International Students

American Language and Culture Program, ALCP x FILM summer session, July 3-28, 2023. 3 week English and Filmmaking inclusive program


Summer Session: July 3 - 28, 2023

Enhance your English and make a short film in California! 

The American Language and Culture program (ALCP) is partnering with the Cinematic Arts and Technology department to provide a unique summer experience for students to enhance their English and filmmaking skills in California. 

The program is open to any students 15 years old or older.

Program schedule

Monday - Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

  • Morning English class
  • Afternoon Film class

Program details

The 4 week English and filmmaking program includes:

  • English courses
  • Film workshops
  • Course materials
  • Film screening festival 
  • Lunch on the weekdays
  • Homestay with local host families

Program cost

Program cost includes tuition, fees, and lunch on the weekdays: $1,999. 

Homestay with American family which includes two meals/day is approximately $1,200 for the program duration.

How to apply

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 Summer 2023”
  • Under Program Selection, select "ALCP X FILM" as the ALCP Term
  • Complete the application and upload all required documents

Required documents

Upload all required documents to Horizons:

Apply today!

Contact ALCP Coordinator

Phone: +1 (831) 582-4778

Email: Send an email

Building: Gavilan Hall (Bldg 201), Annex

Office Hours: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.