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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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Adventure Tourism in Belize
Chaa Creek, Belize; Indian Church, Belize; Lighthouse Reef, Belize

Terms: Spring
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION  Come experience adventure tourism first hand while you explore the many facets of tourism products in Belize. Talk with local guides, learn by doing, and immerse yourself in the local culture. This trip examines th e[...]
Architecture MAA in Genoa
Genoa, Italy

Terms: Architecture Fall, AY Archittecture, Spring Architecture
Architecture in Genoa, Italy
Genoa, Italy

Terms: Architecture Fall, Architecture Spring
Description: Program Description FIU’s Genoa program is a unique and central component of the School of Architecture’s Upper Division curriculum. The Architecture facilities are located in a newly renovated renaissance monastery complete with clois ters,[...]
Architecture in Japan
Kyoto, Japan; Okayama, Japan; Tokyo, Japan; Uno, Japan

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The Japan Architecture Program will focus on the contemporary architecture, urbanism, and urban culture in Japan.  The program will begin with a two week trip to Tokyo, Kyoto, and Teshima Island in which we will visit [...]
Architecture in the Bahamas
Nassau, Bahamas

Terms: Fall
Architecture: London & Berlin
Berlin, Germany; London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The program will undertake two short, but related projects, one situated in London, the other in Berlin. Each will address a range of emerging technologies, emerging environmental and social infrastructures, and the roles playe d[...]
Art & History in Portugal
Porto, Portugal

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Our course, which fulfills FIU Global Learning requirement, will introduce you to Art in  Portugal, connected with History of the Iberian Peninsula during the Roman Empire, with seminars on topics such as Portuguese and Sp anish[...]
Asia Immersion in Japan
Beppu, Japan; Bungo-Takada-shi, Japan

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description This summer study abroad program provides a wonderful opportunity for immersion not only in Japanese culture but also in other Asian cultures. With almost half of the faculty and student body comprised of foreign nationals, fro m[...]
Bahamas Yoga Meditation and Spiritual Development
Nassau, Bahamas; Paradise Island, Bahamas

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description Yoga, Meditation, and Spiritual Development: Study Abroad Bahamas is held at the Sivananda Ashram on Paradise Island in Nassau, Bahamas. Through a concentrated study of yoga asanas (postures), meditation techniques, pranayama ( breath[...]
Business - Mediterranean Cruise
Barcelona, Spain; Florence, Italy; Marseille, France; Naples, Italy; Nice, France; Rome, Italy; SEA, SEA

Terms: Summer
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  https://business.fiu.edu/students/study-abroad/mediterranean-cruise-2017.cfm Program Description &n bsp; This[...]
Business Berlin and Paris
Berlin, Germany; Paris, France

Terms: Spring
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  https://business.fiu.edu/students/study-abroad/berlin-paris-2017.cfm   Program Descriptio n This[...]
Business India & Dubai
Agra, India; Delhi, India; Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Terms: Winter Break
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  https://business.fiu.edu/students/study-abroad/dubai-india-2016.cfm? Program Description   This[...]
Business Italy and Spain
Barcelona, Spain; Bologna, Italy; Genoa, Italy; Milan, Italy; Turin, Italy

Terms: Spring
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  https://business.fiu.edu/students/study-abroad/italy-spain-2017.cfm? Program Description   This[...]
Business Switzerland, Austria, and Germany
Munich, Germany; Salzburg, Austria; Vienna, Austria; Zurich, Switzerland

Terms: Winter Break
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  https://business.fiu.edu/students/study-abroad/switzerland-austria-germany-2016.cfm? Program Desc ription[...]
Business Vietnam and China
Beijing, China; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Terms: Summer
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  CLICK HERE Program Description  This study abroad program is conducted within the context of [...]
Business at Sea - Management
La Coruna, Spain; Le Havre, France; Lisbon, Portugal; Paris, France; Ponta Delgada, Portugal; SEA, SEA; Vigo, Spain; at Sea, at Sea

Terms: Summer
Description: ALL STUDENTS NEED TO SIGN-UP WITH THE GLOBAL INITIATIVES OFFICE AT THE COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FIRST BEFORE COMPLETING THIS APPLICATION AT:  CLICK HERE Program Description  This study abroad program is conducted within the contex t[...]
China Language and Culture
Hangzhou, China; Shanghai, China; Zhejiang, China

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description This four-week program is designed to exceed your wildest imagination with a trip to the “Middle Kingdom” in modern time. You have the opportunity to gain (at the beginner level) or improve (at the intermediate leve l)[...]
College of Law in Seville
Madrid, Spain; Sevilla, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Looking to enhance your law school studies in one of the world’s most beautiful countries? Then be a part of FIU Law’s Summer Abroad Program in Seville, Spain. Classes are held at the Universidad de Sevilla – one of the most imp ortant[...]
Communication and Media in Spain
Cordoba, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Sevilla, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description There is an increasing demand for professional communicators who possess the knowledge and experience to develop and implement an integrated communications program and multimedia storytelling content at the international leve l[...]
Criminal Justice in London
London, United Kingdom; Norwich, United Kingdom

