High School Programs for 18-year-olds

These flagship year and semester high school programs accept students who are 18. Go for a gap year or semester to get ready for whatever comes next.
  • Argentina
  • Belgium (Flanders & French)
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • Brazil
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Iceland
  • Latvia
  • Norway
  • Paraguay
  • Portugal
  • Serbia
  • Slovakia
  • Switzerland

College and Teaching Programs for 18+

These opportunities abroad are specifically designed for young adults and students who are 18 and older.

College in Germany (18+)

Work toward your Bachelor’s degree at an international university in Karlsruhe. Study abroad for an academic year or get your degree in 3 or 4 years. Scholarships available!

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Denmark Folk College

Realize your full potential in academics and beyond in a non-formal education setting where teachers and students learn together. Note: this program does not offer college credit.

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Teach in Denmark

Kickstart your career in Denmark’s excellent education system. Work with school age students and build your resume.

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Why Go Abroad with AFS at 18+?

We’re all about authentic immersion. Our programs are designed and run by local staff and volunteers who know the culture because it’s theirs. Connecting with people from different backgrounds can expand and diversify your perspectives and ways of solving problems, making you more adaptable and creative.

Ready for the adventure of a lifetime?