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This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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CHP Global Health Programs: Occupational Therapy in Haiti Port au Prince, Haiti
Terms: Fall Description: The Haiti Clinical Service Learning program is an opportunity for students in the College of Health Professions to experience the country of Haiti, specifically its health delivery model. In rural Haiti, people are also seen in local clin ics,[...]
CHP Global Health Programs: SLP in Guatemala La Antigua, Guatemala
Terms: Fall Description: The Department of Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) promotes students' understanding of global health, education, and social justice issues and works to build cultural competence through interprofessional service learning with the Colle ge[...]
CHP Global Health Programs: St. Vincent's in Guatemala La Antigua, Guatemala
Terms: Spring Description: This program for St. Vincent's Nursing students aims to develop students’ cultural awareness and competence, knowledge of global health issues, and understanding of social justice concerns.  The  experiences in Guatemala, using a [...]
CHP Interprofessional Global Health Programs: OT in Guatemala La Antigua, Guatemala
Terms: Fall Description: The Occupational Therapy Department aims to expose our students to global health issues, cultural awareness and competence, social justice and healthcare development for disadvantaged communities in the United States and abroad through serv ice[...]
CHP Interprofessional Global Health Programs: PT in Guatemala La Antigua, Guatemala
Terms: Fall, Spring Break Description: The Fall 2018 service learning program is open to second year PT students.  The program will provide supervised healthcare to a select group of people in the rural area of the Panchoy Valley.  Principles o f[...]
CHP/CAS: Global Health and Social Work in India Jamkhed, India
Terms: Winter Description: Global Health and Social Work in India December 27 -  January 12, 2019* *Tentative dates. Program subject to change based on enrollment   The Health Science Program and Social Work Program at SHU have partnered with [...]
CHP/CON Global Health Programs: Graduate Nursing Clinical Rotation in Uganda Kampala, Uganda
Terms: Spring Description: The Spring Semester Graduate Nursing and PA Clinical Rotation in Uganda is open to second year Physician Assistant students and students in the Family Nurse Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs.  The global [...]
CHP/CON Global Health Programs: PA Clinical Rotation in Uganda Kampala, Uganda
Terms: Spring Description: The Spring Semester Graduate Nursing and PA Clinical Rotation in Uganda is open to second year Physician Assistant students and students in the Family Nurse Practitioner and Doctor of Nursing Practice programs.  The global [...]
CHP/CON Global Health Programs: Uganda Site Visit Kampala, Uganda
Terms: Description: This program is by invitation only.
CHP/CON Interprofessional Global Health Programs: Lakota Indian Reservation Nursing La Plant, South Dakota, United States
Terms: Fall Description: Sacred Heart University has partnered with Simply Smiles, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing "bright futures for impoverished children, their families, and their communities". Simply Smiles was invited by the Lakot a[...]
CHP/CON Interprofessional Global Health Programs: Lakota Indian Reservation OT La Plant, South Dakota, United States
Terms: Fall Description: Sacred Heart University has partnered with Simply Smiles, a non-profit organization dedicated to providing "bright futures for impoverished children, their families, and their communities". Simply Smiles was invited by the Lakot a[...]
CIEE: International Business and Culture in Seville Seville, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Founded in 2005, the CIEE International Business and Culture study abroad program is geared to students with beginning to intermediate level language skills who wish to improve their Spanish language skills while taking a wide variety of [...]
CIEE: Language and Culture in Alicante Alicante, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Established in 1985, the Language and Culture study abroad program gives students the opportunity to take electives in Spanish, which are carefully designed to progressively advance their ability to understand and communicate concepts and [...]
CIEE: Language in Context in Alicante Alicante, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Established in 1985, the Language in Context study abroad program is designed for students who are beginning their Spanish language study or have completed up to two semesters of university-level Spanish, and wish to complete a full semes ter[...]
CIEE: Liberal Arts in Alicante Alicante, Spain
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: The Universidad de Alicante is one of Spain’s newest universities and is located three miles outside the city of Alicante. Established to serve the higher education needs of the province of Alicante, the Universidad de Alicante offe rs[...]
