Who should take this course?
This program is for students with a general interest in improving their English fluency, ability to speak and understand everyday spoken American English, and increase their knowledge of American culture. All levels of English proficiency (ELI core levels 99-110) may take this program. Student's English proficiency is determined during the first week of the program (week 0).
2014 Dates (click here for complete list of program dates):
Monday - Friday
Classes are held between 8:30 - 4:30 PM
11 weeks - 20 hours per week (first week is testing, orientation & registration)
Schedule varies depending on level and classes chosen
Core classes for fluency and comprehension
Everyday speaking and understanding
Elective Courses (depending on student's English proficiency level):
Listening through Music
Idioms and Slang
American Short Story
Reading and Writing
Application Fee: $150 (nonrefundable)
FedEx fee: $50 (optional, but recommended)
2014 Tuition: $3,250
International Student Service Fee: $350
Books/Materials: Approximately $250
(Payment for all books and instructional materials CANNOT be made in advance and are to be purchased upon arrival at UC San Diego.)
Apply Now! Click here for the 2014 International Programs application.
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