Low-Cost Options

Center for International and Cultural Education

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Tier 1: Semester programs that cost the same (in total) as studying at Gustavus

CISabroad Semester in Thailand (Mahidol University)
Hosei University (Japan)
USAC Brazil: Brazilian Cultural Studies Global Economy and Natural Resource Management in Florianópolis
USAC China: Chinese Language and Culture Studies in Chengdu
USAC Costa Rica: Life and Health Sciences, Spanish, and Culture Studies in San Ramón
USAC Costa Rica: Spanish Language, Ecological, and Latin American Studies in Heredia
USAC Costa Rica: Spanish Language, Ecological, and Latin American Studies in Puntarenas
USAC France: French Language and European Studies in Lyon
USAC France: French Language and European Studies in Pau
USAC Germany: German Language and German/European Studies in Lüneburg
USAC Israel: University of Haifa
USAC Italy: Education, Communications, Health, and Italian Studies in Reggio Emilia
USAC Italy: Intensive Italian Language, History, Mediterranean Studies, and the Arts in Viterbo
USAC Italy: International Business, Tourism, and Italian Studies in Verona
USAC Japan: Hiroshima University
USAC Korea: Chonnam National University (Gwangju)
USAC Korea: Kookmin University (Seoul)
USAC Korea: Yonsei University (Seoul)
USAC Poland: Jewish/Holocaust Studies, Central European Studies, Economics, Politics, and International Marketing in Kraków
USAC Thailand: Southeast Asian Economics, Politics, and Culture Studies
USAC Uruguay: Agribusiness, Latin American, Gender, and Spanish Language Studies

Tier 2: Semester programs no more than $2000 more than studying at Gustavus

American Junior Year (AJY) in Heidelberg
Bard College: American University of Central Asia (Kyrgyzstan)
Budapest Semesters in Mathematics (St. Olaf program in Hungary)
Budapest Semesters in Mathematics Education (St. Olaf program in Hungary)
CIEE: Liberal Arts Program in Santiago, Dominican Republic
CISabroad Semester in Vietnam (RMIT University Vietnam, South Saigon campus)
HECUA: Environmental Sustainability: Science, Policy & Community Action (Twin Cities)
HECUA: Inequality in America: Policy, Community, and the Politics of Empowerment (Mpls)
HECUA: Making Media, Making Change: Digital Tech., Storytelling, & Activism (St. Paul)
HECUA: New Zealand Culture and Environment: A Shared Future
HECUA: Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Justice in Italy
HECUA: The New Norway: Globalization, National Identity, and the Politics of Belonging
IES Abroad: International Affairs & Security Studies in Berlin
Kansai Gaidai University (Japan)
LDM - Lorenzo de' Medici Institute - Florence (Italy)
Rothberg International School - Hebrew University of Jerusalem (Israel)
SAI Programs: Florence University of the Arts (Italy)
University of Aberdeen (Scotland)
University of Lancaster (England)
Universiti Sains Malaysia/USM
University of Minnesota LAC: Arabic Language & Culture in Morocco
Uppsala University (Sweden)
USAC Australia: Gold Coast (Griffith University, Queensland College of Art and the Queensland Conservatorium of Music)
USAC Czech Republic: Politics, Culture, and Art Studies in Prague
USAC England: University of Brighton
USAC England: University of Bristol
USAC England: University of Reading
USAC Ireland: University College Cork
USAC Italy: International Business, Design/Art, and Italian Studies in Torino
USAC Japan: Japanese Language, Society, and Culture Studies in Nagasaki
USAC Netherlands: Hague University of Applied Sciences
USAC Netherlands: Maastricht University
USAC New Zealand: Massey University in Palmerston North, Auckland, or Wellington
USAC Scotland: University of Stirling
USAC South Africa: Stellenbosch University
USAC Spain: International Business, Spanish, and Cultural Studies in Bilbao
USAC Spain: Spanish Language, Culture, and STEM in Valencia
Washington Internship Institute (Washington D.C.)