Course in General Studies

Top Courses in General Studies

Courses are intended to be taken by those wishing to further their personal development. Whether you take the courses in a classroom or online, there are a variety of specialized study areas.

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ACCREDITED YEAR

Santa Reparata International School Of Art (SRISA)
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 Italy Florence

SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. Most students choose to study for one or two semesters. Fall and Spring semesters are 15 weeks long and students enroll in 14-16 credit hours. [+]

SRISA offers American University level undergraduate courses taught in English in a variety of areas of study. All classes, with the exception of Italian, are taught in English. Most students choose to study for one or two semesters. Fall and Spring semesters are 15 weeks long and students enroll in 14-16 credit hours.

Semester Programs: Fall (September-December) Total Credits: 14-16 Spring (January-April) Total Credits: 14-16 Departments: Fine Arts Liberal Arts Design Italian Subjects:

Photography, Digital Imaging, Printmaking, Book Arts, Painting, Drawing, Art History, Museum Studies, History, Music Appreciation, Politics and Social Science, Literature, Creative Writing, Cinema (Film Studies), Journalism, Fashion Design, Jewelry Design, Textiles Design, Italian Language (All Levels).... [-]


Semester and Year Programs

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Campus July 2018 Israel Beersheba

As a student in this program, you will enjoy a variety of courses in small classrooms which will enable you hands-on learning both in class and through field trips. BGU offers a vibrant campus life in Beer Sheva, a diverse, convenient and friendly student-oriented city. With Israeli students, international students from countries all around the world, helpful staff, and trips throughout Israel– a significant experience is awaiting you. [+]

As a student in this program, you will enjoy a variety of courses in small classrooms which will enable you hands-on learning both in class and through field trips. BGU offers a vibrant campus life in Beer Sheva, a diverse, convenient and friendly student-oriented city. With Israeli students, international students from countries all around the world, helpful staff, and trips throughout Israel– a significant experience is awaiting you.The program is geared towards college/university students pursuing their bachelors or master's degree. We also cater to high school graduates who are interested in a gap year experience.

Application deadlines:

Fall / Full Year – May 1stSpring – November 1st... [-]


Course Semester in Iceland

Bifröst University
Campus Full time July 2018 Iceland Borgarnes

A semester in Iceland is an option for free mover students who are not from one of the partner universities of Bifröst University and would like to stay in Iceland for study and adventure. [+]

Welcome to the Adventurous Bifröst University in Iceland

Get surrounded by glaciers, volcanoes, midnight sun, lakes, waterfalls and a nature that is irresistible for hiking. A Semester in Iceland is an option for free mover students who are not from one of the partner universities of Bifröst University and would like to stay in Iceland for study and adventure. The program offers an opportunity to study at an ambitious and dynamic university, located in a truly unique environment. Bifröst University is located in the valley ´Norðurárdalur´ in Borgarfjörður, approx. 100 Km from Reykjavik. It nests in the magnificent and strikingly beautiful lava, offering endless opportunities to experience unspoiled nature at its best. On campus, students will find a minimarket, cafe/bar, gym, soccer field, basketball hoops, laundrette, ATM and a kindergarten.... [-]


Study Abroad and Exchange

University of the Commonwealth Caribbean
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 Jamaica Kingston

Are you an overseas student looking to study at UCC? Or are you a UCC student looking for an opportunity to study abroad? The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Abroad and Exchange programmes enable students to experience studying in new cultures and in a new country. [+]

Incoming

Are you an overseas student looking to study at UCC? Or are you a UCC student looking for an opportunity to study abroad?

The University of the Commonwealth Caribbean Abroad and Exchange programmes enable students to experience studying in new cultures and a new country.

UCC is working with institutions around the world to increase the opportunities for local students to study overseas and for overseas students to experience life at UCC and become more rounded global citizens.

University students overseas can apply to study for a semester or year at UCC in any of our undergraduate degree programmes. However, students must meet the pre-requisites. Study abroad students may take a minimum of 5 courses and a maximum of 6 courses per semester unless otherwise approved. UCC will issue a transcript upon the student’s completion of the semester abroad programme.... [-]


Middle School (grades 7 & 8) Courses

Leysin American School
Campus Full time 2 - 4 semesters August 2018 Switzerland Leysin

Get ready to learn. Get ready to push yourself. Get ready to have fun. And get ready for high school. The LAS middle school provides a solid background in core academics and the freedom to explore individual talents in a variety of 5-week courses. We mix traditional and innovative education to mold interested – and interesting – young people. [+]

Get ready for Middle School!

Get ready to learn. Get ready to push yourself. Get ready to have fun. And get ready for high school.

