Alliant International University is a private, not-for-profit, accredited institution that prepares students for professional careers in psychology, forensics, education, business, and law. With over 4000 students, we have five schools - representing each of these disciplines - and six campuses located throughout California in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Irvine, Fresno, and Sacramento.
Antioch University is a bold and enduring source of innovation in higher education that serves adult learners of all ages. Spanning the United States, our five campuses, the university-wide Antioch Education Abroad and the PhD in Leadership and Change programs nurture in their students the knowledge, skills and critical thinking to excel as lifelong learners, democratic leaders and global citizens who live lives of meaning and purpose. The University is a private non-profit institution accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.
Just two blocks from the University of California, Berkeley, the new energetic urban campus of Berkeley City College stands on the cutting edge of community college education. University preparation and occupational training classes form the core of Berkeley City’s curriculum, which also features model programs in fields as diverse as American Sign Language, Biotechnology, and Multimedia.
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 7 polytechnic universities in the US.
CSU Channel Islands (CI) is a student-centered, four-year, public university known for its interdisciplinary, multicultural, and international perspectives and its emphasis on experiential and service learning. CI’s strong academic programs focus on liberal studies, sciences, business, economics, mathematics, teaching credentials and innovative master’s degrees such as the M.S. in Biotechnology.
California State University, Chico is home of seven colleges, five schools and 28 centers that offer more than 100 undergraduate majors and options, and over 25 graduate degree programs.
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, Fresno is the premier regional university serving Central California's diverse, growing population. With an enrollment of more than 22,000 students, Fresno State offers 59 undergraduate degree programs and 44 master degree programs in the liberal arts and sciences as well as in a variety of professional disciplines emphasizing agriculture, business, engineering and technology, health and human services, and education.
Established in 1949, California State University, Long Beach (CSULB) offers more than 153 bachelor's and master's degrees and two doctoral degrees.
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. A short distance from the campus we have some of California's most beautiful beaches and coastline where you can surf, swim, and sail.
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.
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 is truly a one-of-a-kind resource for the Santa Clarita Valley. 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.
Cal State L.A. has been a dynamic force in the education of students, setting a record of outstanding academic achievement for more than 50 years within the California State University system and beyond.
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.
ELAC is renowned as one of the leading two-year community college in California and the United States, with a top international student transfer rate to prestigious universities, such as UCLA, UC Berkeley and USC.
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.
Begin with the best! Irvine Valley College has the #1 university transfer rate among all California community colleges. Join us in beautiful Irvine, California!
Founded in 1927, Long Beach City College is one of the oldest community colleges in the United States. Long Beach City College offers a wide range of programs, including business, health, trade and industry, communications, and liberal arts, as well as a wide variety vocational programs spanning various occupational trades.
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.
Menlo College is a small private four-year college located in the heart of California’s Silicon Valley, home to the most innovative and entrepreneurial companies in the world. Our students flourish with our emphasis on experiential classroom learning and “real world” exposure, which is accomplished by mandatory internships in the amazing companies that call Silicon Valley home. Our beautiful campus is safely nestled among the red wood trees and oak trees in one of the most beautiful and sought after living environments in the world. And, our alumni are among the world’s most successful entrepreneurs in an astonishing array of fields.
Merritt College opened its doors nearly 60 years ago and today remains the heart of a thriving, diverse community where students of all ages and backgrounds can get a quality education at a very affordable price. Whether you want to get an associate degree, transfer to a four-year college or university, update your job skills, find a new career, or take a class just for personal enrichment, Merritt College is the place to be
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.
Come study at one of the most beautiful campuses in California! MiraCosta is a public, fully-accredited community college located minutes from popular Southern California beaches. Students can transfer to a 4-year university, earn an Associate degrees or complete a professional certificate in more than 50 academic subject areas.