Terms: Spring
Description: Program Description The “Criminal Justice in London” study abroad program gives students the opportunity to learn about the English criminal justice system and to explore the similarities and differences between the English and& nbsp;American[...]
Cuba Hospitality
Havana, Cuba

Terms: Spring
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION FIU’s study abroad experience in Cuba offers an unprecedented opportunity for exploration and familiarization of a developing international tourism destination.  It goes beyond a touristic   experience as t he[...]
Cultural Communication in Seville and Morocco
Chefchaouen, Morocco; Cordoba, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Sevilla, Spain; Tétouan, Morocco

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The FIU Cultural Communication in Seville & Morocco program offers students the opportunity to visit three cities in Spain (Madrid, Seville, and Cordoba) and Morocco to explore intercultural communication patterns and [...]
Cultural Communications in Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Phuket, Thailand

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The Cultural Communications in Thailand program offers students the opportunity to visit three distinct regions in Thailand—Chiang Mai (in the north) Phuket (on the coast) and Bangkok (the largest city and capital). Parti cipants[...]
Cultural Communications in the Arabian Peninsula
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates; Dubai, United Arab Emirates; Muscat, Oman

Terms: Winter Break
Description: Program Description  This program is designed to immerse students thoroughly in the history and culture of the United Arab Emirates. During which students will have the opportunity to learn about the historical, political, social, cultural, g eographical,[...]
EMBA Consortium
Bologna, Italy; Cape Town, South Africa; Chongqing, China; Cranfield, United Kingdom; Moscow, Russia

Terms: Fall
Early Childhood: Italian Perspective
Trento, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This educational study abroad program is designed to introduce students to early childhood curriculum and instruction practices through the lenses of an Italian perspective based on three learning contexts: small groups conte xts,[...]
FIU Sings in Cuba
Havana, Cuba

Terms: Spring
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION FIU’s study abroad experience in Cuba offers an unprecedented opportunity for the students. They will be participating in music aspects of Cuba.  LOCATION DESCRIPTION The capital, Havana, is lined with past el[...]
FIU in Spain: Language and Culture
Burgos, Spain; El Campo Charro, Spain; León, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Salamanca, Spain; Segovia, Spain; Toledo, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description:   Program Description The FIU in Spain program offers students the opportunity to live and study in Salamanca, a charming college town known for its Renaissance and Baroque architecture. The program includes field trips to Segovia, with a 2,00 0-year-old[...]
Food Fashion & Cars in Genoa
Genoa, Italy; Imperia, Italy; Milan, Italy; Nervi, Italy; Turin, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description What do we love about Italy, and why? This program offers you the opportunity to learn about Italian society and history first hand during a five-week residence in the beautiful Mediterranean port city of Genoa. Our academic fo cus[...]
France Art Education en Plein Air
Honfleur, France; Paris, France; Rouen, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description This course studies art and art education in France, from ancient to modern times, and satisfies a Global Learning (GL) requirement. It is designed for students who wish to learn about art on-site and, in return, incorporate th ese[...]
French Language and Culture in Angers
Angers, France; Anjou, France; Mont Saint-Michael, France; Normandy, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description This immersion program is for university students who have completed at least one semester of college level French (FRE 1130), or have the equivalent proficiency in French, and is especially designed for beginning French [...]
Haitian Summer Institute
Cap Haitien, Haiti; Ile-a-Vache, Haiti; Limonade, Haiti; Milot, Haiti; Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Terms: Summer
Description: Haitian Summer Institute Now entering its 20th year, the Haitian Summer Institute is a six-week program designed for anyone interested in acquiring basic conversational proficiency in Haitian Creole and also for those students who wish to continue [...]
Honors Cambodia Vietnam
Bangkok, Thailand; Halong Bay, Vietnam; Hanoi, Vietnam; Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Phnom Penh, Cambodia; Siem Reap, Cambodia

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program Description This is an interdisciplinary service-research program. During the spring semester, students are introduced to features of Cambodian and Vietnamese culture and history, with their relevance to recent American history and Ameri ca’s[...]
Honors Costa Rica
Cartago, Costa Rica; Chira Island, Costa Rica; El Copal, Costa Rica; La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica; Monteverde, Costa Rica; Puntareras, Costa Rica; San Gerardo, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica; Sarapiqui, Costa Rica; Turrialba, Costa Rica

