Study Abroad in California!
Trusted US Cultural Exchange Program
American exchange programs are for both traditional and experiential education. Living in a different country is extremely beneficial in stimulating personal growth, and learning how to deal with adversity, and adapt in a new environment. The language immersion, is probably the most sought after experience parents and students value immensely. Coupled with the relatively safe locations in California, this state offers a Chinese exchange student and others around the world a diverse selection of high school foreign exchange schools and locations in California.
Outside of the school work, there is ample healthy activities to fill your student’s time. Depending on the city, Los Angeles, the Central Coast, San Francisco, San Diego, all only a day trip away. In 2014 California hosted a record all time high of 251 million tourist visitors. When you visit hear, it becomes very obvious why. With our ample state parks, world class museums, art, food, shows, zoos, theme parks, and culture makes it an experience of a lifetime.
If you are looking for countries to study abroad and another opportunity to travel, to discover, learn, understand and connect with new people, studying abroad is a great option. We are one of the high rated study abroad companies one of the best locations in the world. Read about our study abroad agency.
International Study Abroad Programs
Are you a non-U.S. student looking for high school study abroad programs and an American host family? If so, you’ve found the best place. Here at Ameristudent, we are a study abroad agency specializing in a variety of student exchange programmes for English immersion. From year long overseas exchanges, to short term summer study abroad programs, we bring the ultimate experience for visiting studings and their host families.
Most of our schools and host families are located throughout Southern and Central California. Browse our schools and locations.
Find the Best High School Student Exchange Programs
Choosing the right high school program can be intimidating and perhaps confusing at first. With so many different choices and cities throughout the U.S., it’s no surprise that extensive research is required for both parents and students. High school international exchange programs are different from undergraduate programs. First off, High School students live a more traditional family like setting, with a qualified host family. There is much more supervision, and adherence to school schedules, with planned outings and activities to sightsee.
Based in California, we offer some of the best intercultural exchanges in the world. California has both excellent public and private schools, along with unique culture and lifestyle unique to the West Coast, where it is multi-ethnic, and full of activities, inside and out. Couple that with the close proximity to global metropolitan hubs of the San Francisco Bay Area, and Los Angeles region in Southern California, our selection of Central California schools are situated perfectly for education and adventure.
Why Study Abroad in California?
There are so many personal reasons that undergraduates and high school students study abroad in California. Apart from learning about American lifestyle and values, and speaking only english, you are opening up new possibilities for personal growth and discovery. What parents from China, and Japan love most is the immersion in English, and western culture. Learning western edict, mannerisms, and traditions have never been more important in our increasingly globalization between Asian and Western countries.
Whatever you decide to ‘do’ in your work life, confidence and self-reliance are assets. Don’t count out communication skills and dealing with adversity. Navigating new surroundings (literally) is an experience that is likely to help you when it comes down to adapting in new environments, and understanding how to interact with different cultures, and assimilate in new social settings . Studying abroad puts you into a new category, the ‘international’ potentially cultured, bilingual, self-assured student. So get excited about your education, you only live once.
About Our Company
Here at AmeriStudent, we make it easy to help you find the cultural exchange program and host family. We are CSIET certified, ensuring your student is in safe hands, and the best high school exchange program matched to their interests and goals. We thoroughly vet each of our host families to ensure the safest and most compatible environment possible. In addition, our host families undergo several orientations and trainings. We remain in constant communication with students, host families, and schools to oversee and mediate any issues that arise, and we provide 24/7 support for real-time assistance with emergency situations. Going to high school in the USA for international students has never been easier.