American English Institute

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American English Institute

ESL/English Program

Programs Offered

Certificate, ESL/English Program, Intensive English Program Certificate, Online Program, Pathway Programs, Short-Term, Summer Program, University Transfer, Visiting Student Programs, Visitor Programs, Youth Programs
American English Institute offers English Programs to international students seeking to improve their English. We offer intensive English, vacation English, and pathway programs in the heart of Southern California. Our 5 level curriculum helps students learn quickly to reach their goals for college/university admission and for professional advancement. We’re located in Riverside, California just one hour from Los Angeles in a safe, cosmopolitan city of Riverside. Our programs accept F1, B1/B2, and ESTA students. Classes are small so students receive personalized attention in all classes from expert instructors with advanced degrees.


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2002 Iowa Avenue, Suite 110, Riverside, CA 92507


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Top International Student Countries

China, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Peru

American English Institute

Get to know us

AEI is a private English language school. We are located in Southern California just one hour from Los Angeles and one and a half hours from San Diego. Studying at AEI means you get the best education in small classes taught by expert instructors. This allows you to complete your English goals in an 8-week session or longer. The school has 5 classrooms as well as a lounge, teacher room, and library. We’re just 2 miles to downtown Riverside and one mile to the University of California, Riverside. Riverside is a vibrant city of 350,000 residents with hot summers and mild winter, spring, and fall temperatures. It’s ideal for study as you can enjoy the outdoors year-round.

We have intensive, vacation, and pathway programs as well as youth programs in winter and summer. We design programs for groups of 5 or more students in English as well as business, tourism, and other areas. AEI offers homestay placement and there are many student apartments which students can rent a room in.