Now more than ever you need to explore the rest of the world and establish international relationships. Studying abroad will be a defining moment in your education that will change and benefit you for the rest of your life. Your resume and college application will be more attractive, your second language proficiency will be advanced, and you will have developed lifelong connections and friendships.

CDE’s knowledgeable and experienced staff will guide and support you every step of the way to make sure you have a successful study abroad experience.

Study Abroad Programs

We offer a wide variety of quality study abroad programs to exciting destinations all over the world. Study abroad in Spain, Japan, France, Australia and more…

Study Abroad Academic Year / Study Abroad Academic Semester

Age: 15-18 years old
Description: Give yourself time to fully immerse into a new culture and school system. Stay with a carefully selected host family and study at a local high school. Establish life long friendships, improve your language skills and learn first hand what life as a teenager in a different country is like. 2 years language studies recommended for non-English speaking countries.

Study Abroad Summer

Age: 14-20 years old
Description: Our summer study abroad programs are perfect for the applicant who like to experience as much as possible in the shortest amount of time. Intense language classes are provided to learn or improve on a second language. Attend fun and educational excursions and activities in the afternoons. Dorm or host family lodging is available.

Study Abroad Customized

Age: 14-30
Description: Your wish is our command. Anything is possible. Below are a few examples of programs we can arrange.
1. Study abroad at a local high school or university
2. Take language classes
3. Take dance classes
4. Explore cultural attractions
5. Volunteer/Internship

Study Abroad Application Process

Apply early as some of our programs have a one-year wait list. Send us the first application before the deadline.

Academic Fall Year/Semester program May 31
Academic Spring Year/Semester program October 31
Summer program May 31
Late applicants will be considered on a case by case basis.

Study Abroad Application / Request our brochure

Study Abroad Scholarships

We are currently offering scholarships to Japan, Germany and Spain. Please contact us for more information.


The below fees are estimates *. Please contact us for a full price list.

Program Tuition
Academic Year
Europe, Central/South America
$7,999.00 to
Academic Year
South Pacific/Asia
$7,999.00 to
Academic Semester
Europe, Central/South America
$6,999.00 to
Academic Semester
South Pacific, Asia
$7,999.00 to
Summer Homestay
Europe, South America, Asia, South Pacific
$3,999.00 to
* Fees include a flight credit and health insurance.

Why parents and students choose us

I’m sure you noticed a wide variety of student exchange programs available to you. You may ask yourself, why CDE? A few reasons are listed below but we encourage you to call us and find the difference out for yourself.

V.I.P. Service – Our knowledgeable and dedicated staff will support you and your family 24/7. To further support you we will also pair you up with a past exchange student who will be able to offer you further support before and during your exchange. We pride ourselves in offering the best program possible and know that nothing but the highest level of support is good enough for our participants.

Expertise – Years of past experience in student exchange and studying abroad allows us to provide you the safest and most excellent programs possible.

Value – As a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization, we pride ourselves in keeping our prices as low as possible without sacrificing the high level of support given to our participants. We believe that through cultural understanding we can bring the world closer together.

“Studying abroad is the hardest but most rewarding thing I have ever done. I had so much fun and made friends for life! I wish I could go back in time and do it again.”
Jeanette- England
“My time abroad was amazing! I’m fluent in Spanish now. From the bottom of my heart thank you for everything.”
Terese- Spain