University of California, Berkeley - Doing Business in China Hong Kong, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Shanghai, Beijing
China is America’s largest trading partner for manufactured goods and many California hi-tech companies rely on making their goods in China. This program aims to give you firsthand experience of business in China by traveling to several cities and making organized visits to factories and offices.
| Application Deadline: March 16, 2012 | Learn More
9. Kobe & Osaka, Japan
USAC - Study Abroad in Osaka/Kobe Japan
The Osaka/Kobe summer program allows students to augment their studies of Japan and its language and culture. The program aims to promote a better understanding of the cultural, religious, social, economic, and political aspects of Japan and its neighbors. Classes are small, and a variety of activities both on and off campus are readily available.
Cost: $4,980 | Application Deadline: April 1, 2012 | Learn More
8. London, England
The College at Brockport – King’s College London-Summer
King's College is one of England's oldest and most prestigious university institutions: a multi-faculty research-led university college based in the heart of London with over 19,700 students, of whom more than 6,200 are postgraduates. There is always lots to do and see, and many opportunities for research, study, entertainment, and fun.
Cost: $4,860 | Application Deadline: May 1, 2012 | Learn More
CEA - Business & Culture in Dublin, Ireland
This program provides a unique interdisciplinary liberal arts and business education in the dynamic and fascinating city of Dublin, Ireland. With the city acting as the classroom, you will take courses ranging from business to liberal arts subjects, and enjoy a city where the traditional Celtic world and the modern era of high-tech business blend effortlessly.
Cost: $4,595 | Application Deadline: April 16, 2012 | Learn More
6. Cusco, Peru
ASA - Study Abroad in Cusco Peru at Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola
This program offers the exceptional opportunity to study Spanish, literature, biodiversity, art and art history while experiencing the Peruvian culture and learning about the legendary Inca Empire.
Cost: $4,195 | Application Deadline: April 1, 2012 | Learn More
5. Montpellier, France
University of Minnesota - Intensive French in Montpellier France
Study in this vibrant city with a centuries-old history of intellectual advances and social tolerance. Choose beginning, intermediate or advanced French language courses. Enjoy the college-town atmosphere, nightlife and student-centered community.
Cost: $4,150 | Application Deadline: March 15, 2012 | Learn More
CET - Study Abroad in Vietnam: Summer Service in Rural Vietnam
CET Vietnam Summer Service is for adventurous students who want to experience the challenges and gratification of giving back. Students perform service projects (much of it manual labor) in the rural Vietnamese countryside. They live with and work alongside Vietnamese roommates. The program accepts students of all majors and language levels—from beginners to heritage learners.
Cost: $3,390 | Application Deadline: March 20, 2012 | Learn More
3. Morocco, Africa
AMIDEAST - America-Middle East Educational and Training Services
AMIDEAST is a leading American non-profit organization engaged in international education, training and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa. Today AMIDEAST programs and services touch the lives of half a million individuals a year – improving educational opportunities and quality, strengthening local institutions, and developing language and professional skills critical for success in the global economy.
Cost: $3,850 | Application Deadline: April 15, 2012 | Learn More
2. Alicante, Spain
Spanish Studies Abroad – The Center of Cross-Cultural Studies
Spanish Studies Abroad invites you to experience the best that Spain has to offer. From the coastal beauty of Alicante to the Spanish traditions of Seville, Spanish Studies offers a variety of semester and short-term programs to suit your interests and provide you with an authentic cultural experience.
Cost: $3,000 | Application Deadline: April 15, 2012 | Learn More
1. Santiago, Chile
ISAC – University Study Abroad Consortium
The summer Santiago program is ideal for students who are interested in studying Spanish and Andean Anthropological Studies in South America. Santiago’s urban and natural framework and its proximity to the sites and cities located on Chile’s central coastline like Valparaíso and Viña del Mar offer students an opportunity to interact with the nature and culture of the most southern country in the world.
Cost: $2,680 | Application Deadline: April 1, 2012 | Learn More
These are some of the amazing destinations where you can study this summer. The list doesn’t end here. Check out our study abroad directory for other programs and be sure to check with your school’s study abroad office for programs that may be even cheaper!
Here are a few links that help you get abroad and save money at the same time:
Student Discount Airfare
College Study Abroad Guide
Study Abroad Financial Aid Guide
Personal Fundraising for International Programs
Search for Study Abroad Programs
Good Luck, and Bon Voyage!