The American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) in Greece is the post-secondary division of Anatolia College, an institution with a long and prestigious history that dates back to 1886. ACT is a non-profit educational institution and is accredited by NEASC, the New England Association of Schools and Colleges through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. NEASC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and by the Commission on Higher Education Accreditation. ACT also holds European Union program validation and has been granted a license by the Greek government to operate as a private post-secondary educational institution (KEME).
The American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) provides to a diverse student body, a high quality, tertiary level multidisciplinary, student-centered educational experience in an innovative learning environment. Drawing on the principles of the American liberal Arts educational philosophy the school fosters both depth and breadth of knowledge, grounded on theory, scholarly research, and intellectual freedom. Their faculty members are passionate about teaching, value close relationships with their students and strive to instill in them the desire to pursue academic and professional excellence and personal enrichment.
Paramount to their mission is the institution’s contribution to society by cultivating students’ democratic and civic awareness, enhancing a sense of individual and social responsibility, and creating a spirit of esteem for others, social institutions, and the environment.
ACT is committed to academic and professional excellence, offering a transformational learning environment via a rigorous and relevant curriculum where service and experiential learning are essential to acquiring breadth and depth of domain knowledge. The school is dedicated to the personal development and enrichment of all students, focusing on the whole of each individual by caring for their mind, body, and spirit.
Lastly, ACT strives to increase each student’s understanding of the world and embraces the variety of backgrounds and life experiences within their community by encouraging diversity, open-mindedness, academic freedom, and equal opportunity.
- Business Administration
- International Business
- Hospitality, Leisure, Tourism and Travel
- Hotel Management
Type of studies: University Degree Programs, Graduate, Professional Programs
Language of instruction: English
Location: P.O. Box 21021 Pylaia, Thessaloniki, Greece, 555 10
Telephone and Fax: Tel.: +30 31 398 238/9 Fax.: +30 31 301 076