Study Abroad in the Netherlands School/Program Location Population Interesting Facts Climate Term(s) GPA req. Prerequisite # of Students Internships Available Housing Language of Instruction Good for Students interested in… Study in Amsterdam (IES) Amsterdam 780,000 One quarter of the Netherlands is below sea level! Mild oceanic climate Fall / Spring / Full Year 3.0 None Amsterdam is so swampy that the city is built on wooden poles driven into the ground. Amsterdam has the highest number of museums of all cities in the world. Mild oceanic climate Fall / Spring / Full Year 3.0 None Mild oceanic climate Fall / Spring 2.5 n/a NO n/a NO Apartments English/Dutch Apartments English/Dutch Homestay English/Dutch Enroll at one of two universities: Conservatorium van AmsterdamIndividual and small group instruction, and ensemble work for advanced Music students in Jazz and Classical Performance and Theory. • Gerrit Rietveld AcademiePersonalized instruction in Fine and Applied Arts and Art Theory for advanced, self-motivated Art students. Students follow sexuality and gender identity across borderlines and learn to apply theory cross-culturally when learning from academics and professionals in the Netherlands and Morocco. Class Structure: • IES Courses • Dutch Language and Culture • Amsterdam Field Research • Sexuality and Gender Studies • Studio Art Seminar • Universiteit van Amsterdam courses • Pre-Law Certificate Program Direct Enrollment (IES) Amsterdam 780,000 • International Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender (SIT) Amsterdam 780,000 Coursework in sexuality and/or gender studies 15-20 YES Students complete an independent study project during the last four weeks of the program.