Terms: Honors Winter Break
Description: Program Description Costa Rica is determined to be the first carbon-neutral country in the world by 2021. Students on the 3-week winter break trip will focus on the country’s initiatives in social responsibility, “green” develo pment,[...]
Honors France
Annecy, France; Arromanches, France; Loire Valley, France; Lyon, France; Mont Saint-Michael, France; Orsay, France; Paris, France; Petit-Bornard, France; Sainte Mere Eglise, France; Versailles, France

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program Description From great conflict comes great change. This interdisciplinary course examines France’s dramatic political, intellectual, and cultural conflicts. Students will experience French history firsthand, from the Roman conquest [...]
Honors Italy
Cinque Terre, Italy; Florence, Italy; Orvieto, Italy; Pisa, Italy; Pompei, Italy; Rome, Italy; Siena, Italy; Tivoli, Italy; Venice, Italy

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program Description Rome, Pompeii, Florence, Pisa, Siena, Cinque Terre, and Venice - an Honors College seminar taught on location in the most historic and magical destinations in Italy. Grand Tour Redux is built on the premise that understanding [...]
Honors Japan
Kushiro, Japan; Sapporo, Japan; Tokyo, Japan

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program Description This program will examine what it is like to live in a reciprocal society.  You will observe Japan from 1600 to 1868, focusing on a variety of perspectives from the society of Tokugawa years - also known as Edo period.&nbs p;[...]
Honors South Africa: One Health, Global Communicable Diseases
Cape Town, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa; Letaba, South Africa; Skukuza, South Africa; Swaziland, South Africa; Wits Rural Facility, South Africa

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program Description    Students on this 3-week summer trip will experience integrated classroom and experiential learning, providing insights into the fundamental principles of South African culture, medicine, and public health systems. [...]
Honors Spain
Barcelona, Spain; Granada, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Montserrat, Spain; San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain; Segovia, Spain; Sevilla, Spain; Sitges, Spain; Toledo, Spain

Terms: Honors Summer
Description: Program description  The history of the Spanish American translatlantic dialogue is both ruinous and enriching.  With an emphasis on Miami, this course examines the social and cultural manifestations of this relationship.  Wh at[...]
Hospitality at Sea
Barcelona, Spain; Gibraltar, United Kingdom; Halifax, Canada; Lisbon, Portugal; Malaga, Spain; SEA, SEA; Vigo, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description Earn 3.0 FIU Hospitality Management credits while cruising from Barcelona to New York with port stops in Malaga, Spain; Gibraltar, UK; Lisbon, Portugal; Vigo, Spain; Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Courses & Cre dits Each[...]
Hospitality in Brazil
Alto Paraiso, Brazil; Amazons, Brazil; Paraty, Brazil; Ponta Negra, Brazil; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Terms: Winter Break
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION Study abroad in the exciting country of Brazil, which hosted the World Cup in 2014 and the Summer Olympic Games this year (2016). Embark on a  journey from the depth of the Amazon to the beaches of Rio de Jan eiro[...]
Hospitality in Genoa
Cinque Terre, Italy; Florence, Italy; Genoa, Italy; Milan, Italy; Nervi, Italy; Rome, Italy; Turin, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description  The Genoa study abroad program offers the unique opportunity to experience life in an Italian city with a rich history and proud cultural heritage.  Students will engage in a full immersion journey to discover the wo nders[...]
Hospitality in Peru Adventure Tourism
Cusco, Peru; Lima, Peru; Machu Picchu, Peru; Ollantaytambo, Peru; Sandoval Lake Lodge Amazon, Peru

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION  Peru is a growing tourism destination. Come along on this two week journey into the heart or Peru. Hike to and explore Machu Picchu, a world heritage site and icon. Learn about the balance of managing tourism and resource [...]
IMBA - Summer Study Abroad Program
Barcelona, Spain; Helsinki, Finland; Lisbon, Portugal; Melbourne, Australia; Shanghai, China

Terms: Summer
Description: THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY FOR PRE-SELECTED IMBA STUDENTS. 
Inclusive Recreation Services
Florence, Italy; Paris, France; Rome, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description Inclusive Recreation Services, a global learning designated course, will be taught this summer in the historical and magical destinations of Rome and Florence, Italy and Paris, France. In this course, you will learn about [...]
India Global Health: Psychology
Dharwad, India; Mysore, India

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION  This program provides you with an opportunity to explore one of the most populous countries in the world’s health systems. You will have the opportunity to observe the multifaceted response to a  variety of I ndian[...]
Intensive Japanese Language and Culture in Kyoto
Kyoto, Japan

