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Young Professionals on Wall Street, NYC

Bored of standard English courses? Interested in career-related subjects like Business, Law, Fashion? Want to improve your professional skills like Public Speaking, Presentations, critical thinking?
Welcome to New York - and one of the most effective and interesting career related programmes we have to offer. All housed in in one of the most exclusive private schools in NYC.
The school occupies the top 4 floors of a 23-storey building in downtown Manhattan offering not simply easy access to Wall St and the best of NYC but also a view of the Statue of Liberty from the classrooms. (You won't look out the window though, will you?! You'll be engaged in class and working hard, right!!)

The aim of this programmes is to offer teens and late-teenagers who already have an acceptable level of English (B1 = intermediate) and are interested in their future careers both a remarkable learning and growing experience. 
Specifically, it gives them an insight the kind of topics they'll both study and encounter in their chosen career.

Students study 25 hours of professional and career-related subjects in English per week - without classic English courses.
You choose from among the following 4 subjects to focus on having theory and practical classes in them:

  • Business
  • Medicine
  • Fashion & design
  • International Relations and Law

How does it work?
Choose a subject to study for 2 weeks of your trip. The programme includes, theory, practicals and group work AND Professional Skills courses. 

The subjects and the objectives:

Please contact us to receive complete information regarding what is studied during the course for each of the subjects.
NB: With this programme there are NO standard English courses, but all courses are given in English at your level. 
You also receive Professional Skills courses - presentation skills, public speaking, note-taking, critical thinking, report writing, etc etc.

This is an excellent approach, helping students discover what their chosen future really involves and providing them with solid skills for the future.

The programme includes:

  • 25 hours courses
  • Details end of course report
  • Small classes (11 max)
  • Residential accommodation, full-board (5 minutes on foot from school)
  • Airport transfers
  • Activities & excursions

Where?

The programme is held in downtown Manhattan, in the heart of the financial District about 2 minutes from Wall Street on the premises of one of New York's most exclusive private schools. 

Excursions

Amid all this study, you've got to have some fun! So there are 2 full day excursions included in the programme each week with other half-day and evening excursions around the cities (falling under the category "activities" ). All excursions and activities are full supervised by staff.
This means that you'll also have the opportunity to explore and discover this incredible city Times Square, the Empire State Building, the 9/11 memorial etc.Other visits related to your study programme are also included.

Activities

On top of the full-day excursions, you'll get out and about and also do a bunch of cultural activities as part of the programme. Basically, there's not much time for being bored. 

Arrivals & Departs

Please find details regarding airport transfers below.
DO stick to the airports and the hours indicated. Outside of hours a supplement for a private transfer will be charged.

Transfers

Pick-up, welcome and returns from :
- NY - JFK
- NY- La Guardia
- NY - Newark

Please keep to the indicated arrival times

Schedule

Arrivals & Departures: TUESDAYS

- 10:00 & 22:00
*NB*
- These are aircraft landing and take-off times!

Sample Timetable

Time Activity
7h00 - 8h30 Breakfast
9h00 - 10h40 Subject Theory classes 
10h40 - 11h00 Break
11h00 - 12h40 Subject Theory + group work
12h40 - 13h30 Lunch
14h00 - 17h00 Visits & activities
17h00 - 19h00 Dinner
19h00 - 22h00 Group Activities
22h00 Back to the dorms

The information above is for example purposes only.