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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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+ CGEE Diversity and Need-Based Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
Description: The Center offers the following scholarships to eligible students enrolled in any CGEE semester program: CGEE Need-Based Scholarship - For any students with demonstrated financial need. Awards up to $2,000 for semester programs. Requires a Financ ial[...]
+ Horton Scholarship
Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester
Description: This $3,000 scholarship is awarded once a year during the fall semester This award is made possible through a donation by Horton Inc.  ABOUT HORTON INC. Horton Inc., a donor to the Minnesota Private College Fund for 55 years, is a premium [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Central America: Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement
Managua, Nicaragua; Quetzaltenango, Guatemala; San Jose, Costa Rica

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Social Change in Central America: Exploring Peace, Justice, and Community Engagement Explore the life and culture of the peoples of Guatemala, Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Improve your Spanish language skills while living with families in the [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Migration, Globalization and the Environment | Spring Semester
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Migration, Globalization, and the Environment This is an intensive program that explores issues of migration, immigration, and globalization. It is ideal for students who are interested in working with Spanish-speaking populations in the United [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Crossing Borders: Gender and Social Change in Mesoamerica
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: Crossing Borders: Gender and Social Change in Mesoamerica In this experiential, community-based program, students will cross borders constructed by language, nationality, race and ethnicity, gender, sexuality, socioeconomic class, religion, po litics,[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Global Educators Semester
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Global Educators Semester This semester program was created to meet undergraduate, education and liberal arts requirements for students seeking elementary, secondary, special education and English as a Second Language degree programs. Its goal is [...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: International Business and Global Citizenship
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: International Business and Global Citizenship Today's business leaders are increasingly well-served by a global perspective.  Gain your international experience in Mexico, the business capital of Latin America and the United States' t hird-largest[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Language and Culture in Mexico | Summer
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Summer
Description: Language and Culture CGEE in Mexico offers five 3 1/2 week sessions (blocks) focusing on Spanish language and Mexican culture in which students can take one courses per session, and take up to five courses throughout the summer. This c ommunity-based[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Mexico: Social Work in a Latin American Context | Spring Semester
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Social Work in a Latin American Context The Social Work in a Latin American Context program was jointly created in 2003 by a collaboration of CSWE accredited social work programs in the Minnesota/South Dakota area and has since added partne r[...]
Augsburg CGEE in Southern Africa: Nation Building, Globalization and Decolonizing the Mind
Johannesburg, South Africa; Windhoek, Namibia

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Nation Building, Globalization, and Decolonizing the Mind Students learn about historical and present-day challenges in creating national identity, an inclusive multi-party democracy, and a model for development. Studying Namibia an d[...]
Augsburg College Exchange Program (Exchange)
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Partner(s): American College of Greece, Athens, Greece, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon, Arcada University, Helsinki, Finland, DHBW Karlsruhe, Germany, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, China, iCLA Yamanashi Gakuin University, Sakaori, Japan, Sejong University, Seoul, Korea, Sungshin Women's University, Seoul, South Korea, United International College (UIC), Zhuhai, China, Universidad Centroamericana (UCA)
Description: STUDENTS FROM EXCHANGE PARTNER SCHOOLS WISHING TO STUDY AT AUGSBURG 2017-18 Academic Year   NOMINATION & APPLICATION PROCESS Application deadlines: Semester 1 (Fall) March 1 Semester 2 (Spring) October 1 * [...]
Augsburg College Exchange with Norwegian Partners (Exchange)
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Partner(s): Molde University College, Molde, Norway, Nord University Bodø, Norway, NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo, Norway, Østfold University College, Østfold, Norway, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Harstad Norway, VID Specialized University, Olso, Norway, Volda University College, Volda, Norway, Western Norway University of Applied Sciences, Bergen/Sogndal, Norway
Description: STUDENTS FROM NORWEGIAN PARTNER SCHOOLS WISHING TO STUDY AT AUGSBURG COLLEGE Academic Year 2017-18  NOMINATION & APPLICATION PROCESS Application deadlines: Semester 1 (Fall) March 1 Semester 2 (Spring) October 1 * Applicatio n[...]
Augsburg College Exchange: American College of Greece (Exchange)
Athens, Greece

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Athens, Greece Description Located in Athens, and originally founded in 1875 Smyrna, DEREE - The American College of Greece is the oldest American accredited college in Europe and the largest private institution in Greece. ACG i s[...]
Augsburg College Exchange: American University of Beirut (Exchange)
Beirut, Lebanon

