Summer Study Abroad

Over the past 17 years, CCA has developed an extraordinary reputation for unique summer study-abroad programs, designed and led by CCA faculty.

Some courses are interdisciplinary; others have a particular focus but are open to students from other disciplines.

Summer 2016 Destinations

Summer study-abroad registration will begin Monday, February 22, 2016.

January/February Information Session Schedule »

  • Aix-en-Provence in the south of France with Allison Smith (this program only: open to students between their freshman and sophomore year as well as more advanced students)
  • Berlin (Architecture / Public Space focus) with Antje Steinmüller & Chris Falliers
  • Iceland (Interdisciplinary) with Brook Hinton
  • Italy: Milan, Florence, Rome, Naples (Interdisciplinary) with Mariella Poli
  • Japan (Design focus) with Doug Akagi
  • Japan (History of Animation) Anime/Hiroshima Animation Film Festival with Steve Segal
  • London/Milan/Amsterdam (History of Industrial Design) with Mara Holt Skov
  • London/Paris (History of Illustration) with Randy Chavez
  • Paris (Design focus) with Erik Adigard & Jeremy Mende
  • Scandinavia (Design & Furniture focus) with Leif Petersson
  • + New York Studio (Painting focus) with Linda Geary

(While New York is not overseas, it is a world away and provides an additional unique opportunity to explore a venue outside of California. The same registration policies/deadlines apply.)

See International Student Affairs & Programs (ISAP) for fall and spring international exchange opportunities.