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CEL San Diego - San Diego - USA


29 June - 10 August 2024


14 - 18


US$ 4,890


3 Weeks

Why CEL in San Diego?

  • Fantastic location in the heart of Downtown San Diego

  • Air conditioned school building

  • Small classes (max. 12 students per class)

  • General English and TOEFL Exam preparation

  • Students from around the world

  • San Diego is Known as America’s finest city

  • Endless white sandy beaches

  • More than 300 days of sunshine per year

  • Second largest city in California

  • Great nightlife

  • Sports on the beach

  • Vast array of international cuisine

  • Close to Los Angeles and Las Vegas

About the Course

Academic Programme

Future Global Leaders Programme

The Future Global Leaders Program gives learners the opportunity to develop further soft skills while using English as a language of communication in a cross-cultural environment. Through debates, presentations and case studies the learners are going to reinforce public speaking techniques, learn to be persuasive in sales situations and to acquire a general business knowledge while enhancing intercultural values, respect and teamwork. This program is directed to students with a minimum level of upper-intermediate (B2) who are willing to improve their speaking skills in English in a multicultural and project based learning setting.

  • Discover the beauty of living in the USA while meeting other students from around the world.

  • Minimum B2 level requested for thie course

  • Course open to students aged 14-18

  • 20 lessons per week, 4 lessons per weekday.

  • Project based learning

  • Presentation skills

  • Debating & public speaking

  • Cross cultural awareness

  • Team work

  • Mutual respect

  • Business strategies

  • Develop as a leader

Package Includes:

  • 2 weeks stay (see opening dates and arrival/departure days)

  • 20 lessons per week

  • 1 Year Free online course

  • Placement test

  • End of course Certificate

  • Teaching materials

  • Bus pass

  • Student app

  • Programme of sports and leisure activities

  • 4 half day activities per week

  • 1 Full day trip (over two weeks, on the Saturday)

  • Accommodation with a Host family in shared rooms

  • 3 meals per day, except Saturdays

  •  Comprehensive insurance

  • Return transfers from San Diego Airport (individual )


Surf Lessons – 3 hours per week (1.5 hour each lesson twice a week) - US$225 per week*

Individual Return Transfers from Los Angeles - US$1,000

UM Service From San Diego -US $ 200 (return) from Los Angeles $ - 400 (return)

Host family single room - US$100 per week

Special diets - US$35 per week (lactose free and vegan ) and US$70 pwe week for halal diet

* A minimum number of participants is required for the lessons indicated with an asterisk to take place

General English Course also available

About the School

A school situated in the heart of downtown San Diego, where students can enjoy a variety of activities, including sports, shopping, dining, farmers markets, and festivals in what is known as America’s Finest City!


Academic Facilities

  • School situated a short walk from the popular Horton Plaza shopping mall

  • Also close to the Gaslamp Quarter and Little Italy, which is home to San Diego’s most dynamic food and festival scene.

  • All of the teachers are native English speakers.

  • All classrooms are modern, integrating technology into learning

  • Free Wi-Fi and air conditioning in each classroom.



  • Homestay accommodation to encourage students to speak English daily outside of the classroom and build life-long relationships

  • Host families are carefully selected and personally interviewed

  • Shared room accommodation with breakfast and dinner (plus lunch on Sundays)

  • Free wi-fi, towel and linens

  • All the families are an average of 45 minutes (max. 75 minutes) away from the school using the city bus or trolley.

  • Single room accommodation also available


  • Breakfast and dinners at homestay (and lunch on Sundays)

  • Lunch from Monday to Friday at school.

  • Students will enjoy a variety of delicious meals before they head off to an exciting afternoon activity

Sports and Activities

  • Fun and exciting activity program including excursions outside of San Diego

  • From local hotspots to California’s best cities, students will be able to enjoy visiting all of what Southern California has to offer

  • Students can play games such as flag football and baseball or cheer for the local Major League baseball team The Padres at Petco Park

  • Saturday is excursion day. Students can visit attractions such as Disneyland, Seaworld, Universal Studios, Los Angeles and much more

  • 4 half day activities per week plus one full day activity per weekend.


Includes free 1yr online course
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