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Tuesday 1:30pm-4:30pm
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University of St. Andrews

St. Andrews, Scotland

Students may apply directly to the University of St. Andrews or through either program provider Arcadia or IFSA-Butler.

Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.st-andrews.ac.uk/studyabroad/incomingstudents/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Classics, Computer Science, Economics, English, European Studies, French, German, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Religion, Russian, Sociology, Spanish, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies in Rome

Rome, Italy

In partnership with Duke University, ICCS is one of the longest-standing programs in Rome.  The program focuses on ancient history, archaeology, Greek and Latin literature, Italian language, and ancient art.

Language(s) of instruction available: English, Greek, Italian, Latin
Program URL: http://studyabroad.duke.edu/home/Programs/Semester/ICCS_Rome
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Dorm with program students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Art and the History of Art, Classics
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

Advanced Classics Program at Hellenic Education & Research Center

Athens, Greece

The program only accepts students with previous coursework in Classics.

Language(s) of instruction available: English, Greek, Latin
Program URL: http://www.herc.gr/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Apartment with program students
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Classics
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Ghana: Social Transformation and Cultural Expression

Accra, Ghana
Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_ghr.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Black Studies, Economics, English, Fine Arts, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religion, Sociology, Theater and Dance, Women's and Gender Studies, Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

IFSA-Butler Argentine Universities Program

Buenos Aires or Mendoza, Argentina

Spanish majors may receive credit in the major, see the department website for more information.  Amherst does not award credit for internships, therefore students interested in participating in an internship must take it in addition to a full course load. 

Language(s) of instruction available: Spanish
Program URL: http://www.ifsa-butler.org/argentine-universities-program.html
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Visual Arts, Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

IES Granada: Advanced Language Program

Granada, Spain

Spanish majors will receive credit in the major, see the department website for more information.  You must receive credit from the University of Rochester, the school of record.

Language(s) of instruction available: Spanish
Program URL: http://www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/programs/granada-study-granada
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Performing Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

IES Granada: Intermediate Language Program

Granada, Spain

Students intending to be Spanish majors will not receive credit in the major if placed into the Intermediate Language Program.  Courses will be in both English and Spanish.  You must receive credit from the University of Rochester, the school of record.

Language(s) of instruction available: English, Spanish
Program URL: http://www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/programs/granada-study-granada
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay, Dorm with local students
Requires petition: No
Major(s): Anthropology, Art and the History of Art, Biology, Economics, English, Environmental Studies, History, Music, Political Science, Religion, Spanish, Women's and Gender Studies
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Nepal: Development & Social Change

Kathmandu, Nepal
Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_npr.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Asian Languages and Civilization, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, Political Science, Religion, Sociology, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

CIEE Guanajuato

Guanajuato, Mexico

Students take courses alongside Mexican students at a local university in addition to courses at the CIEE Study Center. Students must receive the transcript from Spelman College, the school of record for CIEE.

Language(s) of instruction available: Spanish
Program URL: http://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/mexico/guanajuato/liberal-arts/
Research option: No
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, English, Film and Media Studies, Fine Arts, History, Sociology, Spanish, Visual Arts, Social Sciences, Humanities
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

SIT Kenya: Urbanization, Health and Human Rights

Nairobi, Kenya
Language(s) of instruction available: English
Program URL: http://www.sit.edu/studyabroad/ssa_ker.cfm
Research option: Yes
Types of accommodation: Homestay
Requires petition: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Biology, Economics, Environmental Studies, History, Sociology, Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
URL for program evaluations: https://www.amherst.edu/mm/439297

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New Office & Office Hours!

We've moved to 106 Converse!
Monday 3pm-8pm
Tuesday 1:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday 1:30pm -8pm
Thursday 3pm-8pm
Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

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