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Academic Year & Semester Programs

The following list represents H-SC Endorsed Study Abroad Programs chosen for compatibility with the College's goals and curriculum, the living and classroom status at the host institution, and the program's location. All financial aid, including Federal, State, and H-SC-administered aid/scholarships, may apply to the cost of tuition, housing, and food expense for these programs. Study abroad programs not on this list are considered "Supplementary Programs." Students must arrange prior approval to participate in any supplementary program; acceptance is not guaranteed, and H-SC-administered aid is not available. The GPA noted is required by the host institution.


Flag of Argentina ARGENTINA
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

Universidad de Buenos Aires, GPA 3.0
Universidad del Museo Social Argentino, GPA 3.0
Instituto Universitario Nacional de Arte, GPA 3.0
Universidad Torcuato di Tella, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University
University sites in Buenos Aires and Mendoza:

  • Universidad de Buenos Aires, GPA 3.0, two campuses
  • Universidad Católica Argentina, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad del Salvador, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad Torcuato Di Tella, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad de Congreso, GPA 3.0

All courses taught in Spanish. GPA 3.0 plus 2 years of college level Spanish.
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Flag of Australia AUSTRALIA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

Murdoch University, Perth and the University of the South Pacific, Fiji. GPA 2.5
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • 2 University sites (Sydney and Melbourne), GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University
17 University sites available throughout the country, including:

  • Australian National University, Canberra. GPA 3.0
  • Flinders University, GPA 2.5
  • Griffith University, GPA 2.5
  • James Cook University, Cairns. GPA 2.8
  • Macquarie University, Sydney. GPA 2.5
  • Monash University, Melbourne. GPA 3.0
  • Murdoch University, Perth. GPA 2.6
  • Southern Cross University, Lismore. GPA 2.5
  • University of Adelaide. GPA 2.8
  • University of Melbourne. GPA 3.0
  • University of New South Wales, Sydney. GPA 3.0
  • University of Queensland, Brisbane. GPA 3.0
  • University of Sydney. GPA 3.0
  • University of Tasmania, Hobart. GPA 2.5
  • University of Technology, Sydney. GPA 3.0
  • University of Western Australia, Perth. GPA 3.0
  • University of Wollongong. GPA 3.0

Internships available at some sites.
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Austria  AUSTRIA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

University of Salzburg, Salzburg. GPA 2.5
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • University of Vienna, GPA 3.0

German language courses and courses in English at the IES Center.
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300


Flag of Brazil  BRAZIL
Rio de Janeiro
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300 


Flag of Botswana  BOTSWANA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

University of Botswana, GPA 2.5
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437


Chile  CHILE
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

Pontificia Universidad Catolica, GPA 3.0
Universidad de Chile, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

 IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad de Chile, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad Diego Portales, GPA 3.0
  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, GPA 3.0
  • Universidad de Valparaiso, GPA 3.0

All courses taught in Spanish. GPA 3.0 plus 2 years of college level Spanish.
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


China   CHINA
Alliance for Global Education

Fudan University, GPA 3.0
Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, GPA 3.0
Beijing Language and Cultural University, GPA 3.0
Xi'an International Studies University, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.allianceglobaled.org, 1-888-232-8379

G-MEO Study Abroad in China

  • Chengdu American Center for Study Abroad, Sichuan University, GPA 2.5
  • Suzhou: Xi'an Jiaotong Liverpool University, GPA 2.5
  • Suzhou: Soochow University, GPA 2.5
  • Wuhan: Huazhong University of Science and Technology, GPA 2.5
    Contact: http://www.gmeochina.com/, 1-212-785-0812

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • Beijing Foreign Studies University, GPA 3.0
  • Shanghai, Jao Tung University, GPA 3.0
  • Yunnan University, GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Wake Forest University /SASASAAS

  • Beijing Institute of Education, GPA 3.0

Chinese language; culture studies (in English). Fall semester only. No prior Chinese language required.
Contact: http://studyabroad.wakeforest.edu, 1-336-758-5938
CET Academic Programs, www.cetacademicprograms.com , 1-800-225-4262


