English courses in St Petersburg, USA
Learn English and Study abroad in San Petersburg
St Petersburg, the Sunshine City
With 360 days of sunshine per year, St Petersburg has earned the title of the "Sun City". St Petersburg is a true island paradise, located just west of Florida, on a peninsula between Tampa Bay and the Gulf of Mexico. Its subtropical climate, its beaches and many attractions make it an ideal destination for lovers of the sea and sun.
The name ‘St Petersburg’ originates from its two founders, J. C. Williams and P. Demens who tossed a coin to decide which one to choose the name of the city. Demens won and named in honor of the Russian imperial city where he had lived in his youth.
St Petersburg, Florida at its best!
During your stay in St Petersburg, visit some of the surrounding towns. Johns Pass is a bustling fishing village, ideal for those who love seafood. Watch the dolphins and go for a shop! Continue the trip with a visit to Fort De Soto Park and enjoy the beach! Fancy experiencing a bit of culture? Visit art galleries and museums, including the Salvador Dali Museum, which boasts the largest collection of works by the painter in America!
English courses at Eckerd College
The ELS school is located on the campus of the prestigious Eckerd College. The college is only 15 minutes by public transport from the city center. The campus has its own waterfront and offers a perfect view of the Gulf of Mexico, as well as the opportunity to try many water sports.
Students also have access to a multimedia center, a language education technology center and a library to help you improve your English outside of class. On campus, you will find a baseball, football, basketball, and tennis courts, a golf course (extra charge), a gym, an athletics tracks, and an outdoor pool. On top of this, the campus has a movie theater, a music room and a pool table, as well as the health center, snack bar and cafeteria.
Are you excited by university campus life? Help us design the right language program by filling out the ELS Personal price quotation form.
4200 54th Avenue South
St. Petersburg, FL 33711--470
001 727 864 7820
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Continuing Ed Center Residence
The Continuing Ed Center residence is located on campus. You will stay in a double room which has a private bathroom and is equipped with a TV and an internet connection. Most rooms also have a phone and all students have access to washing machines (coin-operated) in the residence. The accommodation cost includes bed linen, a weekly cleaning service and 19 meals per week (breakfast, lunch and dinner on weekdays, brunch and dinner on weekends).