*To fill in the form online, open admission form document with Adobe Acrobat Reader DC which can be downloaded for free.  Once the form is completed, print, sign and mail in with application fee to:

California School of Interpretation and Translation

P.O. Box 581053

Modesto, CA  95358-0019

If  you have any questions, please call (209) 577-3161.

Admissions Requirements

Prospective students considering entering the interpretation and translation field should have excellent knowledge of English and Spanish skills, both oral and written, especially when working in the courts or in the medical field.

To Apply for Admission

  1. Submit a completed application* with a non-refundable $25 fee, along with a copy of either high school transcripts or a copy of a G.E.D. Certificate.

Enrollment Date and Procedure

Students can enroll at any time, since this is an online program suited to the students’ need.

Upon acceptance, an applicant should complete the enrollment agreement form accompanying the acceptance notification and return it to the school with a course fee deposit of $499.00 no later than the date specified on the acceptance letter—about two weeks. Failure to enroll in a timely manner may cause an application to be denied. Note: The $499.00 covers the total course costs which includes tuition, books, audio tape fee, and certificate.