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The Modern Language Department encourages students to participate in the following Study Abroad programs, during the summer or for one semester. Our students who have completed these programs have highly praised them and readily recommend them to other students.

Study Abroad Programs


The Modern Language Department regularly offers an introductory Spanish course in Guatemala, paired with other University courses. This is a great way to learn the language in its cultural context.

Jacques Lefèvre Institute, Normandy, France

Students can earn at least 6 sem. hrs. credit while studying in a unique program which includes courses at the institute and the University of Caen, excursions in Paris and Normandy, opportunities for relationships with local people, community service, and more.  Additional information at Chez Vous.

Canadian Government Bursary Program

With this popular program, Canadian students can receive government bursaries to study French in the summer in Quebec or other francophone areas of Canada.  Additional information at myexplore.ca.

University of Salamanca

This is an excellent opportunity to spend a semester studying in one of Spain’s most prestigious universities while living with a Spanish family.  Additional information at University of Salamanca.

CCCU Study Abroad Programs

The Council for Christian Colleges and Universities has developed semesters abroad in a number of countries, including Costa Rica and Russia. Additional information at bestsemester.com.