American Language Program / ALP Programs
The American Language Program offers a variety of options for international students and working professionals of all ages, education levels and academic interests.
Academically qualified students can gain admission to Cal State Fullerton after studying in our Academic English Program and meeting the University's English-language and other requirements.
Academic English Program
ALP’s Academic English Program (AEP) provides instruction in academic English and the skills required to become a successful student at an American school. Our program focuses on critical thinking skills—key for all academic areas—and offers electives aligned with business and engineering subject areas.
High School English Academy
ALP’s High School English Academy is an intensive academic program that will help secondary school students prepare for future study at a university by improving both their oral and written English-language skills as well as their math and critical thinking.
English for Business Leadership
English for Business Leadership is a two-week program for undergraduate university students and business professionals that covers the foundations of effective management while also focusing on improving English communication for business.
English for Tourism Management
English for Tourism Management is a two-week program in which undergraduate university students and business professionals can work on improving their English communication skills while learning the basic principles and practices of the tourism and hospitality industry.
Which program is right for you?
|Academic English Program (AEP)||High School English Academy||English for Business Leadership||English for Tourism Management||Conditional Admission|
|I am…||Looking to attend an American university||A high school student||An undergraduate university student or working professional||An undergraduate university student or working professional||An AEP student looking to attend Cal State Fullerton|
|I want to…||Become a successful student at an American university||Prepare for future study at an American university||Improve my English while learning about effective management and American business culture||Improve my English while learning about the tourism and hospitality industry||Earn a degree from Cal State Fullerton|
|Program Length||8 or 16 weeks||1–4 weeks||2 weeks||2 weeks||As long as it takes|