Intensive English Program Tuition and Fees

IMPORTANT NOTICE: the Cerritos College IEP program is suspended until further notice. No application accepted at this time.


International students must maintain Full-Time Status every main term (Fall and Spring). Full-Time status for the Intensive English Program is 360 hours. All fees must be paid before the term begins.

Estimated Cost for 1 Academic Year (Fall and Spring semester)

Fees Description Estimated Cost
*Enrollment & Tuition Fee *$3,800 per 16-week session + Fees $7,700
Living Expenses Estimated for fall and spring semester $11,300
Mandatory Medical Insurance Annual (12 months) $1,900
Total Estimated for fall and spring semester $20,900


*These fees are subject to state legislative change without advance notice. 


Dependents: (spouse and children) add $3,000.00 per dependent to the total amount.

SEVIS FEE (Form I-901): Once a new initial I-20 is issued, a Form I-901 along with a payment of $350.00 SEVIS Fee must be completed before applying for, or a re-validation of the F-1 Visa Status. For more information on paying the SEVIS fee, please visit

Financial Aid is not available to International Students. Limited scholarships are available after registration.

For any questions or further information, please contact the Office of International Student Services at