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American College of Thessaloniki (ACT)

The American College of Thessaloniki (ACT) is the tertiary division of Anatolia College, an academic institution with long and distinguished history that goes back to its establishment in 1886. ACT is accredited in the United States by NEASC (New England Association of Schools and Colleges) through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. In addition to ACT having full NEASC accreditation, the undergraduate programs delivered at ACT are also validated by Open University, UK. ACT has also been granted a license by the Greek government to operate as a private post-secondary educational institution (“College”).

ACT’s comprehensive curriculum offers Bachelor degrees in Business with 4 concentrations, Computer Science, Business Computing, International Relations, and English with 2 concentrations, a Master of Science (MS) in Hospitality and Tourism Management, and a Master in Business Administration (MBA) with 4 concentrations.

The intercollegiate programs that ACT runs in collaboration with renowned US &  EU educational institutions also offer our students the opportunity to pursue degrees in various additional disciplines that include Sports Administration, Hospitality & Tourism, Political Science, Engineering, and more.

ACT also provides an extensive need and merit-based financial aid program.

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Courses offered

Information and Digital Literacy

The course serves as an introductory course to information and digital literacy.

Its focus is two pronged:

  1. To teach students to effectively and efficiently research, select, access, search and evaluate print and e-resources, and web information sources; to teach students about the ethical use of information for research; and create flexible, life-long research skills for effective information seeking and retrieval.
  2. To introduce students, both on a theoretical and experiential level, to general purpose computing, networks and the internet.

English Lab

The course aims to help students with academic writing, gradually guiding them to essay writing, which is the standard format of most college assignments.  It will first review the basic principles of paragraph writing and then introduce the various patterns of essay development-the different ways of writing essays through selected readings and writing. The course will also consolidate students’ knowledge of essential grammar and sentence structure in written and oral communication. 

Application process and criteria

Applicants should complete the online application available here.

The supporting application material includes:

  • an official high school transcript
  • an official document indicating completion of secondary education
  • English certificate at a minimum level of B2
  • a copy of the passport, residency
  • one small photo

All application documents should be officially translated in English and be forwarded to the ACT admissions office by mail.

Applicants who do not hold an English certificate at B2 level will be required to take a Proficiency language test for the English language course at ACT, on November 29, 2017.

Applicants are required to have basic IT skills for the Information Literacy course.

The application deadline is November 24, 2017.

Applicants are required to have basic IT skills for the Information Literacy course.

Point of contact

Mona Siksek
Coordinator:  Camp to Campus Program
ACT - American College of Thessaloniki
Telephone: 2310 398-346
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P.O.Box 21021, 55510
Thessaloniki, Greece
Tel. +30 2310 398398