Study abroad in Houston Clear Lake, USA
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Houston, a metropolis of modern and cosmopolitan Texas
Discover the cosmopolitan city of Houston and be charmed by its heritage. Take time out to explore one of the most legendary American States, with its vast herds of cattle and oil fields, its turbulent past and the beginnings of space exploration.
Houston is a port city nestled along the Gulf of Mexico near the sunny beaches of the coast. The city was founded by General Sam Houston in 1836 after his victory over Mexico. The economic growth of the city took off in the early 1900s after the discovery of oil in the region. Today, as a global city, Houston shares its expertise in the field of petrochemicals and biochemistry with the world.
"Houston, we have a problem"
Sound familiar? The Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center in Houston is the largest of NASA’s space centers and was at the center of the first moon landing and the Apollo 13 mission. This is the only space center open to the public, and you will be able to view astronauts in training, as well as touching moon rock!
The country ranches and rodeos
Spicy food fans can satisfy their taste buds with the flavors of Texas! The barbecue is a cornerstone of Texan cuisine and you will definitely be able to taste smoked beef marinated in a spicy sauce when visiting a ranch with your classmates. Before leaving, do not forget to go to a rodeo!
English courses at the University of Houston Clear Lake
The ELS Language Center of Houston Clear Lake is located on the campus of the University of Houston Clear Lake (UHCL), in the beautiful neighborhood of Clear Lake. Located about 30 minutes from downtown, close to Galveston Island and very close to nature, the campus is large (524 hectares) and has approximately 8000 students.
You can take a stroll along the Kemah Boardwalk, around the lake, with its attractions, restaurants, shops and entertainment, and visit the local market.
Want to make a get-away after your English course? ELS regularly organizes many outdoor activities, including boating, jet skiing, water skiing, fishing, camping, climbing, swimming and kayaking.
And if you want to stay longer, why not make your studies in the United States last longer? Contact your ELS advisor today and find out how you can enroll to study in one of our 650 partner universities.
2700 Bay Area Blvd
Houston, TX 77058
001 281 283 3034
On the campus of:
University of Houston Clear Lake
Forest Apartments Residence
The Forest Apartments residence is adjacent to the campus. The apartments are equipped with individual kitchen and a dining room. The residence also includes a laundry room, a pool, a pavilion for barbecues and a lounge with a big screen TV.