California Lutheran University is a comprehensive University with more than 4,100 undergraduate and graduate students. Located in a beautiful park like setting, we are located between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara.
Established in 1938, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (Cal Poly Pomona) is one of only 11 polytechnic universities in the US with a learn-by-doing approach to education.
California State University, Bakersfield (CSUB) is one of 23 campuses of the California State University (CSU) system. The vision for CSUB is that we will be the leading campus in the CSU System in terms of faculty and academic excellence and diversity, quality of the student experience, and community engagement by 2014-15. We invite you to be part of that vision.
California State University, Chico (CSU, Chico or Chico State) is located in an affordable, beautiful university town in Northern, California. Our unique college town location offers a safe and friendly environment for international students to refine their language skills, focus on their studies, gain hands-on research experience and real-world training, all while building relationships that will last a lifetime. CSU, Chico has seven colleges, five schools and 28 centers that offer more than 200 different undergraduate and graduate (master's level) degree options. [please hyperlink http://catalog.csuchico.edu/viewer/home to "200 different undergraduate and graduate (master's level) degree options"] The ten largest majors for undergraduate international students include: engineering, business administration, psychology, interior architecture, international relations, economics, computer science, recreation, hospitality, and parks management, communication design (graphic design), and English.
A comprehensive bachelors and masters degree granting institution with 15,000 students, the University is located in the beautiful and culturally diverse San Francisco Bay Area. With over 1500 international students, the school offers undergraduate degrees in 50 fields and graduate degrees in 35 areas.
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) offers international students the natural beauty of Southern California in a safe, suburban environment. CSULB provides an exceptional student experience through nationally recognized academic programs. Welcome to the Beach!
California State University, Monterey Bay students enjoy all of the possibilities provided by large universities in a small, personal environment. Students have the opportunity to develop intellectually, while studying and socializing with American students. The trustworthy faculty get to know their students as individuals as well as emerging scholars.
California State University, Northridge is a vibrant, diverse university community of more than 37,000 students and 4,000 faculty and staff, located on a 356-acre campus in the heart of Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley.
California State University San Marcos is located in the heart of coastal southern California, which is a wonderful place to live while studying in the United States. CSU San Marcos prides itself on offering both a strong academic program and offering excellent support services in a safe and beautiful setting. The university actively encourages undergraduate and graduate research and professional learning opportunities as part of one’s studies. Small classes, friendly staff and faculty and easy to meet American students are all a hallmark of a medium/affordable public university.
California State University, Stanislaus blends modern facilities with the pastoral charm of the countryside. The University offers more than 100 majors, minors, and areas of concentration; 24 graduate programs plus an Executive MBA and a doctoral program in Educational Leadership; seven post-graduate credentials; and six certificate programs serving 8,305 students.
Founded in 1925, Claremont Graduate University is the graduate university of The Claremont Colleges. Our seven academic units conduct innovative research and award master's and doctoral degrees in 24 disciplines. Because the world's problems are rarely simple, our diverse faculty and students research and study across traditional academic boundaries to create new and practical solutions.
College of Marin is a 2-year community college located approximately 20 km north of the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge. Our safe and beautiful campuses are surrounded by stunning mountain views and offer convenient access to some of California’s most vibrant cities. College of Marin offers many transfer pathways for international students interested in transferring to a four-year institution, often with higher acceptance rates. With over 65 degree programs and an academically-focused Intensive English Program, international students find College of Marin to be an outstanding way to begin their academic studies in the United States.
College of the Canyons (COC) is truly a one-of-a-kind resource for the City of Santa Clarita. It has distinguished itself as one of the premier community colleges in California, was recently named the fastest-growing community college in the nation, and is recognized for its leadership in correlating education with economic development, job retention, and job creation. The college is appreciated and admired by the communities it serves for its high-quality academics, excellent facilities, forward-thinking faculty and staff, outstanding support systems and effective management of resources.