Mission College is a member of the California Community College System. The College System with the Universities of California and the California State Universities make the U.S.’s largest system of public higher education. Mission College is located in the heart of the Silicon Valley and just an hour’s drive from America’s most beautiful city, San Francisco. Our four year university partners are San Jose State University, the University of California Santa Cruz, San Francisco State University and the private university, Santa Clara University.
National University is the flagship institution of the National University System and consists of four schools and one college, including the Schools of Business and Management; Education; Engineering, Technology and Media; Health and Human Services; and the College of Letters and Sciences. With a full-time student body of approximately 22,000 students from 82 countries, National represents a true cross-section of international and American higher education.
Palomar College, founded in 1946, has proudly offered over 200 associate degree and certificate programs. Being a member of the California Community College systems, many international students enroll at Palomar College to complete the requirement to transfer to their choice of university. Articulation agreements with University of California and California State University campuses allow Palomar students to complete the first two years of classes at less expensive tuition fees. Located 30 miles north of downtown San Diego, students can enjoy visiting a variety of theme parks such as San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld, museums including Balboa Park, historical places such as Old Town and Gas Lamp Quarter. In addition, Southern California beach is just 20 minutes away!
Riverside City College, founded in 1916, is located in Southern California, RCCD opened two additional campuses in 1991 in nearby Norco and Moreno Valley.
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.
Located 40 miles south of San Francisco, California, in the heart of high-tech Silicon Valley, Santa Clara University offers a rigorous undergraduate curriculum in the arts and sciences, business, and engineering.
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.
SBCCD provides students with quality and affordable certificates, associate’s degrees, and transfer preparation through San Bernardino Valley College and Crafton Hills College.
Solano Community College is a government accredited, two-year public college located equal distance between San Francisco (Bay Area) and Sacramento (State Capital) in Northern California.
Sonoma State University occupies 269 acres in the beautiful wine county of Sonoma County, in Northern California. Located at the foot of the Sonoma hills, the campus is about an hour’s drive north of San Francisco and 40 minutes from the Pacific Ocean. Often complimented for its lush and beautiful grounds, the campus is used for weekend activities by many.
Stanford University is one of the world's leading research universities. Its areas of excellence range from the humanities to social sciences to engineering and the sciences.
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.
University of California, Irvine is at the forefront of research, discovery, and scholarly efforts that improve lives throughout California and benefit communities in every corner of the globe. In its annual publication “America’s Best Colleges,” US News & World Report recently ranked UC Irvine13th among the top public universities in the nation.
Consistently ranked in the top tier of national and international universities, UCLA is powered by extensive resources, a renowned reputation, and most importantly, the will to make a real difference in the world—the result can be felt far beyond the campus. UCLA offers more than 5,000 courses in 109 academic departments which create 125 majors including highly acclaimed fields of medicine, nursing, health care, law, economics, languages, theater, television, film, science, education and more.
UC Merced is the first new American research university in the 21st century, with a mission of research, teaching and service. Students at UC Merced participate in cutting-edge research within interdisciplinary academic programs that build knowledge and enhance students’ preparedness for career fields of the 21st century — in industry, or in graduate or professional school.
With easy access to legendary beaches, mountain and desert resorts, and the best of Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego, UC Riverside is not only the home to a world-class education, but also all of the fun and excitement that Southern California has to offer. Widely recognized as one of the most diverse universities in the nation, UC Riverside has highly ranked and respected programs in engineering, the sciences, humanities, and arts. In fact, UC Riverside’s program in Business Administration is the largest of its kind in the UC System!
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine located along the Pacific Ocean in one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. Recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News & World Report, UC San Diego is ranked number one in the nation for positive impact by Washington Monthly, among many other honors.
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.
UC Santa Cruz, home to about 17,000 students from around the globe, is known for its interdisciplinary approach to education, innovative research, and world-class faculty and facilities. With over 60 undergraduate majors and 35 concentrations, UC Santa Cruz is known for combining the intimacy of a small, liberal arts college with the depth and rigor of a major research university.
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.