Certificate/Short Term

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 Short-term/Certificate Programs

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Arizona

South Mountain Community College

With an extensive curriculum, small classes and a caring faculty, South Mountain Community College is your home for a quality education that will prepare you for the future. One of the ten Maricopa Community Colleges of the Phoenix are ...

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

California

Palomar College

Campus Information: Located 30 miles north of San Diego, Palomar College offers a safe and quiet environment suitable for serious studies. Palomar offers over 120 certificate, associate in arts/science degree, and transfer programs, ...

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

Fullerton College

Welcome to Fullerton College Founded in 1913, Fullerton College currently enrolls more than 22,000 students each semester. Our safe and welcoming campus provides an exceptional learning environment, high-tech equipment, dedicated in ...

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

San Jose City College

Spectacular Safe Location in San Francisco Bay & Silicon Valley, California The City of San José San José, with a population of about one million, is home to San José City College. The largest Bay Area city of Northern C ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Certificate/Short Term

Santa Monica College

Profile Founded in 1929, SMC is a California State public institution regionally accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Recognized as one of the best community colleges in California and the nation, SM ...

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

Irvine Valley College

Start with the best: Welcome to Irvine Valley College (IVC)! Established in 1985, Irvine Valley College is a fully accredited, public, two-year community college within California. Irvine Valley College offers over 70 Associate degr ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term

West Los Angeles College

West Los Angeles College (www.wlac.edu/international), founded in 1969, is located in beautiful Southern California where Los Angeles and Culver City meet. We are minutes from the beach, Beverly Hills shopping, restaurants, art galleri ...

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

Mount San Jacinto College

Mt. San Jacinto College is a comprehensive community college located between Los Angeles and Palm Desert, California. MSJC offers academic, vocational and technical programs that satisfy the transfer requirements of four-year colleges ...

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

Saddleback College

A premier community college in California Founded in 1968, Saddleback College is one of the premier community colleges in California and the United States, with over 24,000 students, including over 200 international students from ov ...

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

Golden West College

Welcome to GWC! Located in the coastal community of Huntington Beach, in Southern California, Golden West College is part of the California Community College system and was founded in 1966. On 120 acres of beautifully landscaped gro ...

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

City College of San Francisco Office of International Programs (OIP)

About City College of San Francisco Annual Enrollment: 60,000 International Students: 1000 + 150 in Intensive English Program per semester Housing: Homestay information available TOEFL Requirement 483 PBT or 56 iBT or 5.5 IEL ...

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

Chabot College

Chabot College Chabot College is located Hayward, in the beautiful San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California. Founded in 1961, Chabot College is a public, fully accredited community college consiting of approximately 14,000 stud ...

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

Orange Coast College Global Engagement Center

Orange Coast College Orange Coast College (OCC) is one of the largest and most comprehensive community colleges in California. Located in Costa Mesa in Orange County minutes from Disneyland Resort and California's most popular beach ...

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

Santa Rosa Junior College

Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) is dedicated to making the college dream accessible to as many students as possible. SRJC is a wise choice for students serious about receiving an excellent education in a friendly, safe and student-foc ...

  • 2yr/Community College
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Certificate/Short Term

Study California

Welcome to California California, the third largest state in the United States, is a land famous for its exceptional opportunities. Often referred to as “The Golden State,” California is truly the place where you can have it ...

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

California El Camino Language Academy

Welcome to Our Campus! El Camino Language Academy (ECLA) is located on the campus of El Camino College - one of the most prestigious two-year community colleges in the United States. The Language Academy is an academic based program ...

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

Santa Barbara City College

The College Santa Barbara City College is a community college with approximately 15,000 students, including 1,000 international students from more than 80 different countries. In addition to providing award winning transfer prepara ...

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

West Hills College Coalinga

Experience the beauty of California while earning your degree! Enjoy the sunshine at West Hills College Coalinga- a welcoming and safe two-year college located in the city of Coalinga, California. West Hills College Coalinga is f ...

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

Colorado

Otero Junior College

Welcome, International Students! At Otero Junior College, we are interested in providing students a quality education wrapped in an experience that will last a lifetime. Through programs, activities, and events designed to enhance t ...

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

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 Worl ...

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

Illinois

College of Lake County

    Connect to Your Future College of Lake County (CLC) is a public, 2 year community college fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association

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

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

Heartland Community College

Heartland Community College is a two-year, fully accredited institution of higher education located in Normal, Illinois, about two hours south of Chicago. Heartland offers a welcoming environment focused on providing accessible, innova ...

