Summer Pre-University

Study Summer Pre-University in the USA

To earn your degree or certificate as an international student, you have your choice of all the top schools, colleges and universities in the USA that specialize in the best Summer Pre-University programs

Click on the map of the United States below, to find a school in the area you are interested in studying, or just scroll and browse.


Alaska

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Arizona

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

University of Arizona CESL Center for English as a Second Language

The University of Arizona The University of Arizona, established in 1885, is the state’s premier research university, ranked among the top 20 public research universities in the United States. The University of Arizona campus, locat ...

  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree

California

San Francisco State University Center for Global Engagement

Center for Global Engagement provides international students and professional groups unparalleled access to pursue rigorous academic education, cutting-edge professional development, and enriching cultural exploration at an American un ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term

American Conservatory Theater - Summer, Short Term and MFA programs.

A.C.T. Conservatory American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) is the Tony Award–winning nonprofit theater in San Francisco. Founded in 1965 by William Ball, A.C.T. continues to be the premier theater in the San Francisco Bay Area for a ...

  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Masters
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Online
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term

California El Camino Language Academy

Welcome to Our Campus! El Camino College (ECC) is one of the most prestigious two-year community colleges in the United States. With its beautiful location, high transfer and success rates, and dedicated staff, international student ...

  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

California State University, Chico ALCI American Language and Culture Institute

The American Language and Culture Immersion (ALCI) Program at California State University, Chico The American Language and Culture Immersion program (ALCI Chico), located on the campus of California State University, Chico, offers f ...

  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
  • More

English Language Institute, San Francisco

English Language Institute (ELI) is a teacher owned and operated school in San Francisco, one of the most beautiful and famous cities in the world. ELI has provided Intensive English classes, Business English and TOEFL Test preparation ...

  • Summer
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

Southwestern Academy San Marino

A friendly and safe environment, supportive teachers, suburban and country campuses, coupled with the youthful energy of a student body from all over the world — this is an independent, non profit, residential and day school for girls ...

  • Summer
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • More
  • English Programs

University of Southern California - International Academy

RAPIDLY IMPROVE YOUR ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND ACADEMIC SKILLS AS YOU EXPERIENCE THE VIBRANT CAMPUS LIFE AND COUNTLESS LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES AT ONE OF THE WORLD'S LEADING PRIVATE RESEARCH UNIVERSITIES. ABOUT USC & THE INTERNATIONAL ...

  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs

Connecticut

ISSOS International Summer Schools

The exclusive ISSOS program is open to students aged 13 - 18 years old, and offers the opportunity to combine learning, creative enrichment and action-packed adventure in one of three amazing, historic and picturesque university towns ...

  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs
  • Summer

University of Connecticut

Located on the picturesque campus of the University of Connecticut (UConn), a top 20 public university in the United States, the UConn American English Language Institute (UCAELI) offers high quality, innovative English language course ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Masters

District of Columbia

District Of Columbia

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies MASTER’S PROGRAMS Master's in Applied Intelligence Offered on campus and online Navigate the increasingly complex intelligence landscape and develop the skills needed to turn t ...

  • Summer
  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Bachelor Degree

Florida

Florida State University Center for Intensive English Studies

Welcome to CIES: "Where the world comes to learn English" The Center for Intensive English Studies (CIES) is an English language school for students from all over the world who want to succeed in American universities. Our Intensive ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term

Atlantis Language Institute

Atlantis Language Institute: World Class Education, World Famous Destination Learn Intensive English at Atlantis Language Institute in Miami, Florida USA Accredited by the Commission of English Language Program

  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Summer
  • Masters

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

The Bolles School

The Bolles School The Bolles School is home to approximately 1,600 day and boarding students in grades Pre-K through 12. Founded in 1933, Bolles features four diverse and co-educational campuses: The Lower School Wh ...

  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Summer

University of Miami

INTENSIVE ENGLISH PROGRAM The University of Miami Intensive English Program has been providing a home away from home for international students from all over the world since 1951. The mission of the University of Miami Intensive Eng ...

