Cultural Events and Day Trips | API Study Abroad
Cultural Events and Day Trips

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Highlights

  • Classes taught in English
  • World-renowned art and design school
  • Top U.S. and international accreditations (including NASAD and Middle States)
  • Transcript from U.S. accredited institution (Parsons Paris – The New School)
  • Intimate class size
  • Best-in-class education in creative disciplines, including art, design, business of design, and fashion
  • Courses taught by leading industry professionals from the world’s two fashion capitals – New York and Paris
  • Metro pass included

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
  • Completed API application
  • Official transcript
  • University contact information form (U.S. applicants only)
  • Open to undergraduates, graduates, and adult learners
  • Ages: 19+ or 18 with 1 year of college
  • Non-native English speakers must provide TOEFL scores of 79 or above or IELTS scores of 6.5 or above to show proof of English proficiency
  • Entry requirements for US and EU passport holders: a valid passport
  • Entry requirements for all other international students: consult the French Consulate in your home country
  • Students who are currently enrolled at The New School will not be required to submit a letter of recommendation, official transcript or university contact information form

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 2018
Jun 1, 2018 - Jun 23, 2018
$6,480 (1 course); $9,750 (2 courses)
SUMMER 2 2018
Jun 29, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018
$6,480 (1 course); $9,750 (2 courses)
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2018
Jun 1, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018
$12,240 (2 courses); $15,510 (3 courses); $18,780 (4 courses)

Deadlines

SUMMER 1 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018
SUMMER 2 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018

Cultural Events and Day Trips

During the program, students have the opportunity to broaden their classroom education through several organized cultural events and day trips, which are included in the price of the program. Entrance fees and transportation to and from the locations are included. Although locations are subject to change depending on availability, weather and other factors, students are provided with an itinerary for their program day trips and cultural events prior to departure.

Possible cultural events in Paris include:

  • Picnics and tastings (French pastries, cheeses, crepes)
  • Local tours (Quartier Latin, Versailles, Hidden Marais, Pere Lachaise)
  • Visits to museums (Musee de la Mode, Louvre)
  • Visits to famous landmarks (Notre-Dame, Eiffel Tower, Montmartre)
  • Visits to local markets, the ballet, and/or the theater!

Day trips and cultural events are subject to change.