Chicago TOEFL Prep Course

Chicago Illinois TOEFL Prep Teacher

Our Chicago TOEFL instructor is a certified TOEFL/TEFL/TESL/TESOL instructor whose experience includes several years of ESL teaching in Japan to students of all ages, as well as numerous TOEFL group classes at a private language academy in Chicago and many 1-on-1 TOEFL students. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan. He also has a degree in International Relations from Northwestern University.

TOEFL Student Review (Chicago | Illinois)

I'm very happy about the teaching Maureen gave me. The TOEFL work was efficient, focused and my TOEFL teacher gave her best to help me to reach my goal. I improved my English and I learned efficient work method. I did a good job on the TOEFL test last Saturday. Maureen is a pro, I highly recommend her.

-Jean-Philippe

Admissions Success for TOEFL Students

TOEFL Student Admissions Success

"Tom was my Admissions consultant and I wanted to show my gratitude. He showed a great understanding of what I wanted to convey vs. the admissions office's expectations, proved to be efficient and very prompt at coming back to me, correcting my essays, commenting on my answers. As an international student applying to US schools, I highly recommend his services."

- Nathalie

To register or for more information please email us at admissions@manhattaneliteprep.com. For more recent admissions success stories, please visit Student Admissions Testimonial page.

TOEFL Long Course (In-Person/Online)

  • Regular Price: US$975; See Comparison Table on this page
  • Promotional Price: US$925, 14-day in advance; See Sign-up Form on this page

TOEFL Long Course Details

  • 6 weekends or 8 weekdays (once a week), 28 hours
  • Typical Class Time: 6:30-10:00pm on Weekdays, 2-6:30pm on Weekends (Local Time)
  • Course Location: See Tentative Venue & Map on this page
  • Included for Free: ETS TOEFL Official Guide, Unlimited Class Access, Digital Guides Collection
  • Free Access to 300+ hours of Online Live Class Recordings
  • Free Admissions Consultation
  • Unlimited Support via Email, Chat & Phone (7 days a week; all messages will be returned as soon as possible within 24 hours)
  • Within 24-48 hours after your payment, you will receive an email with a questionnaire, digital course links, score improvement advice, and more so that you can start prepping for the test with us right away! Instructor bios and testimonials available upon request.
  • US$200 study with friends/refer a friend: $100 off each person
  • Visa: We do not offer I-20's or require any special visa to study with us. Usually a traveler’s visa or a business visa will be fine as long as it covers the duration of our course. We are not able to assist you in any way with VISA difficulties or formalities. However, we can provide a confirmation letter for your course registration.

TOEFL Intensive (In-Person/Online)

  • Regular Price: US$1399; See Comparison Table on this page
  • Promotional Price: US$1299, 14-day in advance; See Sign-up Form on this page

TOEFL Intensive Course Details

  • 1 week, 28 hours, 7 sessions; Typical Class Time: 6:30-10:00pm on Weekdays, daytime on Weekends (Local Time)
  • In countries where weekends typically fall on Friday & Saturday (e.g. The Middle East), courses will start on Friday
  • Course Location: See Tentative Venue & Map on this page
  • Included for Free: ETS' TOEFL Official Guide, Unlimited Class Access, Digital Guides Collection, Free Admissions Consultation
  • Free Access to 300+ hours of Online Live Class Recordings
  • Unlimited Support via Email, Chat & Phone (7 days a week; all messages will be returned as soon as possible within 24 hours)
  • Within 24-48 hours after your payment, you will receive an email with a questionnaire, digital course links, score improvement advice, and more so that you can start prepping for the test with us right away! Instructor bios and testimonials available upon request.
    • US$200 study with friends/refer a friend: $100 off each person
    • Visa: We do not offer I-20's or require any special visa to study with us. Usually a traveler’s visa or a business visa will be fine as long as it covers the duration of our course. We are not able to assist you in any way with VISA difficulties or formalities. However, we can provide a confirmation letter for your course registration.
     

    Upcoming TOEFL Prep Long Courses (In-Person/Online)

    tuesday long Courses *

    • Feb 27-Apr 17 (2018-02-27-Long-TUE)
    • Mar 06-Apr 24 (2018-03-06-Long-TUE)
    • Mar 13-May 01 (2018-03-13-Long-TUE)
    • Mar 20-May 08 (2018-03-20-Long-TUE)
    • Mar 27-May 15 (2018-03-27-Long-TUE)
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    • Apr 03-May 22 (2018-04-03-Long-TUE)
    • Apr 10-May 29 (2018-04-10-Long-TUE)
    • Apr 17-Jun 05 (2018-04-17-Long-TUE)
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    wednesday long Courses *

