Study abroad Experience2017-11-09T23:47:33+01:00

Why a semester abroad in California

If you want to study short-term (1-3 quarters) at one of these universities in California, then UCSB Extension’s UIP and CalPoly’s VISIT Open University Programs are the right choices for you.  These programs offer straightforward application processes, which means you do not have to go through complicated testing procedures, which long-term students are required to partake.

Another advantage is that these short-term programs are more cost-effective than most regular study programs at the same universities.  You may select your courses as needed, in order to be able transfer those credits to your home university.  Consult with your professor at your home universities ahead of time, before you make your course selections.

We will assist you with following locations:

  • University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
  • California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo (CalPoly)
  • Embassy English at CalPoly

Reasons to study with our partner universities in California

In addition to improving your English language skills, there are far more advantages to study abroad:

  • Expansion of your personal horizon
  • New experiences open up new perspectives
  • Detailed knowledge of a new culture
  • leads to extended social skills
  • Improvement of independent working skills
  • New international friendships
  • Study at a high ranking U.S. University
  • Personal on-site support
  • California is at the center of innovations
  • Advanced career opportunities and
  • Improvement of your Resume

And one of the most beautiful places in the US.

Contact us

Do you still have questions? Just send us an email. I will be happy to answer your questions, and give you additional information about our programs.