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Program Description:

Overview

Location: Athens, Greece

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Description

Located in Athens, and originally founded in 1875 Smyrna, DEREE - The American College of Greece is the oldest American accredited college in Europe and the largest private institution in Greece. ACG is an independent, coeducational community of a talented and motivated student body and accomplished faculty, with a commitment to exceptional undergraduate instruction.

Situated on the breathtaking hillside of Hymettus Mountain at the edge of Athens, the 64-acre campus is the ideal setting for studying in Greece: modern classrooms, the ACG Library, with extensive print, online and audio-visual resources, and the College’s athletic facilities, including the FIFA designed soccer field, the Olympic-sized swimming pool, indoor and outdoor courts and fitness and exercise studios. The American College of Greece offers more than 1,000 courses each academic year. 
 
The college residence complex is located within walking distance from campus in the leafy suburb of Aghia Paraskevi.


AGC Facts:

  • 64-acre main campus in Athens suburb of Aghia Paraskevi; ALBA Graduate Business School downtown campus
  • 20 undergraduate majors; 33 minors; 17 graduate degree programs
  • 3,000 graduate and undergraduate students
  • Student/faculty ratio: 17/1
  • Over 350 international students from 56 countries
  • Over 37,000 alumni
  • Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges
  • Undergraduate programs validated by the Open University, UK
  • Over €3 million in scholarships and financial aid
 

Academics


Academic Information

Courses Previously Approved

Previous Augsburg students who studied at AGC had the following courses approved:
Abnormal Psych
Analysis and Design of Info Systems
Anthropology in Greece Today
Applied Music
Asthetics
Auditing
Childhood Adolesence
Choir
Consumer Behavior
Contemporary Painting
Cost Accounting
Developmental Psych-Adolecents
Developmental Psych-Preschool Years
Diplomancy
Greek Philosphy
History of Ancient Greece
History of Western Music
International Business
International Economic Development
International Economics
International Finance
International Management
International Marketing
Modern Greek IV
Modern Greek I
Myth in the Ancient Greek and Roman Worlds
Power Pilates
Principles of Chemistry
Social Problems
Social Psychology
Tennis
Water Fitness
 

Housing

Housing and Residential Services

See: http://www.acg.edu/admissions/study-abroad/housing-at-acg/

ACG Housing
 

Costs

Expenses

The comprehensive fee per semester ranges from $4,945 to $5,965, depending upon accommodations (double room, single room, single studio). This includes housing, three excursions, visa assistance and airport pickup.Student is responsible for food (a fully equipped kitchen is available in all apartments.), books, and personal spending money. ACG recommends approximately € 3,000 ($3,200 US) for these expenses per semester.
 

 

Questions

Contacts

For general questions about the program and application process, contact Margaret Anderson at anderso4@augsburg.edu or stop by the CGEE office in the basement of Anderson Residential Hall, Suite 23.

For more detailed information about ACG courses, housing, etc. you may contact:

Kristin Lichtenberg
Assistant Director of North American Enrollment and Study Abroad
klichtenberg@acg.edu 
857/284-7908
 
Mara Nisdeo
Director of North American Enrollment and Study Abroad
The American College of Greece
10 Liberty Square
Boston, MA 02109
Email: mnisdeo@acg.edu
Office: (857) 284-7908 x 224
Cell: (617) 935-5148
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Application Process

To Apply


How to apply
 

Paid Internships at ACG


Paid Internships at ACG

There are a limited number of on campus internships available to students. Compensation is a discount on your housing or study abroad comprehensive fee. Applications will be accepted through the first week of classes.

Internship positions are available (limited space) in the following departments:

  • Office of Development & Alumni Relations

  • Office of Integrated Marketing and Communications

  • Office of Student Affairs

  • Office of Study Abroad and International Student Services

See: http://www.acg.edu/admissions/study-abroad/on-campus-internship-program/?

 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall Semester 2018 03/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 09/10/2018 12/21/2018
Spring Semester 2019 10/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.