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

Massachusetts

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 ...

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

Nevada

College of Southern Nevada

Overview The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) is the largest higher education institution in Nevada, but you won't get lost in a crowd! CSN has three campuses, offers flexible schedules, and keeps class sizes small. Offering more t ...

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

Truckee Meadows Community College

About Truckee Meadows Community College Established in 1971, Truckee Meadows Community College is located in Reno, Nevada, the beautiful American West, overlooking the Sierra Nevada Mountains. TMCC is a two-year institution serving ...

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

New York

Fulton-Montgomery Community College SUNY State University of New York

Highlights Located in Beautiful New York State Fulton-Montgomery Community College (FMCC) is a campus of the State University of New York (SUNY) located in rural Upstate New York at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. The ...

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

Herkimer College

About Herkimer College Part of the State University of New York (SUNY), the largest comprehensive public university system in the nation, Herkimer County Community College offers a premier two-year college experience offering associ ...

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

Jamestown Community College SUNY

You are welcome here! Jamestown Community College proudly welcomes students from throughout the world. As part of the State University of New York, we offer you opportunities to be part of the largest system of public higher educati ...

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

LaGuardia Community College - City University of New York

WELCOME TO THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE CENTER Learn and explore in New York City! The English Language Center (TELC) is the largest English language program in New York City. We are part of LaGuardia Community College’s Learning & ...

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

College of Staten Island of the City University of New York

A World of Opportunities Awaits You at the College of Staten Island of the City University of New York Imagine receiving a world-class education in the world’s most exciting city while experiencing the comforts of a serene, beauti ...

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

Ohio

Sinclair College

Welcome! Founded in 1887 by a Scottish immigrant, Sinclair is a comprehensive two-year public college that offers more than 200 degrees and certificates in academic and technical programs. Widely known as one of the best community c ...

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

Oregon

Lane Community College

Lane Community College: Achieving Dreams Lane Community College is nationally recognized for innovation and excellence in undergraduate education. Attending Lane means unique experiences in a college-friendly city where you will ach ...

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

Clackamas Community College

Clackamas Community College — Education That Works If you value academic variety, a good investment and opportunity for personal involvement, then the Clackamas Community College experience is right for you. We’ve got the ser ...

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

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 ...

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

Portland Community College

Wherever you’re going, PCC is a great place to start! With 100+ academic and technical areas of study, earn credits to start your degree, or get the training you need to launch your career. Portland Community College (PCC) is a mu ...

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

Pennsylvania

Harrisburg Area Community College

HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, offers a high-quality academic experience in a supportive environment at five physical campuses in Central Pennsylvania. We offer mor ...

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

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 ...

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

Washington

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 Seattl ...

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

South Seattle College

About South Seattle College Established in 1969, South Seattle College is an accredited, public, two-year college located on an 87-acre hilltop overlooking Elliott Bay offering a panoramic view of the city skyline and surrounding mo ...

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

Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) Located just outside of Seattle, Washington, Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) was founded in 1949, and is the only public institute of technology in the state. LWTech ...

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

Edmonds Community College International Student Services

  Edmonds Community 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

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

Tacoma Community College

Welcome to #GlobalTCC Tacoma Community College (TCC) is located just south of Seattle, Washington in the city of Tacoma! Tacoma is the 3rd largest city in Washington State and surrounded by National Parks and ocean waterways. Our c ...

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

Shoreline Community College

Shoreline Community College Founded in 1964, Shoreline Community College is a public accredited college, renowned for providing a high quality education and helping students achieve their dreams. Located in Seattle, Washington, Shor ...

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

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 Seat ...

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

Seattle Central College

Did you know…? There are 1,200 community colleges in the USA Seattle Central is ranked #6 in international student enrollment among community colleges in the USA (Institute for International Education, 2015-2016) Why do ...

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

Bellevue College Office of International Education

  The Bellevue College Advantage Established in 1966, Bellevue College is a top-ranking, fully-accredited college offering two-year associate and four-year bachelor’s degrees, as well as professional certificates, intensi ...

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

Wisconsin

Fox Valley Technical College

Fox Valley Technical College (Fox Valley Tech) is an accredited, nationally recognized 2-year college located in beautiful Appleton, Wisconsin, U.S.A. Fox Valley Tech has been in the community for over 100 years and of the 16 technical ...

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