Founded in 1875, DEREE – The American College of Greece is an independent, not for profit educational institution, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). It also has a validation agreement with The Open University of the UK, offering students the advantage to acquire both an American degree and a British honors award within the typical framework for US undergraduate degrees. DEREE offers 21 Bachelor’s degree programs through three schools: School of Liberal Arts and Sciences,School of Business, and Frances Rich School of Fine and Performing Arts. Moreover, DEREE Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offers graduate programs leading to MA, MS, MSc and MBA degrees. Located on a breathtaking hillside at the edge of Athens, DEREE campus is the ideal educational environment, with state-of-the-art technology and athletic facilities, smart classrooms, on-site theaters, the ACG Art Gallery, and one of Europe’s largest private college libraries. DEREE helps students achieve their aspirations, by offering unique academic opportunities.