The Global Scholars Program is designed to make study abroad academically feasible for students of nearly all academic majors offered at The Citadel. The program allows students to enroll in up to 18 credit-hours of courses in fields including (but not limited to):
- Computer Science
- Political Science
- Business Administration
- Fine Arts
- Hospitality and Tourism
In addition to the dozens of courses offered by the American College of Greece, one three-credit-hour course will be taught by The Citadel's on-site program faculty member. The Office of Study Abroad will walk students through the course selection process upon acceptance into the program. Students are advised to speak with their academic advisor regarding courses to be taken abroad prior to the course selection process.
Citadel students should choose courses from this pre-approved list of courses to ensure credit for the courses will transfer to The Citadel. Our advisors can work with students who are seeking a particular course that is not listed. To see classes being offered at ACG, check this online ACG course schedule. Be sure to tab to the correct semester.
The American College of Greece
Students will take classes at the American College of Greece, located in Athens, and originally founded in 1875 Smyrna, Deree – The American College of Greece is the oldest American-accredited college in Europe and the largest private college in Greece. ACG is an independent, not for profit, nonsectarian, co-educational academic institution.
ACG is the largest American college or university in Europe and a truly international learning learning community. All classes at ACG are taught in English. Global Scholars take classes with degree-seeking students, in a truly immersive environment with no language barrier. ACG enrolls approximately 2,800 graduate and undergraduate students with over 450 international students from more than 67 countries.
With 3 schools, the School of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the School of Business and the Frances Rich School of Fine and Performing Arts, 26 majors, 40 minors , and over 1,000 courses offered each year, there is a wide variety of subjects to choose from business, fine arts, humanities, social sciences, communication, environmental studies and more.