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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing Option: Apartment (shared), Homestay Minimum GPA: 3.0
Program Type: Approved Language of Instruction: French
Class Eligibility: 2.Sophomore Academic Area: Anthropology, Architecture, Art History, Asian Studies, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Computer Science, Culture, Economics, Environmental Studies, European Studies, Film, French, Geography, History, Independent Study, Journalism, Law, Literature, Mathematics & Statistics, Music, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Sociology, Women's & Gender Studies
Program Advisor: Contact the Wang Center for advising
Program Description:

French And Critical Studies

PARIS, FRANCE

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Program Overview

Bring your advanced French language skills to the City of Lights and immerse yourself in art, society, culture, and university life. Choose from courses at CIEE’s partner schools, Université de Paris or Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, as well as those offered at the CIEE Center – Paris. Challenge yourself with fascinating classes in the arts, French academic reasoning and its intellectual tradition, with the vast course offerings. All courses are complemented with CIEE co-curricular activities and excursions beyond the city to enhance classroom learning and provide intercultural understanding.

Unique Experiences

LIVE LIKE A LOCAL STUDENT

by taking courses at either the Université Sorbonne Nouvelle – Paris 3 or the Université de Paris – former Paris 7 Paris Diderot.

STUDY FRENCH THEORY

in cinema, arts, writing, and critical thought.

TAKE A TRUE FRENCH GETAWAY

to destinations like Normandy, Loire Valley or Haut-de-France.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Spend a weekend in Normandy to explore the rich history and the delicious gastronomy of this beautiful region of France.
  • Explore the hidden corners of Paris culture, art, and society through two extra-curricular activities a week.
  • Practice your French through a vibrant language exchange with Parisians, volunteer with one of our community service partners, or live your own passion with an interest group in music, sports, art, or film!

Language Immersion

  • Improve your French! Students make the CIEE Community Language Commitment to speak French at all times, which fosters language proficiency and helps you better understand local culture.

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Students in homestays receive breakfast daily plus five meals per week
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Multi-day on-site Orientation – an introduction to French culture, your academic program, and practical information about living in your host city
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight excursions
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2022 03/15/2022 04/01/2022 TBA TBA
Spring 2023 03/15/2022 04/01/2022 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 03/15/2022 04/01/2022 TBA TBA