Programs for High School Graduates
Great news for high school seniors! You can study abroad with AIFS on several programs offered during the summer. Learn Spanish, French or Italian while earning college credits before your freshman year!
Featured Summer 2016 Language Programs
Intensive French Language
- 2-night visit to London–included in optional Flight Package
- Day trips outside Paris
- Optional 2-day excursions to Normandy and Brittany and Chateaux of the Loire Valley
Italian language plus art, art history,fashion, photography or sociology
- 2-night visit to London–included in optional Flight Package, 2-day visit to Florence
- Optional 3-day visit to Pompeii, Vesuvius, Naples and Capri
Impact of Study Abroad—Alumni Outcomes
AIFS recently conducted a survey of alumni who participated across all program lengths and destinations between 1990 and 2010. Nearly 1,600 alumni responded to questions related to the impact of their AIFS experience in the areas of per-sonal growth & values, cultural understanding & world views, and professional and career development.
A global perspective
My knowledge about another culture
Developing my awareness of political, economic or social events around the world
Personal growth and Values
My ability to be independent
My ability to take initiative
A better understanding of myself and my values
of students agreed that their ability to adapt in a diverse workplace environment had increased
(percentage shown combines ‘Agree’ and ‘Strongly Agree’ responses)
Not starting college until the spring or beyond? Try a Gap Year program and study abroad in the fall or for the full academic year!