Study with Augustana faculty, take one of more than 20 courses through the Upper Midwest Association for Intercultural Education (UMAIE) or participate in an approved third-party provider program. Make an appointment today with a study abroad advisor in the International Programs Office to discuss your options!
**View a full list of J-Term study abroad courses available to students (including Augustana faculty-led courses, UMAIE courses, and programs through indepdendent providers). You can also find program brochures for each program listed on this page by clicking on its name below.**
Augustana Courses taught by Augustana Faculty
These J-Term 2018 courses are open ONLY to Augustana University students.
- Dharma: Life and Religion and Music in Contemporary India — Dr. Sandra Looney and Dr. John Pennington
- The Tropical Ecology of Guatemala & Belize — Dr. Craig Spencer and Dr. David O'Hara
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- From the Gulf Coast to the Florida Keys: Introduction to Marine Biology — Dr. Cecelia Miles and Dr. Lisa Baye
- Potsdam Independent Study — Dr. Stephan Lhotzky
- Leadership in Professional Nursing in Ecuador (Nursing 451) — Dr. Patricia Waltman
- Leadership in Professional Nursing in Norway (Nursing 451) — Dr. Pam Schroeder
- Music & Theater of Eastern Europe — Dr. Jayna Fitzsimmons & Brad Heegel
- The Anthropology of the Southwest — Dr. KC Carlson
- The Greek Connection: Culture, Mind and Body — Dr. Muriel Larson & Dr. Olivia Lima
- The Uncertain European Union: BREXIT and Life After the EU — Dr. Jason Harris and Dr. William Swart
UMAIE Courses taught by Augustana Faculty, January 2018
- Arab & Jewish Influence in Spain & Morocco — Professor Sam Ogdie (SPAN)
**Additional UMAIE Courses available (taught by Elmhurst, St. Ambrose, St. Thomas, St. Catherine's and Gustavus Adolphus)**
How to Apply
Applications for UMAIE and Augustana-only courses will open on March 1. The priority application deadline for UMAIE courses is April 15. The priority application deadline for Augustana-only courses is March 31. All applications received between March 1-31 (Augustana-only) or March 1-April 15 (UMAIE courses) will receive equal consideration for admission. Applications for any remaining spots following these individual program deadlines were accepted on a rolling admission basis until Oct. 1, 2017.
Search by program name on the Augustana StudioAbroad portal. Click "Apply Now" on the program description page to begin the application process.
While all UMAIE courses count for general elective credits (4 credit hours) toward the 124 credit hours needed for graduation, many of the options are pre-approved for general education/core curriculum credit and/or major elective credit at Augustana. Pre-approved credit is listed in the brochure listing on StudioAbroad.
For more information, please contact the International Programs Office (IPO) at 605.274.5050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program Provider Options
Augustana's approved study abroad providers also offer J-Term programs. College students from all over the U.S. apply to these programs, so participation can be a great way to meet students from your host country and peers from other U..S colleges and universities. Contact the International Programs Office if you're interested in learning more about any of these programs.