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Central Pacific College, Honolulu, USA


Rating: 5.0/5.0

1221 Kapiolani Boulevard, Suite 740 - 96814 Honolulu - see on map

What we like about the school

  • Central location: only a few minutes’ walk to Ala Moana Center, the largest shopping center in Hawaii and Ala Moana beach.
  • Apartment - shared / Residence accommodation very close to school
  • Free assistance in applying to college/university programmes by a qualified consultant.

What we dislike about the school

  • Younger students should consider that the average age of students at this school is significantly higher than at most other schools.
  • Nationality mix could be more balanced. 70% of students are from Japan

English Courses

General Language
Exam Preparation
Information for all courses offered by Central Pacific College
Lesson duration: 50 minutes
School's administrative fee: 150.00 US$
Level testA test to assess your exact language level takes place at the school on the first day of the course.
Days without class
In 2022 (including national and regional bank holidays):
01 Jan. 2022, 20 Jan. 2022, 17 Feb. 2022, 25 May 2022, 03 Jul. 2022, 04 Jul. 2022, 07 Sep. 2022, 12 Oct. 2022, 11 Nov. 2022, 26 Nov. 2022, 25 Dec. 2022.
If a bank holiday falls on a weekday there is no refund nor are missed lessons recuperated. This is the case for the majority of language schools.

Our price includes

  • INCLUDED Organized activities
  • INCLUDED Internet access and use of school computers
  • INCLUDED Wireless LAN zone at school
  • INCLUDED Free certificate of course attendance
  • INCLUDED Language level placement test at first day of classes
  • INCLUDED Free consultation about suitable college/university programs by a qualified consultant
  • INCLUDED Free assistance in applying to college/university programs by a qualified consultant
  • INCLUDED Paid assistance in finding flats for long-term students at 270US$

Course material

Generally course material has to be purchased by the student. The costs of course material will be approximately 120 US$ per course level.
Note: All courses offered by Central Pacific College, Honolulu can be reserved online with LanguageCourse.Net. In case a course is not listed above, just let us know.

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Central Pacific College (CPC)

    • Location: Central Pacific College (CPC) Honolulu is located in the vibrant capital city of Hawaii, Honolulu. The school is in the city centre, just a short walk from the downtown area, Ala Moana Beach Park, Ala Moana Shopping Center and Magic Island. There are also several shops, restaurants, cafés and shopping centres close by, with the ...
    • nearest beach only a 5-minute walk from the school's front doors. Attractions such as the Diamond Head Volcano crater, Waikiki Beach, and Pearl Harbour are just a short journey away, ensuring students have much to see and do inside and outside the classroom. The Daniel K. Inouye International Airport is around 10 km from the school.

      School facilities: CPC Honolulu has fantastic facilities, offering students a lounge area, rooftop terrace, fridge and microwave use, and free WIFI. All classrooms are equipped with televisions, air conditioning and ample natural light to create an optimal learning environment.

      Course selection: The school offers courses for students of all ages and levels, with adult and junior courses available at various times throughout the year. Adult courses range from short to long term programmes and junior courses are available with various start dates throughout the spring and summer months.

      Additional information: The staff at CPCP Honolulu are happy to consult with students about suitable college or university programmes available to them. They are also experienced and available to assist throughout the whole college or university application process.

      Accreditations and Associations: CPC Honolulu is accredited by ACCET, NAFSA and SEVP.
      • The language school Central Pacific College was founded in Honolulu, USA in 2004.
      • Legal name / parent company: Ambitious LLC
      • Tax registration ID: 26-0861109
      • Abbreviated name of school: CPC Honolulu
      • Covid-19 Status: School currently open

Accreditations and Quality seals

Preferential Terms in Case of Visa Refusal

English teacher qualifications

  • 100% hold a university degree
  • 50% hold a recognised language teaching qualification

First day of course:

Written and oral level test is performed. Students should arrive at 8:15

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

Student gender mix:

31% male / 69% female

School Size:

  • Microwave for student use

  • Fridge for student use

  • Snack vending machine

  • Lounge

  • Rooftop terrace

  • Free water dispenser

  • Free WIFI

  • Facilities for islamic students

    • Homestay option for female islamic students where no men are living in household and that prepare halal food

  • Classroom equipment

    • TV in all classrooms

    • Air conditioning in all classrooms

    • Ample natural light in all classrooms

    Number of classrooms: 8
    Number of public PC workstations: 1

    Facilities for disabled students

    • Wheelchair access to classroom

    • Accessible Toilet

    • Wheelchair access to reception

Offer for returning students

You will be refunded/waived the school's administration fee If you already attended previously a course at Central Pacific College and you book here.

Payment methods accepted for payments made directly to the school

  • Visa - logo
  • Mastercard - logo
  • American Express - logo
  • JCB - logo
  • Bank Transfer - logo

Student Age / Nationality

Average number of students

  • In summer: 12
  • Throughout the year: 8
  • Junior courses - In summer: 25

Minimum age of students

  • 17 years
  • 6 years for specific Junior courses

Average number of levels

  • Adult courses In summer: 8
  • Adult courses Throughout the year: 8
  • Junior courses In summer: 2
  • Junior courses Throughout the year: 2

Average age of students

Top student nationalities

Age of students

Airport transfer

Optional airport transfer

Honolulu International Airport:
130 US$ one way
260 US$ return (both ways)

Visa Documents

Nationals from USA do not require a visa for travelling to USA and attending a language course. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.
Nationals from countries that require a visa will receive documents from the school, related to booking confirmation, which is required for the visa application.
Full payment of all fees required before school dispatches documents required for visa application:
Express shipment fee (via courier):
100 US$
Preferential cancellation terms in case of visa refusal:
School agreed that students booking online on this site will benefit from preferential cancellation fees in case of visa refusal, and in this case will never exceed EUR 180.

Leisure activities

activity possibledistance from school
Baseball2 km
Basketball2 km
Dancing1 km
Diving1 km
Horse riding-
Swimming1 km
Table Tennis-
Tennis1 km
Volleyball1 km
Windsurfing2 km
Yoga1 km




Rating: 5.0/5.0

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What students liked about Central Pacific College, Honolulu
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Condominium Residence


Additional information
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Brochure 2021 for Central Pacific College, Honolulu
Brochure 2021 for Central Pacific College, Honolulu


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    FAQ about Central Pacific College, Honolulu

  • The minimum required level to book the Club Keiki Programme for students from 6 to 14 years old is A2 - Elementary. The programme includes four hours of cultural activities in the morning including lunch and English classes in the afternoon.
    Ana Carolina from LanguageCourse.net
  • The accommodation Condominium Residence is the most popular among all our clients of Central Pacific College
  • Yes. The school offers pickup from Honolulu International Airport (130 US$)
  • Depending on the chosen course, the maximum number of students at Central Pacific College varies from 12 students (Club Keiki Program) to 14 students (Short-Term English Program (STEP))
  • 100% of teachers at Central Pacific College hold a university degree. 50% hold a recognized language teaching certificate.
  • Yes, there is an exclusive discount that only applies when booking online here.
  • Central Pacific College offers courses from 6 years (Club Keiki Program, 15 lessons per week) to 99. Average age is 30 during the summer and 35 for the rest of the year.
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