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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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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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Partner(s): Bergen University College, Bergen, Norway, Diakonhjemmet University College, Oslo, Norway, Molde University College, Molde, Norway, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Oslo, Norway, Østfold University College, Østfold, Norway, Sogn og Fjordane University College, Sogndal, Norway, Sør Trøndelag University College, Trondheim, Norway, UiT The Arctic University of Norway, Harstad Norway, University of Nordland, Bodø, Norway, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway, Volda University College, Volda, Norway
Description: STUDENTS FROM NORWEGIAN PARTNER SCHOOLS WISHING TO STUDY AT AUGSBURG COLLEGE Academic Year 2016-2017 NOMINATION & APPLICATION PROCESS Application deadlines: Semester 1 (Fall) March 1 Semester 2 (Spring) October 1 * Application ex tensions[...]
Augsburg College Exchange: American College of Greece (Exchange)
Athens, Greece

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Location 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 is an independent, coeducational com munity[...]
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 t o[...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 undergradu ate[...]
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   Cocurricular activities include classes, which meet several hours a week, chorus ,[...]
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
Glastonburg, United Kingdom; Hayle, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom; Tintagel, United Kingdom

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Welcome!  Please register for the Augsburg College Nursing Program in England.  
Augsburg Exchange: UiT The Arctic University of Norway-Harstad Campus | Advanced Marketing | Norway (Exchange)
Harstad, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: UiT The Arctic University of Norway: Harstad--Advanced Marketing   UiT The Arctic University of Norway in Harstad enrolls approximately 1,100 students, which allows for a friendly atmosphere where students receive individualized attention.&n bsp;[...]
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: ARCADA UNIVERSITY 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 atmosphere. The university recen tly[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Bergen University College | Norway (Exchange)
Bergen, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: BERGEN UNIVERSITY COLLEGEBergen University College with 6500 students is one of the largest colleges in Norway.    In addition to classroom learning, the school provides international students with a "buddy" and arranges trips and spec ial[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: DHBW Karlsruhe | Germany (Exchange) (Exchange)
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Molde University College | Norway
Molde, Norway

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: MOLDE UNIVERSITY COLLEGE   Molde University College enrolls about 1,800 students including around 160 from about 40 different countries.  The college is a leading institution in Norway within the field of logistics, and offers Busines s[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: NTNU Norwegian University of Science and Technology | Norway
Trondheim, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Sør Trøndelag University College has 7000 students distributed among its six campuses in Trondheim. In addition to its academic programs, the school provides many opportunities for social and recreational activities. An active Buddy Program also [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Nord University | Norway
Bodø, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: University of Nordland, located in Bodø, on the west coast of Norway enrolls around 6,000 students including about 300 international students from countries around the world.  Its beautiful suburban campus just outside the city center was [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences | Norway (Exchange)
Oslo, Norway

Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences    Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences is the largest state university in Norway with more than 16,000 students. The main campus is conveniently l ocated[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Sogn og Fjordane University College | Norway (Exchange)
Sogndal, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: SOGN OG FJORDANE UNIVERSITY COLLEGESogn og Fjordane University College with approximately 2,800 students is one of Norway's 26 state colleges.  The campus is located in the western town of Sogndal, on the shores of the famous Sogne Fjord.  [...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: VID Specialized University | Norway
Oslo, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester
Description: DIAKONHJEMMET UNIVERSITY COLLEGE   Diakonhjemmet University College, a college of the Norwegian Lutheran Church, is the oldest private institution of higher learning in Norway.  Its main campus in the capital city of Oslo current ly[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Volda University College | Norway (Exchange)
Volda, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description:   VOLDA UNIVERSITY COLLEGE Volda University College in Volda, Norway has 3000 students including about 150 from 30 different countries.  It specializes in training teachers, animators and journalists.  The school offers  int ernational[...]
Augsburg International Partner/Exchange: Østfold University College | Norway (Exchange)
Halden, Norway

Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
Description: Østfold University College is located in the southeast part of Norway, between the capital city, Oslo and the Swedish border. Østfold University College has approximately 7.000 students and 550 staff members. We offer a range [...]
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 - Guatemala Practicum - March 2017 - HWO
Antigua, Guatemala; Chichicastenango, Guatemala; Guatemala City, Guatemala; San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala; Santiago Atitlan, Guatemala

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Please register here for your 2017 Nursing Program in Guatemala.  Augsburg College requires completion of this registration process for any student who will be studying off-campus.  During registration you will provide your passport an d[...]
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 STEM Math in Nicaragua
Managua, Nicaragua

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Nicaragua flier May 2017 STEM17.pdf
Augsburg Science and Religion in Germany
Berlin, Germany

Terms: CGEE Programs
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
Amatlan, Mexico; Cuernavaca, 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 Agriculture & Justice: Building a Sustainable Food System
Minneapolis, United States

Terms: Spring Semester
Description: Description "You are what you eat."  What we eat shapes the physical and moral landscapes of our lives, from the health of our bodies to the health of our communities. What is the path from seed to restaurant? How do labo r[...]
HECUA Art for Social Change: Intersections of Art, Identity, and Advocacy
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 Community Internships in Latin America (CILA)
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 Democracy & Social Change: Northern Ireland
Belfast, 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 Environmental Sustainability: Science, Public Policy and Community Action
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 Making Media, Making Change: Digital Technologies, Storytelling, and Technology
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: A Shared Future, Culture, and Environment
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 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 [...]
HECUA Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Justice in Italy
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 The New 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,[...]
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:[...]
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: CGEE Programs
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

Terms: CGEE Programs
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 [...]
Roads to Rome: Religion and Cross-Cultural Studies in Italy
Rome, Italy

Terms: CGEE Programs
Description: Roads to Rome Faculty leaders: Michael Kidd and Martha Stortz Courses:  *students will take two courses: either HUM or CCS, and one REL course HUM 195: Topics, Roads to Rome for Medieval Studies Students CCS 495: CCS Major upper level [...]
Students of Color Endowed Scholarship
Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer
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[...]