Costa Rica   COSTA RICA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

  • Veritas University, San Jose, GPA 2.60

Choose between a 12 week or 16/17 week program. Earn up to 20 credits taking courses in Spanish language plus electives in English or advanced literature and linguistics in Spanish.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University  

  • Universidad Nacional, Heredia, GPA 3.0

All courses taught in Spanish. Two years of college level Spanish. Coursework includes language, "History of Costa Rica," plus 3 or 4 courses from the university.
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Cuba CUBA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

Universidad de La Habana, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Czech Republic  CZECH REPUBLIC
AIFS
: American Institute for Foreign Study

Charles University, Prague. GPA 3.0

Czech language course optional; all other courses in English. Art history, literature, religion, economics, psychology, history.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437


Denmark  DENMARK
DIS: Danish Institute for Study Abroad

Copenhagen, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.dis.dk, 1-800-247-3477


Ecuador  ECUADOR
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

Universidad San Francisco de Quito Program, GPA 3.0

A minimum of six semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent is required. Priority given to students who took Spanish the semester preceding anticipated study in Ecuador.
Contact: www.iesabroad.org,  1-800-995-2300


England   ENGLAND
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

Richmond, The American International University, London, GPA 2.5
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

Hollins University

  • Hollins Program in London, GPA 2.5

Contact: http://www.hollins.edu/studyabroad/london/index.shtml , 1-800-511-6612

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • City University, London, GPA 3.0
  • Courtauld Institute of Art, London, GPA 3.0
  • Queen Mary University, London, GPA 3.0
  • School of Oriental and African Studies, London, GPA 3.0
  • Slade School of Fine Art, U. of London, GPA 3.0
  • University College, London, GPA 3.0
  • Mountview Academy of Theater Arts, GPA 3.0
  • Study London, GPA 3.0
  • Theater Studies, GPA 3.0
  • Oxford, St. Catherine's College, GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University
23 University sites available. Full range of courses; some Internships available.

  • University of London, Birkbeck. GPA 2.8
  • Cambridge University. GPA 3.8
  • City University, London. GPA 3.0
  • King's College London. GPA 3.3
  • Lancaster University, Lancaster. GPA 2.8
  • London School of Economics/Political Science. GPA 3.3
  • Middlesex University, London. GPA 2.8
  • Oxford University. GPA 3.4 - 3.7 depends on Dept.
  • Queen Mary, University of London. GPA 3.0
  • Royal Hollaway, University of London. GPA 3.0
  • SOAS, University of London. GPA 3.0
  • Trinity Laban, London. GPA 3.0
  • University College London and Slade School of Fine Art. GPA 3.3
  • University of Bristol. GPA 3.2
  • University of East Anglia, Norwich. GPA 2.8
  • University of Essex, Colchester. GPA 3.0
  • University of Kent, Canterbury. GPA 3.0
  • University of Leeds. GPA 3.0
  • University of Nottingham. GPA 3.0
  • University of Sussex, Brighton. GPA 3.0
  • University of Warwick, Coventry. GPA 3.0
  • University of Westminster, London. GPA 2.8
  • University of York. GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229

INSTEP: The Institute of Economic and Political Studies

London School of Economics & Political Science

  • Year only, GPA 3.3

Direct Enrollment
Contact: www.lse.ac.uk/collections/general course

St. Anne's College of Oxford University  Virginia Program at Oxford
H-SC and Six Cooperating Colleges in Virginia

   http://www.vaoxford.org/   

  • A six-week summer only program at St. Anne's College, Oxford, England following the English system of lectures and tutorials. Subjects include literature, history, and society of 16th-17th century England. 6 hours credit.
    Contact: Prof. Shirley Kagan, skagan@hsc.edu, phone: 434-223-6266

France   FRANCE
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

College International de Cannes. GPA 2.5
University of Grenoble, GPA 2.5
University of Paris IV (Sorbonne), GPA 2.5

French language (elementary thru advanced); other courses taught in English.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

