GPA and Pre-requisites

Program

 Minimum GPA Requirement 

Academic Pre-Requisites

Australia

3.0

Applicants should have prior coursework in the subjects they intend to study on the program, and must articulate clear reasons for advanced study of these subjects in Australia. Applicants should also describe their interest in studying the peoples and cultures of Australia.

Austria

2.8

One semester of college German OR a European Studies course.

Canada

3.0

Applications should refer to the student’s interest, prior coursework, or other work related to the cultures of the host country and the academic work the student will do there.

China

2.8

A course on campus in Asian studies, Chinese language, or a course in economics, global studies, government, or history, which provides relevant background for this program.

Costa Rica

Overall 3.0,

3.0 in Spanish

Spanish 201

Czech Republic

2.8

One European Studies course OR a course with significant European content (preferably with a  focus on Central Europe)

Denmark

3.0

One European Studies course OR a course with significant European.

France

Overall 2.8,

3.0 in French

At least one 200-level French course.

GFC

2.8 recommended to apply

0-4 semesters of college French OR the equivalent of high school French.

India

3.0

One Asian Studies course OR another course that specifically prepares for study on this academic program.

ISEP

3.0

Requirements differ by location. Please consult your destination institution for more information.

Italy (Cortona)

2.8

Only open to Juniors and Seniors who have declared a major or minor in Arts and Art History. Must have taken FA131, FA116 or 117, and one upper-level studio course. Strongly recommended that students have taken at least one semester of Italian prior to participation.

Italy (Lorenzo de Medici)

2.8

At least one semester of Italian.

Japan

3.0

One Asian Studies course OR a course with significant Asian content.

Jordan

3.0

A course on campus that has significant content related to the Middle East. One semester of Arabic language prior to participation is encouraged.

Kenya

2.8

One African Studies course.

London

2.8

European Studies course OR a course with significant European content (preferably with a  focus on Western Europe).

New York City

3.0

Finance track students:

Students must have completed Econ 251 and Econ 252.

Arts track students:

Students must have declared a major or minor in Art & Art History, PCA, Music, Film Studies, or English Writing, and have completed at minimum two courses in the department (PCA courses must be in performance).

New Zealand

3.25

Applicants should have prior coursework in the subjects they intend to study on the program, and must articulate clear reasons for advanced study of these subjects in New Zealand. Applicants should also describe their interest in studying the peoples and cultures of New Zealand

Spain

Overall 2.8,

3.0 in Spanish

SPAN201 and SPAN202 or SPAN213

Thailand (Chiang Mai)

2.8

One Asian Studies course OR another course that specifically prepares them for study on this academic program.

Trinidad

2.8

At least one course in Caribbean/Latin American Studies,  India or the African diaspora.

Washington DC (Washington Center)

2.8

One college level course that prepares the student for their academic track in Washington.

Updated 1/3/2017