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Global Studies Programs

Global Studies majors are required to choose a program from the list below.  Majors must participate in a credited experiential learning component (internship, service learning, independent study, etc.) while abroad as required by the department.  Programs listed below may have specific eligibility requirements in regards to GPA, language, and/or course pre-requisites.  It is the responsibility of the student to carefully research these requirements prior to application.

ARGENTINA

IES Instituto Universitario Nacional del Arte
Buenos Aires

SIT Transnationalism & Comparative Development in South America
Buenos Aires

SIT Social Movements and Human Rights
Buenos Aires

SIT Public Health in Urban Environments
Buenos Aires

AUSTRALIA

SIT Sustainability and Environmental Action
Byron Bay

SIT Rainforest, Reef, and Cultural Ecology
Cairns

Boston University Sydney Internship
Sydney

Arcadia Sydney Internship
Sydney

SFS Tropical Rainforest Studies
Yungaburra

BELGIUM

 IFE Brussels Field Study & Internship
Brussels

BOLIVIA

SIT Multiculturalism, Globalization, & Social Change
Cochabamba

BHUTAN

SFS Himalayan Studies
Bumthang

CAMBODIA

SFS Climate Change, Ethics, and Conservation
Yaoundé

CAMEROON

SIT Development & Social Change
Yaoundé

CHILE

IES Santiago Semester
Santiago
*Students must participate in internships or service learning

SIT Public Health, Traditional Medicine, and Community Empowerment
Arica

SIT Comparative Education & Social Change
Santiago

SIT Cultural Identity, Social Justice & Community Development
Valparaíso

CHINA

Alliance 21st Century City
Shanghai

CET Chinese Studies & Internship
Shanghai

CET Chinese Studies & Internship
Beijing

SIT Health Environment & Traditional Chinese Medicine
Kunming

COSTA RICA

SFS Sustainable Development Studies
Atenas

CZECH REPUBLIC

SIT Arts and Social Change
Prague

CET Study & Intern in Prague
Prague

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

CIEE Liberal Arts
Santo Domingo

CIEE Service Learning
Santiago

ECUADOR

IES Area Studies & Language Program
Quito

IFSA Rehearsing Change
Quito and Amazon

SIT Comparative Ecology and Conservation
Quito

SIT Development, Politics, & Language
Quito

ENGLAND

CAPA London Internship or Service-Learning
London

* Students must participate in either the internship or service learning course.

Arcadia London Internship Program
London

Boston University London Internship
London

FRANCE

IFE Paris Field Study & Internship
Paris

IFE Strasbourg Field Study & Internship
Strasbourg

GHANA

SIT Africa in the 21st Century
Accra

CIEE Arts & Sciences
Legon

GREECE

College Year in Athens
Athens

**GST majors are required to take the Service-Learning course and/or the Independent Study Research Project. These will fulfill the GST requirement.

HUNGARY

CIEE Central European Studies
Budapest

INDIA

SIT Sustainable Development & Social Change
Jaipur

SIT Public Health, Gender, and Community Action
New Delhi

Alliance Global and Public Health
Manipal

Alliance The City, the River, the Sacred
Varanasi

INDONESIA

SIT Arts, Religion and Social Change
Kerambitan, Bali

IRELAND

Arcadia Dublin Parliamentary Internship
Dublin

Boston University Dublin Internship
Dublin

IES Irish Studies
Dublin

ISRAEL

Alliance Diversity and Coexistence
Jerusalem

Boston University Haifa Israeli & Middle Eastern Studies
Haifa

ITALY

IES Language & Area Studies
Rome
*GST majors must participate in the internship.

IES Study in Siena
Siena

*GST majors must participate in the internship.

JORDAN

CET Middle East Studies & Internship
Amman

SIT Geopolitics, International Relations, and the Future of the Middle East
Amman

SIT Refugees, Health, & Humanitarian Action
Amman

MADAGASCAR

SIT Madagascar: Biodiversity & Natural Resource Management
Fort Dauphin

MONGOLIA

SIT Nomadism, Geopolitics, and the Environment
Ulaanbaatar

MOROCCO

SIT Multiculturalism and Human Rights
Rabat

SIT Migration and Transnational Identity
Rabat

SIT Field Studies in Journalism and New Media
Rabat

NETHERLANDS

SIT International Perspectives on Sexuality and Gender
Amsterdam

NEPAL

SIT Development and Social Change
Kathmandu

SIT Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples
Kathamandu

NICARAGUA

SIT Youth Culture, Literacy, & Media
Managua

PANAMA

SIT Marine Ecosystems, Tropical Ecology & Biodiversity Conservation
Panama, Costa Rica

SFS Tropical island Biodiversity Studies
Bocas dek Toro

PERU

SIT Indigenous Peoples and Globalization
Cuzco

SFS Biodiversity & Development in the Amazon
Urubamba

RWANDA

SIT Post-Genocide Restoration & Peacebuilding
Kigali

SAMOA

SIT Social and Environmental Change in Oceania
Apia

SENEGAL

CIEE Language & Culture
Dakar

SOUTH AFRICA

AIFS Service Learning
Stellenbosch

SIT Community Health & Social Policy
Durban

SIT Multiculturalism & Human Rights
Cape Town

SIT Social & Political Transformation
Durban

CIEE Cape Town Service Learning
Cape Town

SPAIN

Boston University Madrid Internship
Madrid

CIEE Liberal Arts
Madrid

*NOTE: Students must participate in the internship component of this program.

