ELS is internationally marked by its extensive network of qualified in-country counselors with over 1,600 locations (shown in the map above) worldwide.
ELS Language Centers is accredited by the governing authority in each country it operates.
ELS Language Centers in the U.S. is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET) – a national accrediting agency listed by the US Secretary of Education. ELS schools are approved to offer the following programs: Intensive Programs, Semi-Intensive Program, Complete Prep Program for the TOEFL® iBT, the American Explorer Program, Business English Programs, CELTA and Special Programs. This school is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.
In the USA:
Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training
Canadian locations and programs accredited by Languages Canada
ELS/Universal English College in Sydney, Australia
Universal Education Centre Pty. Ltd. CRICOS Code: 00053J
ELS Language Centers and its staff are members of:
American Association of Intensive English Programs
Association of International Education Administrators
Association of International Educators
American International Recruitment Council
Association of Language Travel Organisations