From Middlebury Institute of International Studies: You Are Welcome Here!

At Middlebury Institute of International Studies (MIIS) in Monterey, California, you can enjoy a variety of intensive English programs and courses. Areas of focus include reading & vocabulary, writing & grammar, oral communication, integrated skills, cultural topics, TOEFL iBT preparation and English for Academic Purposes. For students pursuing English for business or professional reasons, advanced-level electives focus on the language skills and strategies that will help you succeed in your career.

Monterey is located on the Pacific Coast of California only 125 miles (201 km) south of San Francisco, 65 miles (104 km) south of San Jose and Silicon Valley, and 345 miles (555 km) north of Los Angeles. Students enjoy the quiet, safe town and friendly people. The campus is close to Fisherman’s Wharf, beaches, and bicycle and hiking paths. 


The MIIS You Are Welcome Here Video

"Be brave, do the next step." - Advice from a current MIIS Intensive English Program student.

Watch Middlebury Institute of International Studies students talk about why they like studying at MIIS in the You Are Welcome Here video below.