Open Hearts Language Academy | Study English in Miami

Open Hearts Language Academy

Study English in MiamiOpen Hearts Language Academy

Miami, Florida

Open Hearts Language Academy specializes in the teaching of English as a Second Language, Open Hearts’ program is accredited by The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation [CEA], which is recognized by the US Secretary of Education.

Open Hearts Language Academy is the only stand-alone Language School in Miami accredited through CEA offering the chance to Study English in Miami.

Our Open Hearts Language Academy campus is located at the Four Ambassadors complex, just one block away from Brickell Avenue, the “Wall Street” of Miami.

Our school overlooks the beautiful Ocean/Bay of Miami and is just minutes away from South Beach.Facebook

Open Hearts students are within walking distance of  “Mary Brickell” considered one of the most posh areas of Miami where students can enjoy restaurants from all over the world, clubs, shopping stores, and weekend events.

 

The English Course at Open Hearts Language Academy Consists of:

  • Semi Intensive English Course in Miami: 20 lessons of 50 minutes per week
  • Intensive English Course in Miami: 24 lessons of 50 minutes per week
  • Students maximum per class: 15 (10 average)
  • Minimum age: 16
  • School days: Monday to Friday
  • Levels: Elementary to Proficiency
  • Classes start every second Monday!
  • Highly qualified, experienced English teachers
  • Planned social activities
  • Free WIFI available throughout the school

Prices to Study English in Miami

See the full price list on the schools website!

Also, you can contact our staff at any time for a detailed price quote: Contact All About Languages

Prices include: Open Hearts Language Academy

  • Study English in Miami plus accommodation (where applicable)
  • Registration fees
  • Material fees
  • Accommodation placement fees
  • Level evaluation
  • Course certificate
  • Free WIFI

School Facilities

OHLA has 3 reception areas, 25 classrooms and 3 computer labs with the newest technology.

OHLA has computers throughout the entire school available for students with high internet connection and Wi-Fi connectivity.

OHLA has its own “Graduate Center” where students can concentrate exclusively in the preparation of TOEFL, IELTS and Cambridge. This Graduate Center is designed for those students wishing to gain admittance to American Universities through OHLA’s University Pathway Program.

Students at OHLA have their own cafeteria, swimming pools with an ocean view, Jacuzzi’s and their own gym free of charge.

OHLA has its own yoga, pilates and power plates center known as “Open Hearts Living Active”.
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Activities

Open Hearts offers an array of activities to help students practice English and interact with staff members.

Being a great tourist destination, the city of Miami allows for an innumerable series of activities that can vary from visits to museums to a tour of the sub-tropical jungles of the Everglades. Activities are scheduled on a weekly basis and students have the opportunity to enlist and participate accordingly.

Our Faculty and Staff

Open Hearts employs teachers who have years of teaching experience, particularly with international students. Our teachers come from diverse teaching backgrounds. They have the minimum requirement of a Bachelor’s Degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language or in a related field, and all of them have completed their certification in TEFL or TESOL.

Our Administrative Staff comes from different cultural, educational and professional backgrounds, bringing diversity in both expertise and knowledge to the school. All of our Staff Members are fluent in two or more languages.

Accreditations

Open Hearts is accredited by The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation. Open Hearts is a proud member of AAIEP, TESOL, NAFSA and the Better Business Bureau.

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Study English in Miami

Semi Intensive English Course:

  • 20 lessons per week
  • Each lesson is 50-minutes long
  • Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 12:40pm
  • Start any second Monday

Intensive English Course:

  • 24 lessons per week
  • Each lesson is 50-minutes long
  • Monday to Friday, 9:00am – 12:40pm and Monday to Thursday, 1:00pm-1:50pm
  • Start any second Monday

Accommodation in Miami

Homestay*

As part of its’ student services, Open Hearts offers host family accommodation. Students and families play a great part in this global exchange, promoting understanding and respect for other culture and views. Due to the nature of the city many of our families come from a Hispanic heritage. As such, students will encounter families that speak English and Spanish. All of our host families have a sympathetic approach to the needs of international language learners.

For homestay option, features include:

  • Placement with a carefully selected host family where English and Spanish are spoken
  • Single or shared rooms upon request
  • Half-board (breakfast and evening meal)
  • Bed linens/blankets
  • Shared kitchen and bathroom
  • Within 45 to 90 minutes to the school by public transportation

Student Residences**

We offer two excellent residential accommodation options.

Open Hearts Language Academy Residence [On-Site]**

The biggest advantage of this “accommodation option” is the fact that students reside right on Campus. It is called the Four Ambassadors because there are 4 towers connected by a common lobby. The residence is located in Tower 4 while the school is next to it in Tower 3. The students can enjoy an ocean view not only from their classroom but also from the comfort of their very own studio / apartment.

All the students have to do is get out of their room, take the elevator down to the lobby and then come up to the school. After class, they can spend the afternoon around the pools, enjoying the sun and the occasional drink at the Blue Parrot Tropical Bar located between pools.

For residential accommodation at Open Hearts Residence, features include:

  • Accommodation is offered in 2-bedroom apartments in single or multiple [2 or 3 students per room]
  • Each apartment includes 2 private bathrooms, a full kitchen, dining room, living room, TV, phone and ample storage space
  • Twice a week “maid service” which includes general cleaning, new bed sheets, vacuuming, etc., is provided. Laundry facility are also found on site
  • 24 hrs security
  • On-site amenities offered are: Beauty Salon, Coffee Shop, Dry Cleaning Services, Fitness Facility, 2 heated pools, Jacuzzi, Lounge and restaurants

Brickell Residence [Off-Site]

At this location, we offer accommodation in studios with two beds. The studios have fully equipped kitchen, with full size refrigerator, microwave, stovetop, coffee-maker, cooking and dining utensils as well as an oversized workspace with computer data port. It is only a 10 minute walk from the school, but Open Hearts Language Academy offers a free shuttle to school every morning.

Accommodation is offered in 1-bedroom apartments in single or double [1 or 2 students per room].

For residential accommodation at Brickell Residence, features include:

  • Located walking distance to metro mover and restaurants
  • Free shuttle to school in the morning
  • Across the street from a drugstore and a grocery store
  • High-speed Wireless Internet Access available for a one time fee of $4.99 for the entire stay
  • Remote television with premium cable channels
  • Attractive floor plan
  • Weekly housekeeping and on-site laundry facilities
  • 24 hrs security

Open Hearts Language Academy

Useful Resources

The Better Business Bureau
NAFSA
AAIEP
CEA

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