Why study abroad?
Studying abroad will help your career, give you a unique resume, and give you the competitive edge you need for today's job market. Develop cross-cultural communication skills, gain the ability to analyze and adjust to local customs and cultural contexts. Sharpen your flexibility, maturity, independence, and adaptability.
Partial Semester Study Abroad
Partial Semester Programs offer a study abroad opportunity for the beginning or intermediate
traveler, and are sponsored by individual Richards College Departments. You will be
registered for at least one 3-hour Special Topics in Business course. As part of the
course, you will travel with your professor for approximately one to two weeks. You
must take an initial 45 credit hours to be eligible to register for Special Topics
in Business courses. Want more information? See below.
Spring 2017 Italy Spring 2017 Ireland Summer 2017 England
Full Semester Study Abroad
Full Semester Programs are offered as part of the Richards College of Business Student Exchange Program through Ecole Superieure de Commerce et Management (ESCEM). ESCEM offers undergraduate and graduate classes in English in an international environment. ESCEM has two campuses in France in Tours and Poitiers. Undergraduate Students - Earn your Advanced Certificate in European Business Studies, Management, and Marketing. Or, earn a Senior Certificate in Business and Sustainable Development. Graduate Students - Earn your Graduate Certificate in International Business Negotiations, International Business and Management, or Global Financial Management.
International Full Year Programs
Full Year Programs are offered as part of the Richards College of Business Student Exchange Program through ESCEM. Take classes in English or French. Undergraduate Students - Choose two, one semester Certificate Programs, or enroll as a degree-seeking exchange student. For degree-seeking exchange students, ESCEM classes will transfer to UWG to earn a dual degree.