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Beirut, Lebanon In Roman times, Beirut was a flourishing port city and the site of a famous law school. Today it is once again a vibrant and welcoming center of commerce and education: its rebuilt downtown market, or Souk, is home [...]
Augsburg College Exchange: Hong Kong Baptist University (Exchange)
Hong Kong, China

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong   Description Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) offers one semester and one year exchanges, and the freedom to take courses from across our undergraduate programs. Experienced and caring faculty [...]
Augsburg College Exchange: Sejong University | Seoul, South Korea (Exchange)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Seoul, South Korea   Description A private university located in Seoul, South Korea. The history of Sejong University dates to 1940 when a trust established the Kyung Sung Humanities Institute. In 1978, the academy [...]
Augsburg College Exchange: Sungshin Women's University | Seoul, Korea (Exchange)
Seoul, South Korea

Terms: Academic Year, Spring Semester
Description: Location Seoul, South Korea Description Educational Motto: Embrace sincerity and faith, strive for new knowledge, act independently.   Sungshin University was founded by Dr. Sook-chong Lee as an outgrowth of its predecessor, Sungs hin[...]
Augsburg College Exchange: United International College (UIC), China (Exchange)
Zhuhai, China

Terms: Academic Year, Spring Semester
Description: Location Zhuhai--a city of approx. 3 Million people in Southern China's Guangdong Province Description United International College (UIC) is China's first Liberal Arts College. With over 4,000 students, twenty undergraduate [...]
Augsburg College Exchange: Universidad Centroamericana (UCA) (Exchange)
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Managua, Nicaragua   Description The UCA was founded in July 1960 by the Society of Jesus, and was the first private university in Central America   Co-curricular activities include classes, which meet several hours a [...]
Augsburg College Exchange: iCLA Yamanashi Gakuin University | Kofu, Japan (Exchange)
Kofu, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Kofu, Japan   Description Yamanashi Gakuin University is located in Kofu, the capital city of Yamanashi Prefecture in Japan. As of November 1, 2015, the city had an estimated population of 193,127. The city is locate d[...]
Augsburg College Nursing to England
Glastonbury, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; St. Just, United Kingdom; Tintagel, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: Ancient Healing Practices and Modern Implications DESCRIPTION:  This course helps students embody connections to nature that are fundamental in modern day holistic nursing and healing practices. Participants are immersed in energies present at [...]
Augsburg Faith, Vocation, and Social Change in Central America
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: Spring Break
Description: Faith, Vocation, and Social Change in Central America Faculty leader: Matt Maruggi Explore the concept of vocation in the context of poverty and political oppression, examining the ways in which Christian theology has been and continues to be [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Arcada University | Finland (Exchange)
Helsinki, Finland

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Helsinki, Finland   Description Arcada University is a vibrant, innovative institution with about 2,000 students. Fifty nations are currently represented in the student body, giving the school a truly international at mosphere. The[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: DHBW Karlsruhe | Germany (Exchange) (Exchange)
Karlsruhe, Germany

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Karlsruhe, Germany :  Description Karlsruhe was founded in 1 71 5 as a carefully planned cosmopolitan city whose streets radiate like the ribs of a fan. Situated in the plain of the Rhine River, the city enjoys a pleasant climat e[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Molde University College | Norway
Molde, Norway

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Location: Molde, Norway Description Molde is an old tradingn settlment located on the Romsdal Peninsula. The city grew into a centre for Norwegian textile and garment industry, as well as the administrative center for [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology | Norway (Exchange)
Trondheim, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Trondheim, Norway Academics Courses Academic Calendar   Accommodations Housing https://www.ntnu.edu/lifeandhousing/trondheim/student-housing Finances Housing: appx. $1,440 - $2,000 per semester Food: [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Nord University | Norway (Exchange)
Bodø, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Bodø, Norway Bodø lies just above the Arctic Circle, but the climate is surprisingly mild, thanks to the Gulf Stream bringing warm air from the Gulf of Mexico.  It is set in the heart of some of Norway 's[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences | Norway (Exchange)
Oslo, Norway

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Oslo, Norway   Description Oslo is located in southeastern Norway at the head of the Oslo Fjord.  With a population of 1.4 million it is the country's largest city and its cultural, scientific, economic a nd[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: UiT The Arctic University of Norway-Harstad Campus | Advanced Marketing | Norway (Exchange)
Harstad, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: Location Harstad, Norway Description Harstad is a thriving city of 23,000 inhabitants about 100 miles above the Arctic Circle.  It has a pleasant coastal climate and is ideally situated on a picturesque island surrounded b y[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Volda University College | Norway (Exchange)
Volda, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location: Volda, Norway Description Volda, a city of about 8,000 inhabitants in west central Norway, has a spectacular natural setting on two fjords surrounded by mountains.  Known primarily as an academic and cultural center, Volda is h ost[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Østfold University College | Norway (Exchange)
Halden, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Halden, Norway Description Halden is located in the southeast part of Norway, between the capital city, Oslo and the Swedish border, surrounded by forests and water   Østfold University College was founded [...]
Augsburg International Partner: Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (Exchange)
Bergen, Norway; Sogndal, Norway

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location Five campuses on the West Coast of Norway: Bergen Førde Haugesund Sogndal Stord Most students will study at either the Bergen Campus or the Sogndal Campus. Academics Cour ses[...]
Augsburg MBA Program to Germany
Hamburg, Germany; Manchester, United Kingdom

Terms: CGEE Programs, Short-term Spring
Description: Please register here for your 2016 study abroad program in Germany.  This registration process is REQUIRED by the college for any student who will be studying off-campus.  If you do not complete the forms, you will not be able to participat e[...]
Augsburg MBA to Peru
Lima, Peru

Terms: Spring Break
Augsburg MSW Exploring Welfare Services in Slovenia, the U.S., and Central Europe
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Terms: Summer
Description: Please note: This program is for Augsburg MSW students ONLY. Dates: June 25-July 8, 2017 (program ends evening of Friday, July 7 for departure on July 8) Summer Session Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia Course Name and Number: SWK 699 &l dquo;Exploring[...]
Augsburg Nursing Program - Pine Ridge
Pine Ridge, SD, United States; Rapid City, United States

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: For detailed information on this Nursing Practicum, please contact Professor Marty Aleman at aleman@augsburg.edu 
Augsburg Nursing Program - Practicum in Nicaragua - HVO
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: **This program is designed by the Center for Global Education and Experience and only available to Augsburg Nursing students who have already confirmed their participation with the department.**  Welcome to the travel registration site for [...]
Augsburg Nursing Program - Transcultural Nursing Leadership in Namibia
Gobabis, Namibia; Johannesburg, South Africa; Omaruru, Namibia; Windhoek, Namibia

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: **This program is only available to Augsburg Nursing students who have already confirmed their participation with the department.**  Welcome to the travel registration site for Augsburg College study abroad programs organized by departments. [...]
Augsburg PA/MAL/MAE Program in Nicaragua
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: Summer
Description: About the Course: His Holiness the Dalai Lama, in Ethics for the New Millennium, makes a strong case for the need to cultivate what he calls universal responsibility, based on a fundamental belief that everything we do has a universal dimension &nda sh;[...]
Augsburg STEM Math in Nicaragua
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Nicaragua flier May 2017 STEM17.pdf Program Dates: May 8-16, 2017 Program Costs: Total Billed to Student Account: $1,067    This includes all accommodations, meals, in-country transportation, on-site programming, translations, [...]
Augsburg Science and Religion in Germany
Heidelberg, Germany; Leipzig, Germany; Marburg, Germany; Wittenberg, Germany

Terms: Summer
Description: Science and Religion in Germany Faculty leaders: Michael Wentzel and Hans Wiersma Courses*:    Chemistry (with lab) 102 - 4 credits - fulfills LAF Natural Sciences and Mathematics w/ Lab    Science Keystone 490 - 2 [...]
Food, Justice & Sustainability in Mexico
Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico; Mexico City, Mexico; San Miguel de Allende, Mexico

Terms: Spring Break
Description: Food, Justice, and Sustainability in Mexico Faculty: Allyson Green and Joe Underhill     Environmental Justice and social change take on a local and global perspective in this course that starts in the US, travels to Mexico over [...]
HECUA Art for Social Change: Fine Art, Urban Studies and Communication
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Learn how the arts can create choice, change and connection in a nationally recognized center for creativity and community.  Description What is art for? Who is allowed to be an artist? Where do you find art, and what happens when it finds [...]
HECUA Ecuador: Community Internships in Latin America
Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: ?Description Ecuador is a country of dramatic contrast in nearly every sector: social, political, economic, and geographic. Based in Quito, the Community Internships in Latin America (CILA) program weaves together a semester-long, project-based in ternship,[...]
HECUA Environmental Sustainability: Ecology, Policy, and Social Transformation
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: Description These four linked semester courses reveal the dynamic interplay between ecological and social change. Coursework is interdisciplinary and discussion wide-ranging, pulling from field observations, conversations with community partners, [...]
HECUA Inequality in America: Policy, Community, and the Politics of Empowerment
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Examine the growing gap between rich and poor in the United States.  Gain concrete change-making skills through internships and discussion with effective activists.  Description In America today, the wealthiest 160,000 families own as mu ch[...]
HECUA Italy: Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Justice
Florence, Italy

