Study Abroad in Caen - API French Language and Culture
Program Details

Highlights

  • Classes taught in French
  • Prime location for history buffs!

Requirements

  • 2.5 G.P.A.
  • Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors
  • Open to all levels of French speakers
  • Completed API application
  • University contact information form
  • Letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Program of study statement
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with student visa

Dates & Fees

FALL SEMESTER 2017-2018
Aug 26, 2017 - Dec 22, 2017
$11,980
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
Aug 26, 2017 - May 16, 2018
$22,500
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
Jan 13, 2018 - May 16, 2018
$11,980
FALL SEMESTER 2018
Late Aug, 2018 - Late Dec, 2018
$11,980
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
Late Aug, 2018 - Mid-May, 2019
$22,500

Deadlines

FALL SEMESTER 2017-2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2017
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2017
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Oct 15, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Nov 1, 2017
FALL SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Jul 1, 2018

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDITS AVAILABLE PER TERM

SEMESTER 12-15 semester credits

This program is designed to help students who wish to study abroad in Caen improve their written and spoken French (via grammar, vocabulary and language activities), as well as increase the students’ knowledge of various areas of French culture and civilization. All students will take courses at the Departement Formations en Langues (DFL) at the Université de Caen, Basse-Normandie that specializes in French language instruction. All classes at the DFL are taught in French. Level of French study is based on a placement exam administered before classes begin by the DFL.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students will receive their transcript from the Departement Formations en Langues at the Université de Caen Basse-Normandie upon completion of their program.

 

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • Access to International Phone Plans
  • API Alumni Network
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing (including meals and laundry with some options)
  • Monthly Transit Pass
  • Tuition
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Volunteer Opportunities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Global Leadership Academy

Program Manager

Rebecca Cott is the Caen Program Coordinator and will work with you through your departure to France.

 

Resident Director

Caroline Leménager is the Caen Resident Director, and will work with you during your stay in France.

Caroline