Classics Studies- College Year in Athens

College Year in Athens is a study abroad program focused upon the history and civilization of Greece and the East Mediterranean region. Its mission is to offer each student an academically rigorous program of studies combined with the vibrant experience of day-to-day contact with the people, monuments, and landscape of Greece- a rapidly changing country with a uniquely varied past. For more than four decades, College Year in Athens has offered unparalleled learning opportunities in Greece. Incorporated in 1962, College Year in Athens was the first study abroad program in Greece for English-speaking undergraduates.

Program Focus: 

  • Classical Greek culture, art, archaeology
  • Ancient Greek
  • Modern Greek language and culture

Best Suited for:

  • Students interested in Ancient or Modern Greek language, history, and culture
  • Students with interests in service learning opportunities while in Greece

Page last modified December 16, 2014