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Learn English in California

We feel confident that your experience at Language Systems will be both rewarding and enjoyable. Studying English in Los Angeles is the first step in an adventure that will open up a whole new world for you and provide numerous opportunities for your future.

Our Programs

English as a Second Language (ESL) is our most popular Intensive English Program. It combines 3 classes: Listening & Speaking, Reading & Vocabulary and Grammar & Writing with 3 different teachers.

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This is our most popular Intensive English Program. It combines 3 classes: Listening & Speaking, Reading & Vocabulary and Grammar & Writing with 3 different teachers.

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Consists of three classes: Business Communications, Business Theory and Meetings, and Business Practice. This course will prepare you to speak English confidently in any business environment.

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Will provide students with the opportunity to explore in and around the Los Angeles area while helping improve confidence in using English in everyday situations.

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Has a unique four-week system that includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing practice on the computer. You will have two practice tests every four weeks to get familiar with the test and monitor your improvement.

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Has a unique ten-day system that covers all seven parts of the TOEIC listening and reading sections. You will have a practice test every two weeks to get familiar with the test and monitor your improvement.

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Through a program of lectures, readings, discussions, assignments, practical teaching exercises, classroom observations, team teaching and student teaching, participants will acquire a fundamental knowledge of the methodology and materials of TESOL.

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Is designed specifically to help non-native speakers of English improve their verbal, reading, and writing scores on either the GMAT or GRE test.

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Class Sessions Available

Starting Dates (2020)

Winter Term 2020
January 6, 2020 – April 3, 2020
Starting Dates
January 6, 2020 (Session A)
February 3, 2020 (Session B)
March 2, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
December 31, 2019 (New Year’s Eve)
January 1, 2019 (New Year’s Day)
January 20, 2020 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
February 17, 2020 (Presidents’ Day)
Spring Term 2020
April 6, 2020 – June 25, 2020
Starting Dates
April 6, 2020 (Session A)
May 4, 2020 (Session B)
June 1, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day)
Summer Term 2020
June 29, 2020 – September 18, 2020
Starting Dates
June 29, 2020 (Session A)
July 27, 2020 (Session B)
August 24, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
July 3, 2020 (Independence Day)
September 7, 2020 (Labor Day)
Fall Term 2020
September 21, 2020 – December 18, 2020
Starting Dates
September 21, 2020 (Session A)
October 19, 2020 (Session B)
November 16, 2020 (Session C) – 5 weeks
Holidays
November 11, 2020 (Veteran’s Day)
November 26 – 27, 2020 (Thanksgiving Day)
Winter School Break
December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Affordable Tuition

Learn English in California

We feel confident that your experience at Language Systems
will be both rewarding and enjoyable. Studying English in
Los Angeles is the first step in an adventure that will open
up a whole new world for you and provide numerous opportunities
for your future.

Choose a location

We offer 3 locations in Sunny Southern California. We have the perfect one for you!

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A variety of programs

Intensive English Programs to meet your needs and Test Preparation Courses.

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Affordable tuition

Quality education at an affordable price. Get a customized tuition quote today.

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Our Programs


Language Systems has developed a variety of language programs to
meet your needs; our programs include Intensive English Courses and Test Preparation Courses.

English as a Second Language (ESL) is our most popular Intensive English Program. It combines 3 classes: Listening & Speaking, Reading & Vocabulary and Grammar & Writing with 3 different teachers.

Is designed to reduce your accent and improve your pronunciation, idiom usage, and the conversational skills necessary for real-world situations in English.

Consists of three classes: Business Communications, Business Theory and Meetings, and Business Practice. This course will prepare you to speak English confidently in any business environment.

Will provide students with the opportunity to explore in and around the Los Angeles area while helping improve confidence in using English in everyday situations.

Has a unique four-week system that includes listening, speaking, reading, and writing practice on the computer. You will have two practice tests every four weeks to get familiar with the test and monitor your improvement.

Has a unique ten-day system that covers all seven parts of the TOEIC listening and reading sections. You will have a practice test every two weeks to get familiar with the test and monitor your improvement.

