SCHEDULE,
TUITION
& FEES

Forum offers classes during weekdays in the morning, afternoon  and evening. The levels and class times offered will depend on the demand and enrollment for each session. Please call or e-mail to check the availability of class times and levels.
Calendar & Schedule for Part-Time Programs (Semi-Intensive English Program, Test Preparation Program and American English & Cultural Workshop)

The Semi-Intensive program consists of 16 levels. Each level provides 75 hours of instruction and takes five weeks to complete with 15 hours of study per week. Classes are held three hours every day Monday through Friday.

The American English & Culture Workshop consists of three levels. Each level provides 36 hours of instruction and takes four weeks to complete with nine hours of study per week. Classes are held three hours a day for three days a week.

The Test Preparation Program is offered at a five or eight-week interval. The five-week program provides 75 hours of training and the eight-week program provides 120 hours of training. Both programs are 15 hours a week with classes held three hours every day Monday through Friday.

Part-time programs are typically offered from 1-4pm, 4-7pm or 6-9pm. Please call if you need a part-time program in the morning.
 
Calendar & Schedule for the Intensive English Program
The Intensive English Program consists of seven levels. Each level provides 288 hours of instruction and takes 16 weeks to complete with 18 hours of study per week. Classes are held four hours Monday through Thursday and an additional two hours on Fridays. There is also an option to take an extended version of the program for 20 hours per week. Please call for more information about the extended program.

2018 Semi-Intensive Calendar & Test Prep Start Dates
SESSION STARTING ENDING DEADLINE
Session 8 Sept 10 Oct 12 NA
Session 9 Oct 15 Nov 16 Oct 8
Session 10 November 19 Dec 21 Nov 12

2018 American English & Cultural Workshop Calendar
SESSION STARTING ENDING DEADLINE
Session 1 June 4 June 29 May 28
Session 2 July 9 Aug 9 July 2
Session 3 Aug 13 Sep 7 Aug 6
Session 4 Oct 1 Oct 26 Sep 24

Upcoming Intensive Calendar
SESSION STARTING ENDING INTERNATIONAL STUDENT TESTING MANDATORY ORIENTATION
2018 Fall Semeseter September 4 December 21 August 27 - 28 September 7
2019 Spring Semester January 7 April 26 January 3 - 4 January 9

2018 Intensive Schedule
TIME OF THE DAY START TIME END TIME
Morning 9:00 am 1:00 pm
Afternoon 1:00 pm 5:00 pm
Evening 4:00/5:00 pm 8:00/9:00 pm

2018 Holiday Breaks
HOLIDAY STARTING ENDING
Memorial Day May 28
Independence Day July 4, 2017
Intensive Summer Break August 27 August 31
Labor Day September 3
Winter Break December 24, 2018 January 4, 2019

TUITION & FEES

The application fee is only a one-time fee and is non-refundable. The cost of books varies depending on the program, the shipping costs and whether the books are new or used. Students have the option to purchase their own books. If a student would like Forum to purchase the books then the book fees are non-refundable.

Intensive English Program (7 levels)
Application Fee for non-F1 students $50
Application Fee for F-1 students $100
Tuition for 1 Level (288 hours) $2,200.00
Books for 1 Level $50.00-$170.00

*Mandatory shipping fee of $75 to mail I-20 to international students.

2018 Semi-Intensive Calendar & Test Prep Start Dates
SESSION STARTING ENDING DEADLINE
Session 8 Sept 10 Oct 12 NA
Session 9 Oct 15 Nov 16 Oct 8
Session 10 November 19 Dec 21 Nov 12

*Books usually last more than one session.

Test Preparation Program (5 and 8 week)
Application Fee $50
8-Week Program Tuition (120 hours) $1,700.00
5-Week Program Tuition (75 hours) $1,200.00
Books $40.00-$60.00

American English & Culture Workshop (36 Hours)
Application Fee $50
Tuition $350.00
Books $45.00-$70.00