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Located in Miami, Florida, Atlantis University (AU) is an international institution offering courses and academic programs that lead to Associate’s degrees, Bachelor’s degrees, Master’s degrees, certifications, and other diplomas in the fields of business and technology.
At Atlantis Language Institute you will have the opportunity to meet lots of new people and live the Miami lifestyle. Americans and people from other continents will enrich your understanding of life around the world. No matter what your initial proficiency in the English language is, they are committed to address your needs and meet your expectations for your personal and professional success using the English language. You will have the opportunity to use your English within the university setting while mingling with American students, professors, school faculty and other international students while enjoying the Miami culture.
You will take a leveling test to assess your level of English in listening, speaking, reading and writing, and you will complete a needs analysis to determine your goals and objectives.
You will learn from the hand of teachers with graduate degrees who facilitate communication in English with confidence and concentrate on your progress in the four main skills combined in pairs: listening and speaking / reading and writing.
Interact with native speakers; you will communicate and improve your knowledge of American culture through a constant exchange between ALI and AU students, as well as other English speakers outside of the classroom with the support of teachers and administrative staff.
You will use Burlington English interactive software to personalize your learning through a wide variety of social and professional lessons.
You will observe UA classes to improve your business knowledge, your practical English and your communication skills with a focus on American and international business theories and practices.
Interact with international students of business degree programs; Advanced students can take classes with people from all over the world.
Establish contacts and participate in meetings of the Business Club of the UA and events with Miami professionals and business students of the UA.
You will transition to UA academic programs without TOEFL or IELTS scores if you meet the English language proficiency requirements and all the academic requirements of the UA for undergraduate and graduate programs.
You can arrange for a person to receive you and welcome you at the Miami Airport (MIA) and accompany you to your accommodation.
You will strengthen your communication skills in English, develop a multicultural understanding and create new connections; You will do volunteer work, you will make outdoor excursions, you will participate in sports and fitness activities and a wide variety of cultural events in the university and the surrounding community.
Experience local life: you will attend professional sporting events and shows promoted in the incredible monthly student activity calendar of the AU.
You can travel within Florida to destinations such as Key West, Orlando and the NASA / Kennedy Space Center, organized through tourist companies affiliated with the ALI, and attend notable events in Miami: the Ultra Music Fest, the street fair "Calle Ocho ", the Coconut Grove Artistic Festival, the Gay Pride of Miami Beach, the International Boat Show, the Miami Tennis Open, the Miami Beach Polo World Cup, the NASCAR weekend and the Art Basel Art Fair .
Participate in rewarding, cordial and relaxed conversations with volunteers, guests and teachers, which are organized on a regular basis.
You can choose between apartments, hostels, hotels and family accommodation options provided by the ALI accommodation office . Apartments located within walking distance offer you the opportunity to live and share with other students, and host homes provide you with the wonderful opportunity to live with a host, practice English and experience the culture of Miami.