Extended Education and International Programs

International Programs

American Language and Culture Program (ALCP) application steps

Learn and improve your English skills at Cal State Monterey Bay! The American Language and Culture Program (ALCP) including courses to enhance your English skills and learn about American culture. Various program lengths are available. 

Step 1: Register for a CSUMB Horizons account

Create a personal account on CSUMB Horizons application system and submit your registration. 

Step 2: Complete application form

  • Select "ALCP - ESL Program (Study English)" and "Apply for" your specific term
    • To register for virtual program, select "Special Programs"
  • Complete the application and upload all required documents

Required documents

Upload all required documents to Horizons:


For questions in regards to the application process, please reach out to the ALCP program coordinator via email or call +1 (831) 582-4778. We are available Monday-Friday from 8 am - 5 pm (Pacific Standard Time).