Academic Programs International
Study Abroad in France
API at Université de Caen, Basse-Normandie in Caen
Caen is ideal for any student who longs to be immersed in French culture and language. This program is designed to provide in-depth exposure to French language and culture and will offer each student a strong academic environment in beautiful Normandy. With highly trained and committed on-site staff, welcoming host family environments, fantastic pre-departureservices, and high quality academics, studying in Caen will prove to be an enriching experience.
API at the Center Universitaire d'Etudes Francaises (CUEF) in Grenoble
Students may study abroad in Grenoble at the Universite Grenoble Alpes, or the Grenoble École de Management. The Université Stendhal – Grenoble III was established in 1339 and is one of the oldest in Europe. The university is well known for its programs for foreigners learning French, and has welcomed foreign students from all over the world for over 100 years.
API at the Grenoble Ecole de Management in Grenoble
Ideal for the business student who is ready for an introduction to French culture, academic excellence, and a whole lot of adventure, this API program in Grenoble will broaden business studies with a variety of international perspectives. The Grenoble School of Management offers a stellar international business education in a stunningly beautiful environment with many opportunities for easy travel, cultural immersion, and hands on community engagement.
API at the Cours de Civilisation Francaise de la Sorbonne in Paris
Receive more than an introduction to la vie Française and live within the famed city of lights and love. This program is ideal for the student who longs for the romance of Paris, strives for intellectually stimulating academics, and believes they would enjoy the fast pace of this culturally dynamic worldly city.
API at Paris at Parsons / The New School in Paris
These summer, semester, and academic year programs allow students to experience Paris from an insider’s perspective by exploring the history of European art and design firsthand in the many museums and design studios throughout Paris. The program is open to all students who wish to deepen their art and design knowledge and develop their skills in a rigorous academic environment.
API at the Institut Catholique de Paris
Founded in 1948, the ILCF (Institut de Langue et de Cultures Françaises) is a department within the Institut Catholique de Paris. Courses are available in French and in English at the ILCF. The ILCF welcomes more than 2,000 foreign students each year, representing more than 60 different nationalities. API students can earn 12-15 credits per term. Summer students can earn 5-6 credits per term.
Academic Programs Abroad
Study in Paris
A semester- and year-long full academic, cultural,
and social immersion Paris program where students majoring
in a variety of fields, including the sciences, are enrolled
directly at the University of Paris, l’ENSAD (Paris’s
premier art schools) and at Paris IX - Dauphine (top French
business school). Includes a home stay, or students can
find their own housing, 9-12 performances (plays, concerts,
dance) per semester, and weekend trips. Internships available
for year-long students.
The American University of
AUP's academic portfolio reflects this international
and interdisciplinary orientation, offering 15 majors and
26 minors from the most varied disciplines. AUP's programs
in the Liberal Arts and Sciences lead to the Bachelor of
Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees, according to American
higher education standards and academic credit system.
Master of Arts in Global Communications
Master of Arts in International Affairs, Conflict Resolution,
and Civil Society Development
AUP offers two five-week summer sessions from
early June to mid-August, when AUP students as well as visiting
students from around the world can earn transferable academic
credit in a full range of liberal arts disciplines.
Study and Internship Program in Paris
ELI's program in the cosmopolitan city of Paris
is a unique combination of international work experience,
cultural immersion and rigorous academics. Students spend
five weeks of this program in a classroom setting and then
working on an internship in the field of their choice.
Learn French in the South of France
LSF offers high quality French courses year-round to adults,
business professionals, university students, and juniors.
The school has a very friendly and relaxed atmosphere and
is conveniently located in the heart of Montpellier. In
order to offer the ideal environment for learning French
and for experiencing the beautiful south of France, LSF
has: Small class sizes, courses for both short-term and
long-term stays, experienced and qualified native French
teachers, carefully selected accommodation options, a wide
range of social & cultural activities and many different
excursions to surrounding areas and places.
Middlebury C.V. Starr Schools Abroad
Study Abroad in
The C.V. Starr School in France offers valuable
academic experiences in Paris, Bordeaux, and in Poitiers
(undergraduate only). In Paris students may choose among
courses in linguistics, literature, cinema, theater, history
of ideas, history, art history, political science, philosophy,
sociology, musicology, and international studies at the
Université de Paris, Sciences Po – Paris (selected
undergraduate students), and at the Institut Catholique
de Paris; and language, literature, history, art history,
and and sociology taught at our Centre Madeleine. In Poitiers,
students can take courses in linguistics, literature, cinema,
theater, history of ideas, history, art history, history
of architecture, economics, psychology, sociology, biology,
physics, chemistry, and mathematics.
Penn Summer Abroad
Penn Summer in Tours
6-week intensive program set in the Loire Valley, with full
language immersion. Students live with French families.
Study Abroad in Paris
SAI offers summer and semester programs at the
following institutions in Paris:
The American University of Paris (AUP) is an urban institution
offering liberal arts. Its campus is composed of 8 buildings
centrally located in the seventh arrondissement of Paris,
on the Left Bank, near the Eiffel Tower and the Seine.
Paris American Academy (PAA), established in 1965, offers
students a focused, career-oriented and practical approach
to the disciplines of Fashion and Interior Design.
University Studies Abroad Consortium
French Studies in Pau
France programs offer intensive language studies
fulfilling up to two years of a university language requirement
in only one semester. Additional courses in art, political
science, history, literature, sociology, culinary arts,
etc. Weeklong field trips to Paris, homestay or student
residence available and many university activities.