Study Abroad

Faculty-led, Short-term Attachment Programs

Application Notes:

  • Application deadlines for faculty-led, short-term programs are outlined on our Application page.

  • Marist Abroad reserves the right to modify or cancel the program, including changes to the itinerary, scheduled visits, program dates, costs, etc.

  • A Spring Attachment course can be taken as part of your spring semester course load (12-16 credits).  Additional charges may apply over 16 credits.

  • Spring Attachment program participants ARE NOT eligible to take summer classes. Please note: this policy impacts ONLY the Spring Attachment courses and NOT the Spring Break course.

  • Freshman are eligible to participate in programs with the approval of the Program Director.  Mid-semester grades will be reviewed in lieu of official GPA.

  • You must speak with the Program Director of the short-term program you are interested in for approval to enroll.

  • Conditional admission to programs is on a space-available basis, and students are encouraged to apply early to help secure a spot on the program. If the number of completed applications exceeds the capacity of the program before the deadline the application will be closed, we will contact affected students to discuss their second-choice program or their placement on a waitlist.

 

2019 Spring Break Programs


Visions of Japan

Location: Japan

Staff: Prof. Richard Lewis

Academic Focus: Art


Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

March 14 - March 25, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Moving Through Time: Writing and Music in Western Ireland 

Location: Ireland

Staff: Dr. Leigh Graham

Academic Focus: Literature

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

March 16 - March 23, 2019

Cost: $3,400


Immersion in Dominican Republic History and Culture 

Location: Dominican Republic

Staff: Prof. Joanna Huyck

Academic Focus: Professional Programs

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

March 16 - March 23, 2019

Cost: $3,000


Race in America

Location: Southern USA

Staff: Dr. Robyn Rosen

Academic Focus: History

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

March 16 - March 23, 2019

Cost: $2,000

 

2019 Spring Attachment Programs


Culturally Responsive Education                                                            

Location: Hawaii

Staff: Dr. Jennifer Powers

Academic Focus: Education 

Course Dates:                        

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 20 - May 31, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Intro to Environmental Issues in the American West

Location: Western USA

Staff: Dr. Zion Klos

Academic Focus: Natural Science

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 26 - June 6, 2019

Cost: $1,500


Paris - A Living Work of Art

Location: Paris, France

Staff: Dr. Anne Bertrand-Dewsnap

Academic Focus: Art

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 26 - June 9, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Global Fashion Trends in Tokyo

Location: Tokyo, Japan

Staff: Prof. Sonia Roy

Academic Focus: Fashion

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 27 - June 10, 2019

Cost: $4,400


International Business in Greece, Italy, and Bulgaria  

Location: Greece, Italy, and Bulgaria

Staff: Dr. Detelin Elenkov

Academic Focus: Business

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 27 - June 10, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Judaism: History, Literature, and Culture in Italy

Location: Florence and Rome, Italy

Staff: Prof. Steve Sansola and Dr. Joshua Kotzin

Academic Focus: Religious Studies and Literature

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 27 - June 10, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Shakespeare in London

Location: London

Staff: Dr. Richard Grinnell

Academic Focus: Literature 

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 28 - June 11, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Northern Ireland and the US: 
Understanding Marginalized Populations 

Location: Northern Ireland and Ireland

Staff: Dr. Daria Hanssen and Dr. Katherine Dill

Academic Focus: Social Work

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 29 - June 12, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Business in Australia

Location: Australia

Staff: Dr. Joanne Gavin and Dr. David Gavin

Academic Focus: Business

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 29 - June 12, 2019

Cost: $4,400 


Field Biology in the Galapagos Islands

Location: Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)

Staff: Dr. Luis Espinasa and Dr. Richard Feldman

Academic Focus: Biology

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

May 29 - June 12, 2019

Cost: $4,400


Global Change and Italy: A Contemporary Art Perspective 

Location: Venice, Italy

Staff: Prof. Amy Cahill

Academic Focus: Biology 

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

June 1 - June 16, 2019

Cost: $4,400 


Spanish and Technology: 
Service Learning in the Dominican Republic 

Location: Dominican Republic

Staff: Dr. Carolyn Matheus and Dr. Kevin Gaugler

Academic Focus: Spanish and Computer Science 

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

June 1 - June 16, 2019

Cost: $4,000


Global Criminal Justice Systems in England and France 

Location: England and France

Staff: Dr. Julie Raines

Academic Focus: Criminal Justice 

Course Dates:

January 22 - May 17, 2019

Travel Dates:

June 3 - June 17, 2019

Cost: $4,400

 

 

 

 

2018 Spring Attachment Programs:


International Business in Greece 

Location: Greece

Staff: Dr. Joanne Gavin

Academic Focus: Business 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 28 - June 11, 2018

Cost: $4,300 


Culturally Responsive Education 

Location: Hawaii

Staff: Dr. Jennifer Powers

Academic Focus: Education 

Course Dates:

January 16- May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 14 - May 26, 2018

Cost: $4,300 


Global Fashion Trends: Amsterdam and Prague 

Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands and Prague, Czech Republic

Staff: Prof. Sonia Roy

Academic Focus: Fashion 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 22 - June 5, 2018 

Cost: $4,300 


Shakespeare in London 

Location: London

Staff: Dr. Richard Grinnell

Academic Focus: Literature 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 25 - June 8, 2018 

Cost: $4,300 


Hybrid Media Arts 

Location: Corfu, Greece

Staff: Prof. Adam Zaretsky

Academic Focus: Media Arts 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 29 - June 12, 2018 

Cost: $4,300 


Comparative Social Policy: US, UK and Ireland 

Location: Northern Ireland

Staff: Dr. Daria Hanssen and Dr. Katharine Dill

Academic Focus: Social Work 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 28 - June 10, 2018 

Cost: $4,300 


Race in America 

Location: Mississippi, Alabama and Tennesse, USA

Staff: Prof. Robyn Rosen

Academic Focus: History 

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 20 - 26, 2018 

Cost: $2000 


A Medical Experience in South Africa 

Location: South Africa

Staff: Prof. Amy Cahill

Academic Focus: Health

Course Dates:

January 16 - May 11, 2018

Travel Dates:

May 22 - June 12, 2018 

Cost: $4,300