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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.
Featured Programs
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*WCU Summer in Austria: Actilingua in Vienna
Vienna, Austria

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Students will earn 6 pass/fail transfer credits at WCU in either German 201 and 202 or at a higher level depending on the students placement in German. Students will receive 80 hrs of instruction from Actilingua (a language schoo l[...]
*WCU Summer in Costa Rica - Communication Sciences & Disorders in San Jose
San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Costa Rica study abroad experience is a component of the Bilingual Emphasis Course Sequence (BECS) in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at West Chester University. Students will engage in Spanish language [...]
*WCU Summer in England: Modern Physics in London
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This class is the 2nd year physics course in 20th c. or “Modern Physics”.  It is a continuation of where Physics I & II stop, with PHY170/180 (or PHY130/140) as prerequisites.  It will consist of two wee ks[...]
*WCU Summer in France: French Language and Culture in Lyon, France
Lyon, France

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM LOCATION Lyon is one of the most exciting cities in France! It has been voted France’s number 1 student city and the top weekend touristic  destination. Known as the “Capital of Gastronomy”, Lyon has a rich history an d[...]
*WCU Summer in Germany: Frauke Schnell Memorial: What Makes Democracy Work? Diversity and Dialogue in the US and Germany
Bad Bevensen, Germany; Berlin, Germany

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This program is held at the Gustav Stresemann Institute in Bad Bevensen, Germany, which specializes in building cross-cultural community between German and American students, as they participate in project-based activities in the [...]
*WCU Summer in Honduras - Nutrition Assessment, Education and Service
San Francisco de Yojoa, Honduras

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION  This is an international nutrition service program in Honduras that is open to all graduate, undergraduate, and minor Nutrition students, and undergraduate Nursing and Health students at WCU. The program will offer students [...]
*WCU Summer in Ireland: The Irish Media Experience
Dublin, Ireland; Galway, Ireland; Limerick, Ireland

Terms: Summer
Description: Media in Ireland River Liffey in Dublin PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Irish Media Experience offers students a unique opportunity to gain exposure to and appreciate the evolution of media systems in one of the most dynamic environments in Eur ope:[...]
*WCU Summer in Italy - Food & Sustainable Cultural Heritage in Perugia, Italy
Perugia, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This extraordinary program involves students in an active anthropological research project while introducing them to Italian culture in the best way possible—through its delicious food and rich cultural heritage! We will [...]
*WCU Summer in Italy - Theater Production in Calabria, Italy
Calabria, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Students will travel to Italy, to learn the 500 year old traditions of the Commedia dell’Arte along with traditional Italian puppetry, stage combat, and Ancient Greek theatre. They will work with international theatre artis ts[...]
*WCU Summer in Kenya - Social Work Field Placement in Nairobi
Nairobi, Kenya

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This program provides an opportunity for Undergraduate Social Work students to travel to Kenya for a short-term field immersion opportunity.  Students may pair this experience with their junior year field placement, work wit h[...]
*WCU in France: Le Mans University (Exchange)
Le Mans, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has an exchange partnership with Le Mans University (Universite du Maine-Le Mans). WCU students wishing to participate in this exchange program have the options of studying French language and culture, English, history, and li terature[...]
*WCU in Ireland: Mary Immaculate College (Exchange)
Limerick, Ireland

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has an exchange partnership with Mary Immaculate College in Ireland. This agreement was initiated by WCU's College of Education, but they also offer courses in the Liberal Arts.  Please click here to visit MIC's w ebsite[...]
*WCU in Japan: Hosei University in Tokyo (Exchange)
Tokyo, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: West Chester University has an exchange agreement with Hosei University in Tokyo, Japan. Each year, students from each institution will be participating in this exchange during both the fall and spring semesters. WCU students approved to participate [...]
*WCU in the Bahamas: Student Teaching Experience
Eleuthera, Bahamas

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Accepted students will complete the special education portion of their student teaching practicum on the impoverished island of Eleuthera in The Bahamas. This is a remote island with limited resources, school materials are sc arce[...]