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Get ready for university with this advanced, challenging English program! Build the vocabulary and skills to help you in university!
Don't have an F-1 student visa? No worries! Our Semi-Intensive English program will let you study at PELA and take advantage of all we have to offer!
Use your English in the real world by participating in local activities such as festivals, sporting events, or charity work. Work side-by-side with Americans and experience Portland culture every week!
Our most popular English program! Study English full-time with your F-1 student visa and build your English quickly!
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