Junior English Summer Camp for Teens in Manhattan, New York City is located on campus of an Ivy League University. Columbia University was founded in 1754 as King's College by royal charter and is the oldest institution of higher learning in the State of New York. This camp offers learners aged 14 - 17 from all over the world the opportunity to improve their English language skills, explore the "Big Apple" and enjoy one of the world's greatest cities and a varied and exciting activity program.
New York City is a global hub of international business and commerce and is one of three "command centers" for the world economy. The city is a major center for finance, media and the arts in the United States. Over 47 million foreign and American tourists visit New York each year. As host of the United Nations headquarters, it is also an important center for international affairs.
Many districts and landmarks in the city have become well-known worldwide. The city has been home to several of the tallest buildings in the world, including the Empire State Building and the twin towers of the former World Trade Center.
The Statue of Liberty - a major tourist attraction and one of the most recognizable icons of the United States - greeted millions of immigrants as they came to America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Major destinations in New York City also include the Empire State Building, Ellis Island, Broadway theatre productions, museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, and other tourist attractions including Central Park, Washington Square Park, Rockefeller Center, Times Square, the Bronx Zoo, New York Botanical Garden, luxury shopping along Fifth and Madison Avenues, and events such as the Halloween Parade in Greenwich Village, the Tribeca Film Festival, and free performances in Central Park at Summerstage.
Residential English Summer Camp for Teens in New York offers English classes, accommodation, catering, sports and social facilities on campus of Columbia University located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. We also offer a Day Camp program without accommodations.
At this camp, students will have the option to take a 3-week Business English Course or 2-week English for Tourism Course - ideal for students looking for a more focused course, designed to maximise progress.
Top class sporting and recreational facilities are available on campus, including indoor sports hall, athletic tracks and swimming pool, along with a range of modern cafes, outdoor dining, and attractive communal recreational areas.
The summer camp program includes one full-day and three half-day excursions per week and full afternoon and evening activity program.