American University English Language Pathway Program

語学力強化+学部授業履修
世界的に認められている
授業形式:
対面
期間:
複数ターム

プログラムについて

Since its founding in 1893, American University has been a global center for research and academic excellence. In Washington, D.C., one of the most influential cities in the world, the internationally recognized private university has a history of distinguishing itself as a leader of change. Its beautiful urban campus, home to state-of-the-art facilities and historic buildings, is known for its intimate community spirit.

150+ student-run societies or organizations, so here’s a club for everyone...

Beyond the classroom cultural trips and political experiences

Learn with locals in state-of-the-art facilities in historic buildings

A city brimming with political and cultural energy

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個別相談の予約

At a Glance

教授言語
英語
Language Prerequisite Level:
Intermediate
推奨GPA:
3.00
学術レベル
Undergraduate
注目の学部・学科
生物学/物理学/科学, ビジネス/経済学/ファイナンス, 数学, 政治学/国際関係学
滞在先
学生寮
ビザの必要性
Maybe

健康で安全なSAFでの留学

WHAT STUDENTS SAY

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As SAF Scholars, we live the same as regular students. We explore cultural differences, broaden our perspectives, and try university life in another country. Your English will improve with the professors' help and by talking with the people around you.

American University

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留学先大学について

アメリカン大学

学生を中核に据えるアメリカン大学は、研究と学術的な卓越性において世界の中心的存在となっています。世界でも特に影響力の大きい都市にある私立大学で、1893年の設立以来、政府の所在地で奉仕と義務というアメリカ人の伝統的な生き方を称えてきました。国際的に認められている本大学は、変革のリーダーとして名を上げてきた歴史を誇り、学生が変化をもたらすよう促しています。特に美しいと評判の都市型キャンパスは13,000人の学生を擁しており、素晴らしい歴史的建造物や最先端施設を備え、親密なコミュニティを育む精神が根付いています。

American University's official website.  

学問について

American University's Academic Approach

The English language program at AU welcomes you as an active member of the campus and local community. As a SAF Scholar, you progress to another AU program in the spring semester, so this language program helps you prepare for the academic rigors of your future academic pursuits. As the program is progression only, you will be able to immediately apply your advanced language skills next semester.

If you want to work internationally, there are countless opportunities in D.C. and at AU. The university and its professors are well connected to many prominent businesses, politicians, and industry leaders. You should get to know your professors, as letters of recommendation from this institution will provide invaluable opportunities in international sectors.

 

Courses

To progress from the language program and apply for academic classes, you must receive at least a B grade in every level 6 course.

Classroom Hours Per Week

In your 18 hours per week, you cover:

  • Academic Discussion
  • Reading and Vocabulary
  • Writing and Grammar
  • Level-based elective

*SAF program fee tuition rate is based upon enrollment in 18 hours of language instruction per week.

Language Levels

There are three levels. You take a placement test during orientation to allocated you to the appropriate course level, from intermediate to advanced. Each level is one semester. You are expected to be able to speak, read, write and understand simple sentences.

Elective Courses

Depending on your language placement level, you will be automatically enrolled in a course related to US or Washington, D.C., culture:

  • Level 4: Life and Culture in Washington D.C.
  • Level 5: American TV and Culture Studies
  • Level 6: American Film and Culture Studies

学業やビザ要件など出願プロセスの確認

SAFの体系化されたプロセスは、目標に向けた適切なプログラムと大学の選択、効果的な出願の完了、出発の準備、留学の成功の手助けとなります。

留学時の学習計画をSAFカウンセラーと相談しよう

留学での学習目標は、学生によって異なります。出願準備をする際には、SAFカウンセラーが目標達成に向けた計画作りをお手伝いし、ステップごとにサポートします。

Application Requirements

When applying to study abroad, you must meet the entry requirements set by the host university - and SAF is here to set you up for success.

The requirements outlined in this section include the language proficiency scores you may need to demonstrate your language skills, a guide to the GPA range and other academic prerequisites required by your host university, and a list of documentation and other application materials you will need to finalize your application. You may need to supply additional information throughout the process, and you will be alerted through your emails and SAF Student Portal if this is the case for you.
  • Language Proficiency
  • Academics & GPA
  • Application Documents & Materials

Language Test Score Requirements

To prove your language proficiency, you can use any of the following: For progression to the American University Washington

Internship Program:

  • IELTS: 6.0
  • TOEFL iBT: 70

For progression to the American University Academic Program:

  • IELTS: 6.0
  • TOEFL iBT: 75

Learn More About Language Requirements

出発時期・留学期間

When studying abroad, you will want to consider the time of year and how long you are away. Most programs follow the host university's academic calendar.

