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CYA (College Year in Athens)


CYA (College Year in Athens) is a program provider offering 3 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs in 1 country such as Greece.

CYA (College Year in Athens) is a non-profit educational institution that has been acting as a cultural and educational bridge between the U.S. and Greece for nearly 60 years. Our study abroad program helps students to develop new perspectives on the world, their own countries and themselves.

CYA offers outstanding academic programs (semester, year, winter and summer) and Virtual Internships programs all of which embrace the vibrant experience of day-to-day contact with the people, the monuments and the landscape of Greece. All the programs place an emphasis on learning beyond the classroom, offering hands-on learning experience in the rich and diverse environment of the country. Our extensive curriculum is complemented by on-site classes adding a new dimension to learning as well as a global understanding of the subjects taught.

All courses at CYA use the abundant resources in Athens and of what can be seen or experienced directly. The Archaeology and Art History courses provide a wealth of opportunities to study authentic material and original artifacts on-site, in the world-renowned museums of Athens and other Greek regions. Courses from other disciplines bring you in direct contact with the local community such as Anthropology, Environmental Studies, Political and Modern Greek, to name a few.

Field study is an integral part of the CYA program. Led by our faculty and experts with extensive knowledge of the relevant sites and locale, students have the opportunity to explore Greece and some of its most significant sites, which are among the most impressive and beautiful of the world.

Our CYA expert faculty and passionate staff are dedicated to offer students the best learning and life changing experience.

For more information, please visit our website at https://cyathens.org/

Study Abroad with CYA (College Year in Athens)

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July 18, 2024
Study Abroad Reviews for CYA (College Year in Athens) - Semester/Academic Year Program
CYA (College Year in Athens) - Semester/Academic Year Program

CYA has offered study abroad programs in a wide range of academic disciplines for over 60 years. With supplemental activities varying from archaeological digs to onsite co...


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Study Abroad Reviews for CYA (College Year in Athens) - Summer Program
CYA (College Year in Athens) - Summer Program

Soak up summer in GreeceStudents interested in short-term, intensive study abroad are invited to take advantage of our summer program, which offers unique, experience-base...


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Study Abroad Reviews for CYA (College Year in Athens): Winter/J-Term Program
CYA (College Year in Athens): Winter/J-Term Program

If you have a keen interest in archaeology or anthropology, you may gain experience and credit by participating in one of CYA’s three-week Winter Intersession programs.Imm...


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