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Programs : Featured
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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American College of Norway: Full Semester
Moss, Norway

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: WCU's partnership with the American College of Norway allows students to spend a full semester abroad in Moss, Norway.  About ACN American College of Norway (ACN) was founded in 1991 to offer an international American [...]
Center for Global Education at Augsburg College (CGE): Social Work in a Latin American Context
Cuernavaca, Mexico

Terms: Spring
Description: The Social Work in a Latin American Context program was jointly created in 2003 by a collaboration of CSWE accredited social work programs in the Minnesota/South Dakota area and has since added partner schools and students from institutions on the [...]
Conference, Research, or Performance Abroad
Non-Affiliate Location, United States

Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer I, Summer II, Winter
Description: Students who are travelling overseas to represent West Chester University individually at a conference, for a research project, or for a performance must register online.  Click the Apply Now button above to begin.
Exchange Program: Chinese Culture University of Taiwan (Exchange)
Taipei, Taiwan

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has a exchange agreement with Chinese Culture University in Yangmingshan in Shilin District, Taipei, Taiwan forstudents wishing to spend a semester abroad. Please click here for more information about Chinese Cultural Univ ersity. Students[...]
Exchange Program: Hosei University
Tokyo, Japan

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has an exchange agreement with Hosei University in Tokyo, Japan.  During the Academic Year of 2014/15, 2 students from each institution will be participating in this exchange during both the fall and spring semesters. &nb sp;For[...]
Exchange Program: Mary Immaculate College - Ireland (Exchange)
Limerick, Ireland

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has a exchange agreement with Mary Immaculate College in Ireland.  Please click here to access the home page and browse their course listings to see if this program is a fit.  This agreement was initiated by WCU&# 39;s[...]
Exchange Program: Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica
Heredia, Costa Rica

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has a exchange agreement with the Universidad de Costa Rica in Heredia, Costa Rica. Please click here to access the home page and browse their course listings to see if this program is a fit. Students who participate [...]
Exchange Program: University of Kassel - Germany (Exchange)
Kassel, Germany

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has a exchange agreement with the University of Kassel in central Germany for students wishing to spend a semester abroad. Please click here for more information about the University of Kassel. Students who partic ipate[...]
Exchange Program: University of Ulsan - South Korea (Exchange)
Ulsan, South Korea

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has an exchange agreement with the University of Ulsan in South Korea. Click here for more information about the University of Ulsan. Contact Jeff Conradi, jconradi@wcupa.edu for more information.
Exchange Program: University of the West Indies: Trinidad and Tobago
St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has a exchange agreement with the University of the West Indies in Trinidad and Tobago. Please click here to access the home page and browse their course listings to see if this program is a fit.  This agreement was in itiated[...]
IAU- J-Term
Aix-en-Provence, France; Athens, Greece; Casablanca, Morocco; Cordoba, Spain; Granada, Spain; London, United Kingdom; Marseille, France; Paris, France; Prague, Czech Republic; Rabat, Morocco; Rome, Italy

Terms: Winter
Description: Overview IAU College is pleased to offer four January Term Programs. These programs are designed for students interested in an academic and cultural experience abroad. The academic component of each program consists of a series of briefings from l eading[...]
IAU/WCU Travelling Seminar in France, Morrocco, Gibralter, and Spain
Aix-en-Provence, France; Casablanca, Morocco; Cordoba, Spain; Gibraltar, Gibraltar; Granada, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Marrakech, Morocco; Marseille, France; Paris, France; Rabat, Morocco; Sevilla, Spain; Toledo, Spain

Terms: Winter
Description: WCU/IAU CO-SPONSORED PROGRAM J-TERM TRAVELING SEMINAR Europe and the Islamic World   WCU and IAU College's co-sponsored January Term (J-Term) Traveling Seminar is designed for students interested in an academic and cultur al[...]
Media In Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Terms: Summer II
Description:       Media in Ireland   Dub C in Dublin! River Liffey in Dublin Program Description Spend July exploring the media of Ireland!  The program will run in the second summer session of 2015, from [...]
Spring Break: Building Partnerships through Service Learning in Guatemala
Guatemala City, Guatemala

Terms: Spring
Description: All students who have been selected to participate in the Bulding Partnerships through Service Learning in Guatemala program in Guatemala City, Guatemala led by Dr. Ana Sanchez must hit the "Apply Now" button above and complete the posted f orms. [...]
Spring Break: Criminal Justice in London
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Spring
Description: Dr. Mary Brewster from the Department of Criminal Justice will be teaching a Spring Semester Course CRJ 455 - Topical Seminar.  All students that have been approved to enroll in this course must hit the "Apply Now" button to begin and [...]
Spring Break: ESS348/548 Geological Field Studies in Costa Rica
San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Spring
Description: Students participating in the ESS 348/548 Geological Field Studies Program in Costa Rica must hit the "Apply Now" button above and complete all of the posted online forms. 
Spring Break: Educating Youth Across Borders in Costa Rica
Malpais, Costa Rica