Through a program of lectures, readings, discussions, assignments, practical teaching exercises, classroom observations, team teaching and student teaching, participants will acquire a fundamental knowledge of the methodology and materials of TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages).

Is designed specifically to help non-native speakers of English improve their verbal, reading, and writing scores on either the GMAT or GRE test.

Class Sessions Available


Language Systems offers three class sessions. You can study in the morning, afternoon or evening. You can also improve your English skills by studying in two sessions at the same time and reach your goals more quickly. Take advantage of our convenient schedule and choose the best time for you to study.

18 hours per week

4-Day Schedule Monday – Thursday

8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

18 hours per week

5-Day Schedule, Monday – Friday

1:45 p.m. – 5:25 p.m.

18 hours per week

4-Day Schedule, Monday – Thursday

5:45 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.

13.5-15.5 hours per week

Monday – Wednesday

see times below

Monday – Wednesday

8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Wednesday, Week 4

+2 hours

Intensive Programs

see options below

Intensive (36 hours per week)

8:45 a.m. – 5:25 p.m. or 1:45 p.m. – 9:40 p.m. / 1:45 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.

Semi-Intensive (22 hours per week)

8:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m. +4 hours a week after lunch

From 1.5 hours

8:45 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Private lessons are designed by you! The Language Systems will create private lessons to specifically meet your needs and goals. You will be able to set up the schedule and subject of the lesson yourself. You can choose from 1.5 hour lessons or longer and request to have the lesson with your favorite teacher.

Starting Dates: 1st Monday of Each Session


Terms have three 4-week sessions: A, B, and C. Some sessions with numerous holidays have a week added to compensate for missed studies.
Official start dates for all programs are on the 1st Monday of each session.
Students may choose to begin enrollment on any day, but any study before an official start date will not count toward completion of a level.

Academic Calendar 2020

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Winter Term 2020
January 6, 2020 – April 3, 2020
Starting Dates
January 6, 2020 (Session A)
February 3, 2020 (Session B)
March 2, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
December 31, 2019  (New Year’s Eve)
January 1, 2020 (New Year’s Day)
January 20, 2020 (Martin Luther King Jr. Day)
February 17, 2020 (Presidents’ Day)
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Spring Term 2020
April 6, 2020 – June 25, 2020
Starting Dates
April 6, 2020 (Session A)
May 4, 2020 (Session B)
June 1, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
May 25, 2020 (Memorial Day)
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Summer Term 2020
June 29, 2020 – September 18, 2020
Starting Dates
June 29, 2020 (Session A)
July 27, 2020 (Session B)
August 24, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
July 4, 2020 (Independence Day)
September 2 (Labor Day)
Full ScheduleDownload Now
Fall Term 2020
September 21, 2020 – December 18, 2020
Starting Dates
September 21, 2020 (Session A)
October 19, 2020 (Session B)
November 16, 2020 (Session C)
Holidays
November 11, 2020 (Veteran’s Day)
November 26 – 27, 2020 (Thanksgiving Day)
Winter School Break
December 21, 2020 – January 3, 2021

Latest Updates


Beach Party 2019

Beach Party 2019

No summer is complete without a trip to the beach. One of the best ways to enjoy So Cal beaches and hang out with classmates, friends, and teachers is LSI’s Annual Beach Party and Beach Volleyball Tournament! This year, the event was held in Santa Monica. The weather was perfect for a day at the [...]
Soccer Tournament 2019

Soccer Tournament 2019

May 10th, 2019 turned out to be a successful event for everyone involved despite a few bumps prior to the game.  The most challenging factor of the day was the weather scare for that week. According to the weather forecast, a 40% chance of rain was predicted on the day of our annual soccer tournament.  [...]
Basketball Tournament 2019

Basketball Tournament 2019

Despite the previous deluge from the recent Southern California rains, the annual 2019 Language Systems Basketball tournament held on March 15, 2019 was blessed with a day of plentiful sun and 80 degree weather. Altogether, a perfect day for holding this highly anticipated school sports event in San Pedro, California! This year’s Basketball Tournament was [...]
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