EC WASHINGTON DC English Courses in Washington DC, USA
About EC WASHINGTON DC
As a cosmopolitan city, Washington offers a diverse range of opportunities for shopping, nightlife and dining that competes with other metropolitans of a similar status. Forbes ranks the city of Washington as the third happiest city in the United States for young professionals, which reflects the opportunities that are offered by this city. Washington English School is situated in the city’s downtown area and is a stone’s throw from major tourist attractions like the Kennedy Centre, the Smithsonian, and the White House.
WHO ARE OUR STUDENTS?
Our student body is a cosmopolitan one that comprises at least 45 different nationalities. We also welcome students of all ages and levels, so you can be sure that our students represent a diverse range of people.
Washington English School is equipped with 11 classrooms that are modern and fitted with current technology like interactive whiteboards and wi-fi. The school also offers a library for students to use as well as a lounge and computers for our students.
Enjoy every moment of your time abroad with a variety of activities. All EC students are welcomed with an invitation to a special event with a variety of activities to suit your social and leisure needs during your time here. The choice of activities includes, among others: movie nights, games afternoons, soccer, bowling and the meet-and-greet welcome event.
You will need an academic student visa (F-1) to study in the U.S.A. as a full-time student. The granting of the visa depends on your choice of programme as well as the length of it.
How to get there
It is possible to arrange an airport transfer through us for easy transfers. The MetroRail system – Washington DC’s public transport system – offers links to a number of stations that make is easy to travel around the city for school and sightseeing. The school is located in front of the Farragut North Metro Station with trains running every 6-12 minutes from 5:30am until midnight daily. You can purchase your tickets at any station and a variety of ticket options are available. At the moment, fares are as follows: - Single Fare - $1.70 - 24-Hour Pass - $14 - 7-Day Fast Pass - $57.50