The Program Fee includes tuition and program expenses. Click on Program Fee for details.
International airfare and personal expenses are not included in the Program Fee and are the responsibility of the participant.
March 29, 2013
This program is open to all undergraduate and graduate students, including students who do not attend George Mason University.
Earn a total of 9 language credits in Turkish.
Cultural excursions and historical tours
Denise Elles-Mdahuar via email or by calling 703.993.2155 or toll free at 866.468.1243. The toll free number does not accept calls from the 703 or 571 area code.
Europe or Asia? You decide when you spend 6 weeks this summer in Istanbul, Turkey. Located on two continents, Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey, rich in history and culture. Over the centuries, Istanbul has been known as Byzantium and Constantinople, the capital of the Roman, Byzantine, Latin and Ottoman Empires.
The Grand Bazaar in Istanbul
This program is aimed to provide new students of the Turkish language with the basic grammatical structures of the language and certain structures necessary for fluent communication. Students can earn 9 credits in beginning Turkish, a critical needs language for the U.S. government!
Courses will be taught at Istanbul Sehir University
You should plan to leave the United States at least one day prior to the program start date to arrive in Istanbul for the first day of the program. You can schedule your return to the United States from Istanbul for the last day of the program or choose to travel independently.
Do not purchase international airfare until you are advised by your Program Officer.
The Center for Global Education Program Fee includes:
Emergency medical insurance, including medical evacuation and repatriation
Administrative services in Istanbul and at George Mason University
Note that all supplemental documents are required by the application deadline. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Contact the Program Officer for further application forms and instructions specific to your program.
*CGE reserves the right to make changes to a program in light of currency fluctuations, changing security and safety conditions, or any other unforeseen circumstances.