Arcadia  Fundación Ortega
Maranon-Toledo

CIEE Liberal Arts
Seville

SWITZERLAND

Boston University Geneva Internship
Geneva

SIT International Studies and Multilateral Diplomacy
Geneva

TANZANIA

SFS Wildlife Management Studies
Rhotia

THAILAND

CIEE Development & Globalization
Khon Kaen

TURKS & CAICOS ISLANDS

SFS Marine Resource Studies
South Caicos

UGANDA

SIT Global Development Studies
Kampala

VIETNAM

SIT Culture, Social Change, & Development
Ho Chi Minh City

CET Vietnam: Development Studies
Ho Chi Minh City

MULTIPLE COUNTRY PROGRAMS

Carlton Antioch Women’s & Gender Studies in Europe
Utrecht, Berlin, Prague, Krakow

IHP Cities in the 21st Century: People, Planning & Politics
United States, Brazil or Argentina, Vietnam or India, South Africa

IHP Health & Community
United States, Brazil or Argentina, Vietnam or India, South Africa

IHP  Climate Change: The Politics of Food, Water, & Energy
United States, Vietnam, Morocco, Bolivia

IHP Human Rights: Foundations, Challenges, & Advocacy
United States, Nepal, Jordan, Chile

IHP Rethinking Food Security: People, Agriculture, & Politics
United States, Malawi, India, Italy

IHP Social Innovation: Entrepreneurship, Technology, Design, & Social Change
United States, Uganda, India, Brazil

Global Studies Summer Programs Recognized List

Global Studies majors studying abroad in summer are required to choose a program from the list below.

Majors must participate in a credited experiential learning component (internship, service learning, independent study, etc.) while abroad as required by the department. Programs listed below may have specific eligibility requirements in regards to GPA, language, and/or course pre-requisites.

It is the responsibility of the student to carefully research these requirements prior to application.

ARGENTINA

CIEE Community Public Health
Buenos Aires

Boston University Argentina Cultural Studies
Buenos Aires

AUSTRALIA

Arcadia Sydney Internship
Sydney

Boston University Sydney Internship
Sydney

BELGIUM

CIEE Business, Communications & Culture
Brussels

BRAZIL

Amizade Public Health in the Amazon
Santarem

CHINA

Alliance International Business in China
Shanghai

SIT Community Health and Traditional Chinese Medicine
Kunming

COSTA RICA

SFS Sustainable Development Studies
Atenas

CZECH REPUBLIC

CEA International Internship
Prague

ENGLAND

CAPA London Internship or Service Learning
London

Arcadia London Internship
London

Boston University London Internship
London

FRANCE

Boston University Paris Internship
Paris

ICELAND

SIT Renewable Energy, Technology, and Resource Economics
Isafjorour

INDIA

Alliance Development, Environment & Public Health
Pune

SIT Agroecology and Food Security in the Himalaya
Sikkim

SIT Public Health and Human Development Internship
New Delhi

IRELAND

Boston University Dublin Internship
Dublin

ITALY

IES Rome Internship
Rome

JORDAN

SIT Intensive Arabic Language Studies
Amman

KENYA

SFS Water, Wildlife, and Community
Kimana

MADAGASCAR

SIT Traditional Medicine and Healthcare Systems
Antananarivo

MEXICO

Augsburg College Center for Global Education and Experience: Mexico Summer Program
Cuernavaca

MOROCCO

SIT Arabic Language and Community Service
Rabat

Boston University Arabic Language and Service Learning
Rabat

SCOTLAND

Arcadia Scottish Business in the Arts Edinburgh
Edinburgh

Arcadia Scotland Heritage Internship
Edinburgh

Arcadia Scottish Parliamentary Program
Edinburgh

SOUTH AFRICA

SIT Community Health & Social Policy
Durban

AIFS Service Learning in Stellenbosch
Stellenbosch

Arcadia Cape Town
Cape Town

SPAIN

IES Intensive Internship
Barcelona

Boston University Madrid Internship
Madrid

CIEE Internship in Palma de Mallorca
Palma de Mallorca

CIEE Internship in Seville
Seville

Arcadia Internship in Toledo
Toledo

SWITZERLAND

SIT International Studies and Multilateral Diplomacy
Geneva

Boston University Global Governance, Economic Development, and Human Rights
Geneva

UGANDA

SIT Global Development Studies
Kampala

VIETNAM

CET Vietnam: Summer
Ho Chi Minh City

MULTIPLE COUNTRY PROGRAMS

Boston University International Conflict Resolution
Geneva, Switzerland & London, England