Terms: Spring
Description: The Educating Youth Without Borders Programs is new in 2015.  12 Students from the College of Education have been selected to travel to Malpais, Costa Rica and perform a variety of service projects at 3 local schools, including building a mural [...]
Spring Break: Nutrition in Italy
Florence, Italy

Terms: Spring
Description: All Students who have been selected to participate in the Spring Break 2015 Food and Nutrition in Italy Program with Dr. Subach and Dr. Karpinski must complete the posted forms.  Please hit the "Apply Now" button to begin.  For in formation[...]
Spring Break: Special Education in The Bahamas
Eleuthera, Bahamas

Terms: Spring
Description: WCU offers the opportunity for Education students to travel to the island of Eleuthera in The Bahamas and work directly with Special Education students during Spring Break.  Participants have been selected for 2015 will need to hit the "app ly[...]
Spring Break: Student Leadership in Greece
Athens, Greece

Terms: Spring
Description: All students currently registered to participate in the 2015 Student Leadership Spring Break Program in Greece, must hit "apply now" and complete the posted set of forms. A direct link to the tour's homepage is located here. For m ore[...]
Spring Break: Tropical Ecology in Puerto Rico
San Juan, Puerto Rico

Terms: Spring
Description: During the spring semester, qualifying students have the opportunity to enroll in BIO 435 Course Topics in Biology - Tropical Ecology with Dr. Jessica Schedlbauer, which will travel to Puerto Rico during Spring Break.  It will be an intensive, f ield-based[...]
Student Teaching in the Bahamas
Eleuthera, Bahamas

Terms: Spring
Description: The 6 Participants that have been selected for Student Teaching in the Bahamas in the Spring of 2015 will need to hit the "apply now" and digitally  sign or upload the posted items to complete their file.   Students interest ed[...]
Summer at Guizhou University in China
Guizhou, China

Terms: Summer I
Description: Through a partnership with the University of Guizhou, students can take up to 6 credits in China this summer.  Please contact Dr. William Lalicker from the Department of English or Dr. Yunong Zhou from the Department of Languages and cultures, o r[...]
Summer: HIS 460: Field Study,Tour of Turkey
Istanbul, Turkey

Terms: Summer II
Description: This Summer, join History Professor Dr. Elizabeth Urban in Turkey, where she will be teaching HIS 460: Field Studies in History during a comprehensive tour of eastern Turkey. This program is run through EF College study tours, click here to view t he[...]
Summer: Spanish and Service Learning in Isla Mujeres, Mexico
Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the summer of 2015, WCU is offering the unique opportunity for students to take Introductory Spanish II  (SPA 102) or ESP  300, Latin America Civilization and Culture in beautiful Isla Mujeres, Mexico.  Click here for all of the de tails,[...]
Summer: Applied Nursing Research in Padua, Italy
Padua, Italy

Terms: Summer I
Description: Designed for Junior Nursing Majors, Dr. Cheryl Monturo will be teaching NSG 313: Applied Nursing Research this Summer at Padua University in Padua, Italy.  It includes a thorough understanding of the mechanism by which evidence is developed in cluding[...]
Summer: Chinese Economy
Beijing, China; Shanghai, China

Terms: Summer I
Description: Study Abroad in Beijing and Shanghai China - Summer 1 2015 This program is designed to give students an overview about the transformation of the Chinese economy and its challenges ahead. Students will travel to Beijing & Shanghai to visit [...]
Summer: Communication Sciences and Disorders Study Abroad in Costa Rica
San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Post Summer
Description: During the Post Summer Session of 2015, Dr. Patricia Swasey Washington will be offering SPP 590, a one credit independent study course for students who are selected to travel to Costa Rica to study Communication Sciences and Disorders.  Please c ontact[...]
Summer: Criminal Justice in Peru with Voices4Peru
Lima, Peru

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the Summer of 2015, WCU has developed an opportunity for students to take the course CRJ-455 Desistence from Gang Activity; Findings from Club Deportivo Dan in Lima, Peru, offered by Criminal Justice Professor Dr. Michael Antonio.  Please con tact[...]
Summer: Healthcare in the UK with Dr. Cheryl Schlamb
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the Summer of 2015, Dr. Cheryl Schlamb is offering NSG 318: Special Topics in Nursing: Exploration of Global Health in London, England. You've probably heard that the British Healthcare system has something to teach us back home.  Lear n[...]
Summer: IAGS Conference with Dr. Brenda Gaydosh
Yerevan, Armenia

