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Study Abroad

HOLIDAY AND SHORT-TERM TRAVEL STUDY

Various short-term travel study opportunities are being offered for academic credit by West Virginia professors in 2017. They are generally less than three weeks in duration, involve travel to one or two countries, and require academic work as well as participation in a tour. Departure cities may vary. Travel study leaders should be contacted directly for further information.

Madrid, Spain

  • Dates May 30- June 29 or July 1-29 or May 30—July 29
  • Cost: $2,970 (one month) or $5,790 (two months)
  • Contact: Maria Carmen Riddel (riddelm@marshall.edu)
  • Institution: Marshall University

Trento, Italy

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STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES

Puebla, Mexico

The Global WV Mexico Program offers students an affordable academic and cultural summer study abroad experience in the historic city of Puebla, Mexico. During this 10-day program, students will explore the cultural identity of Mexico while earning 3 credits from West Virginia State University. Cost listed includes tuition (3-credits), housing, pre-departure advising, airport welcome, onsite director, cultural excursions, 24/7 emergency assistance, and comprehensive insurance. Does not include application fee ($100), refundable deposit ($500), passport ($145), airfare (approx. $450), meals and personal expenses (approx. $450).

FACULTY-LED STUDY ABROAD PROGRAMS

Faculty-led study abroad programs provide an excellent opportunity to experience foreign cultures. Students may engage the local culture through experiential education, on-site visits, excursions, homestays, and other opportunities for interactive learning. Available to all students from FACDIS institutions, credit is offered by the sponsoring West Virginia college or university.

Please visit WVU Faculty-Led Programs for a complete list of opportunities available from West Virginia University and the Marshall Faculty-Led Programs for a complete list of opportunities available from Marshall University.

OTHER STUDY ABROAD OPPORTUNITIES

For all West Virginia University and Marshall University study abroad programs please visit their websites.