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CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY SAN MARCOS

American Language and Culture Institute

Program Type: College/University Affiliated
288 Campus Way
5th Floor
as of August 2019
San Marcos, CA  92096 0001

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Host Institution: California State University San Marcos

Host City Size: 50,001 to 200,000

Year Established: 1992

Accreditations: Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

IEP Membership Organizations: EnglishUSA
 
Phone #: (760) 750-3200

Phone #2: (760) 750-3202

E-Mail:

Website: http://www.csusm.edu/alci

Application Contact Info: Please visit http://www.csusm.edu/alci for detailed instructions
 
Course Schedule:
LevelClass hrs/wkLab hrs/wkCAI hrs/wkOther* hrs/wk
HB:24001
LI:24001
I:24001
HI:24001
A:24001
BR:24001

* Other Course Type: Students participate in Partner/Mentor programs where they meet in small groups or individually with native speakers; Conversation Partner Program - paired with a University partner and spend a minimum of 15 hours per semester meeting and attending univer

Additional Course Info: University Access Program - offers qualified students a dedicated individual advisor as well as the opportunity to earn credits toward their bachelor’s or select master’s degree and receive guaranteed admission upon successful completion of the program.

English for Specific Purpose:
Specific Purposehrs
Graduate Study24
Pre MBA Program24
Teacher Training20
Travel15
University Preparation24
University Semester Abroad24

ESP Additional Info: Content based English classes (writing, grammar, public speaking, reading vocabulary, listening, conversation, enrichment); University Access Program, Conditional Admission

Test Preparation:
Test Typehrs/wk
GRE0
SAT0
 
Terms:
Term Duration in WeeksStart Month
17January
9March
10June
17August
9October

Terms Additional Info: Students can enroll in programs at 5 different start dates throughout the year.

Program Size: 60

Program Size, Summer: 30

Average Class Size: 12

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 20

Distribution:
RegionPercent
Africa1.00
Americas6.00
Asia42.00
Europe44.00
Middle East/North Africa7.00

Full-time Instructors: 4

Part-time Instructors: 11

Average Full-time Hours per Week: 40

Advanced Degree in TESOL or related field Full-time: 4

Advanced Degree in TESOL or related field Part-time: 11

Full-time Admin: 5

Part-time Admin: 0

Part-time study option: yes

Part-time Eligibility: F-2 spouses or children

Tests used by the IEP for admission and proficiency: Cambridge, IELTS, MELAB, TASP, TOEFL, TOEFL (Advanced), TOEIC, TSE, TWE, Other

 
Admissions: All Applicants

Admission Conditions: Contact us directly at alci@csusm.edu for specific details.

Visa Forms Issued: I-20, DS-2019

Pre-academic work completed in IEP eligible for college/university credit: yes

Maximum Credits Eligible: 24

Courses that can be Replaced: For Bachelor's degree pathway program, lower-division general education courses that go toward a bachelor's degree. For Master's degree access programs, select bachelor-level courses. prerequisites and credit master classes vary by program.

Conditions: Student must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 and must satisfy the English language requirement by ALCI's TOEFL/IELTS waiver or satisfactory TOEFL/IELTS test score

IEP students can take academic courses at college/university: yes

Maximum Credits Avail.: 24

Degree Levels: undergraduate and graduate

I-20 Includes Academic Admission: yes

Academic Admissions Conditions: Conditional admission is offered whereby students are conditionally admitted to their academic program but must satisfy the English language requirement by ALCI's TOEFL/IELTS waiver or satisfactory TOEFL/IELTS test score

TOEFL Required for Undergraduate Admission: no

If TOEFL is not Required, Test Used: ALCI TOEFL/IELTS waiver letter

TOEFL Required for Graduate Admission: no

If TOEFL is not Required, Test Used: ALCI TOEFL/IELTS waiver letter

Articulation Agreement(s): yes

Articulation Agreement Details: Palomar College - student must complete the ALCI program to qualify for transfer.

 
Tuition:
TuitionWeeks
43009
465010
595017

Fees: $305

Insurance Cost: $733

Insurance Details: 17 weeks: $733; 9 weeks: $455; 10 weeks: $302;

Other Costs: Fees include books, Student Health and Counseling Services, ALCI Student Activity Fee

Financial Aid Available: Please contact the office.

Campus Housing Availability: Available year-round

Campus Housing Assistance Available: yes

Housing Cost Type: Room

Additional Housing Info: Apartment-style living. Cost varies with floor plan choice.

Off-Campus housing Assistance Available: yes

Homestay Assistance Available: yes

Services Available: Academic Counseling, Academic Placement, Campus Orientation, Conversation Partners, Crosscultural Activities, Field Trips, Homestay, Host Family, Housing Assistance, International Student Advisor, Personal/Cultural Counseling, Recreational Activities, Visa/Tax Counseling

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