Kaplan International - Harvard, Boston

Key points

  • Right next to Harvard University, a renowned hub of academic excellence
  • High-quality courses including online extra lessons and individual support
  • Supportive staff and placement programmes for local universities
  • Wide mix of nationalities from all over the world

The school

Levels
Elementary to Advanced
School size
L
Accommodations
Host family, Apartment
Disabled access
Disabled access at school
Wifi
WiFi is free

The students

Minimum age
16 years
Average age
26 years
Nationality mix
China, South Korea, Saudi Arabia, etc..

In one of the world’s most academically celebrated cities, our partner school is found right by Harvard University, just 30 minutes away from Boston’s city centre. Spread over two floors of a modern building, Kaplan Boston has 13 classrooms, a computer lab and multimedia centre, and a common room, perfect to catch up with other students after class and socialise. Attracting students from around the world, you’ll find yourself studying with a wide mix of nationalities during your English course in Boston. With highly qualified staff and an excellent university placement and preparation service available, you’ll be supported in achieving your English goals and improving your language skills on a daily basis.

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Included in the price
  • Learning Progress Guarantee (Intensive course +10 weeks)
  • Level and needs assessment
  • Access to e-learning platform
  • Welcome activity
  • Use of study centre
  • End-of-course report and certificate
  • Activity programme

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Semi-intensive course (Academic Semester)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 21/22/25/26 week(s)
21 weeks From 6484.- EUR
(7485.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
21/22/25/26 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
08:30-11:45
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Waverly apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
21
7485 USD
14705 USD
17540 USD
22
7485 USD
15045 USD
18015 USD
25
8825 USD
17405 USD
20780 USD
26
8825 USD
17745 USD
21255 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (apartment) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
credit card
200 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
K+ Live Express: One to one online lessons (per lesson) 55 USD
One-to-one course (host family, apartment) (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment)
Availability on request
119 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
127 USD
Airport transfer from Boston Logan (pick-up) (host family, apartment) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Boston Logan (pick-up and drop-off) (host family, apartment) 304 USD
Starting dates 21 wk
04.01 / 08.02 / 15.03 / 05.04 / 10.05 / 10.05 / 14.06 / 19.07 / 13.09 / 18.10.2021
Starting dates 22 wk
16.08.2021
Starting dates 25 wk
04.01 / 08.02 / 15.03 / 05.04 / 14.06 / 13.09 / 18.10.2021
Starting dates 26 wk
19.07 / 16.08.2021
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

Semi-intensive course (Academic Year)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 34 week(s)
34 weeks From 9585.- EUR
(11065.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
34 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
08:30-11:45
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Waverly apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
34
11065 USD
22705 USD
27295 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (apartment) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
credit card
200 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
K+ Live Express: One to one online lessons (per lesson) 55 USD
One-to-one course (host family, apartment) (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment)
Availability on request
119 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
127 USD
Airport transfer from Boston Logan (pick-up) (host family, apartment) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Boston Logan (pick-up and drop-off) (host family, apartment) 304 USD
Starting dates 34 wk
04.01 / 29.03 / 14.06 / 19.07 / 16.08 / 13.09.2021
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

Intensive course (Academic Semester)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 21/22/25/26 week(s)
21 weeks From 7090.- EUR
(8185.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ Options (group): 8 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
21/22/25/26 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
General (group): 08:30-11:45
Options (group): 12:30-14:00 (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu)
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Specific options:
The intensive course includes 8 lessons per week to focus on specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, exam preparation or local culture, depending on students’ interests and language level.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

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Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Waverly apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
21
8185 USD
15405 USD
18240 USD
22
8185 USD
15745 USD
18715 USD
25
9665 USD
18245 USD
21620 USD
26
9665 USD
18585 USD
22095 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (apartment) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
credit card
200 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
K+ Live Express: One to one online lessons (per lesson) 55 USD
One-to-one course (host family, apartment) (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment)
Availability on request
119 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
127 USD
Airport transfer from Boston Logan (pick-up) (host family, apartment) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Boston Logan (pick-up and drop-off) (host family, apartment) 304 USD
Starting dates 21 wk
04.01 / 08.02 / 15.03 / 05.04 / 10.05 / 10.05 / 14.06 / 19.07 / 13.09 / 18.10.2021
Starting dates 22 wk
16.08.2021
Starting dates 25 wk
04.01 / 08.02 / 15.03 / 05.04 / 14.06 / 13.09 / 18.10.2021
Starting dates 26 wk
19.07 / 16.08.2021
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

Intensive course (Academic Year)

Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1), 34 week(s)
34 weeks From 10139.- EUR
(11705.- USD)
Lessons
General (group): 20 of 45 minutes
+ Options (group): 8 of 45 minutes
+ K+ Sessions: 7 of 45 minutes
Course duration
34 week(s)
Levels
Elementary (A1) to advanced (C1)
Students/class
Max 15
Minimum age
16 years
Schedule
General (group): 08:30-11:45
Options (group): 12:30-14:00 (Mon, Tues, Wed, Thu)
Schedule may vary depending on student’s level and time of year.

Specific options:
The intensive course includes 8 lessons per week to focus on specific skills such as vocabulary, business English, exam preparation or local culture, depending on students’ interests and language level.

K+ sessions:
K+ sessions include online materials to reinforce progress made in class as well as the access to K+ Clubs organised by the school for you to practise your language skills and socialise with other students.

