Student Resources

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Study Abroad Opportunities

Program
Location
Term
  • Argentina: Buenos Aires - CEA Global Campus (Semester)
    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Spanish (SPAN), Undergraduate, School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Management (MGMT), Marketing (MKTG), Anthropology (ANTH), History (HIST), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Asia Tour: Multi-City - Heart and Seoul
    Siem Reap, Cambodia
    Seoul, South Korea
    Hong Kong, China
    Intersession, 2017

    Program Type

    Graduate- MAIR, Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Randy Willoughby, Dr. Leeva Chung

    Disciplines Offered

    Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Master of Arts International Relations (MAIR), Graduate

    Program Dates

    Jan 3, 2017 - Jan 21, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Sep 28, 2016

  • Australia: Kensington- University of New South Wales (Semester) (Exchange)
    Kensington, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, School of Business, School of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Management (MGMT), Mathematics (MATH), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), Biology (BIOL), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Feb 20, 2017 - Jun 26, 2017
    Jul 20, 2016 - Nov 19, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Sydney - Macquarie University (Semester)
    Sydney, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Music (MUSC), Mathematics (MATH), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Undergraduate, Decision Science (DSCI), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jul 17, 2016 - Dec 3, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Australia: Sydney - University of Technology Sydney (Semester)
    Sydney, Australia
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Marketing (MKTG), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Engineering (ENGR), Decision Science (DSCI), Economics (ECON), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Mathematics (MATH), School of Business, School of Engineering, Undergraduate, Accounting (ACCT), Computer Science (COMP), Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Architecture (ARCH), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jul 17, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Austria: Vienna - IES Center (Semester)
    Vienna, Austria
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Psychology (PSYC), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG), Music (MUSC), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), German (GERM), Sociology (SOCI), School of Business, Theatre (THEA), Undergraduate, Art History (ARTH), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 20, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Brazil: Rio de Janeiro - Pontifícia Universidade Católica (Semester Exchange)
    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Business Administration (BUSN), Sociology (SOCI), Marketing (MKTG), History (HIST), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Political Science and International Relations (POLS)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • China: Beijing- China Studies Institute at Peking University (Semester)
    Beijing, China
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Sociology (SOCI), Undergraduate, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, History (HIST), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), College of Arts and Sciences, Chinese (CHIN), Business Administration (BUSN), Art History (ARTH), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Czech Republic: Prague - Anglo American University (Semester)
    Prague, Czech Republic
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Philosophy (PHIL), School of Business, Management (MGMT), Music (MUSC), History (HIST), Humanities (HUMN), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Finance (FINA), Visual Art (ARTV), Accounting (ACCT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Feb 8, 2017 - May 30, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • England: London - Queen Mary University (Semester)
    London, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), English (ENGL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), Engineering (ENGR), Computer Science (COMP), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, Theatre (THEA), Undergraduate, Accounting (ACCT), Communication Studies (COMM), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - Jun 9, 2017
    Sep 19, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • England: London - USD Summer Program (Summer)
    London, England
    Summer, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Brian Clack, Dr. Bahar Davary, Dr. Cynthia Caywood, Dr. Craig Barkacs, Dr. David Hay, Dr. Eric Pierson, Dr. Frank Jacobitz, Dr. Kenneth Bates, Dr. Linda Barkacs

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), School of Business, School of Engineering, Philosophy (PHIL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Marketing (MKTG)

    Program Dates

    Jul 30, 2016 - Aug 20, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Apr 1, 2016

  • England: Oxford - St. Clare's, Oxford (Semester)
    Oxford, England
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), School of Business, Psychology (PSYC), Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Education (EDUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Art History (ARTH), Accounting (ACCT), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 8, 2017 - May 5, 2017
    Sep 4, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • France: Aix-en-Provence - IAU College (Semester)
    Aix-en-Provence, France
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), History (HIST), Marketing (MKTG), Visual Art (ARTV), Business Administration (BUSN), French (FREN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR)

    Program Dates

    Jan 21, 2017 - May 14, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • France: Paris - Arts & Sciences Program (Summer)
    Paris, France
    Summer, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Architecture (ARCH), Undergraduate, French (FREN), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jul 8, 2016 - Jul 30, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Apr 1, 2016

  • France: Paris - CEA Global Campus (Semester)
    Paris, France
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), School of Business, Theology (THRS), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Management (MGMT), Marketing (MKTG), Art History (ARTH), History (HIST), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), French (FREN), Ethics and the Law (ETLW)

    Program Dates

    Jan 23, 2017 - May 13, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Germany: Freiburg - IES Center, German Studies Program (Semester)
    Freiburg, Germany
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, History (HIST), Philosophy (PHIL), Art History (ARTH), German (GERM), Economics (ECON), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), English (ENGL)

