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This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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*CCSA: Winter 2016/17 - London & Dublin: Two Capitals
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Winter
Description: LONDON & DUBLIN: TWO CAPITALS Program Dates: Dec. 26, 2016 - Jan. 08, 2017 CCSA Winter 2016/17: London & Dublin: Two Capitals APPLICATION DEADLINES: Scroll to Course Info Priority Deadline: September 16, 2016 Final Deadl ine:[...]
*CCSA: Winter 2016/17 - London Global Business
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Winter
Description: LONDON GLOBAL BUSINESS Program Dates: Dec. 26, 2016 - Jan. 08, 2017 CCSA Winter 2016/17: London Global Business APPLICATION DEADLINES: Scroll to Course Info Priority Deadline: September 16, 2016 Final Deadline: September 30, 201 6 Credit:[...]
*CCSA: Winter 2016/17 - London Sports & Media
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Winter
Description: LONDON SPORTS AND MEDIA Program Dates: Dec. 26, 2016 - Jan. 08, 2017 CCSA Winter 2016/17: London Sports & Media APPLICATION DEADLINES: Scroll to Course Info Priority Deadline: September 16, 2016 Final Deadline: September 30, [...]
*CCSA: Winter 2016/17 - London Theatre & Literature
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Winter
Description: LONDON THEATRE & LITERATURE Program Dates: Dec. 26, 2016 - Jan. 08, 2017 CCSA Winter 2016/17: London Theatre & Literature APPLICATION DEADLINES: Scroll to Course Info Priority Deadline: September 16, 2016 Final Deadline: [...]
*CCSA: Winter 2016/17 - London Winter
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Winter
Description: LONDON WINTER Program Dates: Dec. 26, 2016 - Jan. 08, 2017 CCSA Winter 2016/17: London Winter APPLICATION DEADLINES: Scroll to Course Info Priority Deadline: September 16, 2016 Final Deadline: September 30, 2016 Credit: 3 cre dit[...]
*KIIS: Executives in Zanzibar
Zanzibar, Tanzania

Terms: Winter
Description: Executives in Zanzibar Winter Open to professionals enrolled in executive MHA, MBA and MPA programs, the KIIS Executives in Zanzibar program is a two-week winter study abroad/internship program. Based in the world heritage sites of Zanzibar [...]
*KIIS: Experience Austria
Bregenz, Austria

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Austria Bregenz is a medium-size city of approximately 30,000 inhabitants rich in natural and cultural beauty. A city of regional importance dating back to the Romans, Bregenz lies just a few miles from the German and Swiss [...]
*KIIS: Experience Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Barcelona The KIIS Summer Program in Barcelona takes full advantage of this cosmopolitan seaport on the Mediterranean. Barcelona has long been home to innovation in the arts, design, and industry. The city is marked by each successive t ransformation,[...]
*KIIS: Experience Berlin
Berlin, Germany

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Berlin Based in Berlin's vibrant and centrally located Prenzlauer Berg district, the KIIS German Culture summer program affords participants a unique chance to explore Germany's thriving capital, art, culture, and history. Inst ruction[...]
*KIIS: Experience Caen (Semester)
Caen, France

Terms: Spring
Description: Experience Caen The KIIS Spring Semester program in Caen provides an ideal setting for students to experience French art, culture, history, and language. Students study at the Centre d’Enseignement du Francais pour Etrangers (CEFE) at the [...]
*KIIS: Experience Chile
Santiago, Chile

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Chile Chile is one of the most fascinating and developed countries in Latin America. Its physical beauty- including the Andes Mountains, vast Pacific Ocean, Atacama Desert, Lake District, and Tierra del Fuego- is matched only by its [...]
*KIIS: Experience China
Beijing, China; Luoyang, China; Shanghai, China; Xi'an, China

