ELS/Atlanta is located on the campus of Southern Polytechnic State University (SPSU), 25 minutes from the city center. Atlanta is a diverse, progressive Southern city with a distinctive past. Atlanta is within weekend driving distance to fun places like Savannah, Chattanooga and Charleston. ELS students may also enjoy regularly planned activities including tours of CNN studios, the World of Coca-Cola, Six Flags Amusement Park® and various sporting events. SPSU is set on 78 hectares of naturally wooded landscape and currently enrolls students from some 35 states and 82 countries. Since its founding in 1948, the University has earned an exceptional academic reputation in numbers of bachelor’s and master’s programs.