CEL College of English Language
CEL in Southern California is a great school for students that wish for an accredited, unique and experience school to further their English education.
What makes us unique
Very small classes (average of 6-7 students, maximum of 10 students per class) – most schools in the US have a maximum of 15
Very nice nationality mix: 50 - 55% from Europe, 25 - 30% from Asia, 10 - 15% from Brazil & Latin America and 3 - 4% from the Middle East
Each school is located in very desirable areas in Southern California! Close to beaches, nightlife, and tourist hot spots!
Most residential accommodation options (especially in San Diego Downtown & Pacific Beach) are in walking distance and offer private bathrooms
Fun activities are set up weekly to get to know your classmates and explore your new city!
Very attractive Junior Summer Camp in San Diego with an English & Surfing Program
English language courses in the USA
Most students attending CEL choose a General English course. This course focuses on all parts of the English Language including, grammar, writing, reading and conversation. Students can apply for 20, 24 or 30 lessons per week in General English.
TOEFL Exam Preparation
Most US Colleges and Universities require potential students to pass a TOEFL test before their acceptance into the school. CEL’s TOEFL course prepares students to take this test. CEL offers 20 or 24 lessons per week for students taking this course.
Cambridge Exam Preparation
The Cambridge test is usually used before acceptance into European and other International Colleges and Universities before acceptance into their school. Students that would like to study before taking the Cambridge test will find this course to be very helpful.CEL students in this course could take either 20 or 30 lessons per week.
English & Surfing
All CEL campuses are located within minutes of California's pinnacle beaches! 2 afternoons a week students are taught to surf by well experienced instructors. This surf can be combined with any English course at CEL.
3 exciting locations in California
San Diego Downtown
Downtown San Diego is well known for its lively nightlife and perfect weather! Students are able to enjoy all that San Diego has to offer in this school’s central location. From art, to food and Southern California culture, students can experience the most out of their travels by attending CEL Downtown San Diego!
San Diego Pacific Beach
Pacific Beach one of San Diego’s most popular seaside neighborhoods. In Pacific Beach students can enjoy the ocean breeze and California sunshine from their classrooms. Pacific beach is well known for their surf spots and lively clubs and nightlife!
Los Angeles Santa Monica
Santa Monica is one of the worlds well known seaside cities. Locals and tourists alike fall in love with the energy of the city on the beach. Santa Monica is a perfect destination for students wishing to live the “California Lifestyle” with its numerous shops, restaurants, and sightseeing hotspots!
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