Germany Study Abroad

       Germany - May 9 – June 5, 2018

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Spend 26 days visiting world-class companies and exploring German culture

The Business in Germany program begins in Salzburg, Austria, travels to Munich and Nuremberg in the German Bavaria region, goes on to Berlin the capital of Germany, and concludes in Frankfurt the financial capital of Germany. Earn up to six academic credits through hands-on experiences with company and culture visits and limited time in the classroom. Company visits include BMW, Mercedes Benz, Hewlett Packard, Nolte Company and more. Historically significant day trips include Neuschwanstein Castle, Strasbourg France, and Dachau. Students will stay in hotels and hostels, including the Kaiserburg Castle in Nuremberg. The geographic location is ideal for travel throughout Europe before or after the program. A tentative schedule and sample course syllabi may be found on Dr. Tori’s webpage. Students may earn up to six credit hours.  Three of the courses are open to all majors.

Program Cost:

The complete program cost is $3,400.00 which includes airfare, accommodations, insurance, some meals, and faculty-led excursions. The program cost does not cover the VSU tuition and fees.

Scholarships and Payment Plans are available:

  • Payment Plan:
    $300 deposit due when applying
    February 1, 2018 $1,550 due
    March 19, 2018 $1,550 due.
  • Additional Study Abroad Scholarships are available for Langdale College of Business Majors

Courses offered:

ECON 3610 Trade and Culture: An Economics Perspective (3 credits) 1,2

ECON 3600 International Economics (3 credits) 1,3

IB 3600 International Business and Culture (3 credits) 1,2

INTL 3170 German Language and Culture (3 credits) 2

1Honor section available; 2open to all majors; 3Prerequisites: ECON 2105 and ECON 2106

Contact:

Dr. Cynthia Tori

Professor of Economics

crtori@valdosta.edu

(229) 245 - 2246