LCI Language Centers

LCI offers high-quality language centers in great locations across the United States. Our goal is to help our students learn English effectively—and have a great time doing it.

About LCI Language Centers

LCI offers high-quality language centers in great locations across the United States. Our goal is to help our students learn English effectively—and have a great time doing it.

We offer a variety of program options—from university preparation to executive training—so you can choose the perfect English program for you. All of our courses include activities and excursions to help you experience the local culture and adjust to life in the USA.

Thanks to highly qualified teachers, excellent customer service and personalized attention, LCI provides our students with the best learning experience possible. During your time with us, our caring faculty and staff have only one purpose: to help you achieve your language goals.


LCI is accredited by CEA (Commission on English Language Program Accreditation), the only specialized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the USA.

CEA-approved schools have been reviewed extensively to ensure that they meet the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the US Secretary of Education.

LCI is certified by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) to issue I-20s and enroll international students.

Our Locations

LCI is proud to offer quality English schools in a variety of locations across the USA. With LCI schools around the country—from big city centers to small-town universities—you can study English in the location of your choice, while being assured of the same LCI quality at every school.

City Centers

Denver, Colorado

LCI Denver is located in beautiful Denver, a clean, friendly, safe city at the foot of the famous Rocky Mountains. Students studying here can take advantage of the sunny, dry climate and variety of outdoor activities available.

Houston, Texas

LCI Houston is a professional yet intimate language center in cosmopolitan Houston, home to a diverse culture and a thriving economy. Our school is located in the Museum District, an attractive area with many shops, restaurants, universities and, of course, museums.

Campus Centers

Park University – Kansas City, Missouri

LCI Kansas City is housed on the picturesque campus of Park University, just 10 minutes from downtown. Park University was ranked the #7 most affordable private university in the nation by US News & World Report.

Susquehanna University – Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

LCI Susquehanna is located on the campus of Susquehanna University in scenic central Pennsylvania, less than three hours from the major cities of New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. Susquehanna University is ranked #115 National Liberal Arts Colleges by US News & World Report.

Our Programs

Academic English (24 hours/week)

Our Academic English Program (AEP) prepares international students to study at any university in the USA. AEP students also benefit from our agreements with university partners across the country, who will admit our graduates without requiring a TOEFL or IELTS score.

General English (18 hours/week)

Our General English Program is ideal for people who want to improve their conversational English while experiencing American culture.

Executive English (Total Immersion: 37.5 hours/week, Group-Private Combo: 33 hours per week)

Our intensive Executive English courses are designed for adult professionals who want to learn English in personalized, private classes.

Test Preparation (45 hours total)

Our Test Preparation Programs prepare students to succeed on a variety of English-language exams, including the TOEFL, TOEIC, IELTS, iTEP, GRE and GMAT.

University Partnerships

With more than 20 university partners across the country, LCI makes it easier for international students to attend college in the USA. Our partner schools offer LCI graduates conditional admission and TOEFL/IELTS waivers, which means you can be admitted to university without taking the TOEFL/IELTS after completing Level 7 of the LCI Academic English Program.

LCI has placed hundreds of students from dozens of countries in universities across the USA.

LCI Highlights

Quick I-20 Processing – While other schools may take several weeks to provide an I-20 for your student visa, LCI issues I-20s to our students in just 24-48 hours.

Open Enrollment – Start at LCI any Monday! General English and Executive English students can start any Monday of the year (except holidays). We have five recommended term start dates for our Academic English Program.

Exceptional Service – From the moment you arrive until the moment you leave, the caring and professional LCI staff does everything possible to create a comfortable, enjoyable and effective learning environment.

Professional Teachers – LCI teachers are native speakers with university degrees and several years of experience.

Student Activities – We organize events to help you improve your English and experience the local culture. Activities can include rafting excursions, downtown tours, holiday parties, camping trips, sporting events and more!

Accommodation Assistance – LCI can help you find housing in a host family, hotel, apartment or student residence.


$1,000—$5,000 Session

Fast facts

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Top Programs

General English Programs, Intensive English as a Second Language, University Preparation

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Type of School

Intensive English Program

  • School Size

  • Student Body Gender

  • Religious Affiliation

    No Affiliation
  • Scholarships for International Students

  • Conditional Admission Available

  • Setting

    City, Small/College town, Suburban
  • Accreditation and Certification

    CEA, EnglishUSA Member
  • Type of Housing

    Residence Hall, Homestay, Apartment, Dormitory

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