College of the Desert (COD) is a fully accredited institution that was founded in 1958. COD is a two year community college that is located next to the famous resort town of Palm Springs, California. Our beautiful location is only a short drive from Los Angeles, San Diego, Disneyland and the beautiful California beaches.
Dominican University of California is an independent university of Catholic heritage located 12 miles north of the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County, California. Founded in 1890 by the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, Dominican enjoys a century-long reputation for excellence in scholarship, research, and community outreach. The University offers more than 60 academic programs that reflect the diversity and creativity of the faculty and students. With more than 2,200 graduate and undergraduate students and a student to faculty ratio of 11:1, Dominican is able to successfully blend personal attention associated with smaller schools with the academic resources of a larger university.
El Camino College (established in 1947) offers quality, comprehensive educational programs and services to ensure the educational success of students from our diverse community. Our highest value is placed on our students and their educational goals; to ensure an excellent environment to achieve personal and professional goals. ECC has both an academic program, as well as an intensive English Language program.
Over the past 50 years, Foothill and De Anza Colleges have consistently ranked among the top two-year colleges in the United States based on our reputation for outstanding academics, and for the large number of our students who successfully transfer to world-class universities.
Welcome to Humboldt State University (HSU), the northernmost California State University campus. Our unique location, safe campus and academically excellent programs make HSU one of the most appealing schools in California.
Irvine Valley College (IVC) is a community college in Irvine, California. IVC is one of the top colleges for university transfer in the state and offers 70 Associate degrees and 60 certificates in a variety of subjects.
Established in 1929, Los Angeles City College (LACC), ranked in the top three Best Southern California Community Colleges by USA Today News is located minutes from Hollywood. LACC is home to one of the most vibrant and diverse campuses in the country. We offer 100+ vocational and professional programs including degrees, transfer programs, and certificates to more than 18,000 students. We are home to some exceptional programs and alumni. LACC’s Math Team has consistently placed in the top 6 out of around 200 colleges in the National American Mathematics Association of Two-Year Colleges Competition (AMATYC) in recent years. We are the National Math Champion in 2004, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2014, and 2019. The Cinema/Television Department houses the new Dick Clark Television Studio. LACC offers scholarships for its Music majors through the Herb Alpert Foundation. Our alumni include notable educators; civic leaders and politicians; business leaders; Oscar, Emmy and Grammy winners; medical and technology professionals and a Nobel Laureate.
Pierce College has one of the highest transfer performances in Southern California. With a student body of nearly 18,000 students, the campus is a vibrant and diverse learning institution.
Loyola Marymount University offers a rigorous academic curriculum rich in opportunities for intellectual engagement and real-world experience. LMU’s picturesque campus is nestled safely in the westside of Los Angeles, offering easy access to all the excitement and opportunity of this great city. Our nationally recognized undergraduate and graduate programs offer extensive courses in the arts, business, science, engineering, law, film & television, and much more.
The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey provides international professional education in areas of critical importance to a rapidly changing global community, including international policy and management, translation and interpretation, language teaching, sustainable development, and non-proliferation.
As the seventh largest university of the 23-campus California State University system, Sacramento State offers the prestige of studying at the largest public university system in the United States, while maintaining a personal approach to student teaching. Sacramento State enrolls a multicultural student body of nearly 28,000 students.
Saint Mary’s College of California is a place where professors know their students as individuals. Our average class size is 20 and our student-to-faculty ratio is 13:1. That means our professors, 95 percent of whom hold Ph.D.s, work shoulder-to-shoulder with students in the lab, discuss poetry after class or provide counsel on getting into medical school.
Founded in 1899, San Francisco State University (SF State) one of the 23 campuses of the California State University system, is committed to preparing students for international positions in the global marketplace of commerce and ideas. Located in San Francisco, the university offers Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in more than 200 academic majors as well as several Doctoral degrees in Education.
Nestled in the heart of Silicon Valley/San Francisco Bay Area, California, San José City College (SJCC) provides an education of the highest quality. Celebrating an existence that spans nearly an entire century, our new state-of-the-art facilities combined with a distinguished faculty, comprehensive curriculum, small class size, and vibrant campus life make SJCC an ideal environment for our students.
