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UCI Division of Continuing Education’s comprehensive International Undergraduate Preparation Program (IUPP) gives qualified international high school students essential skills and acculturation opportunities to help them advance their education in the U.S. Through rigorous academic coursework, intensive test preparation, cultural orientation, personalized advising, and strategic application assistance, IUPP prepares international students not just for freshman admission, but for success in their undergraduate studies. This winning combination of interactive English teaching and academic and skills-based training is ideal for students looking to ready themselves for the demands of studying in an international setting.
The International Graduate Studies Preparation Program (IGSPP) offers international post-baccalaureate students a great learning environment for becoming competitive applicants to and successful students in high-ranking U.S. graduate programs. This comprehensive program develops the advanced academic, professional, research, and communication skills that students will need to succeed in their ideal graduate school and their future career. Students participating in IGSPP will also have their applications reviewed favorably upon by the highly selective IGSPP partner universities.