The Francophone World

Engaging studies abroad in France, Senegal, and Multi-Country

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Spring 2020 Applications

Deadline Extended: Admissions through October 31

Guaranteed grants for Paris & Multi-Country

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New! Antillean Summer

Ace immersion over six beautiful summer weeks in
Fort-de-France, Martinique


Framing the Francophone Phenomenon

Spend a semester in three iconic Francophone locations:
Paris, France; Rabat, Morocco; and Dakar, Senegal

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Flourish in Paris

Challenge yourself in a French learning environment
for the semester or year and return home a Parisian

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Paris Internships

Valuable summer work experience in the French capital

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Summer in Senegal

Spend six weeks in Dakar, the heart
of Francophone West Africa

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Uncover Your Potential

Spending a term overseas with Academic Programs Abroad makes you a better person—a better student, a better employee, a better role model to those around you. Rapidly improve your French language skills, understand inclusive cross-cultural competency hands-on, and parlay everyday experiences into global acumen critical in today’s world. The skills you refine with APA will stay with you for a lifetime. Academic Programs Abroad unites academic excellence with the beauty and richness of French and Francophone culture to provide an immersive study abroad experience that your future self will thank you for!

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Find Your Program

The APA team is small but incredibly knowledgeable and efficient. They always had an immediate answer for my questions and were eager to get to know us and help us out at every turn.

Nina, Colorado College

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What you get with APA


Personalized academic programs with our wide range of course options.

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Experience your host city with captivating and diverse cultural activities and excursions.

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Establish yourself as a true local by living with a carefully matched homestay or student residence.

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Unrivaled support throughout to ease your transition to life abroad.

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