Build skills and strategies in every class. Develop fluency and confidence in every conversation.
Located on the San José State University (SJSU) campus
Centrally located on the SJSU campus, you will have the opportunity to interact with university students inside and outside of class, participate in social clubs and school-wide events, and utilize school services and facilities.
A well-rounded curriculum builds a strong foundation for future academic studies. Students enrolled in English language classes learn strategies to improve oral and written communication along with reading skills. In addition, students select from a variety of elective classes that meet their specific needs. IUS students have the opportunity to select university classes from over 134 bachelor’s and master’s degree programs at San Jose State University.
Instructors and staff are dedicated professionals with a passion for languages, traveling and meeting international students. Instructors are leaders in the profession and are recognized nationally for their contributions to teaching English to international students.
Interactive learning environment
Through cooperative learning strategies and small class sizes, instructors create a comfortable learning environment that promotes student interaction and active participation.
Variety of programs & flexible schedule
From language and culture to university courses, our wide variety of programs can meet your individual academic goals and schedule.
Start with English language and culture courses offered by Studies in American Language.
Ready for more?
Enroll in International University Studies to experience academic university classes.