Leap into language at one of our beautiful campuses
Every year, the Middlebury-Monterey Language Academy convenes at prestigious liberal arts colleges. Students engage in full-immersion language learning in a safe, supportive college environment with state-of-the-art facilities. Our residential college model creates a close community of friends, enhances language proficiency, encourages self-confidence, and prepares our students to become successful 21st century global citizens.
Green Mountain College, Poultney, VT
French |German I Mandarin | Spanish
Located just south of Middlebury College, Green Mountain College is a perfect way to spend the summer in New England.
Pomona College, Claremont, CA
Arabic I French | Mandarin | Spanish
Conceived of as “a college in a garden,” Pomona’s campus is one of the prettiest in the country and 30 miles east of Los Angeles.
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
French | Mandarin | Spanish
Swarthmore College’s lush campus is just outside Philadelphia, offering students access to cultural field trips in the city.
Campuses offering Level V
Chinese Level V – Pomona College
French Level V – Swarthmore College
Spanish Level V – Swarthmore College
If you can answer Yes to any of the following questions, you may qualify for Level V:
- Will you have taken the AP test for Chinese/French/Spanish by May 2013?
- Have you already taken a language proficiency exam and are rated ACTFL Advanced level? View a description of ACTFL Advanced level
- Are you a heritage speaker and have near-native fluency in speaking the language you plan to study at The Academy? In other words, were you raised with this language and are able to understand and speak with at least one parent at home on a daily basis? It is OK if your reading and writing skills do not match your speaking and listening ability. Level V will focus on improving your reading and writing skills.
Please confirm Level V qualification by contacting Amy Shen, Director of Curriculum and Instruction. Amy may ask to speak with your language instructor to confirm Level V placement. Call 802-443-3474 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last chance! Begin an Academy application and pay the program deposit before April 1st, and we’ll give you a $300 discount off your tuition balance. Enter Discount Code “APR12” when prompted on your application.