Summer Institute

Now in its sixth year, the Summer Institute is a four-week program designed specifically for international students. Students live in on-campus housing and attend Georgia State classes. All students take two three-credit courses. Please see the course listing for this summer’s offerings.

Top Reasons to Attend the Summer Institute:

  • Earn credits toward graduation
  • Strengthen your reading, writing, listening, and speaking skills in English
  • Thrive in an English-speaking environment
  • Learn how to plan for your future studies in the U.S.
  • Experience U.S. culture, including the 4th of July national holiday
  • Visit top attractions in Atlanta and the southeast U.S.
    • CNN
    • World of Coca-Cola
    • Centennial Olympic Park
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    • Georgia Aquarium
    • Margaret Mitchell House (author of Gone With the Wind)
    • Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site
    • Six Flags theme park
    • North Georgia mountains
    • Beautiful and historic Savannah, Georgia
  • Explore the U.S. on your own from Atlanta’s airport (a Delta hub)
    • Washington, D.C., Chicago, or Miami (2 hours)
    • New York or Boston (3 hours)
    • Los Angeles (5 hours)