In hot and sticky weather do as the Shanghainese do! During the Summer months you’ll have plenty of options for exploration and excitement. Find some shade under a tree at the ECNU garden to do your homework, get cultured at the air-conditioned Shanghai museum, or join the locals and work on your tan at Sunny Beach on the Bund.
Deciding to study abroad can raise lots of questions, that’s why we’ve compiled this list to help you through the process. Don’t see your questions? Chat with an Admissions Advisor at 800.793.0334
To apply for a CAPA program, you must meet the following admissions criteria:
Yes! Each year we award $1.5 Million in study abroad scholarships, grants and affiliate benefits. Check out our Financing and Scholarships page for more information and to apply.
We have a cultural immersion program called My Global City. This is a calendar full of fun social events and activities that provide you with a variety of opportunities to gain cultural exposure while on your program. Events are either free or low-cost.
Examples of My Global City events include:
Yes! Global internships are available at all of our program locations. We offer mainly part-time internships but full-time internships are available in a few locations.
Note: Some locations do not offer internships during the Summer term. Internships in Barcelona, Buenos Aires and Florence have a language requirement.
Check the Global Internships page for more details.
You can get involved with your host city's community in different ways, depending on the location.
Volunteer opportunities are available in all of our program locations, however, these are organized differently in each location. Sample volunteering activities include:
In London only, there is a service-learning course where you can earn credit for working in a community-based project to help fulfill the needs of that particular community.
Chat with an Admissions Advisor to learn more at 800.793.0334
Transferring credits can vary at each university depending on their arrangements with CAPA. It’s best to speak with your CAPA Program Manager to find out your specific situation, but here are the general steps:
Final grades are sent to your home campus four to eight weeks after classes end. If you need additional transcripts, contact CAPA Boston.