    • Feb 28-Apr 18 (2018-02-28-Long-WED)
    • Mar 07-Apr 25 (2018-03-07-Long-WED)
    • Mar 14-May 02 (2018-03-14-Long-WED)
    • Mar 21-May 09 (2018-03-21-Long-WED)
    • Mar 28-May 16 (2018-03-28-Long-WED)
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    • Apr 04-May 23 (2018-04-04-Long-WED)
    • Apr 11-May 30 (2018-04-11-Long-WED)
    • Apr 18-Jun 06 (2018-04-18-Long-WED)
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    thursday long Courses *

    • Mar 01-Apr 19 (2018-03-01-Long-THURS)
    • Mar 08-Apr 26 (2018-03-08-Long-THURS)
    • Mar 15-May 03 (2018-03-15-Long-THURS)
    • Mar 22-May 10 (2018-03-22-Long-THURS)
    • Mar 29-May 17 (2018-03-29-Long-THURS)
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    • Apr 05-May 24 (2018-04-05-Long-THURS)
    • Apr 12-May 31 (2018-04-12-Long-THURS)
    • Apr 19-Jun 07 (2018-04-19-Long-THURS)
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    saturday long Courses *

    • Feb 24-Mar 31 (2018-02-24-Long-SATDY)
    • Mar 03-Apr 07 (2018-03-03-Long-SATDY)
    • Mar 10-Apr 14 (2018-03-10-Long-SATDY)
    • Mar 17-Apr 21 (2018-03-17-Long-SATDY)
    • Mar 24-Apr 28 (2018-03-24-Long-SATDY)
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    • Mar 31-May 05 (2018-03-31-Long-SATDY)
    • Apr 07-May 12 (2018-04-07-Long-SATDY)
    • Apr 14-May 19 (2018-04-14-Long-SATDY)
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    sunday long Courses *

    • Feb 25-Apr 01 (2018-02-25-Long-SUN)
    • Mar 04-Apr 08 (2018-03-04-Long-SUN)
    • Mar 11-Apr 15 (2018-03-11-Long-SUN)
    • Mar 18-Apr 22 (2018-03-18-Long-SUN)
    • Mar 25-Apr 29 (2018-03-25-Long-SUN)
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    • Apr 01-May 06 (2018-04-01-Long-SUN)
    • Apr 08-May 13 (2018-04-08-Long-SUN)
    • Apr 15-May 20 (2018-04-15-Long-SUN)
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    TOEFL Prep Intensive Courses (In-Person/Online)

    intensive Courses *

    • Feb 24-Mar 02 (2018-02-24-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Mar 03-Mar 09 (2018-03-03-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Mar 10-Mar 16 (2018-03-10-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Mar 17-Mar 23 (2018-03-17-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Mar 24-Mar 30 (2018-03-24-Intensive-SATDY)
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    • Mar 31-Apr 06 (2018-03-31-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Apr 07-Apr 13 (2018-04-07-Intensive-SATDY)
    • Apr 14-Apr 20 (2018-04-14-Intensive-SATDY)
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    Prices & Payment - TOEFL Courses (In-Person/Online)

    Our highly effective TOEFL instructors have the expertise to help you achieve a top score on your TOEFL exam!

    "I contacted Manhattan Elite Prep to get a high score (over 100) to the TOEFL test. The staff gave me the best TOEFL Prep instructor. Steve is a great professor, and I would recommend him to anyone who is required to take the TOEFL test . He is passionate about teaching and he encourages you and makes you believe in yourself. After only 8 hours, I was able to get 107 to the TOEFL test and I applied in time for the universities I wanted. It was an wonderful experience, and I thank Steve for his precious help and the staff for ensuring the best conditions for my preparation." (5 out of 5 Rating on Google+)

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    TOEFL Courses & Tutoring Comparison

    Intensive Course Long Course Private Course Private Tutoring Online Library / Self Study
    Student Preferences 1) Limited study time; 2) Flexibility to take a week off 1) 2 months study time; 2) Steady study pace 1) Customized instruction; 2) Flexible schedule 1) Help on specific test sections; 2) 1-on-1 instruction 1) Independent Study; 2) Strategy & tips via live recordings
    Format In-Person/Online In-Person/Online In-Person/Online In-Person/Online Online
    Hours 28 24 20 2+ 50+
    Cost (Class Discounts with 14-day Advance Payment) $1399 $975 US/Canada: $1580; Int'l:$1980 Elite Pack (10+hr):$200/hr Advance Pack (10+hr):$75/hr Basic Pack (<10hr):$85/hr; Int'l: $125/hr $150; $250
    Course Duration 1 Week 8 Weeks Personalized Personalized On Demand
    Local Class Time (Except Online Classes, EST) Weekdays, 6:30-10PM;Weekends, during day Long Courses: Weekdays, 6:30-10PM; Weekends, 2-6:30PM Personalized Personalized On Demand
    1-on-1 Instruction N/A N/A Online Library: N/A; Self-Study Pack: 2 hrs
    Course Materials Included Elite Pack: √; Advanced/Basic Pack: Sold Separately Online Library: Sold Separately; Self-Study Pack: √
    TOEFL Online Library (75+ Hours)
    Digital Guides Collection √ (Different Access for Different Packs) N/A
    Free Admissions Evaluation
    7-Day Staff Assistance

