Welcome to International Programs!
International Programs, a department of UC Irvine Extension, offers life-enriching academic, professional, and cultural experiences to international audiences to help them succeed in today's competitive global environment. The experiences we provide include superior English-language instruction, post-graduate certificates with pathways to internship options and Optional Practical Training (OPT), and comprehensive preparation for successful undergraduate and graduate studies.
English Language Programs
International Programs offers intense, dynamic English language study to students 18 years of age and older, at all levels of English proficiency.
Certificate & Internship Programs
Professionals and students will experience post-graduate level professional training by skilled field instructors and then have the opportunity to practice in a U.S. business environment.
University Preparation Programs
Our effective undergraduate and graduate preparation programs are key to entering UC Irvine or a top-ranked university in the U.S.
Students and professionals will benefit from an academic program tailored to meet the specific needs of a group. Customized Programs are ideal for groups who want to participate in our programs, but need the timeframe, educational focus, and content of the course to fit their needs.