GGC prioritizes itself in providing opportunity and diversity. There is always a new club to go to, foods to try, and culture to learn about.
GGC’s school of internationalization allows students to partake in study abroad programs, otherwise known as an Education Abroad.
The Education Abroad program allows students to learn about new cultures, languages, enhance their resume while having the opportunity to change perspective.
There are various types of programs dependant on your area of study and when you’d like to go. This year, GGC is offering 20+ opportunities to go to places such as China & Thailand, Europe, Germany, London, Japan, and many more.
With so many choices to choose from, here are 4 upcoming Study Abroad’s for you to choose from.
Duration: 4 weeks
Places traveled: Kyoto, Nara, Osaka, Hiroshima, Tokyo, Miyajima, Kamakura
Credits Applied: Japenese Culture and Language (JAPN3000) and Japanese Spiritual Traditions (RELN 4700)
For more information, students are encouraged to contact Mike Stoltzfus.
Duration: 6 Weeks
Locations: stopover in Paris France, Kigali
Activities: learn about Biology and anthropology, eat with villagers, visit schools, and visit Kigali
Credits Applied: Biology, Anthropology, Education
For more information, contact Mark Schlueter for Biology, Gwendoline Ayuninjam for Education, and Marybeth Chrostowsky for Anthropology
Cost: $3, 812
Duration: 7 Weeks
Locations: Wuhan, Beijing, Hangzhou, Shanghai
Activities: visit planning exhibition hall, visit Wuhan citizens home, pottery, visit Yu Garden, City God Temple
Credits Applied: MATH 2200, ITEC 2110 AND 2130
For more information, contact Dr. Zhongxiao Li and Dr. Weidong Mao.
Duration: 6 weeks
Locations: Amazon River Basic, Machu Picchu,
Activities: Hike rainbow Mountain and swim in the Pacific Ocean
Credits Applied: BIO 3310,33500,3600,3450 and MATH 2200,3000
These study abroad opportunities are a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture and explore the world without breaking the bank.
For students who need financial assistance, there are scholarships and grants available.
Financial aid can be used but it is recommended to speak with an advisor and a financial aid counselor first.
For more information and Study Abroad Opportunites, go to the Office of Internationalization page on GGC’s website.