Campus in Chicago
The Chicago campus is conveniently located in the Chicago Loop, one block from Millennium Park. CSI students can take advantage of major public transportation routes, all within walking distance of the campus. CSI students benefit from our modern campus located in Chicago’s landmark Heyworth Building. Students enjoy a modern facility, classrooms, labs, and relaxing lounges. Classrooms comfortably accommodate up to 20-40 students and are equipped with modern work stations, high-speed Internet access, LCD projectors, and network printers.
Sights around Chicago
Famous attractions in the area include the Cadillac Palace Theatre, the Willis Tower (with a Skydeck overlooking Chicago), the Art Institute of Chicago, Buckingham Fountain (one of the largest fountains in the world), and the beautiful Grant Park. Students will also have a wealth of American culture surrounding them, including the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Lyric Opera of Chicago, the Joffrey Ballet, the Chicago Cultural Center, and the Harold Washington Library. Plenty of shopping opportunities are available at the Loop Retail Historic District and along the Magnificent Mile. The Chicago Loop is also considered the financial and government seat of Chicago.
English as a Second Language (ESL), English, Business English, and Career Programs in Chicago
Computer Systems Institute offers a number of English and professional programs at the Chicago campus. ESL programs are designed for learners who wish to improve their English language skills or prepare to enter a U.S. college or university. ESL programs are for English learners of any skill level. Courses cover vocabulary and conversation, writing and grammar, and reading strategies. English programs are for students with advanced English proficiency who want to hone their skills in writing, literature, or communication through college-level courses. Business English programs offer career-oriented students an opportunity to gain practical training in the customer service, hospitality, or business administration fields. All Business English programs include externship as a core component of each course. CSI Career Programs prepare students for employment in the high-growth industries of healthcare, networking, and business. Programs combine focused classroom learning, hands-on experience, and industry-recognized certification preparation. Programs are designed to be completed in as little as 32 weeks.
For more information about programs offered at the Chicago campus, please contact an admissions representative.