Short Term Student Programs USA

Can’t get away for a whole school year? Our English language and cultural Short Term Student Programs USA are the perfect solution!

Explore your options below, and join students from all over the world on an amazing experience in the USA!


American School Experience

Are you looking for a taste of what an American study abroad program has to offer? The American School Experience program has all the benefits of a full year exchange program at a fraction of the cost. International students choose their program length for 1-3 months, they live with a host family while studying in an American school. With flexible enrollment dates throughout the school year, this unique short-term program will prove to be challenging and fun!


English Cultural Immersion

Adventurous young people can focus on improving their English language skills while developing friendships with American students and other international travelers. The English Cultural Immersion program is a great and inexpensive way to introduce students to our full range of longer term programs. Students live with a host family, attend ESL courses in the morning and observe the American classroom in the afternoon. Enrollment dates follow the American school year for groups of 15 or more.


Homestay Immersion

The Homestay Immersion alternative is an affordable program designed for self-motivated, mature students who want to truly immerse themselves in American culture and the English language. Students arrive on a tourist visa and live with an American host family for a period of time that works with their own summer schedule. Organized activities are not offered in this program, we encourage students to create their own experiences by engaging with American students via extra-curricular activities, sports and youth groups. Students with a sincere interest in cultural exchange are encouraged to apply!


Group Summer Programs

ICES offers several types of programs, whether students want English language instruction, international camps, summer adventure or just an immersion in American culture, our Summer programs have everything to create a truly unique summer experience.

Academic English Training

ICES has partnered with top-notch institutions to offer rigorous, accelerated English and academic preparation programs for international students. Our program focuses on courses that will prepare students to excel in the English language, both for academic courses and for the TOEFL examination.

Summer Group Adventures

Quality facilities, a variety of accommodations to choose from and Local Coordinator supervision make this the ultimate summer program for groups. No matter which destination you choose, a fun, exciting, and enriching itinerary awaits your group.