Terms: Summer II
Description: WCU students will be particpating in the International Association of Genocide Scholars Conference (IAGS) in Yerevan, Armenia, commerating 100 years since the Armenian Genocide.  Please contact faculty leader Dr. Brenda Gaydosh from th e[...]
Summer: Modern Physics in London (Physics 240)
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer II
Description: WCU Physics Professor Dr. Matthew Waite will once again offer Modern Physics in London (Physics 240) in the summer of 2015.  If you are interested in enrolling in this program, please contact Dr. Waite prior to completing this online application [...]
Summer: PASSHE Honors Program in Norway 2015
Moss, Norway

Terms: Summer I
Description: This Summer at the American College of Norway, WCU Professor Dr. Kevin Dean will be leading students selected from honors programs at all 14 institutions of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education.  One selected, students must click [...]
Summer: Study Abroad in Ecuador
Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Summer II
Description: During Summer II Session of 2015, Dr. Cristobal Cardemil-Krause from the Department of Languages and Dr. Christine Mariconi from the Department of Nursing have partnered with the Andean Center for Latin American Studies (ACLAS) to offer a service-lea rning[...]
Summer: Sustainable Urban Policy From a Global Perspective: England
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer I
Description: This Summer, WCU Professor Dr. Jeremy Phillips is offering a unique opportunity for students in the Master of Public Administration Program to take PPA 510: Topics in Public Administration: Sustainable Policy From a Global Pespective as a hybrid cou rse,[...]
Summer: Tour of Italy and Greece with Professor Daniela Ciceri
Athens, Greece; Rome, Italy

Terms: Summer I
Description: All students who have enrolled in the Tour of Italy and Greece Program through EF College Study Tours, led by  Dr. Daniela Ciceri, Italian Professor from the Department of Languages and Cultures, must click the "Apply Now" button to [...]
Summer: US-China Student Summit
Beijing, China; Shanghai, China

Terms: Summer I
Description: For the second straight year, Department of Marketing Faculty Member Dr. Liz Wang will be leading a group of WCU students attending the U.S.-China Student Summit. Please follow the link and contact Dr. Wang to learn more about this exciting opportuni ty.[...]
Summer: WCU in Cuba
Havana, Cuba

Terms: Summer I, Winter
Description: WCU in Cuba!  Details, including final cost, are still pending regarding the Summer 2015 version of the program.  Please see below for the most updated information and contact program leaders Dr. Gloria Hernandez or Dr. Stacy Schlau with an y[...]
Summer: WCU in Rwanda
Kigali, Rwanda

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the Summer of 2015, WCU will be running it's second annual program in Rwanda.  Please contact Dr. Aaron Rundus, arundus@wcupa.edu, Dr. Rebecca Chancellor, rchancellor@wcupa.edu for program details.  Please click here to view an [...]
Summer:Allied Healthcare Disciplines in Spain
Barcelona, Spain

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the summer of 2015, Dr. Scott Heinerichs along wtih Dr. Melissa Reed will be teaching a special topics course, SMD 400 and KIN473 in Barcelona, Spain for direct WCU credit. All students currently registered for the course both through EF Colleg e[...]
WCU Nursing in South Africa
Cape Town, South Africa

Terms: Winter, Year
Description: Spend 25 days in South Africa for a foundational experience in your career in Nursing or interest in Women's Health, Global Health of Women and Children, HIV/AIDS pandemic, Mindfulness Medication and Compassion.  [...]
WCU in Norway - Summer 2015
Moss, Norway

Terms: Summer I
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION AND ITINERARY Program Name: Summer Study in Norway Host Institution  American College of Norway   ACADEMICS Visit the American College of Norway website for course information, http://www.americancollege .no/[...]
WCU/Actilingua in Austria
Vienna, Austria

Terms: Summer I
Description: In the Summer of 2015, WCU is offering the inaugural WCU/Actilingua in Austria program with Dr. Joseph Moser from the Department of Languages and Cultures Course Offerings: 6 credits of German, such as Ger 201 and 202 or higher depending on place ment Accommodations: Home-stay[...]
WCU/IAU College in Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain

Terms: Summer I
Description: Summer 2015-  Join WCU Languages and Cultures Professors Dr. Maria Van Liew and Dr. Israel Sanz in Barcelona, Spain through a partnership with IAU College! Please click here to download a flyer.       You must apply dire ctly[...]
Winter Session: Rafiki Africa Foundation Program
Kisumu, Kenya

Terms: Winter
Description: All students who have been selected to the 2015 Rafiki Foundation Program with Dr. Beatrice Adera and Dr. Claire Verdan must hit the "apply now" button above and the complete the posted set of forms.  Click here to download a budget sh eet[...]
Winter Session: WCU in Costa Rica
Heredia, Costa Rica

Terms: Winter
Description: Study Abroad in Costa Rica at the Universidad Nacional with WCU Professor Ana Sanchez! Winter Session 2015   WCU's winter program in Costa Rica is usually one of the university's most popular study abroad programs, applications are be ing[...]