Why study abroad in the USA?
“England and America are two countries separated by the same language.”
George Bernard Shaw, Irish playwright

The University system in the USA receives more international students than any other country. Home to hundreds of prestigious universities, including five of the top ten ranked universities in the world, it’s not hard to see the appeal. Thanks to the great reputation of the universities, US college degrees certainly help to enhance your CV and future job prospects with the top companies. With such a vast choice of colleges and courses, finding the right study abroad programme for you can be a challenge.

A study abroad programme at one of LSI’s schools in the USA will ensure you reach the level of English you’ll need for your university programme. LSI has partnership agreements with many popular colleges and universities throughout the US, some of whom accept LSI’s language levels as proof of English. LSI university counsellors offer support and guidance to students on our study abroad programmes seeking to continue their studies at a US university or college.

When you study English with LSI, you’ll be studying in some of the most exciting locations in the US. Whether you prefer the buzz and constant energy of New York, the Californian chill of San Diego, the cultured and academic ambience of Boston or the charm of the college town of Berkeley, you’ll discover the various faces of this fascinating country.

Our Locations

San Francisco/Berkeley

Home to the world famous University of California, Berkeley is a college town with a difference. With a long history of liberal and pacifist traditions, Berkeley is a magnet for scholars, free-thinkers and activists. Study abroad students will feel at ease in this most tolerant and inclusive of American cities.  San Francisco with its well-known attractions is just 25 minutes away by train whilst Yosemite National Park and the vineyards of Napa and Sonoma are easy day trips.

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San Diego

Get ready to embrace the outdoors when you study abroad in San Diego. With year-round sunshine, miles of sandy beaches and a warm temperate climate, San Diego has become a hub for water sport enthusiasts and sunseekers. With Mexico, Los Angeles, Las Vegas and the Grand Canyon all within easy reach, this laid-back California city makes the perfect base to explore from.

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New York

When you Study abroad in New York you'll feel like you've walked straight onto a movie set.Whether you've ever visited New York  City or not, it  will already seem familiar through the countless films and TV programmes. Macey's, Central Park, the Statue of Libety, the Rockfeller Building, Times Square - to name just a few of NYC's iconic locations. There's just so much to discover and our study abroad programmes are the perfect way to spend time in this wonderful city. From the moment you arrive to when you leave, our experienced team will be on hand to advise you and ensure that your study abroad in New York will be a trully unforgettable experience.

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Study abroad in Boston and be surrounded by some of the world's top universities and colleges.  A city famed for it's culture as well as it's education, a study abroad programme in Boston will reveal another side of the USA, far from the commercial razzamatazz associated with other American cities. Step outside the city, and discover the beauty of New England,  indulge in whale watching or enjoy the local seafood delicacies. Our advisors will be on hand at every step of the way, ensuring that your study abroad will be a truly life enhancing experience. 

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Teacher Homestay

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Live and study in your private teacher's home. Language lessons and cultural excursions. Programmes available in 30 countries.
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