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4 English Language Schools in Chicago 2024

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How our students rated their experience in Chicago


Rating: 4.5/5.0

Overall attractiveness of Chicago
14 authentic ratings from students who reserved a course with us in Chicago

Rating: 3.0/5.0

Friendliness of locals

Rating: 3.0/5.0

Interesing things to do

Rating: 5.0/5.0

Geographic setting

Rating: 4.0/5.0

Public transport

Rating: 4.0/5.0


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What our students said about Chicago


Rating: 5/5

Beautiful city. In winter so cold, but excellent!


Most recent student reviews of language schools in Chicago

Kaplan International Languages

Good place and great environment to improve my english level

29 January 2024
Course: General English - 6 weeks
Student age: 52 years


Rating: 5

| 2 reviews

Information about Chicago

Why Chicago? Home to some of the first skyscrapers, Chicago is one of the most important economic and cultural centres in the USA. It is well known for its architecture, cultural attractions and dynamic urban environment.
Population: XL  2,747,000
Elevation: 179 m. above sea level
Time zone: +4h. (GMT -6)
Region: Illinois, Cook County
Currency: USD
Visa: 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.
Visa requirements data last updated on 01 Dec. 2022 (Source)
For the most up-to-date visa information please consult with the embassy or consulate of USA in your country. List of embassies and consulates of USA on the official website - U.S. Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs.
High season: July
Low season: November
Average course price per week (High season): 296 US$
Average course price per week (Low season): 1,100 US$
Cost of Living:
* 100 = prices in New York
  • Price index excluding rent: 84* (17% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index including rent: 77* (23% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:93* (7% cheaper than New York)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type A
  • Plug Type B
  • Residential voltage: 120 V
  • Frequency: 60 Hz
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Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum
Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Art Institute of Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago
Robie House
Robie House
Navy Pier
Navy Pier
John Hancock Center
John Hancock Center
Wrigley Field
Wrigley Field
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Q&A - Questions and answers about Chicago

  • The school will provide you with the necessary documentation, including the I-20, once you have made your booking on our website and paid in full, never before.
    Rubén De Haro, LanguageCourse.Net - Apr 06, 2023
  • Yes, you can attend a language program for a short period of time while holding a tourist visa.
    Ana Carolina Dos Santos, LanguageCourse.Net - Oct 25, 2022

FAQ about schools in Chicago

  • We have only one partner school in Chicago: Kaplan International Languages, which is SEVP certified.
    Susan Wang, Language Travel Consultant from LanguageCourse.Net - Jan 16, 2023

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