DEREE--The American College of Greece 1

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6 Gravias Street, GR-153 42 Aghia Paraskevi


Phone: (210) 600-9800
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DEREE--The American College of Greece is a private institution that was founded in 1875. It has a suburban setting and the campus size is 64 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar.

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DEREE - The American College of Greece is an independent, non-profit, co-educational college of liberal arts and business, in the American tradition of higher education. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the oldest and most prestigious accrediting body in the United States.
Founded in 1875, The American College of Greece is the oldest and largest American college in Europe.
Courses at DEREE are taught in a small class setting by internationally-educated, prestigious faculty.
DEREE offers 21 undergraduate majors,28 programs of study, and 32 minors through its School of Fine & Performing Arts, the School of Liberal Arts & Sciences and the School of Business. Specifically, it offers undergraduate majors programs in:
Music and Music Performance
Theatre Arts
Visual Arts
Art History
English and American Literature
English Literature with Linguistics
Environmental Studies
Information Technology (Background Document, Program Specifications)
Liberal Studies
Accounting with Finance
Business Studies
Computer Information Systems
Entrepreneurship Management
Finance with Accounting
International Business and European Affairs (IBEA)
International Tourism and Hospitality Management (ITHM)
Marketing Management
Marketing Communications
Organizational Behavior and Human Resource Management
Operations Management
Shipping Management
Business Studies
Liberal Studies

The DEREE Graduate School provides programs in:
MS in Applied Psychology, MA in Communication, MS in Leadership
It also offers a large selection of graduate Diplomas / Certificate and professional qualifications programs.
The ALBA Business School at The American College of Greece offers the following masters degree programs:
The ALBA MBA, Executive MBA, MBA in Banking, MBA in Shipping, MSc in Finance, MSc in Marketing, MSc in Strategic HRM, MSc in Business for Lawyers, MSc in International Business and Management, MSc in International Shipping and Finance.
DEREE has more than 3,000 students from 54 countries and 33,000 alumni internationally. It operates on its own beautiful 64-acre campus just 10 kilometers from the center of Athens. It has a second campus in the center of the city, which houses the ALBA Graduate Business School. The College's facilities are among the most modern in Europe, and in 2004 they were used by the United States Olympic Committee as the high-performance training center for US athletes competing in the Athens Olympic Games.

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School type private, coed college
Year founded 1875
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DEREE--The American College of Greece offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and health service. DEREE--The American College of Greece also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at DEREE--The American College of Greece.

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