Travel and earn college credit
Our journeys take us around the world to places like China, South Korea, Costa Rica, Denmark, England, Spain, and world-famous cities, like Paris, France; London, England; Rome, Italy and more. Take a peek into the past and see what might be in store for you. Then get started on your journey today!
At Mount Mary, learning goes beyond the classroom — and beyond our borders. Explore a new location over a school break, during the summer or for an entire semester. Start creating your study abroad experience by following seven easy steps. Read what fellow Mount Mary students had to say about their study abroad experiences.
Study Abroad During School Breaks
Paris and Berlin for Interior Design: December 27, 2023 — January 10, 2024
This faculty-led program will focus on comparing and contrasting more classical architectural styles in Paris, such as at Versailles, with modern architectural styles in Berlin, with a special focus on the Bauhaus movement in the early 20th century. Time in Berlin will include a day-trip to Dessau, home of the School of Design, currently a UNESCO World Heritage site, as well as a day to explore the historical context of Berlin, by visiting the Reichstag and Checkpoint Charlie. Download the information and the application.
Paris for Fashion: December 27, 2023 — January 24, 2024
Hone your fashion skills in Paris and experience the allure of this global fashion capital. Mount Mary University will offer two course options for fashion majors, in Paris, next January. Our program is coordinated by Mr. Peter Carman, Di-rector of the Paris American Academy. Students will be housed in centrally located apartments within walking distance of many primary sites in Paris. Download the information and the application.
Guatemala for Spanish Language + Service Learning: January 2 — January 17, 2024
Travel to Guatemala and study Latin American civilization, while learning more about its indigenous culture, on this short-term, faculty-led study abroad program. The historic homeland of the ancient Mayas, the nae for Guatemala may derive from a word meaning "land of trees." Guatemala maintains a significant population of indigenous people in its interior uplands, which distinguishes this country from its neighbors. Participants will stay with a host family to enhance Spanish language fluency, while earning credit in Spanish language and participating in service learning. Download the information and the application.
Study Abroad During Summer
Arrange Individual Study Abroad Opportunities
If you want to study in a different location than offered through our faculty-led programs, Summer is a great time to explore! Earn credits over the summer in Thailand, or participate in an internship in Spain or South Africa. Contact the International Studies Office for more details on how to select the best option to fulfill your academic and professional skills.
- Read Michelle Hawkins' blog that features her experience interning in Valencia, Spain.
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