Welcome to the Intercultural Institute of California (IIC)!
Here at IIC, we offer ESL classes and Test Preparation courses in beautiful San Francisco.
While studying with us, you will learn a new language, make friends and discover various cultures. You will also see why San Francisco
is the most exciting and beautiful city in America.
Our English language school is an affordable alternative to the more expensive ESL schools. IIC offers the same programs, student services and high-quality instructors that the more expensive ESL schools provide.
IIC offers courses
in General English for up to 7 levels, test preparation for the iBT TOEFL and GRE/GMAT, and Business English. (Note: Availability of our GRE/GMAT class depends on student demand.)
The Intercultural Institute of California (IIC)
is a not-for-profit institute that welcomes students interested in studying ESL for academic, business, or personal purposes.
IIC helps international students reach their academic, professional and career goals through its intensive English language programs
The Intercultural Institute of California (IIC) is a non-profit institution incorporated with the mission of providing post-secondary students with affordable, quality non-degree extension study programs through establishment of formal curricula and regular faculty. More specifically, these educational programs are designed to fulfill our students’ varied learning needs, and to empower them with the necessary skills to understand and communicate with people from different cultures.
IIC offers certificate programs geared towards students of English as a Second Language (ESL).
Our General English program has been designed with the objective of improving students’ knowledge and usage of English in all the major skill areas: reading, writing, speaking, listening, grammar, and vocabulary.
Our Business English program has the objective of improving students’ knowledge and use of business-related English and of making students more effective at workplace communication.
Our ESL TOEFL program has the objective of improving students’ performance on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) through a focus on the test’s major components.
Our GRE/GMAT program has the objective of improving students’ performance on either the Graduate Records Examination (GRE) and/or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) through a focus on the test’s major components.
License Approval, Endorsements, Accreditation & Memberships
California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
Association of International Educators
This School is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.