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The summer program is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to Japanese language and culture. Program participants are immersed in an optimal environment for short-term intensive language study with the added benefit s[...]
Interior Architecture - Design at Sea
Barcelona, Spain; Gibraltar, United Kingdom; Halifax, Canada; Lisbon, Portugal; Malaga, Spain; SEA, SEA; Vigo, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description Earn 6.0 FIU Interior Architecture credits while cruising cruising from Barcelona to New York with port stops in Malaga, Spain; Gibraltar, UK; Lisbon, Portugal; Vigo, Spain; Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.  Courses & [...]
Interior Architecture: Cruise Ship + Super Yachts
Basel, Switzerland; Florence, Italy; Genoa, Italy; La Spezia, Italy; Milan, Italy; Nantes, France; Rome, Italy; Saint Nazaire, France; Venice, Italy; Vicenza, Italy

Terms: Spring
Description: Program Description Earn 9.0 FIU Interior Architecture credits while studying Cruise Ship and Super Yacht design in Miami, Florida, Genoa and La Spezia Italy. This is the heart of the pleasure craft industry in Europe and the trip involves tours o f[...]
International Business Communication in China
Beijing, China; Hangzhou, China; Shanghai, China

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This program offers students the opportunity to visit Beijing, Shanghai, and Hangzhou. Students will examine the political, economic, legal and cultural international business environments by visiting with media companies, agen cies,[...]
Italy through Art
Florence, Italy; Milan, Italy; Rome, Italy; Venice, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description  This course studies art and art education in Italy, from ancient to modern times. It is designed for students who wish to learn about art on-site and, in return, incorporate these new learning experiences into the establi shed[...]
MIB - Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand; Chiang Mai, Thailand; Phuket, Thailand

Terms: Spring
Description: ONLY GRADUATE STUDENTS SELECTED BY THE MIB DEPARTMENT CAN PARTICIPATE. 
Marriott Tianjin China Program
Tianjin, China

Terms: Fall, Spring
Description: International Hospitality Studies in Tianjin, China Program description Study Hospitality Management in China! The Marriott Tianjin China Program is a cooperative venture between FIU and Tianjin University of Commerce (TUC).  Student s[...]
OSA Scholarship
Terms: Honors Summer, Summer
Description: ***Open only to FIU students participating for FIU Study Abroad Summer programs*** The Office of Study Abroad will award several scholarships of up to $2500 to several degree-seeking FIU students participating in our FIU study abroad programs in S ummer[...]
Passport to Italy: in Verona with Love & Opera
Borghetto, Italy; Sirmione, Italy; Verona, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This month long program is designed for  students who wish to learn/improve the Italian language, know more about the Italian culture and experience the Italian way of living. The Italian “dolce vita” will chan ge[...]
Professional MBA
Agra, India; Bangalore, India; Delhi, India; Mumbai, India

Terms: Fall, Summer
Description: THIS PROGRAM IS ONLY FOR PRE-SELECTED PROFESSIONAL MBA STUDENTS. 
Public Administration - Morocco
Azrou, Morocco; Fès, Morocco; Ifrane, Morocco; Rabat, Morocco

Terms: Spring
Description: This Program is only open to graduate students who have been selected by the Public Administration Department.  
Public Administration - Policy Management in Seoul
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Spring
Description: This Program is only open to graduate students who have been selected by the Public Administration Department.  
Public Administration : Spain
Cordoba, Spain; Madrid, Spain; Sevilla, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: This Program is only open to graduate students who have been selected by the Public Administration Department.  
Shakespeare in London
London, United Kingdom; Stratford Upon Avon, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: Program Description The Shakespeare in Stratford-Upon-Avon and London program explores the summer repertoire of the Royal Shakespeare Company. (RSC) Presenting Shakespeare and his contemporaries alongside modern classics and new plays the RSC ha s[...]
Social Work in England and Scotland
Edinburgh, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom

Terms: Spring
Description: Program description This course introduces students to international social welfare through combining seminars and lectures with a study abroad experience. The course provides a comparative perspective of social work in two countries in Great Brit ain[...]
Tanzania: Homo Sapiens' Ancient Origin and Oral Tradition
Arusha, Tanzania

Terms: Summer
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION “Homo Sapiens’ Ancient Origin and the Oral Tradition of the Maasai people of East Africa” is a five-week program designed to provide students with an introduction to East African cultures and traditions. The p rogram[...]
The Magic of Christmas Markets in Italy and Germany
Bolzano, Italy; Castello di Neuschwainsten, Germany; Cles, Italy; Fussen, Germany; Ingolstadt, Germany; Levico, Italy; Merano, Italy; Munich, Germany; Rothenberg, Germany; Trento, Italy; Verona, Italy

Terms: Winter Break
Description: PROGRAM DESCRIPTION This course introduces students to the traditional Christmas markets of South Tyrol and Bavaria (Italy) also known as the 5 stars route. These markets reproduce a Christmas fairytale atmosphere that is not usually included [...]