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Summer

Penn State's summer study abroad programs accepted for the International Business Minor. Focus of programs may include combinations of business, language, culture and more.

Summer

These summer programs provide for a rich learning experience, whether you wish to improve your language skills, gain a better understanding of a particular region, experience the business environment of another country, or all of the above. Most summer programs charge all students the in-state tuition rate.

Application deadline February 1.

 *Penn State Faculty-led Program

**Smeal Faculty-led Program (open to all Penn State students)

 The starting date is when participants should arrive. Departure may be the previous day.

Study Abroad Summer

Business

Country/CityProgramDates

Argentina
Buenos Aires IES: Buenos Aires, Language and Argentine Studies (Summer) 7 credits June 23-Aug 2, 2014
Brazil
**Salvador **Salvador, Brazil: Culture, Business and Language (Summer) 6-9 credits May 13–June 24, 2015
France
**Aix-en-Provence **Aix, France: Discover Paris, the south of France, & Morocco (Summer) 6 credits June 1- July 19, 2015
Germany
Pforzheim

Pforzheim: Pforzheim University (Summer) 9 credits
Field Trips 2013

May 16 - June 28, 2015
Italy
**Florence **Dept BUS: Florence, The World of Business and Italian Culture (Summer) 6 credits May 14 - June 27, 2015
Netherlands
Maastricht Maastricht, Netherlands: Economics of European Integration (Summer) 6 credits June 26 - Aug 7, 2015
**Maastricht **From East to West: The World of Central-Eastern Europe (Summer) 6 credits June 26 - Aug 7, 2015

Culture and Language

Country/CityProgramDates
China
Shanghai CIEE: Shanghai, Business Language & Culture (Summer) (Must attend at least 2 of the 4-week sessions in one summer for the IB Minor) 6-9 credits May 25 - July 20 or June 22 - August 16, 2015
Shanghai CIEE: Shanghai, Accelerated Chinese Language (Summer) 10 credits June 28 - Aug 22, 2015
Germany
Berlin

IES: Berlin, Language and Culture (Summer) 6-9 credits

June 2 - July 18, 2015
Italy
*Reggio Calabria *Reggio Calabria, Italy: Language and Culture (Summer) 6-7 credits May 11 - June 20, 2015, tentative
*Todi *Todi: Italian Language, Art History, Culture (Summer) 8-9 credits May 13-June 25, 2015
Jordan
Amman

CIEE: Amman, Middle East Studies (Summer) 6-8 credits

May 25 - July 20, 2015
Amman

CIEE: Amman, Arabic Language (Summer) 7 credits

May 31 - July 24, 2015
Mexico
*Puebla *Puebla, Mexico: Spanish Language, Art and Mexican Culture (Summer) 9 credits May 15 - June 25, 2015
Morocco
Rabat

IES: Rabat, Francophone Studies (Summer) 7 credits

June 1 - July 21, 2015
Russia
St. Petersburg CIEE: St. Petersburg, Russian Area Studies (Summer) 6 credits (Must attend at least 2 of the 4-week sessions in one summer for the IB Minor) May 25 - July 20 or June 22 - August 16, 2015
St. Petersburg

CIEE: St. Petersburg, Russian Language (Summer) 10 credits

June 12 - Aug 9, 2015
Spain
Madrid

IES: Madrid (Summer) 6 credits

May 19 - June 28, 2014
Palma de Mallorca

CIEE: Palma de Mallorca. Language and Culture (Summer) 6 credits

May 25 - July 20, 2015 or June 22 - August 16, 2015
Seville

CIEE: Seville, Language and Culture (Summer) (MUST attend at least 2 of the 4-week sessions in one summer for the IB Minor) 6-9 credits

May 25 - July 20 or June 22 - August 16, 2015

Language

Country/City
Program
Dates
France
*Aix-en-Provence *Aix, France: Art History & French Studies (Summer) 6 credits June 6 - July 19, 2015
*Besançon *Besançon: French Language Studies (Summer) 7 credits May 28 - Aug 1, 2015
Japan
Tokyo IES: Tokyo (Summer) 6 credits May 30 - July 11, 2015

More Choices

Country/City
Program
Dates
Italy
*Rome

*Photography and Film in Rome (Summer) 6 credits

June 3 - July 12, 2015, tentative
Tanzania
*Mang'ula *Mang'ula, Tanzania: Parks and People (Summer) 9 credits details May 19 - June 27, 2015
United Kingdom
Brighton Brighton: University of Sussex (Summer) 8 credits June 22 - Aug 14, 2015