San Jose State University, the oldest state university in California, is a major, comprehensive public university offering more than 134 bachelor’s and master’s degrees with 110 concentrations. SJSU’s location in the center of San José, the heart of Silicon Valley, makes it an exceptionally rewarding learning environment for students.
The San Mateo Colleges (Cañada College, College of San Mateo, and Skyline College) are consistently ranked near the top of California community colleges. The three colleges are known for their academic excellence, small class size, individual attention, and outstanding student support services.
Santa Barbara City College is a community college with approximately 20,000 students, including 1,500 international students from more than 70 different countries. For the second year in a row, SBCC has been ranked by the prestigious Aspen Institute as a Top Ten US Community College out of 1,200 community colleges nationwide. In addition to providing excellent transfer preparation (the first two years of study toward the four-year baccalaureate degree) for universities, SBCC offers over 100 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide range of occupation/ career fields and a variety of general education opportunities.
Santa Monica College– a two-year community college with approximately 34,000 students and offerings in more than 80 fields of study. Students have the option to pursue an Associate Degree, complete a certificate program, or prepare for transfer to a university. SMC continues an unbroken 24-year streak as the No. 1 transfer institution to the University of California, USC and other four-year campuses.
For 100 years, Santa Rosa Junior College has been known as a premier community college offering academic excellence on a beautiful campus in an incredible Northern California location.
International Programs offers opportunities to learn and grow in a top-rated college town, near the State capital of Sacramento. Programs include Intensive and topic-based English language programs, custom programs, and pathway programs through local community colleges.
Expand your career knowledge or prepare for university study in the U.S. while immersing yourself in the San Francisco Bay Area. Choose from short-term intensive options and earn college credits and a certificate that demonstrates successful completion of a rigorous, Berkeley-quality curriculum.
From a group of academic pioneers in 1868 to the Free Speech Movement in 1964, UC Berkeley is a place where the brightest minds from across the globe come together to explore, ask questions and improve the world.
UC Merced opened Sept. 5, 2005, as the newest campus in the University of California system and the first American research university of the 21st century. Situated near Yosemite National Park, the campus significantly expands access to the UC system for students throughout the state, with a special mission to increase college-going rates among students in the San Joaquin Valley. It also serves as a major base of advanced research, a model of sustainable design and construction, and a stimulus to economic growth and diversification throughout the region.
The University of California San Diego Extension International Programs offers English language, university credit, and professional programs to help you achieve your goals.
Here on the edge of the Pacific, in a setting removed from urban pressures and distractions but vibrant with cultural and academic activity, many of the country’s most promising students join a community of scholars whose accomplishments are internationally recognized and whose skills as teachers are evident each day in classrooms and laboratories. In the humanities and the arts as well as in engineering and the sciences, UC Santa Barbara introduces students to novel ways of thinking, learning, and conducting research.
The University of La Verne, a four year, comprehensive, private university, was founded in 1891. This Carnegie 1 Research Institution is located in northeast Los Angeles County in Southern California, just minutes away from Los Angeles, Pasadena and Orange County. The University is ranked by Forbes Magazine among the top 10% of “America’s Best Colleges” and in U.S. News and World Report, La Verne is in Tier I of national universities and fourth among the category’s private schools located in Los Angeles County.
Internationally recognized for strong academic departments and cutting-edge research, the University of Southern California (USC) is home to more than 40,000 students from more than 150 countries with 300,000+ alumni worldwide. Located in Los Angeles, a world-class center for arts, technology, and international trade, USC is among a small number of institutions on which the world depends for a steady stream of new knowledge, art, and innovation.
West Hills College Coalinga is a public, two-year college located in the city of Coalinga, California. Coalinga is centrally located, mid-way between Los Angeles and San Francisco in California’s Central Valley, one of the fastest growing regions in the state of California and the U.S.