California State University, San Marcos, American Language and Culture Institute
Hello, and welcome to the American Language and Culture Institute at California State University, San Marcos. We are the English language institute for the university and we offer several programs that might meet your needs. Our Intensive Academic Program and University Bridge Program prepare students who want to attend American colleges and universities. We offer conditional admission and TOEFL waiver to California State University, San Marcos and several local community colleges. If you are looking for an opportunity to
improve your English for job purposes, the Intensive Academic Program also is right for you because you will learn a very high level of English while you are studying in this program. We also offer Semester Abroad for university students who would like to spend one or two semesters at an American university. Students with a high level of English can take university courses for credit and transfer them back to their home universities. If you’re looking for a short-term group program, our American Culture Experience offers fun in the sun to students who are at least high school
age or older or to senior citizens. You will have English classes combined with excursions to popular Southern California tourist destinations. Whatever your needs, please contact us for assistance. We look forward to meeting you! We look forward to receiving your application!