CIEE: Open Campus in Berlin Berlin, Germany
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Customize your study abroad experience. Our Open Campus program at the new CIEE Global Institute – Berlin offers maximum flexibility to engage and experience Berlin in your own way. Match the academic experience with your interests, [...]
CIEE: Open Campus in Cape Town Cape Town, South Africa
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Customize your study abroad experience. Our Open Campus program at the new CIEE Global Institute – Cape Town offers maximum flexibility to engage and experience Cape Town in your own way. Match the academic experience with your inte rests,[...]
CIEE: Open Campus in London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Design your ideal study abroad experience. Our Open Campus program at the new CIEE Global Institute – London offers unmatched flexibility to engage and experience this international metropolis in your own way. Match the academic exp erience[...]
CIEE: Open Campus in Paris Paris, France
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Customize your study abroad experience. Our Open Campus program at the new CIEE Global Institute – Paris offers maximum flexibility to engage and experience Paris in your own way. Match the academic experience with your interests, a spirations,[...]
CON Global Health Programs: Clinical Immersion in Guatemala La Antigua, Guatemala
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: The College of Nursing aims to develop students’ cultural awareness and competence, knowledge of global health issues, and understanding of social justice concerns. Our work includes caring for communities in the United States and abroad throug h[...]
CON Global Health Programs: Clinical Service Learning in Jamaica Kingston, Jamaica; St. Elizabeth, Jamaica
Terms: Fall Description: CON undergraduate and graduate nursing students travel to Jamaica to provide free medical and surgical care to the impoverished communities in Kingston and St. Elizabeth’s counties of Jamaica.  Annually, the interdisciplinary t eam[...]
ESL Online Online, Online
Terms: ELI Monthly
Partner(s): Study Abroad at Sacred Heart University Description: The SHU English Language Institute offers a fully online English language program of study.  The online program is a complete four-level English language course available to students either in the United States or internationally.        The[...]
English Language Program at Night Fairfield, United States
Terms: ELI Fall, ELI Fall I, ELI Spring, ELI Spring I, ELI Summer
Partner(s): Study Abroad at Sacred Heart University Description: ‎‎Whether you want to improve your English to pursue a degree at an American university, enhance your career, or want to study English for personal or professional reasons, the night-time English Language Program can help you. Wit h[...]
EuroScholars Geneva, Switzerland; Helsinki, Finland; Leiden, Netherlands; Leuven, Belgium; Munich, Germany; Stockholm, Sweden; Zurich, Switzerland
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: EuroScholars is a unique program, offering talented undergraduates the opportunity to conduct research abroad for a semester, or even a year. As a EuroScholar, you will be part of an international research team, conducting research u nder[...]
Full-time Intensive English Program Fairfield, United States
Terms: ELI Fall I, ELI Fall II, ELI Spring I, ELI Spring II, ELI Summer
Partner(s): Study Abroad at Sacred Heart University Description: ‎‎Whether you want to improve your English to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree at an American university or want to study English for personal or professional reasons, the full-time Intensive English Language Program (IE P)[...]
John Cabot University Rome, Italy
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: John Cabot University is located along the banks of the Tiber River in the vibrant Trastevere quarter — historically known as the artists’ district — on the grounds of the prestigious Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei where [...]
Office of Volunteer and Service Learning - Cheyenne River Valley Sioux Reservation La Plant, South Dakota, United States
Terms: Summer Description: The SHU Delegation will be living in The Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Reservation is located in South Dakota and is roughly the size of Connecticut. The town of La Plant lies on the eastern half of the Reservation and is where Simply Smiles is f ocusing[...]
Part-time Intensive English Program Fairfield, United States
Terms: ELI Fall I, ELI Fall II, ELI Spring I, ELI Spring II, ELI Summer
Partner(s): Study Abroad at Sacred Heart University Description: ‎‎Whether you want to improve your English to pursue an undergraduate or graduate degree at an American university or want to study English for personal or professional reasons, the part-time Intensive English Language Program (IE P)[...]
Pre-Fall SHU in Dingle: The 'Heart" in Ireland Dingle, Ireland
Terms: Pre-Fall Description: First-year students along with University staff and faculty will spend eight days at Sacred Heart University’s site in Dingle, County Kerry, Ireland. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Dingle peninsula, students will be immerse d[...]
