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The Center for International Education (CIE) team is committed to helping you meet your educational goals and making sure you have the best possible international education. This site is a resource for you at any stage of your CLC experience. Even if you are just beginning to find your way around CLC, or you are already thinking about transferring to a four-year university and are ready to apply, visit this page and find the information you need.


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For more information, contact:

Jacob Cushing
Center for International Edu.

For more information regarding International Student Admissions visit the International Admissions webpage and review the Application Packet (PDF) for international students.

Student Assistance

Karen from Colombia

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Hello! My name is Karen Criales, I’m from Colombia and I have been in the United States for over 8 years now. I love being outside in spring when everything is turning green again; however, my favorite season is winter! Crazy coming from someone that is from Colombia, but it is true.

I lived in Minnesota for most of the 8 years I have been here. That is where I got my degree in Landscape Architecture. Now I am in CLC working on an Associate degree in Horticulture. If you have questions, doesn’t matter how small they are, please ask me.


Phuc from Vietnam

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Hello, my name is Phuc Khuong. I am an international student from Vietnam. I am majoring in Business Management.

I've been here for many semesters, so I know my way around the campus as well as Lake County. I would love to help you. Please don't hesitate to ask me any questions about CLC. You can also speak to me in Vietnamese. I promise that you will love this school.


Jason from Cameroon

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Hello! My name is Jason Ngassa, I'm an international student from Cameroon and have been in the US for about 6 months now. I'm majoring in Engineering and this will be my second semester here at CLC. I am really excited about all the opportunities available at CLC. I look forward to helping you have a wonderful experience at CLC!


Clem from France

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Hello! My name is Clemence Perraudeau. I am an International Student from France, and I have been in the US for almost 3 years. I am majoring in Early Childhood Education and this is my second semester at CLC.

If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to ask, I am always willing to help.