Embassy English Merrimack

English Course in Merrimack, Boston

3 Reasons to LOVE Embassy at Merrimack:
1. Pathway offered into a number of Merrimack’s graduate and undergraduate programmes for those pursuing higher education.
2. Authentic on-campus experience
3. Close proximity to Boston

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This Top 10 Regional University is located close to Boston but benefits from a safe, small town feel, making it the perfect place to experience American history and culture. In addition, students will have access to a pathway programme into a number of Merrimack’s highly desirable majors.

Courses

Courses at Embassy Merrimack require a minimum English level of pre-intermediate. The courses available are;

  • Language Semester Abroad
  • English for Academic Purposes

Term dates for 2018:

  • Spring Semester: January 22 – May 11
  • Summer Semester: May 21 – August 17 (12 total weeks in the classroom)
  • Fall Semester: September 4 – December 20

* Students follow all Merrimack authorised holidays and term breaks

Students are eligible for direct admission to Merrimack or through the pathway in the International Study Centre. This allows students access to a large number of undergraduate and graduate programs upon meeting all entry requirements.

How this Pathway works:

  • Embassy students interested in undergraduate or graduate studies at Merrimack College have two options to choose:
  • Pathway in the International Study Centre
  • Direct Admission

Popular Undergraduate Majors:

Art & Art History
Athletic Training
Biochemistry
Biology
Business Administration
Accounting
Finance
International Business
Management
Marketing
Sport Management
Chemistry
Civil Engineering
Communication Studies
Computer Science

Criminology
Digital Design
Economics
Education
Computer Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Creative Writing
Film Studies
Environmental Studies and Sustainability
Exercise Science
Health Science
Nutrition
Public Health

History
Psychology
Information Technology
International Studies
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Social Justice
Sociology
Theatre Arts
Women’s and Gender Studies

Popular Graduate Majors:

Accounting
Management
Civil Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

*The above is only a selection of popular majors. A full list of majors can be found on the Merrimack website


ADDRESS
Embassy at Merrimack, Boston
315 Turnpike Street
North Andover, MA 01845

Residential accommodation:

  • Residence is offered based upon availability
  • Single/shared rooms

Homestay:

  • Available across the northern Boston area
  • Single/twin rooms
  • Half-board (14 meals per week)
  • Coffee shop—5min walk
  • On-demand car share through Zip Car- 5min walk
  • Library- 6min walk
  • Campus Centre/Student union—5min walk
  • Fitness Centre—5 min walk
  • Church—5min walk
  • Mosque—20min drive (Uber)
Traveling Around:

Given the suburban location of Merrimack, utilizing Uber, Lyft, and the car sharing company Zip Car (on-campus pick-up) is the most convenient. The commuter rail train station is less than 2 miles away, which offers direct trains into Boston several times per day.