Semester: Biology Research Abroad in Canada London, Canada
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: This program is for selected students to spend a semester researching avian migration at the Unviersity of Western Ontario, in Ontario, Canada.  Students will receive SHU academic credit.  Information about this program is avail ble[...]
Semester: Biology Research Abroad in Germany Seewiesen, Germany
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: This program is for selected students to spend a semester researching avian migration at the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, in Seewiesen, Germany.  Students will receive SHU academic credit.  Information about this progra m[...]
Semester: SHU in Dingle Dingle, Ireland
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Many refer to the idyllic location of SHU’s Center for Irish Cultural Studies as the “best of both worlds” since it provides visitors with all of the amenities of a tourist haven, but in an authentic setting with traditi onal[...]
Semester: SHU in Luxembourg Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: This is your chance to study abroad at Sacred Heart University Luxembourg, a well-established campus in the heart of the European Union. The SHU in Luxembourg program is housed in the Chamber of Commerce, right in the heart of the financi al[...]
Spring Break: BI 299 Applied Tropical Biology in Costa Rica San Carlos, Costa Rica
Terms: Spring Break Description: This is a hybrid online/on-ground seminar course that includes a one-week field laboratory experience in Costa Rica. This course will focus on applying the concepts of biological and environmental science to research questions and real-wo rld[...]
St. John's University in Paris Paris, France
Terms: Fall, Spring Description: Students will stay in the newly renovated, comfortable environment of the St. John's Paris campus, located in the popular St-Germain district of Paris. The campus is situated within a six-story structure containing approximately [...]
Summer Institute for Media Production and Media Literacy Fairfield, United States
Terms: Summer
Partner(s): Study Abroad at Sacred Heart University Description: The four-week Media Production/Media Literacy (MPML) summer institute is a dynamic hands-on program designed for students interested in careers in the ever-changing 21st century communications and media indus­tries. MPML students will [...]
Summer: Analysis of Comparative Health Care Systems Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Terms: Summer Description: This is your chance to study abroad at Sacred Heart University Luxembourg, a well-established campus in the heart of the European Union.  The SHU in Luxembourg program is housed in the Chamber of Commerce, right in the heart of the f inancial[...]
Summer: Biology Research Abroad in Germany Seewiesen, Germany
Terms: Summer Description: This program is for selected students to spend a summer program researching avian migration at the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, in Seewiesen, Germany.  Students will receive SHU academic credit.  Information about this [...]
Summer: Business in China Beijing, China; Shanghai, China
Terms: Summer Description: On this program, you will visit three different cities in China and will have the opportunity to: Learn about Chinese language/culture and the political, legal and economic systems of China Explore current business issues r elated[...]
Summer: CIEE Language and Culture in Alicante Alicante, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Spend your summer improving your language skills and immersing yourself in Spanish culture in a city on the beautiful Mediterranean coast.  Summer study abroad in Alicante offers you two tracks of study. The seven week program is des igned[...]
Summer: CIEE Language and Culture in Buenos Aires Buenos Aires, Argentina
Terms: Summer Description: Improve your Spanish in Buenos Aires – the Paris of Latin America – as you explore the culture, politics, and history of Argentina. In CIEE’s Summer Language and Culture program, you’ll take courses in Latin Americ an[...]
Summer: CIEE Open Campus in Paris Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: This summer, make Paris your own, and bathe in the culture of one of Europe’s most enchanting cities. Our Summer Open Campus program at the CIEE Global Institute- Paris is designed to improve your knowledge not just of France and Fr ench[...]
Summer: Community and Public Health-Comparative Health Systems in Cuba Havana, Cuba
Terms: Summer Description: Program postponed until further notice This course will be a 4 week combined course co-taught by faculty from Sacred Heart University and Ohio Northern University. The 4-week course will take place one week online, two weeks in C uba,[...]
Summer: Dolphin Communication Project Bimini, Bahamas
Terms: Summer Description: The Dolphin Communication Project (DCP) is a research and education organization.  The DCP Director, Dr. Kathleen Dudzinski, is a world-renowned dolphin communication and behavior specialist.  As part of this program you will [...]
