Third Semester

In addition to rigorous, college-preparatory coursework, St. Augustine Prep students participate in a variety of unique programs that complement their academic studies and prepare them to be contributory members of their world.

St. Augustine’s Third Semester program is an innovative academic experience that fosters empathy and global engagement. Third Semester courses offer Prep students a chance to study in an immersive environment which may include foreign travel, practical or professional study, social work, or intense academic research.



Current Third Semester programs include:

Tier 1 CoursesTier 2 CoursesTier 3 Courses
JapanDisney Business & LeadershipArt at Its Finest
Italy Thanksgiving/ChristmasDigital/Architecture Design - Atlanta, Georgia Culinary Arts
Australia ExchangeLas Vegas vs. Atlantic City Saint John of God
IcelandCivil War in TennesseeInto the Forest
Quebec City Winter CarnivalAgribusiness
Spain ExchangeBaltimore: Settlement to Skyline
Sports Management
Resurrecting History
Video Game Design and Development


2019-2020 Third Semester Course Catalog


Signature Programs at St. Augustine

Caritas Project

The Caritas Program is a service-oriented requirement of 100 or more hours through which rising seniors enrich the local and/or global community. Projects are entirely student-designed and student-driven and may be completed individually or in small groups. Recent endeavors include Costa Rica Lacrosse & Service, Summertime Swing Music Tour, and The Garden Project at St. Mary School.

Unitas Program

The relationship between teacher and student is vital to nurturing curiosity and a passion for learning at St. Augustine. Unitas connects freshmen with faculty advisors who support their students in their quest for knowledge.

Third Semester

The Third Semester Program allows underclassmen to become students of the world outside the classroom. Whether engaged in learning opportunities locally or internationally, students are forever changed by these dynamic experiences.