Welcome to California Language Academy

Los Angeles | San Diego

At California Language Academy, we are a family owned and operated, boutique, a language school that treats all our students, staff and partners like part of the family. Our mission and our passion is to provide personalized, intimate and engaging English classes.

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California Language Academy was founded on the idea that language is living and vibrant. It must be experienced in order to be fully appreciated and understood. We offer part-time and full-time English classes in Los Angeles and San Diego. At California Language Academy, we are passionate about getting to know each person who walks through our doors and we go out of our way to create a warm and personalized classroom experience. That’s what makes us different! We look forward to personally welcoming you to our fun and unique California Language Academy family!

Why CLA?

59074_location.png We have two beautiful Southern California locations in Los Angeles & San Diego that are located close to restaurants, shopping, attractions, and beaches.
59076_intimateexperience.png Students are not just a number, they are part of our family. Teachers and staff want to get to know you. We have small class sizes of a maximum of 10 students per class for personalized attention.
59075_studentservice.png We are fully accredited by a dedicated student services manager who can help with student visas, housing, activities and more so you have a comfortable and authentic experience.
59077_customizedsyllabi.png Lessons are student-centered and held outside at least once a month for real-world application. Fun is the sun!
59078_accreditationandawards.png CLA is nominated for the Star Awards 2017 Best Languages School in North America and 99% of our students would recommend us to their friends and family.
59080_idealclassromenvironment.png Our class sizes are small and very diverse to focus on the individual needs of every student. We have students from over 45 different countries for an excellent nationality mix.
59079_bluebackground.png "I went to other schools before, but never felt like this! I never felt like I was part of a big family! Everyone is so friendly and warm and this whole trip has been so much fun! My homestay, Meggie, is perfect and Roland so funny! I don't want to go back home."

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Programs taught in:
English

This school also offers:

Courses

California Language Academy

Our Business English Programs in Los Angeles and San Diego are the perfect English program to help students prepare for whatever situation they find themselves in by work ... [+]

Our Business English Programs in Los Angeles and San Diego are the perfect English program to help students prepare for whatever situation they find themselves in by working on Business etiquette, memo writing, e-mail correspondence, and office setting vocabulary.

Business English Programs Highlights

Topics include: Resume Writing, Business Communication, and Vocabulary, Interview Skills, Email Etiquette. Learn Business English skills and improve all general English skill areas at the same time! Weekly Hot Topics, presentation practice, and off-site activities give students real-world, hands-on practice. Class sizes are small (maximum of 10 students) for personal, individualized attention. Teachers are highly-qualified, certified, passionate and professional. Classes are conducted in our modern facilities. Classes start on most Mondays. Study on a Student or Tourist Visa Affordable tuition costs and discounts available for long-term enrollment ... [-]
USA Los Angeles San Diego
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 52 weeks
Campus
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California Language Academy

California Language Academy’s Exam Preparation Programs are specifically designed for international students who want to further their education at an American college or ... [+]

California Language Academy’s Exam Preparation Programs are specifically designed for international students who want to further their education at an American college or university, or for students wanting to advance within their companies or career. We can help you prepare for the TOEFL iBT, IELTS, CAE/FCE and TOEIC or any other English proficiency Exam.

Exam Preparation Programs Highlights

Improve test taking skills and improve overall English skill areas at the same time! Class sizes are small (maximum of 10 students) for personal, individualized attention. Teachers are experienced, certified, and professional. Weekly Hot Topics, presentations, and off-site activities give students real-world, hands-on practice. Classes are conducted in our modern facilities. Classes start on most Mondays. Study on a Student or Tourist Visa Affordable tuition costs and discounts available for long-term enrollment Exam Preparation Programs available: TOEFL, IELTS, CAE/FCE and TOEIC. ... [-]
USA Los Angeles San Diego
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 52 weeks
Campus
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California Language Academy

California Language Academy hosts an amazing Junior Study Tour Program. This program is perfectly designed for students to study English in the morning, be immersed in fu ... [+]

California Language Academy hosts an amazing Junior Study Tour Program. This program is perfectly designed for students to study English in the morning, be immersed in fun cultural activities unique to Southern California and live with an American Homestay to continue to improve language skills and make friendships that last a lifetime.

Junior Study Tour Program Highlights

Summer, Winter and Customizable programs available Available in Los Angeles and San Diego Homestay – shared occupancy, half-board (Breakfast & Dinner) Half-day afternoon activities four times per week Full-day excursion every Sunday Newspaper with memories and pictures Spend time with students from around the world Around-the-clock exposure to American culture and language Round-trip airport transfer Includes texts and materials Certificate of Completion ... [-]
USA Los Angeles San Diego
Open Enrollment
Part-time
1 - 4 weeks
Campus
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California Language Academy

Our General English Programs are taught in small and engaging classes (max 10 per class) using the student-centered learning environment. You have the freedom to choose t ... [+]

Our mission is to provide high-quality, personalized language training that you can immediately apply in the real world. Our General English Programs are taught in small and engaging classes (maximum of 10 students per class) using the student-centered learning environment. You have the freedom to choose the program that best meets your goals and will be taught by experienced teachers that are passionate about the success of each student.

General English Programs Highlights

Fully accredited programs Teachers are highly-qualified, certified, passionate and professional Classes are held in our modern facilities in Los Angeles and San Diego Open to all levels from Beginner to Advanced Classes start on most Mondays Planned social outings and "Hot Topics" are woven into the daily lessons for real world practice Study all English skill areas including Reading, Writing, Grammar, Listening & Speaking Part-time and Full-time options available Study on a Student (F1) or Tourist visa Affordable tuition costs and discounts available for long term enrollment ... [-]
USA Los Angeles San Diego
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 52 weeks
Campus
Read more in English

Undergraduate Pathway

California Language Academy

We have built strong partnerships with several well-respected colleges and universities. Many of these schools will issue a conditional letter of acceptance! Upon success ... [+]

We have built strong partnerships with several well-respected colleges and universities. Many of these schools will issue a conditional letter of acceptance! Upon successful completion of our programs, we can help you enroll in these colleges and universities without taking the TOEFL test!

Pathway to College Program Highlights

Focus on improving academic skills and overall English skill areas at the same time Maximum of 10 students per class for personal, individualized and student-centered lessons Teachers are highly-qualified, certified, passionate and professional Classes are conducted in our modern facilities TOEFL test is not needed with our partners Classes start on most Mondays Study on a Student or Tourist Visa Affordable tuition costs and discounts available for long-term enrollment ... [-]
USA Los Angeles San Diego
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 52 weeks
Campus
Read more in English

CLA Los Angeles, An Intimate Language Experience

Address
8632 S. Sepulveda Blvd, Suite # 205
California 90045 Los Angeles, California, USA
Address
1133 Sixth Street
California 92101 San Diego, California, USA