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ESL Academy

  • The ESL Academy opened in January 2012
  • The countries represented:  Angola, Argentina, Austria, Brazil, Cameroon, Chile, China, Columbia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Ethiopia, France, Guinea, Iran, Iraq, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Morocco, Nicaragua, Nigeria,​​ Panama, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, UAE, Ukraine, Venezuela, and Vietnam
  • Faculty to student ratio 15:1
  • The ESL Academy is located in the heart of campus and downtown Denver.
  • There are 5 terms/year.
  • Each term is 8 weeks.


  • Population of 634,265 (the 23rd most populous city in the U.S.)/ 2.7 million people in the metro area.
  • Elevation- 5,280 feet (one mile high) (1.61 kilometers)
  • 300 days of sunshine
  • 28 Ski resorts
  • 52 fourteeners, meaning that 52 mountain peaks exceed 14,000 feet (4.27kilometers)
  • Largest park system in the US (over 200 city parks)
  • Home to 6 professional sports teams
  • Denver International Airport is one of the world’s greenest airports. DIA also has the largest solar farm at a commercial airport in the United States. According to Skytrax, DIA is regarded as the 2nd best airport in the U.S.

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