Center for International Education
  • Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)

    Accredited by Commission on English Language Program Accreditation The ALI's IEP is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation for the period August 2017 through August 2018 and agrees to uphold the CEA Standards for English Language Programs and Institutions. CEA is recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency for English language programs and institutions in the U.S. For further information about this accreditation, please contact CEA, 1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 630, Alexandria, VA 22314, (703) 665-3400, www.cea-accredit.org.
    To file a complaint against an accredited program, please visit: http://cea-accredit.org/about-cea/complaints

    EnglishUSA

    English USA, The American Association of Intensive English Programs The ALI also belongs to EnglishUSA, formerly known as the American Association of Intensive English Programs. Over four hundred fifty EnglishUSA members offer intensive English language programs in privately owned enterprises or on college campuses across the USA. EnglishUSA provides its members resources for professional development, political advocacy, and outreach.

    Cypress College

    Cypress College Established 1966. Minds. Motivated. The American Language Institute is affiliated with Cypress College. ALI students may waive the TOEFL or IELTS requirement of this college by completing Level 4 of the IEP.

    El Camino College

    El Camino College The American Language Institute is affiliated with El Camino College. ALI students may waive the TOEFL or IELTS requirement of this college by completing Level 4 of the IEP.

    Golden West College

    Golden West Collge Huntingon Beach, Ca The American Language Institute is affiliated with Golden West College. ALI students may waive the TOEFL or IELTS requirement of this college by completing Level 4 of the IEP.

    Long Beach City College

    Long Beach City College The American Language Institute is affiliated with Long Beach City College. ALI students may waive the TOEFL or IELTS requirement of this college by completing Level 4 of the IEP.

    Orange Coast College

    Orange Coast College

     

    The American Language Institute is affiliated with Orange Coast College. ALI students may waive the TOEFL or IELTS requirement of this college by completing Level 4 of the IEP.

    CATESOL: California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

    California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Many staff and faculty members belong to CATESOL: California Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages. The ALI is regularly represented at conferences by presenters and attendees.

    NAFSA: the Association of International Educators

    NAFSA Several ALI staff members belong to NAFSA: the Association of International Educators. Like other professional organizations, NAFSA holds international, regional, and local conventions and provides many valuable resources.

    Times Media

    Times Media The American Language Institute works in conjunction with Times Media in offering the TESOL and TESOL for Children Certificate Programs throughout Korea. These certificate programs are designed for individuals who are interested in teaching English as a Foreign Language. The well-balanced programs enable participants to gain an understanding of the theoretical background in TESOL and its practical application. The ALI faculty provides supervision for curriculum development and enhancement, supports professional development for their trainers and endorses the certificate programs.