The following application materials must be submitted by the application deadline. Students must be 18 years old or a high school graduate to apply.
1. Summer 2017 app form.pdf
3. Bank statement
- Enclose a bank statement with the required $5,650 minimum for 1 session or $11,300 for 2 sessions or equivalent convertible currency. Acceptable documents include your or your sponsor’s bank account or government financial guarantee. Currency need not be stated in U.S. dollars.
4. Passport Information
5. English Proficiency
(Scores must be less than 2 years old)
||5.5 (each section)
||4 in English
||VG or MVG in English A, B or C|
||6.0 (each section)
||5 in English
English language requirement is waived for applicants educated in the following countries: Australia, Antigua & Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Canada, Dominica, England, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grand Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, New Zealand, Scotland, Sierra Leone, St. Christopher Nevis, St. Kitt, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda, Virgin Islands, Wales, Zambia, Zimbabwe.
6. Copy of Academic Transcripts
In order to apply for Business Cluster A, you must have complete the prerequisites for MKTG 494. The prerequisites include having completed a Marketing course (MKTG 300
) and Business Communications course (IS 301
) prior to July 10, 2017. Please include course descriptions showing you have learned the following content or have knowledge about the subject:
MKTG 300 (Marketing): Buyer behavior, marking research, pricing, distribution, promotion, product strategies, and the influence of external factors. Ethic, corporate social responsibility, and public policy that are intrinsic to marketing decision making in global environments are explored.
IS 301 (Business Communications): Analysis of principles of collecting, organizing, analyzing, and presenting business information. Written and oral communications involving problem solving in the business management process.
7. List of Classes
If applying for Summer Session I or III, submit a list of 4 classes you are interested in taking during your desired session. Please note that the classes submitted are not guaranteed, are subject to space availability and a transcript pre-requisite check.
8. Personal Statement
To ensure that studying abroad at CSULB is a good match with your academic and professional objectives, please submit a minimum 250 word essay explaining your academic and career goals, and how studying abroad can help you achieve those goals.
Send Application Materials
Study Abroad @ The Beach
California State University, Long Beach
6300 State University Drive, FND-230
Long Beach, CA 90815 USA
Please allow 2-4 weeks for processing.