The LAS middle school provides a solid background in core academics and the freedom to explore individual talents in a variety of 5-week courses. We mix traditional and innovative education to mold interested – and interesting – young people.

The goal of the Middle School is to give students a strong base on which to build their success in later grades through the LAS values of academic challenge, balanced program, community harmony, and international understanding.

A Self-Contained Program

The Middle School is largely a self-contained program where students interact mostly with other grade 7 and 8 students and their faculty. Students enjoy scheduled activities, as well as special programs for the weekends. Middle School cultural trips will only be for students in grades 7 and 8.... [-]


British School Experience

Language UK
Campus Full time 6 - 14 days Open Enrollment United Kingdom Broadstairs

Experience life in a British school. Courses are written and designed to meet the needs of your students. LanguageUK Junior English Courses take place at the Abbey School in Faversham. The course is available for school groups from September to the end of April. [+]

Experience life in a British school. Courses are written and designed to meet the needs of your students. LanguageUK Junior English Courses take place at the Abbey School in Faversham. The course is available for school groups from September to the end of April.

The Abbey School is a British State school for 12 to 18-year-old pupils.

The school describes itself as a vibrant school offering exciting opportunities to their students whatever their ability. The Abbey school have welcomed LanguageUK and see this partnership as a valuable opportunity and experience for both British and foreign students.

Wherever possible, both LanguageUK and the Abbey School will aim to work alongside each other and try to encourage the students to meet. Every day the LanguageUK students will eat in the school canteen alongside the British school pupils.... [-]


Quito Direct Enrollment - Universidad San Francisco de Quito

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2018 Ecuador Quito Hong Kong + 1 more

While in Quito, directly enroll at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) and take the majority of your courses at the University alongside local students. Because USFQ offers nearly 1,500 courses each semester in a wide variety of disciplines, students with almost any academic interest can find exciting and challenging enrollment options. [+]

Overview

Quito is perfect for the adventurous soul. With its surrounding mountains, you’re always just a climb away from a breathtaking view of the valley and from a bird’s-eye view of the Spanish colonial architecture that makes the city famous. Plus, Quito is a great base for trips to the rainforests and marine habitats that make Ecuador famous around the world. We invite you to Ecuador to improve your Spanish while enjoying all that this amazing country has to offer. While in Quito, directly enroll at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) and take the majority of your courses at the University alongside local students. Because USFQ offers nearly 1,500 courses each semester in a wide variety of disciplines, students with almost any academic interest can find exciting and challenging enrollment options. Founded in 1988, USFQ is one of the most distinguished private universities in Ecuador and has the largest international exchange program in the region, with more than 100 agreements with universities throughout the world. The University, which follows the U.S. academic calendar, has a faculty that includes almost half of the Ph.D.’s in the country. USFQ’s beautiful campus is located in an attractive suburb about 40 minutes by bus or 15 minutes by taxi from central Quito. Through USFQ’s extracurricular program, you have the opportunity to participate in events and clubs, such as its film club, ecology club, and sports teams. In addition to the services provided by the University, we want you to feel at... [-]


Semester / Year Abroad (OSP)

Tel Aviv University
Campus 1 - 2 semesters July 2018 Israel Tel Aviv

Expand your horizons as you live and explore the growing city of Tel Aviv while taking part of the academic excellence of Tel Aviv University. [+]

Expand your horizons as you live and explore the growing city of Tel Aviv while taking part of the academic excellence of Tel Aviv University.

Tel Aviv and its booming population, energy, edginess, beautiful beaches and 24-hour lifestyle give the city a cosmopolitan flair that makes it a perfect destination. Located in the heart of Israel, Tel Aviv has easy access to the entire country: Jerusalem is just one-hour bus ride away and Haifa one hour and a half train ride away, it’s the perfect mid-point!.TAU’s location is only a short ten-minute bus ride or even a short twenty-minute bike ride away from the city center. Should we tell you more?

Apart from being really well situated you will get to enjoy our beautiful 220-acre green lively campus filled with 30,000 students many being international as well as many being locals. You will be able to immerse yourself in Israeli culture while at the same time taking fascinating courses taught in English. Our program has Hebrew language classes incorporated that fit your level for the benefit of feeling confident while becoming one more Tel Avivian.... [-]


Delta College

The College At Brockport State University Of New York
Campus September 2018 USA Rochester

Delta College takes its name from the ancient Greek symbol for change because it provides an unconventional education that equips students with the knowledge and skills to be the agents of change in an ever-changing world. [+]

Delta College takes its name from the ancient Greek symbol for change because it provides an unconventional education that equips students with the knowledge and skills to be the agents of change in an ever-changing world.

