CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad

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With more than 270 nationalities living in London and more than 300 languages spoken, it is a truly diverse, multicultural city where influences from across the globe are woven throughout almost every aspect of life. London is a hub of innovation ... read more

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A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
April 19, 2019 London And More!
I learned a lot about art. My minor is in arts administration so the fact that I was able to learn so much about Modern Art and see most of it in person, was incredible. I will always remember that, and miss how accessible some of the greatest pieces of art where to me. - Albright College View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself, how I was able to communicate and survive outside of my comfort zone. - Rider University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
Absolutely it was worthwhile. I learned so much about how to live and work in a culture that was unfamiliar, how to navigate public transportation, how to budget and meal plan, how to plan cost-effective trips, and so much more. I feel confident that I could live in any country in the world because of this program. - Samford University View Entire Review
The internship CAPA placed me in was absolutely incredible and I definitely learned more about the field of psychology I want to go into. WOrking with LGBTQ+ individuals and providing them with a safe space to discuss their issues and meet other people was phenomenal, and a lot of fun! I also learned a lot about myself as a pers... - Siena College View Entire Review
October 28, 2018 Go, See, Conquer!!
It was so worth it! I learned so much about myself and about how truly diverse the world is. It gave me a different view of life and how everyone else lives their's. - University of Missouri - Columbia View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
I learned more than I would have ever imagined in my time studying abroad. Being away from home at college teaches you a lot about growing up and being self-sufficient, but being away from home in another country is an entirely different experience. It is such a special and eye-opening experience to live in another country. Lond... - University of Missouri - Columbia View Entire Review
while studying abroad I was able to grow so much as a person. being able to be more independent and determine what I wanted for my adult life. It gave me such a sense of clarity to be somewhere new and being able to meet new people and try new things. - University of Massachusetts Amherst / UMass View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
It was absolutely worthwhile; what didn't I learn? From academics to society, my education covered everything I had hope it would. I walked away feeling like more of a well rounded individual, more independent, more enthusiastic about travel as a whole, etc. - Lasell College View Entire Review
I learned a lot about independence. Prior to the experience, I would've never thought I was the kind of person to go out exploring on my own and interacting with strangers. While in London, I found myself getting lost walking the streets of the amazing city and just taking in the culture. - University of Missouri - Columbia View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
September 22, 2017 London The Golden Days!
I learned that I am fully capable of being independent. I learned more about who I was as a person and how I handle different situations. I am more confident in myself thanks to this experience. - Texas A&M - Corpus Christi View Entire Review
It was the best opportunity of my life and I would do it over again in a heartbeat if I could. I learned more things about myself professional and personally within 6 weeks more than I have at my 2 years in college. I found a passion in the work that I did at my internship and I found such a love for cities and for traveling. - University of Florida View Entire Review
I learned about different cultures, traditions, and values of the English culture. I also learned many pop-culture influences such as fashion and British Textiles. - Mount Saint Mary College View Entire Review
I learned so much from locals at work and in passing. I feel like I truly submerged myself in a different culture and it was fascinating to be a part of. It was easily the most worthwhile thing I've ever done and will probably ever do. - University of Missouri - Columbia View Entire Review
March 13, 2019 Best Semester Ever!
It was my first time being away from home and I learned how to truly be independent. It was awesome being able to navigate an unfamiliar city and fully immerse myself in a new culture. Throughout the semester, I experienced a lot of personal and professional growth. - Clark University - Worcester View Entire Review
Deciding to study abroad was definitely out of my comfort zone but I knew I had to take the leap to further my learning and I am very glad I did. I learned a lot about myself and the world around me from my experience abroad. I became more independent, confident, and open-minded. I was able to immerse myself in the British cultu... - Merrimack College View Entire Review
I learned so much while I was abroad. I learned so much about the culture and different perspectives. It was definitely worthwhile. - Arizona State University View Entire Review
CAPA gave me the opportunity to intern abroad in a field of my choice. They did all of the work for me in terms of finding me a company to work with and finding a supervisor for me to work under. All I had to do was tell them my preference for field work (which I put HR - human resources) and they took care of the rest for me. C... - Merrimack College View Entire Review
Studying abroad with CAPA London was definitely worthwhile! I hope to visit London again! I definitely gained a lot more confidence as a person and as a traveler and want to travel a lot more. I'm glad I was able to meet so many locals whom I still keep in contact with today. - Rollins College View Entire Review
September 17, 2018 I Miss Capa London
I matured and learned so much about other cultures that I would never have been exposed to had I not studied abroad. I discovered a lot about myself and came home the best version of myself that I could be. - SUNY - College at Oswego View Entire Review
I discovered who I am in London. - University of Delaware View Entire Review
This program helped me grow so much. I gained confidence both personally and professionally. The internship has helped me land other internships since being back and has made me confident in what I would like to do in the future. I am also now much more confident in speaking to people from all over! - Arizona State University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
It was definitely worth it. Not only did I get to study interesting courses, but I also developed a good relationship with my professors and internship supervisors. My internship was a great platform for me to navigate my field of interest and know what I would like to pursue for my future career. - Clark University - Worcester View Entire Review
September 08, 2017 Interning Abroad In London
I gained global awareness, personal identity, appreciation of diverse people and cultures, and memories that will last a lifetime. 100% worthwhile. I would do it all over again if I could! - Siena College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
September 01, 2017 Best Experience Of My Life
I gained a sense of independence; I had to learn to do everything for myself. This was definitely a worthwhile experience and I think everyone, if they get the chance, should study abroad. - Mount Saint Mary College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with CAPA The Global Education Network: London Study or Intern Abroad
February 27, 2017 The Time Of My Life
My time abroad in Europe was such a rewarding and life changing experience. Being able to live and work in a foreign global city taught me so much about different cultures, and taught me a lot about myself as well. My time in London allowed me to grow infinitely as a person, as I gained a new found sense of independence and appr... - SUNY - College at Oswego View Entire Review

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With more than 270 nationalities living in London and more than 300 languages spoken, it is a truly diverse, multicultural city where influences from across the globe are woven throughout almost every aspect of life. London is a hub of innovation with a thriving arts scene, emerging fashion designers and an entrepreneurial tech crowd to rival that of Silicon Valley. It’s also a city steeped in history with evidence of events and life from centuries past.

The CAPA London program is in our own center, inside two connected Victorian townhouses, located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. Our distinctive blend of academic and experiential education takes your learning style, interests, preferences and independence into consideration.You’ll learn both inside the classroom and beyond, with field studies, excursions, My Global City events, and an (optional) internship placement.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Internship
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Drama, Theater, Theatre Arts
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • British Literature
  • Liberal Arts, General Studies
  • Business
  • Marketing
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
  • Journalism
  • Radio, Television, and Digital Communication
  • Public Relations, Advertising, Applied Communication
  • Publishing
  • English Language and Literature
  • Rhetoric and Composition
  • Visual and Performing Arts
  • Digital Arts
  • Commerce
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Accounting
  • Entrepreneurial and Small Business
  • Finance, Financial Services
  • Hospitality Administration
  • Human Resources Management
  • Management Information Systems
Minimum GPA:
2.8
Year Founded:
1972
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