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  • Locations: Ensenada, Mexico
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Field of Study: Business - General Business, Business - International Business, Business - Management, Business - Marketing, International Security and Conflict Resolution, International Studies, Sustainability Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Apartment or Flat, Hostel or Hotel
Click here for a definition of this term Credit Type: Transfer Credit Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Partner Program
Click here for a definition of this term Chance of Placement: 1-Excellent Mode of Participation: In-Person
Program Description:

CETYS Summer Program:       
Ensenada, Mexico

July 13 - 24, 2020

SDSU Students have the opportunity to secure scholarships available for a 100% discount on tuition and registration fee.
Every year our International Summer Program offers at least eight different courses.
See their current brochure and/or website with the Sum 2020 courses.

CETYS Summer Logo

CETYS University System cordially invites international students from around the world to its 2020 CETYS International Summer Program, a unique experience that blends teaching with visits to industry, as well as cultural activities in Ensenada, Mexico, a city renowned for its high quality of life, tourist oriented activities, as well as a relaxed family-town atmosphere.
Known as the "Cinderella of Pacific", the city of Ensenada is conveniently located 70 miles south of the United States' international border, 50 minutes from San Diego, California. Ensenada has become a progressive sea port that has promoted its beauty and splendor through tourism, while not neglecting its cultural, industrial and commercial activities. This balance positions Ensenada as an excellent rest and relaxation destination. It is the third largest city in Baja, California, and a key port on the Mexican Pacific Coast. Ensenada offers a variety of sea activities such as surfing, scuba diving, kayaking, whale watching and sport fishing, as well as award winning cuisine, and a safe family oriented atmosphere, with an average weather of 65°F (18°C). Some interesting places to visit in Ensenada are: Wine Country, Seafood Market, local beaches, museums and galleries. 

Course Information

Earn 3 credits in 2 weeks!
Earn 3 credits for 1 of the following courses:
  • International Marketing
  • Business Intelligence
  • Cross Cultural Management
  • Innovation and New Product Development
  • Competitiveness and Sustainability
  • Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
  • Project Management
These classes are all taught in relation to business, but overlap into other potential major suitability for some departments with flexibility in substitution for SDSU credits or for use toward electives in the major or minor. 

3 forms of learning:
CETYS Activity Infographic
Industry visits - 25%
Cultural immersion - 25%
Classes - 50%
A certificate of completion will be awarded by CETYS University.
Students are required to notify CETYS in advance if they require additional documents.

Program Dates

July 13 - July 24, 2020

Visa Requirements

Most students can participate with a tourist visa, which can be obtained upon arrival. Contact CETYS with any visa-related questions.

Arrival Info

CETYS University can arrange for pick up upon request (optional, fee applies) 

CETYS will make reservations at a local hotel and/or apartments near campus:
  • 2 beds: 2 people per room occupancy*
  • 2 beds: 4 people per room occupancy*
*Different accommodation cost


Approximate $25 per day

Program Requirements

Minimum 2.5 GPA


Tuition: $925
Accommodation: $450*
CETYS Registration Fee: $100 (waived before May 8, 2020)
Industry and Cultural Visits: $400*

Application Deadlines

Apply through SDSU AND CETYS!

SDSU Application Deadline: April 1, 2020
CETYS Registration Begins: January 20, 2020
CETYS Registration Deadline: June 8, 2020
(Registration Fee waived before May 8, 2020)

Registration via email (using form designed for this purpose, form sent upon request)

Contact: Cristopher Espinoza, International Programs, CETYS University, Ensenada Campus

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year SDSU App Deadline SDSU Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2021 03/15/2021 04/01/2021 TBA TBA