Summer: Fashion Brand Marketing in Milan Milan, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: Milan is one of the top international centers for fashion, finance and commerce and home to the Italian stock exchange and many large industries. It's perfect for students interested in a faster-paced medium to larger city, show [...]
Summer: International Internship- Barcelona Barcelona, Spain
Terms: Summer Description: Imagine living in paradise for 8 weeks while improving your Spanish skills and gaining professional experience in your career field. Make your dreams a reality with a full-time internships in Barcelona, Spain this summer. Home to hun dreds[...]
Summer: International Internship- Florence Florence, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: A fashion, art history, and culinary capitol of the world, internships in Florence are a must for those looking for a true internship experience in these fields. Take a step back in time, soak in Renaissance-era art & architecture, an d[...]
Summer: International Internship- London London, United Kingdom
Terms: Summer Description: The Global Experiences London internships program is the perfect opportunity to gain global work experience while enjoying one of the world’s greatest cities with an internship in UK. Global Experiences specializes in providing inte rnational[...]
Summer: International Internship- Milan Milan, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: The dynamic city of Milan is fast-paced, full of ideas, money, fashion, food and glamor. If you’re seeking an exciting internship that will dive deep into the world of fashion business, tourism, advertising, and sports management, a n[...]
Summer: International Internship- Paris Paris, France
Terms: Summer Description: ] Paris, recognized internationally as a leading center for business and culture, is a wonderful choice for those looking to spend a few months interning abroad. Known as the City of Lights, Paris offers a unique combination of romance, [...]
Summer: International Internship- Shanghai Shanghai, China
Terms: Summer Description: Global Experiences offers an 8-week program in the summer, which includes one-week of Business Language training prior to the start which makes the experience ideal for college and university students looking for a cultural introduction t o[...]
Summer: International Internship- Stockholm Stockholm, Sweden
Terms: Summer Description: Living and interning in Stockholm will be a hugely rewarding and memorable experience. With some of the world’s most recognized brands in Ikea, Skanska, Volvo and more, the innovation and entrepreneurship that abounds in this d ynamic[...]
Summer: International Internship- Sydney Sydney, Australia
Terms: Summer Description: For the internship program in Sydney, Global Experiences provides amazing international internship opportunities in the worlds of law, finance, fashion, marketing, business, communications, nonprofit management and many more to university [...]
Summer: John Cabot University Rome, Italy
Terms: Summer Description: John Cabot University is located along the banks of the Tiber River in the vibrant Trastevere quarter — historically known as the artists’ district — on the grounds of the prestigious Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei where [...]
Summer: Old World Baseball- International Sport Management and Culture Amsterdam, Netherlands; Antwerp, Belgium; Cologne, Germany; Heidelberg, Germany; Heidenheim, Germany; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg; Munich, Germany; Rotterdam, Netherlands; Stuttgart, Germany; Tubingen, Germany; Utrecht, Netherlands
Terms: Summer Description: Sacred Heart University (SHU) has collaborated with Old World Baseball, LLC (OWB) to bring students a unique study abroad experience. No other study abroad program that we know of combines participation in European baseball and softball w ith[...]
Summer: SHU in Dingle Dingle, Ireland
Terms: Summer Description: Please note that the application deadline for Session II ONLY has been extended to February 23, 2018. We are no longer accepting applications for Session I. Spend a two-week intensive program in May in the Dingle and County Kerry [...]
Summer: SHU in Luxembourg Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Terms: Summer Description: Please note that the application deadline for Session II ONLY has been extended to February 28, 2018. We are no longer accepting applications for Session I. This is your chance to study abroad at Sacred Heart University Luxembour g,[...]
Summer: Tropical Geology and Ecology in Bermuda St. Georges, Bermuda
Terms: Summer Description: Over this two week course, you will have the opportunity to complete a science elective on-site at BIOS, a world-class facility dedicated to the research and education facility.  BIOS was founded in 1903 as the Bermuda Biologica l[...]
Summer: University of Oslo Oslo, Norway
Terms: Summer Description: Founded in 1811, the University of Oslo today is Norway’s largest and oldest university and its leading academic institution, ranked in the top 1% of universities in the world according to the Times Higher Education (THE) World Univ ersity[...]