Hollins University

IAU: Institute of American Universities

  • Aix-en-Provence, GPA 3.0. French language and culture; other courses taught in English (Art/Architecture, International Studies, Humanities, Psychology, etc.).
  • Avignon, GPA 3.0. All courses in French.
    Contact: http://www.iaufrance.org,  1-800-221-2051

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • Nantes, France, GPA 3.30
  • Paris, France, GPA 3.30
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Sweet Briar College

  • Junior Year in France (Paris), GPA 3.0 and 3.2
    Junior Year in France (Nice), GPA 3.0 and 3.5

Universities of Paris III, IV or VII, with intensive language prep at Institut d'Etudes Francaises de Touraine. All courses taught in French. 2 years pre-college French and 2 years college-level French.
Contact: www.jyf.sbc.edu, 434-381-6281

Wells College  


Germany  GERMANY
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, GPA 3.0
European Union Studies in Freiburg, GPA 3.0

Visits to Brussels, OECD in Paris and UN in Geneva.  German language course mandatory; along with Political Science, Business, and Economics taught in English.

  • Albeit Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg, GPA 3.0

All courses taught in German, for language majors.
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Antioch Education Abroad

  • Eberhard-Karls-Universität (Tübingen University), GPA 2.50

This program encourages complete immersion while supporting the needs of American students abroad and is perfect for students who want independence and the opportunity to tailor aspects of their overseas study to their own particular skills and interests.
Contact: http://aea.antioch.edu/germany/index.html,1-800-874-7986


Ghana  GHANA
AIFS Abroad

University of Ghana, Accra GPA 2.5

Contact: www.aifsabroad.com 1-800-727-2437


Greece  GREECE
College Year in Athens

Ancient Greek Civilization, GPA 2.5

East Mediterranean Area Studies. Language, History, Archaeology, Religion, Philosophy, etc.
Contact: www.cyathens.org;  617-868-8200


Hungary   HUNGARY
St. Olaf College, Minnesota

Budapest Semesters in Mathematics, GPA 2.50

This program is available to junior and senior mathematics and computer science majors. All courses in English; Hungarian language course optional.
Contact: www.budapestsemesters.com, 507-645-6440


India  INDIA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

University of Hyderabad, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

Alliance for Global Education

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • University of Dehli, GPA 3.0
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Alliance for Global Education

  • Manipal University, GPA 3.0

Ireland   IRELAND
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

University of Limerick, GPA 2.9
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

BEI: Irish-American Scholars Program

IES: Dublin

  • Dublin Irish General Studies Program, GPA 3.0
  • Dublin City University, GPA 3.0
  • Theater Performance, GPA 3.0
  • Trinity College Dublin, GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University
7 College and University sites available:

  • Burren College of Art, Ballyvaughan. GPA 3.0
  • National University of Ireland, Galway. GPA 3.0
  • National University of Ireland, Maynooth. GPA 3.0
  • Trinity College, Dublin. GPA 3.3
  • University College, Cork. GPA 3.0
  • University College, Dublin. GPA 3.0
  • University of Limerick. GPA 2.8
    Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229

Italy   ITALY
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

Florence, Richmond International University, GPA 2.5
Rome, Richmond International University, GPA 2.5 

No previous Italian language required; studio art available; wide range of courses in English.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

Duke University

  • Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies in Rome, GPA 3.0

Roman and Greek studies (language, history, archaeology, literature, etc.). Courses taught in English except for languages.
Contact: http://studyabroad.duke.edu/home/Programs, 919-684-2174

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • Milan, GPA 3.0
  • Rome, GPA 3.0
  • Siena (Tuscany), GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Japan  JAPAN
IES
: Institute for the International Education of Students

Meikai University, GPA 3.0
Nanzan University, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300


Mexico  MEXICO
IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

Universidad Autonoma de Yucatan, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Morocco  MOROCCO
IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

Rabat - Université Mohammed V, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300


Netherlands  THE NETHERLANDS
IES:  Institute for the International Education of Students

Universiteit van Amsterdam, GPA 3.0
Amsterdam School of Music, GPA 3.0
Amsterdam, Gerrit Rietveld Academie, GPA 3.0
Amsterdam,  Pre-Law, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300


