A more recent school, the SoHo school is a beautiful building specially designed for Kaplan students’ needs. It is located in the arty and trendy neighborhood of SoHo in Lower Manhattan. For more information check the school website.
  • 11
    Courses
  • 1800 - 3600 USD
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life

Description

Why choose this New York Soho English school?
  • Study for as long as you need with flexible length courses
  • Prepare for the TOEFL®, GMAT® or GRE® exams
  • This SoHo school is in the most student-centered neighborhood in New York City
  • Thinking of studying at a university in the US? Kaplan’s University Placement Service (UPS) uses an extensive academic network to help you gain entry to graduate and undergraduate university courses

Facilities

  • 15 spacious classrooms with tablet desks, ideal for group work
  • Interactive whiteboards are able to incorporate various media forms like video and audio, and are in all classrooms
  • State-of-the-art lab with language learning software
  • Couches, desks, vending machines and microwave ovens
  • Wireless access is available throughout the building

Services

  • There is no cafeteria, but there are a large variety of lunch options within a 5 minute walk from the center
  • Most of the major New York City Subway lines have stops very near the school. The local stops include the 6 train at Bleecker Street, the N, R lines at Prince Street and the B, D, F, M lines at Broadway-Lafayette Street

Accommodation

Student residence

  • Live with fellow students for more independence
  • Most residences are self-catering
  • Live and socialize with your new friends
  • Single, twin, double, and dorm rooms are available at various locations

Homestay

  • Live with a local family specially chosen by the school
  • Enjoy breakfasts and dinners with the family
  • Practice English daily in an informal situation
  • Immerse yourself in a new culture

Social Programme

  • Shopping: Shop at trendy, designer stores at st. Mark’s place, soho, and beyond
  • Nightlife: Stay out late in the city that never sleeps and see time square lit up at night

Activities

  • Sports: Watch a host of famous sports teams, including the yankees, the mets, the giants, the jets, and the knicks
  • Food & drink: New york's cuisine reflects its multicultural population, with a strong italian, asian, and middle eastern presence
  • Arts & theatre: See a broadway show, including massive hits like the lion king

Excursions

  • Outdoor activities: Venture outside the city and take trips to boston, washington d.C., vermont and beyond
  • Wildlife: Take a walk or a bicycle through the giant central park
  • History: Take in famous landmarks such as the empire state building, the statue of liberty, and the brooklyn bridge