American Collegiate English (ACE)

Grossmont College's academic-focused English language school

in San Diego County, California, since 1992

ACE is more than a language school.

Experience U.S. college life. 
Feel confident to start college.
Learn from college ESL professors.



ACE and Grossmont College, the Affordable Way to Earn a U.S. Certificate or Degree with an Option to Work (OPT) 

Start at ACE to prep your English skills for college. Receive a certificate upon completion of program. Next, get started on your certificate or degree at Grossmont community college, at 1/4 - 1/3 less than the average cost at a 4-year university. Gain work experience via OPT. Transfer your credits -- perhaps to SDSU, UCSD, or USD -- to complete your bachelor's degree. 

Or you may enroll in ACE to study English for your personal enrichment only (no transfer).



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