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience China The KIIS China program is primarily based in Xi'an, but also includes multiple-night travels to Beijing, Shanghai and Luoyang. Xi'an- the capital for 13 dynasties- enjoys 3,100 years of history and fame. Within the ol d[...]
*KIIS: Experience Costa Rica
Bahia Drake, Costa Rica; La Fortuna, Costa Rica; La Paz, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica; San Marcos de Tarrazu, Costa Rica

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Costa Rica Costa Rica offers students a challenging academic travel through breathtaking scenery, stirring cultural immersion, immense biodiversity, and a variety of exhilarating events. Through classroom activities and excursions, stu dents[...]
*KIIS: Experience Cuba
Cancun, Mexico; Havana, Cuba; Viñales, Cuba

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Cuba The KIIS Cuba program is a two-week intensive program that begins in Havana. Professors from the disciplines of Art History, Art and Journalism will co-teach an integrated seminar that investigates Havana with is amazing archi tecture,[...]
*KIIS: Experience Denmark
Copenhagen, Denmark

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Denmark The KIIS summer program in Denmark provides an ideal opportunity for hands-on learning in Biology, Geography, History, and Psychology, all while exploring the landscapes of this beautiful Scandinavian country. Bordering German y,[...]
*KIIS: Experience Ecuador
Baños, Ecuador; Coca, Ecuador; Cuenca, Ecuador; Galapagos, Ecuador; Guayaquil, Ecuador; Latacunga, Ecuador; Orellana, Ecuador; Papallacta, Ecuador; Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Ecuador   Ecuador embraces the natural beauty of this South American country: snowcapped volcanic peaks, lush rainforests and the famously spectacularGalapagos Islands. Open to students of all majors, the KIIS Ecu ador[...]
*KIIS: Experience Greece
Athens, Greece

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Greece The KIIS summer program in Greece offers students the chance to study and travel for five weeks in a country of dramatic natural beauty and rich cultural traditions. The fascinating culture of modern Greece provides the ideal s etting[...]
*KIIS: Experience Italy
Florence, Italy; Ostia, Italy; Rome, Italy; Siena, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Italy The KIIS summer program in Italy begins in Florence with an exploration of the city's world-class art and architecture. It then moves to the beautiful Tuscan city of Siena where students wander the enchan ting[...]
*KIIS: Experience Japan
Nara, Japan; Osaka, Japan; Tokyo, Japan

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Japan The KIIS summer program in Japan offers students an opportunity to discover one of the world’s most sophisticated and dynamic nations. A sublime blend of tradition and technology, Japan seamlessly fuses modern ar t[...]
*KIIS: Experience Merida (Semester)
Merida, Mexico

Terms: Fall
Description: Experience Mexico The KIIS Merida semester program in the city of Merida provides an ideal setting for students to study Spanish and learn about Mexican art, culture, ecology, and history. During the 90-day program, students take KIIS-specific [...]
*KIIS: Experience Merida, Mexico (Summer)
Cancun, Mexico; Merida, Mexico

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Mexico Merida, Mexico is an ideal location for students to experience a fusion of Mexican, Mayan, and European culture and to explore the wonders of the Yucatan.  The region boasts Chichen Itza, named as one of the New Seven W onders[...]
*KIIS: Experience Munich
Munich, Germany

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Munich Since 1988, the KIIS summer program in Munich has offered students advanced German-language study in this great Bavarian city and its beautiful environs. Students develop their language skills and experience [...]
*KIIS: Experience Paris I
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Paris The KIIS Paris I summer program offers Paris as its classroom, with a selection of courses designed to take full advantage of the city’s artistic treasures, intriguing history, respected literary traditions, and oth er[...]
*KIIS: Experience Paris II
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Paris II The KIIS Paris II summer program offers Paris as its classroom. Designed to take full advantage of the city’s abundant cultural resources, the Paris II program offers students a selection of advanced French-language c ourses[...]
*KIIS: Experience Regensburg (Semester)
Regensburg, Germany

