Study Abroad in Berlin - API Summer Language and Culture
Program Details

Highlights

  • Courses in German

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
  • Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Open to high-beginner and above level German speakers
  • Completed API Application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Copy of passport
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with supporting documents

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 2018
Late Jun, 2018 - Mid-Jul, 2018
$5,280
SUMMER 2 2018
Mid-Jul, 2018 - Mid-Aug, 2018
$5,280
SUMMER 1 & 2 COMBINED 2018
Mid-Jun, 2018 - Mid-Aug, 2018
$9,480

Deadlines

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

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

3-4 semester credits

Students who choose to study abroad in Berlin in the summer language and culture program may choose from a number of challenging courses including art history, German and regional studies, cinema, and more. Instruction is in German, and is generally geared toward intermediate and advanced level students, though there is an option course for high-beginning level students. Most courses spend one half to two-thirds of the time on language instruction and practice, while the remainder of the time (generally afternoon lectures) are involved with a specific cultural lectures, site visits, etc.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students receive their transcript from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin 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
  • API Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Transit Pass
  • Housing
  • Tuition
  • Tutoring
  • Language & Culture Tools
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
  • Volunteer Opportunities
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Global Leadership Academy

Program Manager

Lauren Daniels is the Berlin Program Manager and will work with you through your departure to Germany.

Resident Director

Christopher Pepin is the Berlin Resident Director, and will work with you during your stay in Germany.