Read more
Course info
Week(s)
Without accommodation
Host family, single room, half board (18+)
Waverly apartment, single room, no meals (18+)
34
11705 USD
23345 USD
27935 USD
USD 1 ≈ EUR 0.87   (Not-binding exchange rate)

High & low seasons

Supplement accommodation high season (host family) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD
Supplement accommodation high season (apartment) (per week) (19.06-21.08.2021) 30 USD

Extras

Accommodation deposit (apartment) (to be paid on site)
credit card
200 USD

Options

K+ Live Express: Grammar & Vocabulary, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express: Speaking & Listening, 5 l/week (per week) 100 USD
K+ Live Express, 10 l/week (per week) 200 USD
K+ Live Express: One to one online lessons (per lesson) 55 USD
One-to-one course (host family, apartment) (per lesson) 80 USD
K+ post departure online access: 3 months 69 USD
K+ post departure online access: 12 months 139 USD
Special diet (host family) (per week) 50 USD
End-of-year holidays (host family)
(18.12.2021 - 25.12.2021)
75 USD
Retention fee (host family) (per week)
Availability on request
75 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family)
Availability on request
85 USD
Extra night (18+) (host family) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
93 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment)
Availability on request
119 USD
Extra night (18+) (apartment) (19.06-21.08.2021)
Availability on request
127 USD
Airport transfer from Boston Logan (pick-up) (host family, apartment) 160 USD
Airport transfer from/to Boston Logan (pick-up and drop-off) (host family, apartment) 304 USD
Starting dates 34 wk
04.01 / 29.03 / 14.06 / 19.07 / 16.08 / 13.09.2021
Bank holidays
01.01 / 18.01 / 31.05 / 05.07 / 06.09.2021
Holidays
25.11.2021 - 26.11.2021
19.12.2021 - 28.12.2021

Each semester/year period includes 1-2 weeks session break. Please contact us for further information.

Arrival day: Saturday/Sunday prior to course start
Leaving day: Saturday following course end

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Host family
Learn more about American families and local life by choosing to live with a host family! You’ll be provided with half board and will generally eat your evening meal with your host family, meaning there’ll be many opportunities for you to practise your English and connect with another culture. Linen and towels are included. Wi-Fi is available for free. Most homestays are located 45-60 minutes away from the school, and your host family will help you plan your trip to school on your first day.

Take advantage of our discounted package prices including course and homestay for the whole length of the programme!

Waverly student apartments (ages 18 and over) These apartments are a 20-minute bus ride away from Kaplan Boston and the city centre, in a beautiful Boston home-style setting. Twin or single rooms are available. You’ll share the bathroom and equipped kitchen with other students, and with restaurants and bars only five minutes away, there’s ample opportunity to socialise and explore. Twin rooms feature bunk beds, while single rooms feature double beds, with Wi-Fi and storage included. Rooms are cleaned and bed linen is changed weekly, and a laundry service is available on site.

International guesthouse (ages 16 and over)
This picturesque residence is the perfect place to meet new people from around the world during your English course in Boston. A 30-40-minute bus ride away from the school, this residence has an on-site canteen and common room with TV and is located right by the Charles River and Boston Public Gardens. Rooms are twin, with a mini-fridge, desk, and storage space. Students are provided with full board (17 meals per week). Coin-operated laundry facilities are available, and rooms are cleaned weekly upon request. Bed linen and towels are included in the cost.

As one of the oldest cities in the USA, you’ll be making a great choice if you choose Kaplan Boston. This picture-perfect New England city is an intellectual hub, home to the world-famous Harvard University, MIT and other prestigious institutions, attracting students from all around the world thanks to its reputation in education. Explore historical areas and cultural landmarks such as the Museum of Fine Arts and meet new people through the many social activities the school organises on a weekly basis. Cheer on the Celtics in an NBA game or on the Red Sox at a baseball stadium, go whale watching out on the coast, or explore the galleries and exhibitions the city has to offer – learn English in Boston and there’ll never be a dull moment!

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ESL – Language Studies abroad guarantees the best prices on the Swiss market ! Any price difference will be refunded 100%.
Special offers
Save on your English course!
Save on your English course!
Book a course at one of our Kaplan partner schools and take advantage of the following offer:
 
- 2 free weeks of K+ Live Express online

Valid for the following destinations: 
Kaplan Bath
Kaplan Bournemouth
Kaplan Cambridge
Kaplan Edinburgh
Kaplan Liverpool
Kaplan London
Kaplan Manchester
Kaplan Oxford
Kaplan Torbay
Kaplan Dublin
Kaplan Berkeley (San Francisco)
Kaplan Boston
Kaplan Chicago
Kaplan LA Westwood
Kaplan New York
Kaplan Santa Barbara
Kaplan Seattle
Kaplan Toronto
Kaplan Vancouver
Kaplan Adelaide
Kaplan Brisbane  
Kaplan Melbourne
Kaplan Perth
Kaplan Sydney
Kaplan Auckland

Conditions:
- Valid for new bookings received before 31.01.2021
- Applicable for on-site courses of 4 weeks or more 
- The free K+ Live Express course must take place before 31.12.2021
- The online course includes 5 lessons/week and students can choose between Speaking & Listening OR Grammar & Vocabulary
- If the student decides to cancel the on-site course once the online course has been initiated or completed, ESL will deduct the amount equivalent to 2 weeks of K+ Live Express from the refund
- This promotion can be combined with other offers

To find out more or take advantage of this offer, please get in touch with our customer service team.

Published on 12.12.2020
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