UMW in Paris
American Business School
Spend your summer in France with Professor Samira Fallah of the College of Business, in partnership with the American Business School of Paris. Discover French business culture and learn key skills to successful international business interactions in the context of this bustling cultural metropolis.
NO FRENCH LANGUAGE SKILLS REQUIRED!
Included in the estimated cost of the program listed on this page are single-occupancy rooms at Republic with no meals included. Students will be provided linens and towels and the cost includes a once per week cleaning of the apartment in addition to internet access. Housing is located within walking distance to the ABS campus.
Students will earn 6 transfer credits for two 3-credit courses at the American Business School of Paris. Students will take a Strategic Leadership course with Professor Fallah and an additional 3-credit course offered at ABS. ABS courses may include:
This course satisfies the Experiential Learning/Beyond the Classroom or Global Inquiry/Diverse and Global Perspectives general education requirement by contract with the professor only.
Requirements & Prerequisites
There are no specific prerequisites for this program. Students must maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA in order to participate. As per UMW credit transfer policies, a grade of C or above is required for courses taught abroad to transfer back to UMW. This program is open to all UMW students regardless of major or year of study. It is also open to non-UMW students.
Faculty-Led Program Scholarships are available to UMW students (deadlines apply).
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