Program Details

We are making studying abroad in Paris easy. With our own Paris Study Center partnerships with Université de Paris IV, Institut Catholique de Paris, and ESSCA École de Management –Paris, study abroad and experience the City of Light yourself.
Paris, France
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, MayMester Intersession, Rolling Starts, Spring Semester, Summer

Program Overview

Program Description:

In Paris, our program offers a range of academic areas to focus on, from Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, to Communication, to International business, even to engineering. You will get to learn about Paris from a different point of view. We also offer a handful of electives to choose from, including art history and photography. 

The CEA Paris Study Center will give you a personalized experience in smaller classes with other students in the CEA program. It will also be on the campus of any of the other partner universities in the city, giving you a chance to also learn alongside French students. 

Our Partner Universities include: 

  • Université de Paris IV 

  • Institut Catholique de Paris 

  • ESSCA École de Management –Paris 

Outside of class, enjoy the excursions and cultural activities CEA provides. Visit Reims and treat yourself with freshly made French chocolate, champagne and brie cheese. Spend the morning climbing up the winding streets and enjoy the tour of the historic Gothic monastery, Mont Saint Michel. There is so much to learn beyond the classroom when in the City of Romance. 

Setting Description:
France’s capital city, also known as the City of Light, is a destination that's on the bucket list of many. A center of intellectual thought, politics, art, and fashion, Paris is also full of rich history. Visit the world-famous Eiffel Tower or The Palace of Versailles, stroll through a city that has been a center of innovation and genius for centuries.
Program price varies. Check CEA's website for up-to-date information.

Additional Program Information

Scholarships Description:
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Program Reviews

Overall Rating


Based on 8 Reviews

  • I've never had so much fun while in school!

    Studying abroad with CEA was an incredible and rewarding experience. I got to see and do things I never thought I would do. With my program, I saw a show at the Paris Opera House, ate a Belgian waffle in Bruges, and interned with a Parisian organization.

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Faculty-Led Program with Amazing Housing Arrangements!

    I studied abroad in the summer of '17 in a faculty-led internship program in Paris, France offered only to students in my university. My school organizes the program, but it uses CEA to take care of students' logistics, like housing. I went on the program

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • My Semester Abroad

    I absolutely loved studying with CEA. The onsite staff provided support that made the transition into life in Paris much easier. I really enjoyed the classes I took and the professors I had. I made some amazing friends that I am still in contact with.

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Adventure in Paris

    My experience studying abroad made me the person I am today. I found clarity within myself and who I wanted to be. As a result of studying abroad, I decided to continue my education and am now in a master’s program for Intercultural Communication.

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Great experience with CEA!

    I absolutely loved everything about my semester with CEA in Paris. The classes were interesting, professors and staff were kind and ready to help, and I made some amazing friends. The only complaints I have are in regards to course difficulty and the

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • The Best Four Months of my Life

    I had always dreamt of studying in Paris, ever since my high school trip to Paris junior year. I found out about CEA's Paris program, did some research, and decided it was the best program for my study abroad experience. Little did I know that it would

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Engaging and Life-Changing Program

    I had the pleasure of studying abroad with CEA during fall of 2013. Studying abroad changed my life, and a lot of that was because of the outstanding efforts CEA took to make sure our experiences abroad were enriching and constantly immersing us in the

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Best experience of my life, hands down.

    An international education is one of the most valuable parts of a college experience, in my opinion. I am humbled to have had such an incredible experience abroad. The knowledge of the world and its people, the ways in which my patterns of thinking have

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend