Want to study English in the USA on a beautiful American university campus? Check out LCI’s newest English school location: LCI Roanoke at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia!
Roanoke College is a high-quality undergraduate institution, and with an LCI English school right on campus, it’s easy to fulfill your dreams of improving your English and attending an American university.
Below are five reasons to choose Roanoke College when you study at an American university.
- Modern City Life + Small-Town Charm
Situated on a picturesque 80-acre campus in Salem, Virginia, Roanoke College is located in the heart of the scenic Blue Ridge Mountains. The campus has even been voted the 18th Most Beautiful Campus by the Princeton Review!
Salem provides the safety, charm and convenience of a small college town, but is located just 10 minutes from Roanoke, a larger city offering cosmopolitan activities and excitement.
Whether you’re interested in outdoor recreation, nightlife, culture, a friendly atmosphere or all of the above, we think you’ll agree that Roanoke College offers an outstanding location for an American university.
- On-Campus English School
Improve your English before you begin your studies at an American university! With LCI Roanoke English school on campus at Roanoke College, you can complete your English studies and your degree program all in one place.
You’ll have access to all campus amenities as an LCI English student, so you’ll have a chance to live on campus, make friends and get acquainted with the area before you take your first class at an American university.
- Conditional Admission & TOEFL/IELTS Waivers at an American University
You can secure your place at an American university before you even land in the USA! Roanoke College offers conditional admission to students studying English at LCI Language Centers.
Roanoke College also offers test waivers to LCI graduates. That means that once you’ve completed Level 7 at LCI Roanoke (or any other LCI location), you’ll be eligible for direct admission to Roanoke College—without having to take the TOEFL or IELTS English tests!
- A Quality Education at an American College
Roanoke is a small private college, consistently ranked in the top 10% of all American colleges by Forbes and the Princeton Review. US News & World Report also voted Roanoke #4, Up-and-Coming Schools.
The school has a population of about 2,000 and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1—giving you the opportunity to work closely with your prestigious professors. Despite its small size, Roanoke provides many of the benefits of a larger American university, including over 35 majors and 55 minors.
Add a strong core curriculum and an emphasis on real-world learning through internships and research, and you can see why Roanoke College offers an excellent education for American and international students alike.
- Quick I-20 Issuance
And what’s more? Unlike some schools that can take weeks, LCI issues I-20s to our students in just 24-48 hours. That means you can study on an American university campus sooner than you think!