International Student Admission

How to Apply to the International Programs (F-1)

MiraCosta College will no longer admit international students under the age of 18 into its college programs.

Concurrent Enrollment without SEVIS I-20 Transfer

If you are an international students studying at another school and would like to take a course at MiraCosta College without transferring, please visit our Concurrent Enrollment page.

There are 3 ways to attend MiraCosta

1. Admission to College

Classes begin in January and August

2. Conditional Admission to College/English Language Training

Want to go to college but do not have the English requirement? We can help! Apply for conditional admission to college and begin with our intensive English language program at English Language Institute (ELI).

3. English Language Training-English Language Institute (ELI)

Classes begin January, March, June, August and October

If you want to improve your English skills, sign up for our full-time intensive language program to learn English from our college English instructors.