• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Good academic and disciplinary standing
• At the time of application, students must have matriculated at a college or university for at least one semester.

One course in general European Studies, particularly Central European, is recommended. This course can be in any of the following disciplines: history, sociology, economics, political science, or language and literature.
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only. Other students apply directly to CIEE.


Czech language, history, political science, literature in translation, communication arts, gender & women's studies, sociology, art history

Classroom Language

Czech, English


Apartments, Local Hosts, Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: Late-August - Late May
Fall semester: Late August - Mid-December
Spring semester: Late January - Late May
Summer session 1: Early June- Late June
Summer session 2: Late June- Mid-July

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Spring 2014-15  9/12/2014
Summer 2015 Session I & II: June-July 2/6/2015
Summer 2015 Session II: July 2/6/2015
Summer 2015 Session I: June 2/6/2015
Fall 2015-16  2/6/2015

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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Czech Republic, Prague
CIEE Central European Studies in Prague

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Offered through CIEE the Central European Studies in Prague program is an approved UW affiliate program. On this program, you will take a series of specially designed courses in such fields as history, political science, literature, sociology, art history, and communication arts (film). Students are also required to take a course in Czech language.

You will be working closely with both IAP and CIEE on this program. You can access the program's main information page through the CIEE website to learn more about the academics, housing, excursions and activities, and location.