CCIE – California Colleges for International Education

Sponsors & Affiliate Associations


870 Market Street, Suite 1026
San Francisco, CA 94102


ACCENT is an international education organization that works with over 50 American colleges and universities to provide high quality study abroad programs. ACCENT students come from all over the U.S. and represent a wide range of ages, education levels and academic interests.

AIFS Corporate Headquarters in Stamford
American Institute For Foreign Study
1 High Ridge Park, Stamford, CT. 06905

Phone: (800) 727-2437
Fax: (203) 399-5590

The American Institute For Foreign Study (AIFS) is one of the oldest, largest and most respected cultural exchange organizations in the world. With global offices in 15 countries, we organize cultural exchange programs for more than 50,000 participants each year. Our programs include college study abroad, au pair placement, camp counselors and staff, gifted education, high school study/travel and insurance services. Since 1964, more than one million students and teachers have participated in AIFS programs worldwide.

Shanghai Office:
The Asia Institute
Room 302, 289 Wujin Road,
Shanghai, 200080, China
Phone: +86-21-6111-0358

Founded in 2006, The Asia Institute aims to build the leading education platform by connecting Asia to the rest of the world. The Asia Institute provides students the benefit to study Asia through history, government, and culture.

Cultural Experiences Abroad
2005 W. 14th Street, Suite 113
Phoenix, AZ 85281-6997

Phone: (800) 266-4441
Fax: (480)557-7926

The CEA Scholarship Program promotes international understanding among students by subsidizing the cost to study abroad. CEA has programs that emphasize Language Instruction, Liberal Arts, Studio Arts, Fashion Design, Business, Engineering and Sciences. They have programs to locations in 13 countries, including Argentina, Australia, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, South Africa and Spain.

CEA offers short-term and summer programming, with program prices starting at under $3000. Semester and quarter-length programs are available starting at under $7000. All programs include housing and excursions, and many include meals. For more information visit or contact Kelley Kruke at

The Center For Global Education
Center for Global Education
California State University at Dominguez Hills (CSUDH)
College of Extended & International Education
1000 East Victoria Street
Carson, CA 90747
Telephone: (310) 243-3975

The Center for Global Education promotes international education to foster cross-cultural awareness, cooperation and understanding. Living and working effectively in a global society requires learning with an international perspective.

1342 Florida Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20009
Phone: (202) 223 0330

We are a partnership of colleges and universities – two and four year, large and small, public and private, domestic and foreign – encompassing the broad spectrum of international higher education. CCIS members sponsor a variety of programs, notably study abroad programs and capacity building initiatives to enhance international and intercultural perspectives within the academic community.

CONAHEC: Consortium for North American Higher Education Collaboration
CONAHEC – University of Arizona
220 W. 6th Street
University Services Annex Bldg. 300A
Room 108
Tucson, Arizona 85701

14140 Ventura Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

CORT, A Berkshire Hathaway Company, providing the right furniture for students, businesses, and corporations.

Diversity Abroad
1731 Delaware Street Suite 100
Berkeley, CA 94703

Phone: (510) 647-5100
Fax: (866) 309-8612

Diversity Abroad was founded to ensure that all students are aware and have equal access to study and travel abroad opportunities. The mission of Diversity Abroad is to increase minority students participation in study and travel abroad programs. By educating students and promoting the benefits of study and travel abroad programs, Diversity Abroad increases students awareness and interest in pursuing such programs.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

IELTS is the International English Language Testing System, the world’s proven English language test. IELTS was one of the pioneers of four skills English language testing over 21 years ago, and continues to set the standard for English language testing today. IELTS is accepted as evidence of English language proficiency by over 8,000 organisations worldwide. Last year, more than 2 million tests were taken globally. IELTS is recognised as a secure, valid and reliable indicator of true-to-life ability to communicate in English for education, immigration and professional accreditation. IELTS is jointly owned by British Council, IDP: IELTS Australia and Cambridge English Language Assessment through more than 900 test centres and locations in over 130 countries.

Generation Study Abroad

Generation Study Abroad is a five-year initiative of the Institute of International Education (IIE) to mobilize resources and commitments with the goal of doubling the number of U.S. students studying abroad by the end of the decade.


Global Studies Foundation
325 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301


GSM Founder/Managing Director: Stephen Clegg

Head Office:
86-90 Paul Street
London, EC2A 4NE

Vietnam Office:
Add 2nd address to GSM
R401, No. 67, Alley 62
Ngoc Ha Street
Ba Dinh DistrictHanoi

UK: +44 (0) 20 3282 7106
US: +1 646 568-7728
Vietnam: +84 (0)126 4884956

Global Student Mobility Ltd (GSM)

Center for Global Education
Graduate School of Education & Information Studies
University of California, Los Angeles
BOX 951521, 2141 Moore Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1521
Telephone: (310) 980-6971

The Project for Learning Abroad, Training and Outreach (PLATO) is an integrated study abroad training, certification, and diversity outreach program which provides comprehensive support resources for study abroad to all U.S. college and university students – with special support for underrepresented students.

North American Team:
Country Club Plaza
West 115 Century Road, Suite 330
Paramus, NJ 07652, USA
Tel: 800-752-6787
fax: 201-265-6126

For over 80 years, Select Travel and Study has been helping students discover the world outside the U.S. Select Travel and Study helps educators provide a study abroad experience for students to discover the world in European countries.