Européen: Political studies in English

Courses in European politics, history and economics at Sciences Po

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Européen track students take all of their classes at the Institut d'Études Politiques de Strasbourg, commonly called "Sciences-Po", one of the most prestigeous universities in France.  Students take 4 units of courses for a total of 15 credits:

Unit 1: French language, 3 credits

Unit 2: Four fundamental courses, 6 credits total

Unit 3: Applied European studies, 3 credits

Unit 4: Choice of any two courses, 3 credits total

The course offerings may change slightly from one semester to another.


Strasbourg is home to the Council of Europe, The European Parliament and the European Court of Human Rights.

The Accès Européen track includes:

   Courses in European history, politics, law and economics at Sciences Po, all in English

     Housing with a local host family or in a student boarding house with French students

   ​​​​​​​  Service learning and internship possibilities

   ​​​​​​​ Excursions to historical and cultural sites in the region throughout the semester

   ​​​​​​​ Accès office and library near the University campus with onsite American directors

   ​​​​​​​  Your own bike for the semester