Language & Culture Program in French, ISEP Exchange
Located an hour from Lyon and host to one of the stages in the Tour de France, Saint-Étienne is a hidden jewel known for its tradition of hospitality. Spend time engaging in a vast range of cultural and sporting activities or attend a soccer match of one of the best teams in France. Université Jean Monnet de Saint-Étienne offers a French language and culture program at the Centre International de Langue et Civilisation (CILEC) during the first semester. For the more advanced French speaker, students can take courses at the university taught in French. Economics, humanities, law and science are appropriate for ISEP students. Noted research centers operate in the fields of Renaissance studies and classics, study of European monastic orders, and urban and regional economics.