and not at all boring
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
5.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
3.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Other
4.0/5.0
Shared Flat (apartment)
4.0/5.0
people you meet there, it is a unique experience.
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
3.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
3.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
3.0/5.0
The good atmosphere in the class
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
4.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
5.0/5.0
School organization
5.0/5.0
Social activities
5.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
5.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Very good host family, was very well received.
The availability of thestaff
Overall rating
5.0/5.0
Value for money
4.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
3.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
4.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Other
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: If you want to know more people is better to choose the residence, but if you want to know the city is better to choose other sort accommodation, so you will be more encouraged to visit the city!
The social activities
Overall rating
4.0/5.0
Value for money
3.0/5.0
Detailed review
City/place
5.0/5.0
Facilities (library, classrooms)
4.0/5.0
Quality of teaching / language progress
3.0/5.0
School organization
4.0/5.0
Social activities
4.0/5.0
Accommodation
Homestay
4.0/5.0
Additional information
Insider tips about what future students should not miss: Go in a group, it is cheaper

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