GRADUATE IN 3 YEARS!

Interested in saving time and money?! Who wouldn't be? Joining Delta College could save you as much as $20,000! Delta College began in the 1970's as a time-shortened degree option and continues to maintain that identity for a variety of majors. A student with one of the following majors can graduate in as little as three years (or 99 credits instead of the traditional 120 credits) as long as they have completed the Delta requirements and their major requirements.... [-]


Undergraduate Pathway in Science

Oregon State University
Campus Full time 9 - 12 months March 2018 USA Corvallis

Leads to second-year study in various science, pre-medical and earth science majors.

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Do you want to study for a degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout your program.

INTO OSU Undergraduate Pathway program will prepare you to enter the second year of an undergraduate degree program in the sciences.

Career Paths

As a graduate of an undergraduate degree program in the sciences at OSU, you might find work as a:... [-]


International Year One in Science

Glasgow Caledonian University
Campus Full time 9 - 15 months June 2018 United Kingdom Glasgow

Equivalent to the first year of a Scottish degree leading directly into year two of a number of specialist degrees such as biomedical science, cell and molecular biology, food biosciences, forensic investigation, human biosciences, ophthalmic dispensing, optometry, orthoptics and pharmacology at Glasgow Caledonian University. [+]

Equivalent to the first year of a Scottish degree, the International Year One in Science (previously called the International Foundation) leads you directly into year two of a number of specialist degrees from Biomedical Science to Pharmacology.

Why apply for the International Foundation programme? guaranteed university placement for all successful students equivalent to a first year Scottish undergraduate degree programme direct entry to the second year of undergraduate study full university status

There are three-course options available:

International Year One (3 terms) - this is the standard option Extended International Year One (4 terms) - this option features an additional term of English at the beginning for extra language support 5-term International Year One (5 terms) - this option features two additional terms of English at the beginning for extra language support, with lower English language entry requirements Where will it take me? ... [-]

Undergraduate Pathway in Liberal Arts

University of South Florida
Campus Full time 1 - 3 semesters May 2018 USA Tampa

Leads to one of the many Bachelor’s degree programs in the colleges of Arts & Sciences and Behavioral & Community Sciences from the University of South Florida. [+]

Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

INTO USF Undergraduate Pathway program in Liberal Arts will prepare you to enter the second year of a bachelor's degree program at the University of South Florida.... [-]


Undergraduate Pathway in General Studies

Saint Louis University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2018 USA Saint Louis

This Pathway program leads to a variety of bachelor's degrees in the arts and sciences, engineering, aviation and technology, public health and social justice, and education. [+]

Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

An INTO Saint Louis University Undergraduate Pathway in General Studies will prepare you to enter a bachelor's degree program at Saint Louis University.... [-]


Undergraduate Pathway in Science

Marshall University
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters May 2018 USA Huntington

Leads to a variety of bachelor’s degrees in Sciences at Marshall University including Biology, Dietetics, Geology, Health Science, Nursing and Social Work [+]

Do you want to study for an undergraduate degree in the United States but need to improve English language skills or test scores? A Pathway program provides academic, language and cultural support in order to succeed at a US university. Students are guaranteed progression to an undergraduate degree program through a curriculum consisting of credit-earning courses. We provide full integration with domestic and international students on campus from highly trained university instructors and tutors while giving you academic support throughout the program.

INTO Marshall Undergraduate Pathway program in Science will prepare you to enter the second year of a bachelor's degree program at Marshall University.... [-]


Study Abroad Lithuania

Youth for Understanding USA
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 USA Washington DC

Want to visit a wonderful country on the Baltic Sea? Lithuania, with its many beautiful beaches on the Baltic coastline and numerous lakes, is a haven for exchanges students! You can experience all four seasons in Lithuania — a hot and sunny summer, a multicolored autumn, a snowy winter, and a green spring. [+]

Want to visit a wonderful country on the Baltic Sea? Lithuania, with its many beautiful beaches on the Baltic coastline and numerous lakes, is a haven for exchanges students! You can experience all four seasons in Lithuania — a hot and sunny summer, a multicolored autumn, a snowy winter, and a green spring.

Glance

Scholarships Available

385 - Holcomb & Farnell Foreign Study Fund 368 - YFU Community Grant 384 - YFU Financial Aid Fund

Age Requirement

June 1, 2000 - August 1, 2003. Undergraduate students: June 1, 1992 - June 1, 2001.

Students who do not meet this age requirement or will graduate from high school before the start of their program will be considered for high school programs on a case-by-case basis.... [-]