English courses in Atlanta, United States
Learn English and Study Abroad in Atlanta (USA)
Atlanta, a modern metropolis with the history of Georgia
Come to Atlanta to learn English and discover the culture of one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the United States! Open your eyes and experience the country of Uncle Sam in one of the most quintessentially American cities, being the birthplace of both Coca-Cola and the classic novel Gone with the Wind.
Located in the State of Georgia, Atlanta plays host to a wide variety of landscapes and activities. Learn the history by visiting the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site. You will see the birth-place of the famous pastor, explore the Ebenezer Baptist Church, where he preached, and finally pay a visit to his burial.
For a more cultural experience, take a turn at the Woodruff Arts Center. This center is home to the High Museum, one of the finest art museums in the country, and also the Alliance Theatre’s Atlanta Symphony Orchestra.
Don’t forget the Georgian cuisine!
Feeling hungry? Numerous trendy bistros have opened in the Midtown district of Atlanta. Here you can eat a traditional Southern breakfast with waffles, eggs, bacon and the famous "grits". If you prefer a more gourmet meal, head over to Buckhead, where you will find many great restaurants.
Need a breath of fresh air? Take a stroll through the Atlanta Botanical Garden where you can observe its collection of rare and exotic plants. Continue the adventure with a trip to see the pandas at the Atlanta Zoo and finally, end with a rest in the shade under the trees in Stone Mountain park. You can also visit the Georgia Aquarium in the city center, which is the largest in the world!
English courses at Southern Polytechnic State University
ELS Atlanta is on the campus of Southern Polytechnic State University. Its large campus provides you with the best facilities to help you improve your English, including a comprehensive library as well as the state-of-the-art language learning technology center. You also have access to free Wi-Fi, the cafeteria and snack bar, and health center to recharge after class.
On campus, we encourage you to make the most of the sports facilities! You can enjoy a wide range of sports whilst you study, including football, baseball, basketball, volleyball, squash, gymnastics, table tennis, billiards, swimming and even aerobics classes. For the more adventurous, you can hit the rapids of the Chattahoochee River in a kayak or go for a ride around the picturesque Piedmont Park.
If you want to get more out of your English education and experience student life in America, join ELS and one of its 650 partner universities.
1100 South Marietta Parkway
Marietta, GA 30060
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On the campus of:
Southern Polytechnic State University
Hornet Village residence
The Hornet Village residence is located on the campus of Southern Polytechnic State University. The residence has spacious apartments that have two single rooms (bedding provided), a bathroom, a microwave and a refrigerator. Within the building there is a 24-hour laundry room as well as a large living room with video game consoles and wifi internet access. Meals are not included, however the residence is a 2 minute walk from the campus cafeteria where your can pickup a cheap eat, or you may want to visit one of the numerous restaurants located nearby.