Custom-Designed Group Programs

University Programs

Teacher Education Program

Be ready to strengthen your teaching of English courses! This 4-week program includes instruction of English Language and US Culture and EFL/ESL Teaching Methodology. Students will attend ESL programs throughout the metropolitan area to receive hands on experience.

Your experience will include:

  • Two hours of English Language and US Culture per day
  • Two hours of EFL/ESL Teaching Methodology per day
  • Visits to ESL programs
  • Social and Cultural Activities
  • Homestay or University Housing
  • Certificate of Completion

Teacher Education Program Costs

Tuition$2,662
Health Insurance$378
International Student Fee$80
Books$200
Social Activity$100
ALI Scholarship-$800
TOTAL$2,620

Business English Certificate Program

This 4-week program includes 20-25 hours of intensive English instruction (Grammar, Writing, Reading & Vocabulary, Speaking & Listening) and 4 hours of Business Classes (in a topic of interest) each week. Students will have 4 educational visits to businesses as well as Social and Cultural Activities. At the end of the program, students will receive a Certificate of Completion.

Your experience will include:

  • 20-25 hours of Intensive English Instruction per week
  • Four hours of Business classes per week
  • Four educational visits to businesses (1 per week)
  • Social and Cultural Activities
  • Homestay or University Housing
  • Certificates of Completion

Business Certificate Program Costs

Tuition$2,662
Health Insurance$378
International Student fee$80
Books$200
Social Activity fee$100
Additional Business Cost$200
ALI Scholarship$800
TOTAL$2,820

Intensive English and US Culture Program

This 4-week program provides 20-25 hours of intensive English instruction (Grammar, Writing, Reading & Vocabulary, Speaking & Listening) each week. Beyond the emphasis on US academic culture in the classroom, the program includes Social and Cultural Activities that explore what makes the US the country that it is. At the end of the program, students receive a Certificate of Completion.

Your experience will include:

  • 20-25 hours of Intensive English Instruction per week
  • Social and Cultural Activities
  • Homestay or University Housing
  • Certificates of Completion
  • Partial scholarship

Intensive English and Culture Costs

Tuition$2,662
Health Insurance$378
International Student Fee$80
Books$200
Social Activity fee$100
ALI Scholarship-$800
TOTAL$2,620

Legal English Workshop (LEW)

This 4-week program is for law students looking to enhance their legal English vocabulary and become acquainted with the US legal system. The first 2 weeks provide advanced English instruction incorporating law vocabulary. The remainder of the workshop introduces key legal topics in a teaching style used in US law schools.

Your experience will include:

  • 20-25 hours of instruction per week
  • Homestay or University Housing
  • Certificates of Completion

Requirements:

A minimum score of 5.0 on the IELTS or 55 on the TOEFL (iBT) is required. Students from partner universities can get a waiver of the English requirement, provided that the university confirms proficiency in the English language.

Interested students are required to pay a $100 deposit. This amount will be deducted from the cost of the course.

Legal English Workshop Costs

Tuition$2,000
Health Insurance$378
International Student fee$80
Materials$150
TOTAL$2,608*

*Partner discount $400

Homestay costs vary depending on the time of semester. Contact ALI for details.

International Student Fee costs $40 during summer semester and $80 during the fall and spring semesters.


High School Programs

High School Leadership Academy

The High School Leadership Academy is a summer camp, available in 2, 3, and 4 week sessions. Cost is based on the number of weeks in your session. The program includes 18 hours of English Language Instruction and visits to a University class of interest. Students will improve their English as well as experience social and cultural activities.

The program includes:

  • Studying intensive English 15 Hours per week with a focus on US university academic culture
  • Visiting academic departments at UMKC
  • Building leadership skills during multicultural activities

As a student, you will live on campus in one of our dormitories, mix with US students and eat in the campus cafeteria. You will have access to state-of-the art computer labs, a modern gym facility with indoor pool and free access to campus sporting events. City transportation is also free.
A minimum of 10 students are required for the project, and a group coordinator is required to participate.
Group coordinators receive free tuition and housing, but are responsible for all meals.

Program Cost: $970 (per week)

High School – University Connection Program

The High School-University Connection Program is a summer camp, available in 2, 3, and 4 week sessions. Cost is based on the number of weeks in your session. The program includes 18 hours of English Language Instruction and visits to a University class of interest. Students will improve their English as well as experience social and cultural activities.

The program includes:

  • Studying intensive English 15 Hours per week with a focus on US university academic culture
  • Visiting an academic department at UMKC
  • Meeting with advisors in academic departments at UMKC

As a student, you will live on campus in one of our dormitories, mix with US students and eat in the campus cafeteria. You will have access to state-of-the art computer labs, a modern gym facility with indoor pool and free access to campus sporting events. City transportation is also free.
A minimum of 10 students are required for the project, and a group coordinator is required to participate.
Group coordinators receive free tuition and housing, but are responsible for all meals.

Program Cost: $970 (per week)

We can customize a program to fit your needs.
Contact Us for more information.