Study Abroad in Greece

Park University invites you to spend a summer, semester or academic year studying at the American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) in Thessaloniki, Greece.

Located in Thessaloniki, Greece’s second largest city and close to some of Greece’s most beautiful beaches, ACT’s study abroad program offers a rich classroom experience coupled with opportunities to visit local archaeological and historic sites, climb Mt. Olympus, attend outdoor concerts and festivals and sail Thermaikos Bay and the sea beyond.

Tuition and Fees:

  • Fall 2014- Spring 2015:** $5,340 (up to 12 credits, $445 per additional credit hour).

This program is financial aid eligible.

**Does not inlcude visa, airfare, housing, food, student fee, field trips and other living expenses.

Scholarships

The American College of Thessaloniki awards a $1,000 merit scholarship applicable towards the semester's tuition to study abroad students who have reached sophomore status at their home institution and have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.6/4.0. Merit aid scholarships are available during the fall and spring semesters.

Courses span a broad range of topics and disciplines aiming to meet the needs and interests of U.S. college students wanting to fulfill electives or major requirements at their home school or discover Greek culture, history and language. Students are introduced to life in Thessaloniki through a two-day orientation program. Housing comprises comfortable studio apartments (with private baths and kitchenettes) located in the center of Thessaloniki, steps away from everything.

Students select courses from offerings in the following fields:

Accounting Dance Finance Math
Anthropology Digital Photography Greek Language Philosophy
Art History Ecology History Political Science
Biology Economics Humanities Psychology
Business Administration English Management Physical Education
Computer Science European Studies Marketing Statistics

Internship Oppertunites for Students Studying Abroad

The Michael S. Dukakis Chair in Public Policy and Service

Please see Angie Peterson for internship details!

Application deadline:

Spring 2015: deadline November 3, 2014

For more information, please visit Angie Peterson in Herr House room 300, call her at (816) 584-6510 or e-mail at apeterson@park.edu.