Terms: Spring
Description: Jump to: About KIIS Regensburg | Accommodations | Courses Experience Germany Since 2002, the KIIS Spring Semester program in Regensburg has provided an ideal setting for students to experience German language, culture, and history.&nb sp;[...]
*KIIS: Experience Salzburg
Salzburg, Austria

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Salzburg Since 1990, the KIIS summer program in Salzburg, Austria has offered students a unique opportunity to study, practice, and perform music in this beautiful European city. Birthplace of Mozart and home to the world famousMoza rteum, Salzburg has[...]
*KIIS: Experience Segovia (Semester)
Segovia, Spain

Terms: Spring
Description: Jump to: About KIIS Spain | Accommodations | Courses Courses NEW FOR 2016! SPAN 306 Experiencing Spanish Abroad: Exploring Dimensions of Contemporary Spain (3 Hours*) SPAN 373 Spanish Civilization And Culture (3 Hours) SPAN 374 Liter ature[...]
*KIIS: Experience Slavic Europe
L'viv, Ukraine; Warsaw, Poland

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Slavic Europe The KIIS summer program in East Slavic Europe program is based in the city of L’viv (Ukraine). Despite numerous wars and invasions, this thousand-year-old urban center has preserved its architectural an d[...]
*KIIS: Experience Spain I
Segovia, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Spain I Since 1979, the KIIS Spain I summer program has offered students intermediate Spanish-language study in the charming city of Segovia. During this month-long program, students develop their language skills and immerse th emselves[...]
*KIIS: Experience Spain II
Segovia, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Spain II Since 1979, the KIIS Spain II summer program has offered students advanced Spanish-language study in the charming city of Segovia. During this month-long program, students develop their language skills and immerse them selves[...]
*KIIS: Experience Spain-May
Segovia, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Spain The KIIS two-week program in Segovia, Spain exposes students to Spanish culture and history by offering courses that are part of the General Education offerings for colleges and universities throughout the Commonwealth of Kent ucky[...]
*KIIS: Experience Tanzania
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Terms: Summer
Description: Experience Tanzania Capture the essence of Africa in an exciting five-week Tanzanian experience! Explore the Swahili culture, traditions, Indian Ocean beaches and natural riches.  The KIIS Tanzania program includes service-learning/int ernships[...]
*KIIS: Italy Winter
Florence, Italy; Rome, Italy; Siena, Italy

Terms: Winter
Description: Experience Italy in Winter The KIIS winter program in Italy is an eleven-day program that begins in the beautiful Tuscan city of Florence and ends in the country's magnificent capital, Rome. Students spend the first five days in Flore nce[...]
*KIIS: Maya Mexico Winter
Calakmul, Mexico; Campeche, Mexico; Cancun, Mexico; Merida, Mexico; Tulum, Mexico

Terms: Winter
Description: Maya Mexico Winter Program Overview Open to Honors and non-Honors students with a 3.2 GPA and above, this two-week Winter program introduces participants to the splendor of Mayan civilization and the present-day challenges facing the p eople[...]
*KIIS: Paris-Munich Winter
Munich, Germany; Paris, France

Terms: Winter
Description: Paris-Munich Winter The KIIS Paris-Munich program is an eleven-day program that begins in one of the most vibrant German cities, Munich, and ends in the City of Lights, Paris. Students spend the first five days in downtown Munich near most [...]
*Semester at Sea - Spring Voyage 2017
Accra, Ghana; Casablanca, Morocco; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Shanghai, China

Terms: Spring
Description: SPRING 2017   A VOYAGE AROUND THE WORLD STARTS: January 05, 2017 | ENDS: April 19, 2017 104 Days, 12 Cities, 11 Countries •Embark: San Diego, CA, United States •Honolulu, Hawaii, United States •Kobe, [...]
*WKU Exchange: Danish School of Media and Journalism (DSMJ)
Aarhus, Denmark

