Customizable Options

We understand that different groups from different places want different things, which is why we expanded our Short Term Programs to include customizable options. The more students who can make their dreams come true and experience America, the better! 

Intensive Study for Credit

A program for students who want to study for a short time at a private American high school. Students earn one school credit, study a second course for enrichment, and participate in local volunteer experiences.

  • Recommended length: One month
  • Student ages: 15-17
  • Group size: 10 students and one chaperone
  • Time frame: June-August, dependent on school
  • Visa: F-1 visa
  • Accommodation: Host family or dormitory

STEM + ESL + Activities

A program for students looking to specifically study STEM and English while experiencing American culture.

  • Recommended length: One month
  • Student ages: 15-17
  • Group size: 10 students and one chaperone
  • Time frame: June-August, dependent on school
  • Location: Determined by school availability
  • Visa: B-2 Visitor's Visa or Visa Waiver Program Participant Country
  • Accommodation: Host family

Private School Visit

A program for students interested in enrolling at an American high school. 

  • Recommended length: 10 days
  • Student ages: 14-16
  • Group size: 10 students and one chaperone
  • Time frame: October-November and January-April
  • Visa: B-2 Visitor's Visa or Visa Waiver Program Participant Country
  • Accommodation: Dormitory

Shadow at an American High School

A program for students looking to experience an American high school and gauge interest in enrolling.

  • Recommended length: two, three, or four weeks
  • Student ages: 13-17
  • Group size: Four or more students and one chaperone
  • Time frame: October-November and January-April
  • Visa: B-2 Visitor's Visa or Visa Waiver Program Participant Country
  • Accommodation: Host family or dormitory

College Tours

A tour for students interested in studying at an American university or college. Students tour eight to 10 schools, experience the feeling of campus life, and speak to an admissions counselor.

  • Recommended length: One week
  • Student ages: 14-16
  • Group size: 20 students
  • Time frame: October-November and March-April
  • Location: East or West Coast, USA
  • Visa: B-2 Visitor's Visa or Visa Waiver Program Participant Country
  • Accommodation: Hotel

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