  • English Programs
  • More
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree

Georgia

Emory University

A Summer at Emory University’s Pre-College Program! The Emory Pre-College Program is an academic and residential summer program for international high school students preparing to attend a U.S. college or university for their post-s ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Hawaii

Study Hawaii

  HAWAII: THE BEST CLASSROOM IN THE WORLD! In Hawai‘i the island is your classroom, your workplace and where you can hone your practical skills to advance your career. Simply put Hawai‘i is the Best Classroom in the World! Ch ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Certificate/Short Term

Iowa

Kirkwood Community College

With global vision and innovative curriculum, Kirkwood is redefining the role of the community college. Kirkwood’s motto is “Start Here. Go Anywhere!” and this is the true definition of education at Kirkwood. What are your educational ...

  • Summer
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Online
  • English Programs

Idaho

University of Idaho

Thank you for your interest in studying at the University of Idaho! We are excited that you are considering us for your studies in the United States. We love the University of Idaho community and we are sure that you will, too! Here ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Summer
  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Illinois

Southern Illinois University at Carbondale

Location Carbondale is located in the Midwest; by car, it is roughly: Five hours south of Chicago Two hours southeast of St. Louis Four hours northwest of Nashville, Tennessee 10 minutes from the beautiful Shawnee National ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Illinois Institute of Technology

The 2019 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings place Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) #96 among National Universities and #30 among Best Value Schools. Illinois Tech offers a wide range of programs and maj ...

  • Masters
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Summer
  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

North Central College

Nationally recognized for academic excellence, North Central is a four-year university located near Chicago, Illinois. Students can choose from over 65 different areas of study. As a North Central College student you can: Be con ...

  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding

Joliet Junior College

Joliet Junior College Highlights Strong academic programs, including Culinary Arts and Hospitality Management University partnerships make it easy to transfer State-of-the-art facilities Highly qualified instructors Small c ...

  • Summer
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Certificate/Short Term

College of DuPage

The Midwest’s Largest Community College College of DuPage is the Midwest’s largest comprehensive, single-campus community college and is dedicated to serving the diverse higher educational, civic and cultural needs of our students. ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Summer
  • English Programs

Indiana

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

Massachusetts

Salem State University Intensive English Language Program

ACHIEVE YOUR ACADEMIC AND PROFESSIONAL GOALS THROUGH PERSONALIZED INSTRUCTION AS YOU EXPERIENCE THE TRUE  SPIRIT OF AMERICA AT OUR VIBRANT AND WELCOMING CAMPUS IN THE HISTORIC SEACOAST CITY OF SALEM, MASSACHUSETTS About Salem State ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Summer
  • English Programs

Quincy College

Quincy College is a two-year accredited degree granting institution, located in Quincy, Massachusetts, USA. The College is about ten minutes away from downtown Boston, a premier American city. Quincy College is a welcoming learning env ...

  • Summer
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

Boston School of English

Boston School of English Has What You Need. Unmatched Experience Boston School of English offers year-round intensive and semi-intensive English language programs. We are America’s first and most respected English Language Sch ...

  • Summer
  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term

Minnesota

University of Minnesota Minnesota Intensive English Program (MELP)

Study English at the University of Minnesota The University of Minnesota has been offering English as a Second Language courses and programs since 1968. Since then, we have helped thousands of students from across the globe achieve ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term

Missouri

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

North Carolina

American Language Academy

  American Language Academy (ALA) is a nationally accredited language institution that is authorized by the U.S. federal government to enroll non-immigrant students. ALA was established in 2007 and has multiple locations to serv ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

New York

Pace University

Ranked the #1 private, four-year college in the nation for upward economic mobility by Harvard University’s Opportunity Insights, Pace University provides a transformative education for its diverse students—academically, professionally ...

  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

Columbia University

Founded in 1911, American Language Program (ALP) is one of the oldest and most respected English language programs in the United States. Situated on Columbia University’s Morningside campus on the Upper West Side, the ALP provides one ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Online
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Masters

Institute of American Language and Culture (IALC) at Fordham University

The Institute of American Language and Culture: An English Language Program in the Heart of New York City Fordham University, the Jesuit University of New York, is committed to the discovery of wisdom and the transmission of learnin ...

