The program benefits include:
Academic Preparation and English-as-a-Second Language support for nine months
SAT and TOEFL test preparation courses (optional)
Excellent academic preparation courses, including an intensive "Introduction to the American University" course to help students succeed in leading U.S. universities
Extensive one-on-one advising from a dedicated academic adviser
Social events and cultural excursions in Northern California
Extensive support in the friendly, peaceful community of Davis
Students can expect to follow the schedules below.
|UC Davis Global Achievement Curriculum|
|ENTERING ENGLISH SCORES||CORE CURRICULUM||LENGTH OF STUDY|
TOEFL PBT 500/iBT 61/IELTS 5.0
|One 10-week quarter of intensive ESL program and academic preparation coursework||9 months*|
TOEFL PBT 480+/iBT 54/IELTS 4.5
|Three 10-week quarters of intensive ESL program and academic preparation coursework in the fourth quarter||12+ months|
|*4th quarter is optional and available for an additional fee.|
Participating in this educational program does not in itself provide preference in admission to the University of California. Students interested in applying to UC should refer to the UC Admissions website or the admissions office of the UC campus they wish to attend for details about the admissions process.