- Oslo, Norway
- Program Type:
- Study Abroad
- Degree Level:
- High School
- Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Program Description:
Experience high school in friendly Norway. Join clubs or play a pick-up game after school with some of your new Norwegian friends. Celebrate the nights of long sunlight or attend festivals as you work towards fluency in a new language with your local host families and classmates. Make friends and new family members from around the world and develop skills, experience, and maturity that equip you for success in an increasingly globalized world – all while you’re still in high school!
Aspect Foundation offers semester and year programs in Norway for American high school students. The high school study abroad program in Norway includes placement in a local high school for a semester or academic year, placement with a carefully-selected host family, full course-load, health and accident insurance, and round-trip airfare. No previous language study required.
- Setting Description:
- Norway is a country of great natural beauty. It contains mountains, glaciers, islands, fjords and forests. Families are typically small and spend a lot of time together. Outdoor recreation like skiing, snowboarding, ice-skating, hockey, hiking and backpacking is popular in Norway. Many people in Norway place a high value on globalism and personal growth. Meat cakes, potato dumplings, and different types of fish are common in Norwegian cuisine.
- Academic semester: $10,200 Academic year: $11,200 Some scholarships available.
Additional Program Information
- Must be 16-18 years old at the start of the program. No previous Norwegian language study required.