This is a chance for your child to study alongside American students and experience education and travel in America!

A one-month camp in historic Pennsylvania!  Our immersion program puts international students in the classroom with American students with a ratio of 1 to 1 basis.  There will be 3 weeks of in-classroom curriculum and elective programming, followed by 1 week of sightseeing around the East Coast of the United States, with destinations such as: The Statue of Liberty, The 911 Memorial, The White House, The Lincoln Memorial, Harvard and Yale Universities, and much more.

  • Program Details

    • Room and Board with an American Family
    • 3 weeks of English language studies (15 hours per week)
    • Learn alongside American students
    • 3 Saturday half-day outings to local destinations
    • 5-day tour of East Coast (Philadelphia, Washington DC, New York, Boston)
    • Guided tours of Harvard and Yale
    • Airport transfer to/from nearest airport
    • Accident and medical insurance
    • Invitation letter for tourist visa (If applicable)
  • Program Requirements

    • Participants must be between 11-15 years old
    • Display a genuine interest in the English language and American culture
    • Be willing to adapt to the life of an American family
    • Agree to accept the family assigned to them by GCI
    • Sign and abide by the GCI Conditions of Participation on the application form
  • Program Locations

    • Pennsylvania

“I changed my way of thinking of studies and life. My host family and teacher taught me how to make life simple and easy. I want to go to an American college when I finish high school.”

Manqi – GCI Student

Program Application

English Application