Study Abroad

You can receive CMU credit while studying French for a month, a summer, a semester, or an entire year in a variety of settings.

Study abroad opportunities include:

  • Quebec
    French-speaking province of Canada.
  • Angers
    Beautiful city in the Loire valley of France.
  • Nice
    Situated in the heart of the French Riviera.


Several scholarships are available to help fund your French studies abroad.

CMU/UQAC Scholarship for study in Chicoutimi: $600

Edana DuGuay Scholarship for study in France: $500-$750

Gilles Labrie Scholarship: $300-$500

CMU International Programs Scholarships: $500

Locations to Study French:

Chicoutimi, Québec : Université du Québec à Chicoutimi

Fall or Spring 15 credits Advisor: Prof. Amy Ransom

Fall or Spring WITH INTERNSHIP 12 credits

Summer 6 credits

Rennes, France: Université de Haute-Bretagne

Spring 15 credits Advisor: Prof. Keith Palka

Angers, France: Centre International d'Etudes Français de l'Université Catholique de l'Ouest

Fall or Spring 15 credits Advisor: Prof. Keith Palka

Summer 4 credits

Annecy, France: Institut Françaises de Annecy

June and July 8 credits Advisor: Prof. Christi Brookes

Nice, France: Business Program

Fall or Spring (see advisor) Advisor: Prof. Leïla Ennaïli

Montpellier, France: Univ. of Minnesota/Univ. Paul Valéry

Summer 8 weeks Advisor: Prof. Christi Brookes


For more information contact:

Department of Foreign Languages, Literatures and Cultures
305 Pearce Hall
Central Michigan University
Mt. Pleasant, MI 48859
(989) 774-3786