Current Program Information

Fall 2016 in London, England

Program dates: September 8, 2016 to December 9, 2016

Program Fee: $7,875 for shared bedroom with another student in homestay; local transportation, cultural visits and excursions as part of British Life and Culture class, onsite orientation and support staff throughout program. Or pay $9375 for shared room in apartment with same services.  

Tuition and Fees: Participants pay tuition and fees to Citrus College, a California Community College with the same fees as MiraCosta ($46 per unit for California resident).

Program brochure:

Program requirements and course offerings: Students who are at least 18 years old, and have completed at least 12 academic units with a cumulative college grade point average above 2.5 are eligible to apply. Participants traveling to London enroll for 12 units during the semester abroad with 10 class options (class titles and numbers from the Citrus College academic catalog): REQUIRED CLASS: History 120, British Life and Culture. Other class options: Bus 130, Introduction to Business; Bus 140, International Business; Bus 146, Personal Finance; Bus 152 Business Communications; Political Science103, American Government; Political Science 105, Comparative Politics; Political Science 116, International Relations; Psychology 101 Introduction to Psychology, and Psychology 220 Social Psychology. Classes in English literature may be added.

Application procedures

STEP ONE: Attend a Study Abroad Information Meeting to learn more about the program and determine how you will pay for study abroad. If you are seeking Federal Financial Aid, add Citrus College’s school code #001166 under colleges on your FAFSA application for 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at Visit the MiraCosta Scholarship Office for additional financial support options.

STEP TWO: Complete Semester in London application form with $450 deposit. Schedule an appointment at the MiraCosta International Office to receive the London application and receive academic approval. Deadline: June 3, 2016.

STEP THREE: Pay balance of program fees by July 15

Contact Information

MiraCosta College
Institute for International Perspectives
One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, California, United States 92056

We are located on the Oceanside campus in room 3443.
P 760.795.6897 (toll-free outside 760 area code: 888.201.8480 x6897. Contact us via e-mail at: