Sweet Briar College JYF in Paris and Nice

Summer Program in Paris


The following courses are taught in French by native French professors who are affiliated with the JYF program. Students are required to take at least 2 courses but have the option of taking an additional course (added fee). Each course is worth 3 credit hours.

  • Advanced Composition and Conversation
  • Culture and Civilization — History of Paris Through its Monuments
  • Art History — 19th and 20th Century
  • Cinema and Literature — French Literature and Cinematic Adaptations

Course descriptions can be found here.

(Please note: JYF has the right to cancel a course if enrollment is insufficient.)


Living Arrangements

All of our students live with French families that are carefully selected and evaluated by students
in the program every year. We look for host families who are truly interested in welcoming American students.