The dates shown below are general estimates, and as you get closer to the start of the term, you will get more detailed information from SAF. If you have any questions, your Student Counsellor and Program Specialist are always here to support you and point you to the correct information.

Fall 2022 + Spring 2023 Academic

Program Dates:
Mid August - Early May
Application Deadline:
Fees Starting From:
$
45,520

Fall 2022 + Spring 2023 Internship (Credit) (WSP)

Program Dates:
Mid August - Early May
Application Deadline:
Fees Starting From:
$
52,400

Fall 2022 + Spring 2023 Internship (Non-Credit) (WSP)

Program Dates:
Mid August - Early May
Application Deadline:
Fees Starting From:
$
41,140

Housing Information

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On-Campus Dormitory

As part of the immersive all-American experience, the SAF program fee includes a shared room with a shared bathroom in a traditional and welcoming on-campus dormitory. McDowell Hall is well furnished, so you and your roommate can create a real home-from-home experience.

Your fee covers six meals per week, plus $400 EagleBucks if you don’t always want to cook in the communal kitchen (for use on- and off-campus where accepted).

ワシントンDC

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ワシントンDCについて

ホワイトハウス、国会議事堂、最高裁判所...ワシントンDCは歴史が作られ、展開する場所です。アメリカの首都であり、さまざまなインスピレーションを受けることができます。政治や国際関係を探求し、多くの政治家、世界的リーダー、その他要人と付き合う機会を持てる豊かで教養のあるソーシャルライフに身を置くことができます。

ワシントンDCについてもっと知る

学生の健康と安全

SAFは健康、安全、安心を大切にし、アメリカ最大の留学支援団体であるIES Abroadの一員として、留学中の学生の健康と安全に関しては、その評価基準ガイドラインを数十年に渡って業界へ示し続けてきました。長年の健康、安全、危機管理の経験を活かし、「もしもの場合」をあらかじめ考慮しており、学生の皆さんは心配することなく留学することができます。
国際健康保険

国際健康保険はプログラム費用に含まれます

24時間365日の緊急電話サポート

留学先への移動中も滞在中もすべて含めてサポート

留学先に特化した情報

あなたの留学先に合わせて用意された危機管理情報

母国語でのサポート

高度な訓練を受けた多言語に対応できるスタッフが、あなたと医療提供者を仲介

滞在先の確保

質の良い、安心で安全な滞在先を通学先の近隣に確保

学生サポートに特化した専門知識

Dean of Students Officeからの最適な支援

Orientation

On Arrival

Your SAF pre-departure process will arm you with all the information you need for a smooth arrival to your new campus, city, and country.

To Housing

Your SAF program will include a safe transfer from your arrival airport to your new study abroad housing. We'll even provide you with top tips to make the most of your new city!

Home Sweet Home

Your SAF Program Specialist will coordinate with you to ensure you have arrived safely and settled into your new secure housing.

Keeping You Safe

As you settle in, you will learn about the SAF emergency alert system, our 24/7 phone support, and any safety concerns relevant to you.

Get Social

Your new university and SAF will arrange social and cultural events so that you can meet other study abroad and local students. Make the most of your adventure!

Advising and Support

The process of studying abroad could quickly feel overwhelming, but we have been doing this for decades and do everything we can to support you through it. 

Many SAF staff are alumni and have walked this path. They have real-life experience to draw on as they advise and support you through every step of our comprehensive services. They’re in your corner, taking care of all the details and explaining what you need to do next.

Take the first step in your study abroad journey by scheduling a consultation with your closest Student Counselor. You can discuss your for-credit academic courses and language programs and explore internships, research programs, and study tours. When you know what you want to do, we guide you through the pre-program steps, help you arrange your visa and transport, and finalize your accommodation or digital experience.

学業やビザ要件など出願プロセスの確認

SAFの体系化されたプロセスは、目標に向けた適切なプログラムと大学の選択、効果的な出願の完了、出発の準備、留学の成功の手助けとなります。

留学時の学習計画をSAFカウンセラーと相談しよう

留学での学習目標は、学生によって異なります。出願準備をする際には、SAFカウンセラーが目標達成に向けた計画作りをお手伝いし、ステップごとにサポートします。

よくある質問 (留学について)

SAFで留学する理由

留学は忘れられない経験であり、皆さんのキャリア、人間関係、将来に影響を与え続けます。皆さん自身を定義づけるものとなるかもしれません。SAFのパートナーのいずれかの一流大学で、1セメスター、夏季、1年間に渡る単位取得可能な個別プログラムを構築し、在籍大学での学びを深めることができます。SAFは、1950年に設立された501(c)(3)非営利団体であるIES Abroadの一員です。

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