About Portland English Language Academy (PELA)

PELA features effective English language programs, a professional teaching staff, and a great central city location.

group8PELA Mission Statement

Learn how PELA teachers and staff are dedicated to helping you achieve your English learning goals!

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group8School Campus & Location

The Portland English Language Academy is conveniently located the heart of Portland, Oregon inside the Lloyd Center. PELA is directly accessible to all the city by MAX light rail trains and most Portland bus routes.

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withteacher4Meet Your Teachers

The best part of the Portland English Language Academy is our great English teachers and helpful staff. Read below to meet the people who will help you learn English in Portland.

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Marshall UniversityUndergraduate & Graduate School Partnerships

PELA is proud to offer conditional admission pathways into one of our partner schools to qualifying students who wish to receive their bachelor’s degree or master’s degree at a U.S. college or university.

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Testimonials

Read how Portland English Language Academy English classes and programs helped our students improve their English.

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All classes have many CONVERSATION OPPORTUNITIES. The students come from lots of different countries. I didn’t expect I could see and have a chance to talk with so many people of different nationalities!
Emi, JapanEmi, Japan

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