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English for Residents Program

This program is for U.S. residents.

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Tuition & Fees

  • Application & Placement Testing Fee                 $75

  • Annual Resources Fee                                             $75

  • 1 class [Full-Week in-person]                                $190 (per 4 weeks)

  • 2 classes [Full-Week in-person]                           $360 (per 4 weeks)

  • 3 classes [Full-Week in-person]                             $525 (per 4 weeks)

  • Online English Communications class             $300 (per 4 weeks)

  • 1 Half-Week class                                                     $135​ (per 4 weeks)

*Note: pricing is subject to change without notice


Full-week In-person Classes (Monday through Thursday)

  • Speaking & Listening                            

    • 8:00 am – 9:25 am (B1 - B2+ levels only​)

    • 1:05 pm – 2:30 pm

    • 7:45 pm – 9:05 pm

  • Reading & Writing                               

    • 9:30 am – 10:55 am

    • 2:40 pm - 4:05 pm (B1 - B2+ levels only​)

    • 4:30 pm – 5:50 pm

  • Grammar                                                 

    • 11:05 am – 12:30 pm

    • 2:40 pm - 4:05 pm (B1 - B2+ levels only​)

    • 6:15 pm – 7:35 pm

  • TOEFL Preparation                               

    • 1:05 pm – 2:30 pm  (B2 - C2 levels only​)

Not all in-person classes are available at all times.  After you complete the placement tests, you will be given a list of classes to choose from based on your English level and class size. 

Full-week Online Classes (Monday through Thursday)

  • English Communications 

    • 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, 4 days per week.

    • B1-B2+ level

    • This is an intermediate-level live online class. Students develop listening and comprehension through active participation with the teacher and classmates. The focus is on building vocabulary and grammar in the context of students’ understanding of American culture and causal interactions using real-life situations.


Half-Week Hybrid Classes (2 nights per week)

  • Intermediate Everyday/Conversational English

    • B2 - B2+ level (Monday & Wednesday)     6 pm – 7:45 pm

  • Intermediate Academic/Formal English 

    • B1 -B2 level (Tuesday & Thursday)              6 pm – 7:45 pm

  • Advanced English Intercultural Communication 

    • B2 - C2 level (Monday & Wednesday)       5:30 pm – 8:10 pm

  • Advanced Everyday/Conversational English 

    • B2 - C2 level (Tuesday & Thursday)            5:30 pm – 8:10 pm


We also have optional weekly activities 

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Start Dates

Colorado School of English is an open-enrollment school. We have many start dates throughout the year. 


Students may start In-person classes at term start dates (every 4 weeks). Students may start online or hybrid classes as soon as they complete the registration steps.

How to Start

1. Apply online

2. Pay the Invoice. Students need to pay at least the application fee in order to take the placement tests.

2. Take Placement Tests to Assess English Level. We will send the placement tests via email. Students can take them online (or, they can take them at the school).

3. Complete ClassReach Profile. The online school account is where students will find class assignments, zoom links, and other helpful materials. Students will need to complete their profile on ClassReach before starting classes. 

4. Choose Classes. Students can choose the classes that work with their schedule and according to their English level.  

5. Start the Program! 

"My wife joined CSE English residents program for four months and her English is definitely better now."

Daniela Garcés

"I loved the classes that I had!! The teacher always wanted to make us share with our classmates and practice our speaking skills."

Sarah Mirembe

"I enormously appreciated the flexibility of open enrollment, the professional staff assistance, and the faculty's attentive investment towards their students' excellence."
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