Study English in Los Angeles Whittier and enjoy the comfort and convenience of a college campus in Los Angeles County, all within easy reach of downtown Los Angeles. For more information check the school website.
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  • 1520 - 2570 USD
    Living Costs per Month
  • About
  • Programmes
  • Facility & Services
  • Social life


Why choose the Los Angeles Whittier school?
  • Take an Intensive English course for the quickest route to fluency, or balance your studying and sightseeing with a general English course. For more free time, take a vacation English course
  • Study for 5, 6 or 9 months with semester or academic year programs
  • Whittier is one of the most desirable places to live in the LA area and Whittier College has been recognized as one of the best small colleges in the USA
  • 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

About Location

  • The Summer Residence Hall is available from June 18th to July 30th and contains a mixture of twin and single rooms. within a few minutes walk from our Whittier school.

Teaching Method

  • The school also offers English courses for young learners at the Whittier campus
  • Students can use the Whittier library and study halls


  • 10 classrooms with multimedia equipment and innovative interactive whiteboards
  • Tennis courts, basketball courts, a running track and a swimming pool are available on campus for student use. Kaplan has indoor basketball court and dance room
  • Interactive whiteboards are in all classrooms and are able to incorporate various media forms like video & audio
  • Common room for students to relax and socialize


  • Whittier College is a short walk away from the town of Whittier, where you can catch buses to Los Angeles
  • Fitness center on the Whittier College campus that students can use
  • Campus cafeteria that can seat up to 520 students, and is shared with students of the college. There are also vending machines in the Kaplan school
  • Multimedia center with computers and a vast collection of learning software


Student residence

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


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

Social Programme

  • Shopping: Browse the Stores in West La, the West Coast Shopping Capital


  • Food & Drink: Enjoy Everything From Fine Dining to the Vibrant Street-food Scene
  • Sports: Join a Local Sports Team, or Watch the La Lakers, La Dodgers, and La Galaxy
  • History: See Historic Sights Such as Hollywood and Beverly Hills
  • Arts & Theatre: Watch a Poetry Slam or a Band at Bluebird Art House
  • Nightlife: Party All Night Long in Some of the Trendiest Clubs Around


  • Outdoor Activities: Take a Tour Around Famous Attractions Like Disneyland, Universal Studios, and Sea World
  • Wildlife: Sunbathe or Surf on the Iconic Beaches of Santa Monica