The ideal APA student is bright and hard-working, internationally minded with a passion for culture and a desire to explore French and francophone life.
We know that several factors play into a student's ability to learn a second language (or third, or fourth!). The number of semesters of college French should be seen as a guideline when determining which program to participate in. If you are unsure which program to apply for, contact us and we will be happy to assist you in your decision-making process.
→Paris Intermediate Program
Sophomore year or higher | 2.75 GPA | 2+ semesters of French
→Paris Advanced Program
Junior year or higher | 3.0 GPA | 4+ semesters of French
Each program enrolls students directly into the Parisian university system. Depending on the one you choose, some or all of your classes will be taught in French.
→Dakar Summer Program
Sophomore year or higher | 2.75 GPA | 3+ semesters of French