Academic Programs International (API)

API offers programs in: Argentina, Australia, Bhutan, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Czech Republic, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal,  Scotland, Spain, United Arab Emirates

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Course Approval Form and CIE application deadline:

  • Spring 2022: October 15, 2021
  • Summer 2022: March 15, 2022
  • Fall 2022: April 1, 2022

(Please note your Affiliate Program will have a separate application)

CIE offers scholarships ranging from $500 to $2,000 for a summer program or $500 to $2,500 for a semester-long program to support CofC degree-seeking students to study abroad; eligibility is based on demonstrated financial need and academic merit.   Applications can be found on the CIE website:

Next Step:

Students interested in studying abroad through an Affiliate Program must self-enroll in the Affiliate Study Abroad OAKS Course following the instructions below:

Students must complete the final quiz with an 80% or better to pass.