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: Danish School of Media and Journalism (DSMJ) About the University The Danish School of Media and Journalism in Aarhus has a student population of approximately 1,100 fulltime students. The campus is one of the largest and oldes t[...]
*WKU Exchange: EM Lyon Saint-Etienne Campus (Exchange)
St. Etienne, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: EM Lyon Saint-Etienne About the University Saint-Etienne has a small student population, therefore, the campus really does offer students a sense of community and intimacy. Now a part of the EM Lyon network of higher education [...]
*WKU Exchange: HZ University of Applied Sciences (Exchange)
Vlissingen, Netherlands

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: HZ University of Applied Sciences About the University Students will enjoy the colorful HZ campus along the Zeeland coastline in the southwest of the Netherlands. HZ offers a variety of campus activities, such as: international [...]
*WKU Exchange: Hanyang University International Summer School (Art only) (Exchange)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Summer
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: HANYANG UNIVERSITY INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL (HISS) About the University Hanyang University is one of Korea’s leading private comprehensive universities, ranked in the top five institutions of higher education nati onwide,[...]
*WKU Exchange: Jean Moulin - Lyon 3 University (Exchange)
Lyon, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: Jean Moulin-Lyon 3 University About the University Jean Moulin-Lyon-3 welcomes over 4,000 international students a year and enrolls about 27,000 students altogether. This school has an active campus life as it offers stud ents[...]
*WKU Exchange: Kansai Gaidai University (Exchange)
Osaka, Japan

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: KANSAI GAIDAI About the University Kansai Gaidai University is a globally and future-oriented institution and is the top ranked institution in Japan for the number of students studying abroad. Established in 1972, the Asian Stud ies[...]
*WKU Exchange: Konkuk University (Exchange)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: KONKUK UNIVERSITY About the University Konkuk University is a leading university in Seoul, Korea with a population of 21,000.  The university is located next to a busy student district brimming with restaurants and shops, [...]
*WKU Exchange: National Chengchi University (Exchange)
Taipei, Taiwan

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: NATIONAL CHENGCHI UNIVERSITY About the University National Chengchi University (NCCU) is a national co-educational research university first established in Nanjing, Jiangsu and now located in Taipei, Taiwan. It is considered [...]
*WKU Exchange: National Chung Hsing University (Exchange)
Taichung, Taiwan

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: NATIONAL CHUNG HSING UNIVERSITY (NCHU) About the University Founded as an agricultural college in 1919, NCHU has long served as a center for agricultural innovation. Today, NCHU has evolved into a research-oriented universi ty[...]
*WKU Exchange: Reutlingen University (Exchange)
Reutlingen, Germany

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: Reutlingen University About the University The Reutlingen University campus is home to one of Germany’s leading business schools. It was also deemed winner of Germany’s International University of the Year in 2010 a nd[...]
*WKU Exchange: Tecnológico de Monterrey-Querétaro Campus (ITESM) (Exchange)
Queretaro, Mexico

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: ITESM About the University Approximately 4,500 students and 600 international students. The campus if full of life! There is campus-wide wireless internet access, public transportation and lots of activities. Students can join [...]
*WKU Exchange: Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) (Exchange)
Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) About the University USFQ was founded in 1988 with the mission to provide Ecuador with a private institution that meets superior educational standards.  USFQ was named in hono r[...]
*WKU Exchange: Universitat Abat Oliba (UAO)
Barcelona, Spain

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: Universitat Abat Oliba CEU (UAO) About the University The Universitat Abat Oliba was established in 1973 and then became a private university in 2003 under the San Pablo CEU Foundation network. Since that time, the Universitat [...]
*WKU Exchange: University of East Anglia (Exchange)
Norwich, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: UNIVERSITY OF EAST ANGLIA About the University   Established in 1963, The University of East Anglia (UEA) is a public research university located in England in the city of Norwich. UEA offers 23 schools of study with in[...]
*WKU Exchange: Yeditepe University (Exchange)
Istanbul, Turkey; Istanbul, Turkey

