The English Language Institute (ELI) offers international students the opportunity to increase their English language proficiency and develop the skills needed for success in a college or university in the United States. The program is designed for students with a minimum of one year English language training at high school or college level. Classes are held on MiraCosta College main campus which allows an easy transition into our credit classes for students looking to further their education in the US.
- August 21-October 13, 2023
- October 16-December 8, 2023
- January 22-March 15, 2024
- March 25-May 17, 2024
- June 10-August 2, 2024
What if I'm Traveling To the United States on a Visitor B/1 or B/2 Visa?
The English Language Institute accepts visitors who want to take ESL classes for cultural or enrichment purposes only. Visitors may only attend enrichment and cultural classes short term for under 16 hours per week. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information, enrichment schedule and modified fee's.
ELI offers conditional admissions into MiraCosta College credit programs after passing language requirement.
We also offer a 1 year ELI program. International students with an F-1 visa are required to attend all class meetings and every session while in the United States.
English Language Institute
MiraCosta College Building T510
1 Barnard Drive, #13
Oceanside, CA 92056