TEST PDPU Fairfield, United States
Terms: ELI Fall I, ELI Fall II, Fall, Summer Description: The four-week Summer Institute for Global Business Management (SIGBM) program provides a practical framework for understanding the key dimensions critical to effective global business management while emphasizing the most pressing cu rrent[...]
University of Notre Dame Australia in Fremantle Fremantle, Australia
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNDA is a private Catholic university committed to ensuring that students receive a personalized, high quality education. The Fremantle campus is located in the 19th century West End precinct of the city.  It operates in restored for mer[...]
University of Notre Dame Australia in Sydney Sydney, Australia
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: UNDA is a private Catholic university committed to ensuring that students receive a personalized, high quality education.  Established in 2006, the Sydney Campus has two centrally located sites, one in the hub of Sydney’s unive rsity[...]
Volunteer Programs & Service Learning: Human Diversity and Social Justice in Nicaragua Granada, Nicaragua
Terms: Spring Break Description: Granada is a colonial town on the edge of Lake Nicaragua and  has been restored, preserved, and promoted as one of Nicaragua’s primary tourist destinations.  It is a beautiful city, with hotels and restaurants that cater t o[...]
Volunteer Programs & Service Learning: Service Immersion in Colombia Bogota, Colombia
Terms: Spring Break Description:   The SHU delegation will be partnering with the Rise and Walk Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in the United States and Bogota, Colombia. The SHU delegation supports the organization's mission to provide educational e nrichment[...]
Volunteer Programs & Service Learning: Service Immersion in Costa Rica Tres Equis, Costa Rica
Terms: Spring Break Description: The SHU delegation will be partnering with the Institute of Technology of Costa Rica (TEC) at their campus in Limon, Costa Rica. University students from Limon will be joining the SHU delegation for a week of volunteer activities in the c ommunity[...]
Volunteer Programs & Service Learning: Service Immersion in Guatemala Finca Florencia, Guatemala
Terms: Spring Break Description: The SHU Delegation will be living in in a small community near a sugar plantation. Students will assist in the activities of CERNE, a local organization which operates a school and a clinic in the village. SHU students will support CERNE [...]
Webster University in Austria Vienna, Austria
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Located near the banks of the beautiful Danube and just a few blocks from the United Nations, Webster University in Austria features an American education in an active central European environment. At Webster University's campus in [...]
Webster University in Greece Athens, Greece
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Why Greece? You may ask... and Why Athens? Greece is the birthplace of so many modern ideas and Athens is the center of where it all happened. Webster-Athens is in an excellent location for formal study - at the foothills of the Acropolis .[...]
Webster University in Japan Tokyo, Japan
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Obirin University is a private co-educational institution with 8500 undergraduates, located in the Tokyo suburb of Machida. The name Obirin ("beautiful cherry forest") is derived from the cherry trees that bloom on campus in ear ly[...]
Webster University in Switzerland Geneva, Switzerland
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Geneva is the historic center of international cooperation and is home to the United Nations, other major international organizations, numerous multi-national corporations, and a vibrant financial and trading center. When it comes to [...]
Webster University in Thailand Hua Hin, Thailand
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: Situated between the coastal towns of Cha-am and Hua Hin, Webster University Thailand boasts a beautiful 40-acre campus where more than 400 students from over 60 countries have come to pursue their degree. With Bangkok, Thailand's cap ital[...]
Webster University in the Netherlands Leiden, Netherlands
Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring Description: For over 30 years now, Webster’s Leiden’s campus has been providing a high standard of education in the Netherlands, giving students from all over the world the opportunity to experience the benefits of an American education. [...]
Winter: Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University Gujarat, India
Terms: Winter Description: Working a Cross-Cultural Context: Considering People, Behavior and Communication Designed to provide students with a practical overview of the cross-cultural facets in context to processes and issues which they must understand to manage people, beha vior,[...]
Winter: SHU in Dingle Dingle, Ireland
Terms: Winter Description: This two-week intensive program at the beginning of January takes place in the idyllic location of SHU’s Center for Irish Cultural Studies which is the “best of both worlds” since it provides visitors with all of the ame nities[...]