Academic Prep Service


For prospective or current US college students living in the US, Japan, China, and anywhere, we have following academic support services available for you.

◉ Tutor Service (Fee charged by hourly basis)

◉ Year-Round Sakae Academy & Placement Program (Boston, MA) for degree seeking students

◉ Summer "SUCCESS" Program (3 locations, taking place on college campus) for students starting degree program in the following fall semester

Please find details below.

Tutor Service

As for your tutor need in SAT/TOEFL(R)/IELTS test preparation, or specific academic course at school, please consult with us for tutor availability and package price options.

Basic Fee Structure

$60 per hour for a bilingual tutor (English - Japanese/Chinese)
$50 per hour with 5 lesson package
$40 per hour with 10 lesson package

Sakae Academy & Placement Program in Boston

Sakae - USA has been running this special bridge program for over 20 years. There are many English schools but seldom of them are specifically designed for degree-program preparation.

This program is customized for students from Japan and China, who are attending US institutions for the first time in upcoming semester, or those who just came to the US recently without much preparation for US academic program.

If you still have not applied for any college, this program has option for college placement service to apply for the upcoming Fall or Spring semester.

Location: Boston ASC English & Sakae - USA (Boston Office)
Start Date: Any Monday of a week (complete application required at least 15 days prior)
Feature: Homestay & ESL (all levels), Academic Paper Writing Training with Japanese/English bilingual

For fee and more information in Japanese please download brochure below.

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2015 Summer Program Schedule & Location

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English Level - Beginner to Intermediate (College Students)

◉ Location: Washburn University (KS)
Period: June 15 - August 2, 2015
Feature: (1) ESL + Academic preparation program, (2) Weekend homestay experience, (3) Fun activities including excursions in Kansas City and Kansas City Royals baseball game.

English Level - Beginner to Intermediate (High School & College Students)

◉ Location: Ohio Northern University (OH)
Period: July 8 - August 12, 2015
Feature: (1) ESL + two academic focused course (US History & Government, Interpersonal Communication, Business), (2) Intercultural Experience with US high school students, (3) Fun activities (Baseball game, soccer game, Worlds of Fun, etc.)

English Level - Intermediate to Advance (College & Graduate Students)

◉ Location: Emporia State University (KS)
Requirement: TOEFL(R) iBT 61+
Period: June 19 - July 31, 2015
Feature: (1) Taking Academic Course with regular American students (3 to 6 credits), (2) Writing & Speaking Workshops, (3) Fun Activities (Excursions, Kansas City Royals baseball game, etc.)