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Course Information and Schedule

Education USA academy




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Typical EducationUSA Academy Daily Schedule


9–9:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Reading

10–10:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Writing

11–11:50 a.m. College Prep/Academic Skills: Speaking & Listening


1:30–3 p.m. Business and Entrepreneurship OR College Preparation Coaching

4–6 p.m. Campus or Community Recreation


Evening Recreation


Weekly Schedule

The following schedule is tentative and subject to change. 

Date  Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
4-Jul Students arrive in Knoxville
5-Jul Welcome activities and orientation
Tour: Part 1
Welcome Picnic
6-Jul Language Classes First day of class
Tour: Part 2
7-Jul Language Classes
Business Seminar
Meet conversation partners (local high school students)
8-Jul Language Classes Hiking at Ijams Nature Center
9-Jul Language Classes
Business Seminar
Shopping at West Town Mall
10-Jul Language Classes Tennessee Smokies baseball game
11-Jul Market Square Farmers Market with Lunch Downtown
12-Jul East Tennessee History Center

Date Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
13-Jul Language Classes Museum of Appalachia
14-Jul Language Classes
Business Seminar
Concert & Ice Cream in Market Square
15-Jul Language Classes Paddling at Ijams Nature Center
16-Jul Language Classes
Business Seminar
Knoxville Museum of Art
17-Jul Language Classes Homestay with local family begins
18-Jul Homestay with local family ends
19-Jul Dollywood (amusement park)

Date Class Schedule General Schedule of Events (Including Cultural Activities)
20-Jul Language Classes Tour of McClung Museum
21-Jul Language Classes
Business Seminar
Picnic dinner at Concord Par
22-Jul Language Classes Students’ Choice of Activities
23-Aug Language Classes
Business Seminar
Tour of Neyland Stadium
24-Aug Capstone Project
Farewell Dinner
25-Aug Students depart Knoxville