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: Live and study at the intersection of food politics, sustainability, and culture on a working farm in Tuscany. Italy is the birthplace of the Slow Food movement. Unpack the movement’s motto of “good, clean, and fair food” on the [...]
HECUA Making Media, Making Change: Digital Technologies, Storytelling, and Activism
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Description What happens when six corporations control the production of the films, television, and news the majority of Americans consume? What is lost when the last Black-owned television station is sold? What stock stories are told and retold wh en[...]
HECUA New Zealand: Culture and the Environment, A Shared Future
Wellington, New Zealand

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Description New Zealand has long been at the forefront of innovative social, cultural, and environmental practices. In this program students get to know the people, places, and ideas that have driven developments such as truth and reconciliation pr ocesses[...]
HECUA Northern Ireland: Democracy & Social Change
Londonderry, United Kingdom

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Description What are the root causes of the Northern Ireland conflict, commonly called "the Troubles"? What progress has been made towards building a sustainable peace? In a country where imposing peace walls still separate historically [...]
HECUA Norway: Globalization, National Identity, and The Politics of Belonging
Oslo, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: See Scandinavia in a new way–as vibrant, diverse and complex.  Explore how globalization and immigration are reshaping Norwegian identity.  Description Prosperous and egalitarian, Norway is known for its highly developed welfare t ate,[...]
HECUA Race in America: Then & Now
Jackson, Mississippi, United States

Terms: Summer
Description: Description: The summer of 2014 saw the beginning of a dramatic shift in public conversation around race in the United States. As the tragic deaths of Michael Brown, Rekia Boyd, Eric Garner, John Crawford, Tamir Rice, Sandra Bland, and other unarmed [...]
Mary Witt Scholarship Fund
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
Description: Purpose of the Fund:  The Mary Witt Scholarship Fund was established in 1987 in memory of Mary Witt, who was killed in a car accident several months after participating in a Center for Global Education & Experience (CGEE) customized program [...]
Model UN
New York, United States

Terms: Spring Break
Description: Students who are participating in Model UN in New York City in 2017 must confirm their participation here by December 1, 2017. Conference A: 19-23 March 2017 (travel dates: TBD) A $500 fee charge will be placed on student account as part of reg istration[...]
Music Therapy in China
Beijing, China; Chongqing, China

Terms: Summer
Description: Music Therapy in China: Chongqing Burn Camp Faculty leader: Annie Heiderscheit, PhD, MT-BC, LMFT Courses: MUS 374: Music Therapy Practicum, or MUS 582: Transcultural Music Therapy II Dates: July  11-26, 2017  Cost: Undergraduate Tuition[...]
Music Therapy in South Africa (Graduate Students only)
Durban, South Africa; Johannesburg, South Africa

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Music Therapy in South Africa Faculty leader: Annie Heiderscheit, PhD, MT-BC, LMFT Program Courses: MUS 580 (4 credits): Transcultural Music Therapy I MUS 511 (0 credits): Advanced Music Therapy Practicum Students will take bot h[...]
Pilgrimage in Europe
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Medieval Pilgrimage  Faculty: Professor Phillip Adamo Augsburg Course: HIS195 or HON 495 - satisfies LAF-Humanities Program Dates: Online May 8 to June 3; and in France June 4-24 (choose one week) Online: The first portion of the cour se,[...]
Psychology and Education in Slovenia
Ljubljana, Slovenia; Venice, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Examine the roots of both educational and psychological practices that shaped European culture in beautiful Ljubljana, Slovenia, experience Roman ruins in Croatia, and the canals of Venice, Italy during this travel seminar planned for May 2017. Thi s[...]
Religious Studies Scholarship Fund
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
Description: Purpose of the Fund: The Religious Studies Scholarship Fund provides encouragement and financial assistance to a student of any class who demonstrates financial need and who is involved in a Center for Global Education & Experience short-term [...]
Students of Color Endowed Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Break
Description: Purpose of the Fund: The Students of Color Endowed Scholarship Fund exists to provide encouragement and financial assistance to a student who is involved in a Center for Global Education and Experience (CGEE) program.  The amount of any scholar ship[...]