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: Application Deadline Fall - August Spring - January Application procedure Term Dates Fall: September-January Spring: February -June Courses Ninety percent of Yeditepe University’s courses are in English. Students can choose fro m[...]
*WKU Exchange: Yonsei Univeristy (Exchange)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: YONSEI UNIVERSITY About the University Yonsei University is a comprehensive private university ranked among the top three institutions of higher education in South Korea. With over 650 partner institutions in 70 countries, Yon sei[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Biodiversity in Costa Rica- Group 1 (Gatton Academy Only)
San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Winter
Description: *RESTRICTED TO GATTON ACADEMY STUDENTS* Biodiversity in Costa Rica- Group 1 Dr. Martin Stone This course will expose students to many aspects of tropical biology while exploring habitats in a biodiversity hot-spot. Students will experience sev eral[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Biodiversity in Costa Rica- Group 2 (Gatton Academy Only)
San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Winter
Description: *RESTRICTED TO GATTON ACADEMY STUDENTS* Biodiversity in Costa Rica- Group 2 Dr. Keith Philips Students will gain a broad understanding and exposure to Neotropical biodiversity as well as conservation issues in Costa Rica. We will visit and stu dy[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Biology in South Africa
Hoedspruit, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa

Terms: Summer
Description:   Biology in South Africa South Africa has some of the most unusual and diverse organisms on the earth. These include the largest land mammal, the African elephant; the fastest land snake, the very venomous black mamba; the fossil-like fish, [...]
*WKU Faculty Led: China- Crossroad of the Modern and Traditional
Beijing, China; Harbin, China; Nanjing, China; Shanghai, China

Terms: Winter
Description: China- Introduction to Chinese Literature This course provides students with an overview of Chinese literature and helps them understand the historical, cultural, and philosophical values embedded in Chinese literature. This literature reflects th e[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Czech Republic & Central Europe Owensboro Sister Cities Program
Budapest, Hungary; Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic; Krakow, Poland; Olomouc, Czech Republic; Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria; Wroclaw, Poland

Terms: Summer
Description: This study abroad program is offered as part of the Owensboro-Olomouc Sister Cities program and has been in operation for nearly twenty years.  Students are able to take advantage of the relationship between the two cities to gain privileged acc ess[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Dance in Italy
Civitavecchia, Italy; Rome, Italy; Tolfa, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: DANCE IN ITALY The WKU Dance Company is a performance group oriented to training dancers the skills of performance through a variety of repertory created by faculty and Italian guest artist. The pre-professional dance student will have the oppor tunity[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Economics Down Under
Christchurch, New Zealand; Melbourne, Australia; Queenstown, New Zealand; Sydney, Australia; Wellington, New Zealand

Terms: Winter
Description: Explore economics in Australia and earn 6 credit hours during the 2017 Winter Term. The two classes will meet several times during the fall semester and culminate with a 19-day study abroad program in several key locations in Australia and New Zealan d. Courses[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Economics of Costa Rica
La Fortuna, Costa Rica; Parque Nacional Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica; Santa Elena, Costa Rica

Terms: Spring
Description: ECONOMICS OF COSTA RICA Sustainability in the global economy is a topic that is best learned through hands-on experience. Costa Rica is an ideal and beautiful country to explore and learn about how businesses maintain sustainable practices in an a ge[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Ecuador: Agriculture at the Equator
Ambato, Ecuador; Pillaro, Ecuador; Puyo, Ecuador; Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Spring
Description: AGRICULTURE AT THE EQUATOR Students will gain an appreciation for the land and climate of Ecuador, the political, religious, and cultural issues that affect the agriculture sector and Ecuador’s relationship with the global community.  [...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Explore Trinidad: African American Experience Abroad
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Terms: Summer
Description: Students will not only visit typical sites such as museums, monuments, government institutions, and research centers, but will also experience Trinidadian culture through daily interaction with locals and through their participation in cultural activ ities[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Fashion and Decor in France- Period Styles in Design
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Fashion and Dècor in France- Period Styles in Design How do designers of costume, scenery, and dècor create art that moves and inspires the viewer? How do these designers use their knowledge of artistic styles to create savvy and pow erful[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Field Biology- Conservation and Management of African Wildlife
Hoedspruit, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa

