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American Language Academy

Greensboro, United States
Campus setting Urban
Living cost RM 13,771 per month
Student population Small (1,000 or less)
International students 70%
Institution type Private

About American Language Academy

American Language Academy (ALA) is an independent language institution focused on preparing international students for college or graduate school. ALA provides intensive English language instruction and full student services for hundreds of English learners.

The student body includes U.S. residents and immigrants, as well as students from abroad who wish to increase their English language skills for academic, professional, and social purposes. ALA is authorized by the U.S. federal government to enroll non-immigrant students.

Since 2016, ALA has been offering online instruction programmes, dubbed Skycampus.

Campus information

American Language Academy campuses extend from the East the West coast. More than 150 students are enrolled at 4 Campuses. Each year, more than 100 students from over 50 countries graduate. The alumni continuously pursue academic degree programs at university and college partners and many others have been transferred directly into top 10 universities across US. 

All American Language Academy (ALA) campuses in the United States are nationally accredited by The Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA).

United States Campuses:

Boston, Massachusetts
ALA Boston is conveniently located within the New England region of the United States. Boston, the capital of Massachusetts, is one of the oldest cities in the United States, which makes this city an ideal location to learn about American culture, its history, and experience it firsthand.

Plantation, Florida
ALA Miami in Plantation, Florida is conveniently located just west of Fort Lauderdale, east of Sunrise, and north of Miami. Immersed in southern Floridian and international culture, students have access to shopping, restaurants, entertainment, national parks, beaches, and much more.

Forest Trail Campus
American Language Academy- Forest Trail Sports Programs (ALA-FT) is an auxiliary campus of the ALA main campus in Greensboro, North Carolina. Located on the campus of Forest Trail Academy (FTA) in Kernersville, NC, ALA-FT is centrally located near Greensboro, Winston Salem, and High Point.

Greensboro, North Carolina
ALA Greensboro is centrally located in the beautiful, friendly, and vibrant city of Greensboro, North Carolina. Greensboro offers all the amenities of a large city, yet it is an easy and convenient place for students to live and study. Students find a dynamic mixture of things to do in the area. Greensboro has many parks, recreational opportunities, sporting events, attractions, and a variety of art and cultural activities. 

Harrogate, Tennessee
ALA-LMU is located on the beautiful, scenic campus of Lincoln Memorial University in Harrogate, Tennessee. Students who study at ALA-LMU will enjoy all the benefits of studying on a first class American university campus. ALA students will be able to enjoy using the facilities at LMU such as libraries, computer labs, dining facilities, and gyms. 

Garden Grove, California
Picture yourself studying English at this ideal location in the middle of everything. The school is located just minutes away from beaches along the beautiful Pacific Ocean and among many well known colleges and universities. Head from the sand to the snow in the same day to enjoy California's countless outdoor activities. They are also just 4 miles from Disneyland in Anaheim, CA and endless shopping.


Changchun, China
American Language Academy (ALA) has established an educational collaboration with the World Languages School (WLS) in Changchun, China, in the northeastern part of the country. The World Languages School is an institution which serves students seventeen (17) and eighteen (18) years of age who are preparing for their imminent university careers.

Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China
Teacher Training Program

Type of program: a 35-day teacher training program to provide Chinese teachers of English with essential theoretical principles of TESOL in the areas of speaking and listening, in preparation for a new English competency examination implemented for Chinese middle-school aged students in 2016.

Iraq Center
Intensive English Language Training

In 2013 American Language Academy (ALA) launched its first international teaching program in the city of Duhok, in Kurdistan, Iraq.  An ALA teaching team was invited to provide a six-month intensive English language program to selected graduates of the University of Duhok (UoD). 


Courses available 3

English Language 3


Reviews 2

In American language Academy, there are many teachers who can make different in your education. For me, when I came to ALA I was not able to make any sentence when I was talking. But right now, I can make conversations with anyone. Thanks for ALA.
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Friendly atmosphere. Professional teachers. Diverse Students.
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