New Zealand   NEW ZEALAND
AIFS:  American Institute of Foreign Study

Victoria University, Wellington, GPA 2.7
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students 

  • University of Auckland, GPA 3.0
  • University of Canterbury, GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

  • Victoria University of Wellington. GPA 2.7
  • University of Canterbury, GPA 3.0
  • University of Auckland. GPA 3.0
  • University of Otago, GPA 3.0
  • Massey University, GPA 2.75
    Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229

Peru  PERU
IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Poland  POLAND
CIEE:
Council on International Educational Exchange

Warsaw School of Economics, GPA 3.0
Contact: http://www.ciee.org/study-abroad/poland/warsaw/central-european-studies/#1rightForYou, 1-800-40-STUDY


Russia  RUSSIA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

St. Petersburg State Polytechnic University, GPA 2.5.

Seminars in English, or Russian for advanced language students.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437


Scotland   SCOTLAND
IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

University of Edinburgh, including the Parliamentary Internship Program, GPA 3.0
University of Glasgow, GPA 3.0
Glasgow School of Art, GPA 3.0
University of Stirling, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229

University of St. Andrews, Fife

  • University of St. Andrews, Fife, GPA 3.0 **Beginning Fall 2011, GPA 3.2**

Direct Enrollment
Contact: www.st-andrews.ac.uk/int/


South Africa  SOUTH AFRICA
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

Stellenbosch University, South Africa, GPA 2.50
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students


South Korea  SOUTH KOREA
GlobaLinks Learning Abroad

Korea University, South Korea, GPA 2.50
Contact: http://www.asialearn.org/universities/korea_university/, 1-800-980-0033


Spain   SPAIN
AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study

University of Salamanca, GPA 2.5 
University of Granada, GPA 2.5
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, GPA 2.8

All courses taught in Spanish for language majors; associated with the University of Seville, two years college Spanish with one course beyond the intermediate 300 level. Intensive language prep. Granada has Spanish courses with English summaries and other courses taught in English.
Contact: www.aifsabroad.com, 1-800-727-2437

IES: Institute for the International Education of Students

  • Universitat Barcelona, GPA 3.0-3.2
  • Universidad Complutense de Madrid, GPA 3.0-3.20-all courses taught in Spanish
  • Universidad de Salamanca, GPA 3.0-3.2
  • Universidad de Granada, GPA 3.0

All levels of Spanish language, some courses in English; internships available in business and social agencies.
Contact: www.iesabroad.org, 1-800-995-2300

Sweet Briar College

  • Junior Year at Seville, GPA 3.0

All courses in Spanish, plus two years college Spanish with one course beyond the intermediate 300 level. Intensive language prep.
Contact: http://www.jys.sbc.edu/ , 434-381-6334

Instituto Franklin- Universidad de Alcalá, Alcalá de Heneras, Spain

  • Instituto Franklin- Universidad de Alcalá-Madrid, Spain

Courses are designed for students of all levels of language competencies from beginners to near-native fluency.
Contact http://www.institutofranklin.net/en/academic-programs/spanish-studies  

University of Virginia

  • The Universidad Católica de Valencia, GPA 2.5

All Classes will be conducted in Spanish by professors selected by the University of Virginia.
Contact: http://www.virginia.edu/valencia/

IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

  • Barcelona: Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), GPA 3.0
    Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229

Istanbul, Turkey  ISTANBUL, TURKEY
IES Abroad
http://www.iesabroad.org/study-abroad/turkey
Contact: www.iesabroad.org 1-800-995-2300

AIFS: American Institute for Foreign Study


Sharjah in United Arab Emirates  United Arab Emirates
IFSA-Butler

American University of Sharjah, GPA 3.0

Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Wales  WALES
IFSA: Institute for Study Abroad, Butler University

Cardiff University, GPA 3.0
Contact: www.ifsa-butler.org, 1-800-858-0229


Shipboard Education  SHIPBOARD EDUCATION
Institute for Shipboard Education at UVA


 Revised September 2013