IAU, located in Aix-en-Provence, is an American institution of higher education which offers an academic year option to study abroad students, full bachelor degree options, and complete master degree options offered in both English and French. IAU prides itself on the diversity of its course offerings in both languages, which enables students with strong French language ability and those with not so strong language ability to gain access to a study abroad experience. The multiple course offerings allow students to fulfill many of their general education requirements and complete major and minor requirements linked to areas in the humanities, social sciences, education, and the arts. A unique feature is IAU’s degree-granting branch, The American College of the Mediterranean (ACM), offering bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the arts, business, humanities, and social sciences. Academic year students have the option to roll their courses into a bachelor’s program.
- Option to roll courses into a bachelor’s degree (separate application required)
- No previous college experience required
- No language experience required
- Post-Bachelor's Options