Founded in 1960, the University of California, San Diego is one of the nation´s most accomplished research universities, widely acknowledged for its local impact, national influence and global reach. A leader in climate science research, UC San Diego is one of the greenest universities in the nation and promotes sustainability solutions throughout the region and the world.
German Studies is an interdisciplinary program that offers both a major and a minor for students with broad academic interests in the German-speaking world. ll German Studies students are strongly encouraged to make overseas study an integral part of their program. The UC Education Abroad Program (EAP) conducts formal programs of study in Berlin, G�ttingen, and Bayreuth ranging from one-quarter, intensive beginning language programs to a full year of study at a German university.