Program Overview

In this program, you will:

  • Experience 16 hours of English and business instruction per week, with an emphasis on written and oral communication
  • Learn successful leadership principles and models from Cal State Fullerton faculty and local business leaders
  • Visit prominent local businesses and industries
  • Interact with American Conversation Partners
  • Earn a Certificate of Participation
  • Enjoy our beautiful Southern California campus

Experience Southern California

Cal State Fullerton is located in the heart of a thriving economic region that is home to some of the world’s most prominent multinational corporations. As part of the English for Business and Leadership program, students will have the opportunity to visit these companies as well as learn from local industry professionals about how to be successful in the global market.

csuf campus

Sample Weekly Schedule

  Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Morning Business Vocabulary Business Writing Business Conversation Business Presentation

Off-campus visit to a local business/ industry and guest speaker

Noon Lunch Break Lunch Break Lunch Break Lunch Break
Afternoon Leadership Models Leadership and Ethics Leadership and Negotiation Leadership Communication Styles
Self-Guided Library/Research Self-Guided Library/Research Self-Guided Library/Research Self-Guided Library/Research
university village


You will live at University Village, an apartment-style dormitory next to our campus. You can get to know fellow students, practice English and experience American campus life.

  • Furnished rooms include bed, desk, chair, lamp and closet
  • On-site pool and recreation center
  • Utilities, including Wi-Fi, are included in the rent
  • Meal plan included – two meals per day at on-site cafeteria


total cost


Cost includes tuition, housing, meal plan, program activities and $100 non-refundable application fee. Total cost subject to change.

Refunds: To receive a refund (less the $100 application fee), you must withdraw from by June 26.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about the English for Business and Leadership program, please send us a note and a staff member will get back to you soon. If you are an agent or represent an institution, we would be happy to discuss custom pricing for groups attending the program.

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