top five

Newest civ programs

Compiled by Carrie Golus, AB’91, AM’93

College students who want to study abroad can choose programs as well as countries. In Paris, for example, the College offers 15 different options, including astronomy, biology, humanities, and mathematics.

The civilization programs, taught by College faculty, are by far the most sought-after. Here are the five latest additions.

    1. Civilization in the Western Mediterranean (taught in Spanish)
    Barcelona, Spring 2013

    2. Middle Eastern Civilizations
    Istanbul, Spring 2013

    3. Middle Eastern Civilizations
    Cairo, Winter 2011

    4. Colonizations
    Paris, Autumn 2010

    5. African Civilizations: Colonialism, Migration, Diaspora
    Paris, Autumn 2010

UChicago students in Paris phoenix while on an excursion to Château de Vaux le Vicomtee house. (Photography courtesy University of Chicago Admissions)