The academic year Turkish Overseas Flagship Program is intended for undergraduate students currently enrolled in Indiana University's Domestic Flagship Program who have reached an advanced level of proficiency equivalent to Level 2/2+ on the ILR scale. Heritage speakers are encouraged to apply. The academic year overseas component of the program is administered by American Councils for International Education.
The overseas program features formal coursework on discourse development, individualized tutorials, biweekly excursions, and homestays with Turkish-speaking families. Participants benefit from extensive opportunities for professionally focused language development through regular university courses in their area of specialization during the fall semester and internships with local organizations during the spring semester.