American Language & Culture Institute
University Access Program
The University Access Program is an innovative program that offers qualified students a dedicated student advisor and the opportunity to earn credits toward their bachelor's degree or select master's degrees and receive guaranteed admission upon successful completion of the program.
Intensive English Pathway
The Intensive English Pathway program is the premier intensive English program at CSU San Marcos that accepts students of varying levels of English ability and offers qualified students a pathway option to take English language courses along with university courses.
Undergraduate and Graduate Conditional Admission
This program grants Undergraduate Conditional Admission for students wanting to study for a bachelor's degree and Graduate Conditional Admission for students wanting to study for a master's degree. Students have the opportunity to be recommended for university admission without a TOEFL or IELTS score if they successfully complete this program.
Study @ CSU San Marcos
Study @ CSU San Marcos is a non-degree program for visiting/fee-paying international students who want to enroll in university classes for credit for one or two semesters at California State University San Marcos.
These are customized short-term programs designed to meet the needs of small groups who want to study English and enjoy a memorable Southern California cultural experience.
Teacher Training programs are for American and international students preparing to teach English abroad or in the U.S.