    Chicago - Address

    Manhattan Elite Prep - Chicago | Illinois Tentative Venue

    Please call our headquarters to confirm before visiting the venue:

    Harold Washington Library Center
    440 S. State Street

    Chicago, IL 60605

    Tel: (800) 983-6202

    info(at)ManhattanElitePrep.com

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    Price Range: USD850-1650

    Chicago - Location

     

    TOEFL Prep Time Effectiveness

    • The most limiting factor in TOEFL preparation for people is time.
    • Our preparation is tailored for busy professionals. We will teach you what you need to know in the least amount of time.
    • It takes significantly more teaching experience and techniques to prepare a student in less time.
    • Our high-quality and dedicated instructors are committed to helping every student reach her/his goals

    Our Unique TOEFL Prep Method

    Basic Skill Building & Training

    1. TOEFL Prep Vocabulary List: Basic – Advanced levels

    • Noun/Verb/Adjective/More; Phrases; Idioms; Synonyms/Antonyms

    2. Perfect your English mastery

    • Grammar Basics & Advanced Applications
    • Articles and Prepositions

    3. Improve your Speaking & Listening scores

    • Phonetics Review; Accent Analysis

    Real-Time Exercise & Feedback

    • Passages from Major Newspapers
    • Recordings from News Channels
    • Real Problems from Past Tests
    • Focused TOEFL Prep Test Topics & Integrated Exercise

    Most Value-Added TOEFL Course Pack

    • Our Better Score Guarantee: Unlimited Class Repeats and Advice
    • Free Access to 50+ hours of TOEFL Prep Online Library
    • Official Guide to the TOEFL & Turbocharge Your TOEFL: Integrated Study Guide (proprietary study materials)
    • US$200 study with friends/refer a friend: $100 for each
    • Student Discount to Private Tutoring & Admissions Help
    • Unlimited Support via Email, Chat & Phone

    TOEFL Prep Course Materials

    • Turbocharge Your TOEFL Integrated Study Guide 

    • Access to Digital TOEFL Prep Practice Tests
     
     

    TOEFL Prep Course Overview & Course Schedule

    • Mix of lectures and exercises in each session; ample time allotted for answering sample questions and receiving personalized attention from the instructors
    • Structured to benefit both novice and expert test-takers
    • In-depth analyses of successful strategies to arrive at correct solutions
    • Self-contained sessions; join our courses at any time; unlimited class access (in-person and or online live courses)
    • Session 1: (1) Reading - Vocabulary, inferences and selecting summary information; (2) Listening 1- Comprehension and connecting information
    • Session 2: (1) Reading 2 - Test-taking strategies (2) Listening 2 - Test-taking strategies
    • Session 3:(1) Speaking 1 – Free choice and paired choice responses(2) Writing 1 – Brainstorming, writing cohesive introductions and supporting paragraphs, strong conclusion, reviewing grammar and punctuation.
    • Session 4:(1) Speaking 2 – Information processing, viewpoint formation, topic development, language use and delivery;(2) Writing 2 – Test-taking strategies; taking notes while reading and listening
    • Session 5:(1) Practice Test – Reading; (2) Practice Test Review – Reading; (3) Practice Test – Listening; (4) Practice Test Review – Listening
    • Session 6:(1) Practice Test – Speaking; (2) Practice Test Review – Speaking; (3) Practice Test – Writing; (4) Practice Test Review – Writing

    Why TOEFL Prep Online

    • Ideal for students located anywhere around the world
    • Best simulation of the test-taking experience in front of a computer screen
    • We utilize Live Whiteboard Teaching Technology as opposed to pre-made slide presentations, facilitating true interactive online learning.
    • REAL-TIME communication with instructor via speaking, writing and sharing a whiteboard, regardless of internet speed. This is made possible through our partnership with WebEx, the leader in online training centers.
    • Post-class review possible through on-demand high-quality recorded sessions to focus on selected topics
    • Minimal travel time with no worries about weather or traffic
    • Ease of participation anywhere you find conducive to studying

    Why Us: Our Competitive Advantages

    • 10+ years helping students at all levels achieve top scores
    • Passionate & experienced instructors who scored in the 99th percentile
    • Proven track record getting applicants into dream schools
    • Staff includes former admissions committee members at Ivy League universities and Graduate (including Business) Schools