Short-Term (Includes J-Term, May Term and Non-Summer Intensive Months)
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
CEA Paris Center
Deepen your understanding of local and global culture, politics, and current events while earning credits in your field of study. Electives are taught in English and focus on an active learning approach; French language courses are available at all levels.
Designed for students of all language levels who want to distinguish themselves in an evolving global marketplace, the Study + Internship program in Paris allows you to make steady progress toward your academic degree while developing practical skills in fields such as business, communication, hospitality, marketing, international relations, the arts and more. The program incorporates a professional internship placement into your semester or summer study program.
Set yourself apart from the competition by taking engineering courses abroad. Paris is an ideal destination for engineering majors, a city where many scientists and mathematicians have made significant contributions to the field. You’ll experience Paris as a learning lab through site visits and lectures which complement your classroom curriculum. Additional elective courses focus on aspects of French culture and may fulfill a humanities or social science requirement. While French language skills are not required for the program, you’ll likely acquire basic French and use it to navigate this historic city.
As the lines blur between traditional and new media, the constant flow of information impacts political and cultural trends around the world. This high-impact program places you in the heart of Paris to help you develop critical communication skills and real-world understanding of political and global issues.
CEA Paris Center, ESSCA École de Management - Paris
Internationalize your profile and acquire business skills applicable to both the French- and English-speaking worlds, all while broadening your global perspective. In this integrated program, designed for students at all levels of French language ability, you will take business courses alongside French and other international students—in your choice of English or French—at ESSCA École de Management. You will also take at least one business elective and a French language course at the CEA Study Center along with an additional English-language elective at the CEA Study Center. An Early Start option in the Fall semester allows you to jump start your language learning before the program starts.
CEA Paris Center, Université de Paris IV - Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne
Designed for students at all French language levels, this program allows you to acquire and improve French language skills while earning credit toward your major or graduation requirements. Combine these intensive language courses at the Sorbonne’s Cours de Civilisation Française (SBN) with a wide range of electives, taught in English at the CEA Paris Center.
Université de Paris IV - Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne
Immerse into French language at one of the world's oldest, most prestigious universities. Attend class with other international students at the Cours de Civilisation Française de la Sorbonne at the Université de Paris IV. All courses are taught in French and according to the traditional French instruction method.
Want to optimize your language learning by taking all your courses in French? Enroll in this immersive program, designed for all French language levels. Small class sizes and a broad liberal arts curriculum enhance your experience, allowing you to take elective courses focused on French culture and history.
Designed for students of all language levels who want to distinguish themselves in an evolving global marketplace, the Internship in Paris program allows you to develop practical skills in fields such as business, communication, hospitality, marketing, international relations, the arts and more. Our strong academic focus and personalized placements dedicated to meaningful experiences that make a real impact, allow you to give your career a boost while gaining the international experience you’ve been seeking.