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Institute for American Universities (IAU): Aix-en-Provence Summer Session A

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Program Information


Aix-en-Provence, France




French, English

Minimum Language Requirement


Areas of Focus

Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences


Direct Enrollment


The mission of the Institute for American Universities is to provide excellence in international education, inspire intercultural awareness, and prepare students for success in a global community through the study of European and Mediterranean history, languages, cultures, and contemporary issues. The Session A program in Aix-en-Provence offers courses in French, fine arts, humanities, and social sciences. IAU’s campus in Aix is centrally located just a few doors down from local French universities, shops, cafes, and more in the historic part of town. 

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Detailed information about this program, including courses, housing, and fees, is available on the program website.

In order to study abroad for credit, you must complete two applications. You will need to both apply to your program for admission (via the program website) and apply to Yale for approval to receive credit.

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Students may take two eligible courses offered during Session A to receive two transfer credits from Yale.  NOTE: Courses in Sessions B and C, which are shorter than Yale's four-week minimum, are not eligible for credit transfer.