  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Ohio

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

Oklahoma

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

Oregon

University of Oregon AEI

Highlights 7 levels of English from beginning to advanced Ranked in top 2% of public universities in the U.S. Conditional Admission to the University of Oregon Support from native English speaking students Safe and welcomin ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Online
  • 2yr/Community College

Chemeketa Community College

Quality. Value. Opportunity. Experience Chemeketa… Chemeketa Community College is a public, two year, institution that meets educational and career needs of a wide range of students of all age groups and experiences. Each year we s ...

  • Summer
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs

Pennsylvania

Northampton Community College

Northampton Community College (NCC) In the Center of the Action in the USA Located within 90 minutes’ drive from both New York City and Philadelphia, Northampton Community College provides you with an excellent education close to ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Summer
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding

Mercersburg Academy and  ESL Summer Language Intensive

Nationally recognized as one of the top schools in the United States, Mercersburg Academy is a private, college preparatory boarding school with a reputation for excellence that attracts young men and women in grades 9-12 from 30 state ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs

Temple Center for American Language and Culture

Learn English and experience American culture at one of the most diverse and highly ranked public universities in the U.S. WHY DO YOU WANT TO STUDY ENGLISH? To prepare for an American university? To prepare for a graduate or p ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Masters
  • Bachelor Degree

Drexel University

Drexel University Drexel University is one of America’s 15 largest private universities and has been ranked among the nation’s Top 100 best universities for the past five years. Drexel is best known for starting one of the nation’ ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs
  • Bachelor Degree

South Carolina

Agape English Language Institute

About Agape English Language Institute Since 1993, Agape English Language Institute has been providing intensive English training to college-bound students, the international business community, and those wanting to improve th ...

  • English Programs
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Summer
  • Online

College of Charleston - English Language Institute English Language Institute 

Why Charleston, SC? Ranked the No. 1 city in the United States and Canada for the past seven years (Travel + Leisure, 2019) The No. 2 city in the world (Travel + Leisure, 2015 | No. 12 City in 2019) The No. 1 destination city ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Masters
  • English Programs
  • Summer

Texas

The Language Company

About The Language Company The Language Company is a globally-minded organization that provides English as a Second Language instruction and cultural opportunities to individuals who are seeking educational, professional, and person ...

  • Summer
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • English Programs
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • Online

University of North Texas IELI

Why choose the IELI to study English?  At the IELI at the University of North Texas you can: Be admitted to UNT without a TOEFL or IELTS score; Take university courses for credit while studying English; Develop the academi ...

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Summer
  • More
  • English Programs

Utah

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Vermont

Saint Michael's College

­­Do Well and Do Good: The Soul of Saint Michael’s Saint Michael’s College believes that the world requires people equipped to do well and driven to do good. The most complex problems humanity faces will be solved by well-educated, ...

  • Masters
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Summer
  • English Programs
  • Online

Washington

Pierce College

Welcome to Pierce College! We invite you to study at Pierce College. Ranked in the top 10% of American 2-year community colleges, Pierce is a fully accredited public school, with two safe and modern campuses located near the Seattle ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Summer
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs

Highline College

Location Highline College is located in Des Moines, Washington, just 25 minutes from Seattle and 11 kilometers south of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Our college campus is the closest higher education institution to Seattle- ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • English Programs
  • Summer

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Edmonds College International Student Services

  Edmonds College offers two-year university transfer degrees, English as a Second Language (ESL), professional degree certificates and a Washington State High School diploma. Our beautiful park-like campus is locate

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs
  • Summer

Seattle Central College

Did you know…? There are 1,200 community colleges in the United States (U.S.). Seattle Central is ranked No. 12 in "International Student Enrollment" among all U.S. community colleges, according to the Institute of Internati ...

  • Certificate/Short Term
  • 2yr/Community College
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Secondary/Boarding
  • English Programs

Wyoming

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

Yukon

National Outdoor Leadership School - NOLS

NOLS is a nonprofit global wilderness school that will help you step forward boldly as a leader. Founded in 1965, NOLS started as an outdoors skills school, doing work in local mountain ranges and exploring what it meant to teach leade ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Masters
  • Summer
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term
  • Secondary/Boarding

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