Terms: Summer
Description: In South Africa, wildlife management is privatized. Wildlife are frequently bought and sold, requiring intensive hands-on management. There is no place in the U.S. or in most African countries where students can experience and learn techniques of wil dlife[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: French Culture and Leadership
Lyon, France

Terms: Winter
Description: Students will have the unique opportunity of traveling to France to attend an International Leadership Seminar at IAE Lyon that attracts leaders in industry and education from around the world.  Seminar professors in past years have hailed from [...]
*WKU Faculty Led: From the Antiquities to the Present: Greek Leadership
Athens, Greece; Chania, Greece; Heraklion, Greece; Knossos, Greece; Olympia, Greece; Pella, Greece; Thessaloniki, Greece; Tsoutsouros, Greece; Vergina, Greece; Veroia, Greece

Terms: Summer
Description: FROM ANTIQUITY TO THE PRESENT: GREEK LEADERSHIP This study abroad to Greece and Crete offers a unique opportunity to explore how culture impacts leadership and how leadership has evolved over several millennia. Students, at the conclusion of th is[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Gatton Academy Summer Harlaxton Program
Grantham, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
*WKU Faculty Led: Go Argentina!
Buenos Aires, Argentina; Mendoza, Argentina

Terms: Summer
Description: GO ARGENTINA! Develop intercultural communication skills and learn about culture in the most fascinating city in South America…Buenos Aires. Wander the bustling streets and grand avenues of the city and then explore the numerous historic ne ighborhoods.[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Iceland: Perspectives and Realities of Climate Change
Akureyri, Iceland; Keflavik, Iceland; Reykjavik, Iceland; Vik, Iceland

Terms: Summer
Description: ICELAND: THE CLIMATE CHANGE CHALLENGE It has becoming increasingly apparent that students and faculty must possess a working knowledge of the science and public perception of climate change. Future adaptation and resilience to climate change depen ds[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: International Speech Pathology in Belgium
Gent, Belgium

Terms: Summer
Description: INTERNATIONAL SPEECH PATHOLOGY IN BELGIUM Students will gain personal insight into the role of speech-language therapists in Belgium and how services and reimbursement compare with those in the United States. Students will be provided with opportu nities[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: International Speech Pathology in Europe
Brussels, Belgium; Gent, Belgium; London, United Kingdom; Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Students will gain personal insight into the role of speech-language therapists in European countries and how services and reimbursement compare with those in the United States.  Students will be provided with opportunities to experience local c ultural[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Ireland: Mystic Landscapes of the Emerald Island
Ballycastle, Ireland; Belfast, Ireland; Derry, Ireland; Doolin, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Inis Mor, Ireland; Kilkenny, Ireland; Killarney, Ireland

Terms: Summer
Description: Students will be introduced to concepts in cultural geography through the exploration of supernatural landscapes that are interspersed within the Emerald Isle. Students will see first-hand how Ireland’s mixture of rich history and culture l end[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Italy: Music and the Arts in Florence
Florence, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Music & the Arts in Florence, Italy This academic program combines traditional classroom learning with cultural excursions and exploration of Florence and other Italian cities.  Excursions and concert attendance will help develop contextu al[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Italy: Venice- Art, Power, and Patronage
Venice, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Venice- The Drawing Room of Europe Venice, famously deemed "the drawing room of Europe" by Napoleon Bonaparte, has long been a leading center for innovation in the visual arts. A city built on the sea, its culture draws upon the rich her itage[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Morocco: Government & Politics of the Middle East
Agadir, Morocco; Boumalne Dades, Morocco; Casablanca, Morocco; Ceuta, Spain; Chefchaouen, Morocco; El Jadida, Morocco; Fes, Morocco; Marrakesh, Morocco; Merzouga, Morocco; Ouarzazate, Morocco; Rabat, Morocco; Tafraoute, Morocco; Tangier, Morocco; Tiznit, Morocco

