January 18, 2017
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Study Abroad in France

France is one of the largest and most populous western European countries. Approximately 17,000 American students will study abroad in France each year, making it one of the most popular study abroad destinations. Over the past 500 years, France has been a major power with strong cultural, economic, military and political influence in Europe and in the world with many territories and islands located in the Indian, Pacific and Atlantic oceans and many others still influenced by French language and culture. France enjoys a high standard of living as well as education, more reasons why France is a top study abroad destination.

Below you will find our list of Study Abroad programs in France. It is an index to international education in France listing university level study abroad, internships, volunteer and intensive language school programs oriented to American college and university students. Some pre-college and post-graduate options are also included. We invite you to read the student reviews, see the ratings scores and use this site to compare programs and understand what other students have encountered during their education abroad.

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Top Cities to Study Abroad

1. Paris 1320 reviews
2. Aix-en-Provence 374 reviews
3. French Alps 222 reviews
4. Grenoble 112 reviews
5. Strasbourg 107 reviews
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Study Abroad in France - Featured Programs

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Study Abroad Reviews for Forum-Nexus: Traveling - Forum-Nexus Europe Multi-Country
Forum-Nexus: Traveling - Forum-Nexus Europe Multi-Country
Chamonix, France: Rhodes, Greece: French Alps, France plus 7 other locations

Forum Europe Summer 2017: 9 Cities in 5 Weeks (Barcelona, Paris, Chamonix (French Alps), Geneva, Lugano (Swiss Alps), Como, Milan, Rome, and Rhodes (Greek Islands)Curricul...

4.9

41 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Academic Programs Abroad (APA): Paris - Paris Program
Academic Programs Abroad (APA): Paris - Paris Program

Become a Parisian and seamlessly integrate into the French academic life. The Paris program has been speci...

4.3

40 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for International Business Seminars / IBS Summer Europe: Undergraduate Business Seminar
International Business Seminars / IBS Summer Europe: Undergraduate Business Seminar
Verona, Italy: Geneva, Switzerland: Dijon, France plus 5 other locations

The overall purpose of this seminar is to provide participants an opportunity to be exposed to the interna...

4.6

19 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IES Abroad: Nantes - French Language Immersion & Area Studies
IES Abroad: Nantes - French Language Immersion & Area Studies

Our French Language Immersion & Area Studies Program has two important goals: to improve your written and verbal proficiency in French through language and area studie...

4.7

36 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for CEPA Foundation: Strasbourg - EU Studies Semester Abroad Program
CEPA Foundation: Strasbourg - EU Studies Semester Abroad Program
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Experience cultural diversity at its best while studying in the capital of Europe, located on the French a...

4.4

17 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Voyager Europe: Traveling Summer Program
Voyager Europe: Traveling Summer Program

Voyager Europe – Madrid, Berlin, Geneva, Paris, Milan, Florence and Barcelona. Apply now for a summer like no other!  In summer 2017, our students will study in Spain, G...

4.9

14 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for The Experiment in International Living - Extraordinary High School Summer Abroad Programs
The Experiment in International Living - Extraordinary High School Summer Abroad Programs
Kyoto, Japan: Toledo, Spain: Chiang Mai, Thailand plus 92 other locations

The Experiment in International Living provides 3-, 4-, and 5-week summer programs for high school student...

4.9

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix
Wellesley College: Aix-en-Provence - Wellesley-in-Aix

Wellesley-in-Aix is  located in Aix-en-Provence a lively, charming city of 145,000 inhabitants located in southern France within easy distance of the Mediterranean coast a...

4.3

61 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for American University Center of Provence (AUCP): Aix-en-Provence - Advanced French Study
American University Center of Provence (AUCP): Aix-en-Provence - Advanced French Study

Aix-en-Provence, known 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 supple...

4.2

25 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for International Business Seminars / IBS: Winter One
International Business Seminars / IBS: Winter One
London, The United Kingdom: Geneva, Switzerland: Paris, France plus 2 other locations

Over 15 days, you will travel to Europe to explore London, United Kingdom; Paris, France; a day trip to Geneva, Switzerland; Heidelberg, Germany; and Amsterdam, the Nether...

4.6

16 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for IES Abroad: Paris - Business & International Affairs
IES Abroad: Paris - Business & International Affairs

When most people think of Paris, they think of iconic sights, like the Eiffel Tower, Notre Dame, and the Arc de Triomphe. These sites are emblems of France’s history, but ...

4.5

39 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for Accès: Strasbourg - Accès Classique: Semester Study Abroad
Accès: Strasbourg - Accès Classique: Semester Study Abroad

Join students from colleges all over the US for a semester in Strasbourg, one of the safest most livable cities in France.Accès provides the support and guidance American ...

4.4

9 reviews