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Enjoy an Unforgettable Cultural and Learning Experience at UC Davis

At the International English and Professional Programs (IEPP) at UC Davis Extension, you’ll not only learn English you’ll also receive a comprehensive education and make lifelong friends from around the world. Our goal is to provide you with a welcoming, supportive environment where you can learn, grow and explore yourself and the world around you.

The International English and Professional Programs allow you to study at one of the most highly regarded public universities in the world, known internationally for its high academic standards, outstanding faculty and heritage of international engagement. For nearly 40 years, we have been providing the highest quality customized educational and training programs to universities and organizations worldwide. Our close and active relationships with UC Davis departments and colleges have led to a number of cooperative projects that combine training in several areas.

International English and Professional Programs feature:

  • World-Class Education Programs combine academic excellence with outstanding support services and include an orientation, graduation ceremony and certificate for successful completion.
  • Comprehensive Academic Support ServicesGain access to university workshops and a dedicated academic advisor who can help you achieve your academic goals and apply for the university and program of your choice, including a select number of universities with which we have conditional admission agreements.
  • Excellent Facilities in the Heart of Campus IEPP classes are held in the new state-of-the-art international facility, which features classrooms, computer labs, conference rooms, advising offices, outdoor spaces and the International Learning Center designed to enhance language learning, as well as the Cowell Center, both conveniently located near the heart of campus.
  • Small Classes with Exceptional Care Our small class sizes (normally 12-16 students) allow you to receive a personalized experience with one-on-one access to instructors, staff and UC Davis student assistants.
  • Highly Qualified Instructors  Learn from industry experts with extensive experience and a dedication to teaching.
  • A Safe, Friendly College Town Enjoy living in the small, bike-friendly community of Davis, which offers diverse cultural activities, is conveniently located halfway between the San Francisco Bay Area and the Lake Tahoe region, and has a population of around 66,000 (about half of whom are university students and faculty).