Terms: Summer
Description: MOROCCO: GOVERNMENT & POLITICS OF THE MIDDLE EAST     PROGRAM LEADERS Dr. Sol Kiasatpour - soleiman.kiasatpour@wku.edu COURSES PS 365: Government & Politics of the Middle East* PS 407: Directed Studies in Go vernment PS[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Spain- Grand Granada, Engaging in Communication and Culture
Granada, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: "If you were to visit only one city in Spain, this should be Granada.” -Ernest Hemingway. Develop public speaking and intercultural communication skills, experience study abroad with a Spanish focus, and learn about culture in one of [...]
*WKU Faculty Led: Sustaining Leadership and Ecotourism in the Galapagos and Ecuador
Ambato, Ecuador; Baltra, Ecuador; Isabela, Ecuador; Pillaro, Ecuador; Quito, Ecuador; Tena, Ecuador

Terms: Winter
Description: SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT AND ECOTOURISM IN AMAZONIAN AND GALAPAGOS ECUADOR   This two-week adventure features opportunities to traverse the highlands of the Andes, explore the intricacies of the Galapagos, interact with local community member s,[...]
*WKU Faculty Led: The Jewels of Europe
Amsterdam, Netherlands; Berlin, Germany; Munich, Germany; Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: The course is an on-campus and seventeen-day study abroad course involving a program to The Netherlands, Germany and France with mandatory pre- and post-travel class meetings regarding the course subjects. An attempt is made to integrate historical, [...]
*WKU International Student Teaching
Baoding, China; Barcelona, Spain; Belize City, Belize; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Derbyshire, United Kingdom; Linkoping, Sweden; Piacenza, Italy; Quito, Ecuador; Seoul, South Korea; Werne, Germany; Westport, Ireland

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: International Student Teaching applicants are encouraged to contact Dr. Fred Carter about the application process, selection process, and placement. APPLICATION PROCEDURE: 1.Indicate an interest in an international student teaching experience by [...]
*WKU in England: Harlaxton College
Grantham, United Kingdom

Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer
Description:   in England Harlaxton College   OPEN TO ALL WKU STUDENTS WITH AT LEAST A 3.2 GPA!   WKU in England: Harlaxton (Semester Program) Harlaxton College is located in Grantham, England, a small town about an hour [...]
Direct Enroll: American University in Bosnia and Herzegovina Summer Abroad
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Terms: Summer
Description: v\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} o\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} w\:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);} .shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);} The AUBiH Peace and Conflict Studies Program focuses on topics such as Diplomacy and Internatio nal[...]
Direct Enroll: Hanyang International Summer School (HISS)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Summer
Description: WKU EXCHANGE: HANYANG INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL (HISS) About the University Hanyang University is one of Korea’s leading private comprehensive universities, ranked in the top five institutions of higher education nationwide, wit h[...]
Direct Enroll: NCCU International Summer School
Taipei, Taiwan

Terms: Summer
Semester at Sea - Fall Voyage 2016
Barcelona, Spain; Casablanca, Morocco; Dakar, Senegal; Guayaquil, Ecuador

Terms: Fall
Description: FALL 2016  THE MEDITERRANEAN, ATLANTIC, AND BEYOND STARTS: September 10, 2016 | ENDS: December 22, 2016 104 Days, 13 Cities, 12 Countries •Embark: Hamburg, Germany •Piraeus (Athens), Greece •Civitavecchia, Italy •Livorno ,[...]