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Programs

Colorado School of English is an open-enrollment school. We have many start dates throughout the year -- please click here to view our calendar. Each of our classes is divided by skill level, allowing for smaller class sizes and more personalized instruction.

*We are currently offering both in-person and online classes to students in Colorado. 

If you plan to attend online classes, you will need to have a laptop/computer/tablet that can access Zoom. You will also need to have a webcam and a microphone to communicate with your teacher and classmates online.

Textbooks are available for purchase at CSE or online. All other learning materials will be provided electronically via the student management system, ClassReach.

We have 4 sessions per year, each 12 weeks long. It is possible for a student to pass from one level to the next after one session, depending on the student's skill level and attendance. See our programs below to find one that suits you!

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Intensive English Program

Our Intensive English Program is available to F1 visa holders. This full-time program is 18 hours per week, Monday through Thursday. Our classes begin at 9:30 am and end at 2:30 pm. The program consists of 3 different classes: Reading & Writing, Grammar, and Speaking & Listening (or TOEFL Prep).

 

We are an open enrollment school. You can study with us for up to 3 years in order to reach your English-language goals. 

Application Fee (F1): $165

*Application Fee (F2): $75 

  • *The F2 application fee applies to any dependents who will be traveling with the F1 student (i.e. spouse, children).

 

Tuition Paid by Term: $750

(1 Term = 4 weeks)

Transferring from another ESL school in the United States?

  • Application fee (F1): $75 

  • Application fee (F2): $35

Current Promotion**

Transfer students pay just $675/term!*

Contact us for more information.

*Only applicable to F1 transfer students.

**Pricing subject to change without notice.

We are currently offering both in-person and online classes.*

*F1 students arriving from out of the country after March 2020 are required to attend at least some of their classes in-person, as per SEVP regulations.

**Pricing subject to change without notice.

Focus on English Grammar, Speaking, or Writing

Our Focus programs are perfect for B1/B2 visa holders (tourists).

 

Classes run Monday through Thursday from 9:30 am - 2:30 pm. Students can choose to enroll in 1, 2, or 3 of the following courses:

  1. Reading & Writing (9:30 am)

  2. Grammar (11:05 am)

  3. Speaking & Listening (1:05 pm)

    • or TOEFL Prep (1:05 pm)

 

Application Fee: $75

Tuition Options: ​

  • Day Classes

    • 1 class per day/4 days per week:

      • $250/4 weeks

    • 2 classes per day/4 days per week:

      • $500/4 weeks

    • 3 classes per day/4 days per week:

      • $750/4 weeks

We are currently offering both in-person and online classes.

**Pricing subject to change without notice.

English for Au Pairs

Learn general and academic English and earn your credits at your own pace!

Enrollment and completion in our English for Au Pairs Program will satisfy the requirements of your J1 visa. We offer day and evening classes.

 

1 credit = 12 hours = 8 day classes or 6 evening classes

Day Classes

We offer 3 classes (1.5 hours each) per day between 9:30 am - 2:30 pm (Mountain Time) Monday - Thursday. These classes are separated by level.

Au Pairs can choose to enroll in 1, 2, or 3 of the following classes and can attend class when it works for their schedule:

  1. Reading & Writing (9:30 am)

  2. Grammar (11:00 am)

  3. Speaking & Listening (1:05 pm)

    • or TOEFL Prep (1:05 pm)

Evening Classes

Each class runs for 2 hours on two days of the week. Au Pairs can enroll in as many classes as they qualify for and attend class when it works for their schedule.

Available evening classes (Mountain Time):

Intermediate 

  • Intro to TOEFL Preparation (B1 - B2)

    • Monday & Wednesday 6 – 7:45pm

  • Everyday English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Monday & Wednesday 6:30 – 8:15 pm 

    • Includes everyday grammar, reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.

  •  Cognitive English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 6 – 7 pm + 1 hour of required homework 

    • Focuses on receptive English skills, specifically reading and listening, and grammar.

  • Creative English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm + 1 hour of required homework

    • Focuses on productive English skills, specifically writing, speaking, and grammar. 

Advanced [restricted to upper levels]

  • TOEFL Preparation (B2+ and higher)  

    • Monday & Wednesday 6pm – 8pm

  • Advanced English Comprehension (B2 and higher)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 6 – 7 pm + 1 hour of required homework  

    • Focuses on receptive skills, specifically reading, listening, and grammar.

  • Advanced English Communication (B2  and higher)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 7:30 – 8:30 pm + 1 hour of required homework 

    • Focuses on productive skills, specifically  writing, speaking, and grammar.

Application Fee: $25

 

Tuition: $100 per credit. 

*Purchase 6 credits at once and pay only $480.

We are currently offering both in-person and online classes, however all students must reside in Colorado. Please check with your agency to ensure compliance with your J1 visa regulations.

**Pricing subject to change without notice.

English for Residents

We offer 3 classes each day (Monday - Thursday) between 9:30 am - 2:30 pm.

Students can choose which skills to focus on and attend class when it works for their schedule.

This program is for U.S. residents with proof of residency.

Day Classes (Monday - Thursday)

*These classes are separated by level

  1. Reading & Writing (9:30 am)

  2. Grammar (11:00 am)

  3. Speaking & Listening (1:05 pm)

    • or TOEFL Prep (1:05 pm)

Evening Classes (2 days/week)

Intermediate 

  • Intro to TOEFL Preparation (B1 - B2)

    • Monday & Wednesday 6 – 7:45pm

  • Everyday English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Monday & Wednesday 6:30 – 8:15 pm 

    • Includes everyday grammar, reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills.

  •  Cognitive English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 6 – 7 pm + 1 hour of required homework 

    • Focuses on receptive English skills, specifically reading and listening, and grammar.

  • Creative English Skills (B1 - B2)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 7:10 pm – 8:10 pm + 1 hour of required homework

    • Focuses on productive English skills, specifically writing, speaking, and grammar. 

Advanced [restricted to upper levels]

  • TOEFL Preparation (B2+ and higher)  

    • Monday & Wednesday 6pm – 8pm

  • Advanced English Comprehension (B2 and higher)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 6 – 7 pm + 1 hour of required homework  

    • Focuses on receptive skills, specifically reading, listening, and grammar.

  • Advanced English Communication (B2  and higher)

    • Tuesday & Thursday 7:30 – 8:30 pm + 1 hour of required homework 

    • Focuses on productive skills, specifically  writing, speaking, and grammar.

Application Fee: $75

Tuition Options: 

  • Day Classes

    • 1 class per day/4 days per week:

      • $175/4 weeks

    • 2 classes per day/4 days per week:

      • $350/4 weeks

    • 3 classes per day/4 days per week:

      • $525/4 weeks

  • Evening Classes

    • 1 class per day/2 days per week: $115/4 weeks​

We are currently offering both in-person and online classes, however all students must reside in Colorado.

**Pricing subject to change without notice.

We also offer customized programs for individuals or groups. Classes can be taught at our school or at an off-site location. 

Prices vary depending on number of students, number of levels, distance from school. 

Contact us for a customized quote.