UCSB's unique combination of location, high academic standards, internationally acclaimed faculty and world-class research means that students who study here are in one of the most exciting educational environments in the world. Experience California and study abroad at UCSB Extension. Choose one of our many programs for international students and attend courses that are held on the beautiful UCSB campus. Discover new ways of learning in a vibrant multicultural environment and make connections that will last a lifetime. Enroll in our programs in fall, winter, spring and/or summer quarters.


Advanced English Program

  • Exclusive high-level language emphasis
  • Academic and Business English tracks
  • Preparation for TOEFL success

University Immersion Program

  • Earn academic transfer credit
  • Advance career options
  • Earn a certificate

Graduate Studies Preparation Program

  • Prepare for graduate studies in the U.S.