    Program Dates

    Feb 22, 2017 - Jun 24, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Ireland (Republic): Cork - University College (Semester)
    Cork, Ireland (Republic of)
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Economics (ECON), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), Decision Science (DSCI), Mathematics (MATH), Marketing (MKTG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theatre (THEA), Theology (THRS), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate, Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Anthropology (ANTH), Accounting (ACCT), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 12, 2017 - May 12, 2017
    Sep 7, 2016 - Dec 21, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Italy: Florence - Florence University of the Arts (Semester)
    Florence, Italy
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Psychology (PSYC), Physics (PHYS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Italian (ITAL), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Sociology (SOCI), School of Business, Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Art History (ARTH), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Chemistry (CHEM), Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 25, 2017 - May 11, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Italy: Milan - IES Center (Semester)
    Milan, Italy
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Music (MUSC), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Art History (ARTH), Management (MGMT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Italian (ITAL), History (HIST)

    Program Dates

    Aug 30, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Italy: Rome - John Cabot University (Semester Exchange)
    Rome, Italy
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alana Franklin - afranklin@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Philosophy (PHIL), Mathematics (MATH), Music (MUSC), Management (MGMT), Marketing (MKTG), Information Technology Management (ITMG), Italian (ITAL), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Psychology (PSYC), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Accounting (ACCT), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), English (ENGL), Economics (ECON)

    Program Dates

    Jan 11, 2017 - May 6, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • New Zealand: Auckland University of Technology (Semester)
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), History (HIST), Leadership Studies (LEAD), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, School of Engineering, School of Leadership and Education Sciences, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Engineering (ENGR), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Biology (BIOL), Accounting (ACCT), Economics (ECON), Decision Science (DSCI)

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 12, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Dunedin - University of Otago (Semester)
    Dunedin, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Music (MUSC), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Management (MGMT), Marine Science (MARS), Finance (FINA), History (HIST), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Philosophy (PHIL), Psychology (PSYC), School of Business, Sociology (SOCI), Theology (THRS), Undergraduate, Women and Gender Studies (GNDS), English (ENGL), Chemistry (CHEM), Biology (BIOL), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences

    Program Dates

    -
    Jun 30, 2016 - Nov 13, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • New Zealand: Wellington - Victoria University (Semester)
    Wellington, New Zealand
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Finance (FINA), English (ENGL), Environmental and Ocean Sciences (ENVR), Electrical Engineering (ELEC), Engineering (ENGR), Economics (ECON), Education (EDUC), Communication Studies (COMM), Computer Science (COMP), Management (MGMT), History (HIST), Marketing (MKTG), Mathematics (MATH), Mechanical Engineering (MENG), Music (MUSC), Philosophy (PHIL), Physics (PHYS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Psychology (PSYC), Accounting (ACCT), Chemistry (CHEM), Sociology (SOCI), Behavioral Neuroscience (NEUR), Art History (ARTH), Theology (THRS), Architecture (ARCH), Theatre (THEA), Anthropology (ANTH), Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL)

    Program Dates

    -
    -

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Scotland: Glasgow - University of Glasgow (Semester)
    Glasgow, Scotland
    Spring, 2017
    Fall, 2016

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Sabrina Kaiser - skaiser@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Biology (BIOL), Theology (THRS), Management (MGMT), English (ENGL), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, School of Business, Philosophy (PHIL)

    Program Dates

    Jan 4, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    Sep 12, 2016 - Dec 16, 2016

    Application Deadline

    Mar 16, 2016

  • Spain: Madrid - Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Semester Exchange) (Exchange)
    Madrid, Spain
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Communication Studies (COMM), Spanish (SPAN), Physics (PHYS), Mathematics (MATH), Engineering (ENGR), Economics (ECON), School of Engineering, School of Business

    Program Dates

    Jan 10, 2017 - May 19, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Spain: Madrid - USD Madrid Program (Semester)
    Madrid, Spain
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Spanish (SPAN), Theology (THRS), Political Science and International Relations (POLS), School of Business, Marketing (MKTG), Philosophy (PHIL), History (HIST), Management (MGMT), Finance (FINA), College of Arts and Sciences, Business Administration (BUSN), Biology (BIOL), Art History (ARTH), Decision Science (DSCI), Communication Studies (COMM)

    Program Dates

    Jan 22, 2017 - May 25, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • Uruguay: Montevideo - Universidad ORT Uruguay (Semester Exchange)
    Montevideo, Uruguay
    Spring, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Derek Brendel - dbrendel@sandiego.edu

    Disciplines Offered

    Undergraduate, Visual Art (ARTV), Sociology (SOCI), Spanish (SPAN), Business Administration (BUSN), School of Business, History (HIST), Ethics and the Law (ETLW), Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Political Science and International Relations (POLS), Marketing (MKTG)

    Program Dates

    -

    Application Deadline

    Oct 5, 2016

  • US: Park City - Sundance Film Festival (Intersession)
    Park City, Utah, United States
    Intersession, 2017

    Program Type

    Undergraduate

    Advisor

    Alicia Peña - apena@sandiego.edu

    Professor(s)

    Dr. Eric Pierson, Dr. Roger Pace

    Disciplines Offered

    Communication Studies (COMM), College of Arts and Sciences, Undergraduate

    Program Dates

    Jan 15, 2017 - Jan 27, 2017

    Application Deadline

    Sep 28, 2016

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