Study Abroad at AUCP in the Aix-en-Provence

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AUCP Study Abroad Aix en Provence students in wine tasting class
AUCP Study Abroad Aix en Provence students in wine tasting class
AUCP Study Abroad visiting the Luberon in Provence
AUCP Study Abroad visiting the Luberon in Provence
AUCP Aix-en-Provence
AUCP Aix-en-Provence
Lovely Aix-en-Provence, France
Lovely Aix-en-Provence, France
AUCP Study Abroad Aix-en-Provence class photo
AUCP Study Abroad Aix-en-Provence class photo

About

Aix-en-Provence, a university town known for centuries as "le petit Paris au soleil" is home to AUCP's Advanced French Immersion/Liberal Arts program.

Taught in French by French faculty, courses are supplemented by activites that put students in contact with the local community: With a French language exchange partner, an individual homestay placement, a personal interest activity/club, weekly community service and optional Direct Enrollment in Aix-Marseille Université or Institut d'Etudes Politiques (IEP) / Sciences Po. The intensive all French-language learning environment is combined with on-going training in cross-cultural mediation, regional full-day field trips, as well as optional courses in wine tasting and French cooking.

Come to the AUCP for a challenge, for your best chance at French fluency, for a study abroad experience that sets you apart, and most of all, to live and learn with and like the French!

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Dave
10/10
Yes, I recommend this program

Fantastic Year Abroad Becoming Fluent in French!

When I studied abroad at the AUCP, initially I was supposed to stay just the Fall semester, but I had such a great time that I ended up staying for Spring too. I spent that Summer abroad too!
I really enjoyed my professors and classes. They were so helpful with my French, and it improved a ton. When I left Aix, I spoke French fluently, and people would often say that I sounded like a native speaker! I also met a lot of French students via the AUCP's French Language Exchange. I was able to hangout with French students, see how they lived and learn at the same time. I still keep in touch with my host mom and my french friends from when I was a student. My year at the AUCP was one of the best years of my life, I have no regrets.

What would you improve about this program?
I honestly had a great time, I can't think of anything that I'd want to change.