Creative Program Design
ACCENT is the number one provider of custom study abroad programs. We collaborate with you during the program design process to enrich your academic program with custom courses and creative academic enhancements, drawing on our wide networks to create a strong link between the program’s learning objectives and the host city. See our program examples for some of the unique ideas we bring to each program.
Program Excellence at Affordable Prices
ACCENT delivers unsurpassed, custom study abroad programs while ensuring cost-competitive fees. Our experience and in-depth local knowledge in each host city allow you access to the most engaging international experiences for the best value.
Seamless Support Services
The ACCENT San Francisco team provides direction and support on all aspects of program development and pricing, pre-departure support and student orientation. ACCENT is also an invaluable marketing resource – we help recruit, enroll and counsel program applicants, as well as collect student fees.
Educated, Experienced Staff
ACCENT’s specialized team of more than 30 professionals in our five European cities and San Francisco is fluent in local languages, well versed in regional culture, and possesses a broad-based knowledge of the U.S. higher education system.
Active Onsite Assistance
The ACCENT staff provides ongoing, hands-on on-site assistance tailored to the needs of the institution and/or accompanying faculty. We manage housing, arrange course-related visits and excursions, schedule specialized lectures, and organize cultural and social events. We also assist faculty with administrative duties as needed.
Established European Study Centers
The ACCENT Study Centers in Paris, Florence, London, Madrid and Rome are strategically located in ideal areas of their respective cities. Each modern ACCENT Study Center offers state-of-the-art resources, including audio-visual equipment, wireless Internet, computer labs, and libraries, along with classrooms suitable for lectures and seminars.
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ACCENT seeks out safe, centrally located housing, including apartments, student residences, homestays, and hotels for shorter programs. All ACCENT accommodations are fully furnished and readily accessible to public transportation, banks, post offices, markets and restaurants.
Internships & Service Learning
Each Study Center is equipped to provide a host of local internship and service learning opportunities, offering intimate exposure to the local culture, language practice, and invaluable practical experience for students’ future academic and professional endeavors.
Focus on Safety and Security
ACCENT has close ties to the U.S. State Department and constantly monitors overseas situations. Upon arrival in each host country, students and faculty are given a 24/7 emergency contact number for ACCENT staff, and every student is provided with faculty cell phone numbers. Each ACCENT Study Center provides students with an emergency procedures card to carry with them at all times. In addition, ACCENT staff keep track of student’s independent travel.
Please read more details about Safety and Security on ACCENT programs.
Please contact the ACCENT Program Development team at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about developing a program with ACCENT or to request a quote.