THE GATEWAY OF THE PACIFIC IS YOUR LINK BETWEEN THE EAST AND WEST
Learn Chinese in 16 hours. CLA's Chinese language programs in the San Francisco area will bridge the distance between our two continents and forge new roads of success.
Advanced and Progressive Teaching Methods
Our classes create productive group learning experiences or effective 1-on-1 tutoring
Exciting Mandarin program serving the San Francisco area in the SF Financial District and Palo Alto
Two Locations in the Bay Area For Convenience
Federal Government Chinese Language Program Officer
University Instructor in Chinese Mandarin
Certified Assessor for the Mandarin Proficiency Test (PSC)
Interpreter for U.S. Congressmen
Speaker at conference of United Nations
Attend classes at the San Francisco locations of the Chinese Language Academy.
Home of the Silicon Valley and many of the biggest technology firms in the world, San Francisco is the business and technological hub between the United States and Asia. This Pacific metropolis is also the world's largest apparel maker and boasts tourism as it's major industry with $6.73 billion in annual tourism spending.
CLA has multiple locations in the San Francisco Bay Area region for individual students and also offers customized classes on the site of the corporate clients. With current locations in the Financial District of San Francisco and Palo Alto in the Silicon Valley, our school is proud to offer effective Mandarin Chinese courses to eager students.
Our featured Mandarin program is a 16-hour crash course. Join us to experience the most productive 16 hours in learning!
CLA 16 Crash Course Classes in Chinese
Learn Chinese in 16 Hours.
Learning a language is hard work. You can learn more effectively if you are not alone.
Your brain will work 10x better when you are excited and engaged with other people.
Happiness generates efficiency.
Join us! Experience the most productive 16 hours in learning.
Available Courses at Chinese Language Academy of San Francisco
“CLA 16” 16 Hour Crash Course for Beginners
Advanced Beginner Level Course
Intermediate Level Course
Advanced Level Course
Proficient Level Course
Corporate Training Classes
Customized Group Course at Your Site
Crash Course Designed for meetings, visits, and contract negotiations
Relocation Preparation Course
Special Program in Chinese Business Culture (non-language based)
“Language + Insights” Program (with our Subject-Matter Experts)
Mandarin Chinese For Executives
Mandarin Chinese For Public Services
Mandarin Chinese For Sales and Customer Services
Mandarin Chinese For TV & Film Industry professionals
Customized in-person lessons
Customized online lessons
Learning-Together Immersive lesson for families
Specific language coaching class for actors
Exam Preparation lesson (HSK, BCT, AP, SAT and IB)
Business Chinese lessons
Chinese Literacy lessons for Heritage Speakers
Spoken Chinese lessons
Chinese Language Academy of San Francisco
Downtown SF Location: 100 Pine St., Suite 1250, San Francisco, CA 94111