CLS Program

Welcome to the “CLS Program” section of the CLS Participant Handbook!

The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. The program includes intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences designed to promote rapid language gains.

In this section you will find more details about the major elements of the CLS Program and information about the CLS staff who will be supporting you before, during, and after the program.