Welcome / Mission


 Denise Whisenhunt, J.D. photo
Welcome from Denise Whisenhunt, J.D.
President, Grossmont College


American Collegiate English and Grossmont College have a long tradition of commitment to international students. We value and celebrate the cultural heritage of students from all over the world.


Our faculty and staff are dedicated to educational excellence and the success of international students. Students benefit greatly from our strong English language program and experienced, accessible counselors and admissions staff.


I invite you to join the many international students who have achieved their academic and professional goals by attending ACE and Grossmont College.


Mission Statement

American Collegiate English (ACE) is dedicated to assisting international students in their academic, social, and cultural transition to Grossmont College or other U.S. institutions of higher education. Our highly-qualified and professional instructors employ current, engaging methods that focus on the English language skills that help ensure success for the students in their pursuit of higher education.



Apply now! Contact ace.grossmont@gcccd.edu with questions.

ACE Application Form