Below are just a few of the more common options for international study. If you’re interested in international study, contact Merle Schlabaugh, study abroad advisor, for more information.
The language department at Bethel sponsors a program of student exchange with the Bergische Universität in Wuppertal, Germany. Each year, one or two Bethel students exchange for students from Wuppertal who spend a year on the Bethel campus. Consult with the head of the language department for details.
This program offers undergraduates a year of study at any of the following institutions: University of Marburg, Germany; University of Strasbourg, France; University of Barcelona, Spain; Dalian University of Foreign Languages Institute, People’s Republic of China; Hokusei Gakuen University, Japan; University of Gloucestershire, Cheltenham, England; University of San Francisco, Quito, Ecuador; University of Veracruz, Xalapa, Mexico; City University, Athens, Greece; Cochin University of Science and Technology, India; Magee College, University of Ulster, Derry, Northern Ireland; Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia; Vesalius College, Free University of Brussels, Belgium; Irish Center for Human Rights, National University of Ireland, Galway, Republic of Ireland; or University of Bologna, Forli, Italy.
Study-abroad courses are offered during interterm, spring break or summer break. Those scheduled on a regular basis include:
- ART 435 Selected Topics in Art History (Italy)
- BIO 495 Biology Field Trip (Costa Rica)
- BRL 305 Jerusalem Seminar (Israel/Palestine)
- HIS 462 History of East Central Europe
- LAN 315 German Language and Culture in a German Environment
- MUS 381 European Choir Tour
- SWK 364 Social Work and Social Development (Mexico)
Students should consult each year’s schedule for a complete listing.