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California Language Academy

California Language Academy

CLA is a small yet dynamic and forward-thinking school with two centres in southern California. Each and every student is treated as an individual and welcomed into the warm and intimate environment. CLA San Diego is set in the oldest city in California, offering students a fantastic mix of history, culture and world-famous beaches.

  • 2017 Star Award Nomination - Best Language School North America - 2 beautiful California locations in Gaslamp District, San Diego and Silicon Beach, Los Angeles.
  • An Intimate Language Experience - Maximum improvements through small (max 10), student-centered classes, with students from over 45 countries taught by highly-qualified English teachers.
  • Free Trial Lessons - Experience CLA online or in person; meet the teachers, staff, facilities and try a class before enrolling.

Courses at School

  • Academic Preparation
    • Academic Year
    • EAP/Academic English
    • University Pathway
  • Business English - General
  • Examination Courses
    • Cambridge
    • IELTS
    • TOEFL
    • TOEIC
  • General English
    • Intensive General English
  • One-to-one tuition
  • Young Learner Courses
    • Homestay
    • Junior Study Tour
    • Outside of summer
    • Residential
    • Summer vacation
Adria Espasa, Spain

"“We spoke about a lot of topics. About the real life. We had a lot of different accents in class which is good. I have learned a lot and understand English better now. I am going to miss CLA and the Californian spirit.”"

Hana, Czech Republic

"“My instructors are very friendly! They taught me a lot. My class was talkative so they encouraged me to speak!We had a lot of funny moments at CLA and I feel more comfortable to speak now.”"

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