Non UofM Students

Programs Open to Non UofM Students

Kenya

Kenya

MSID—International Development in Kenya

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Academic Year

Learn from direct contact with the social and economic realities of Kenyan communities and people.

Kenya

Intensive Swahili in Kenya

Winter Break, Summer Session

Advance your Swahili language skills by a semester in only a month while exploring Nairobi.

Morocco

Morocco

Arabic Language & Culture in Morocco

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Live in the historic medina of Fez, travel to the Sahara Desert, and participate in excursions to vineyards, traditional medicine shops, Mid-Altas Mountains, and neighboring cities.

Senegal

Senegal

MSID—International Development in Senegal

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Academic Year

Learn from direct contact with the social and economic realities of communities and people in Senegal.

Senegal

Intensive French in Senegal

Winter Break, Summer Session

Complete an advanced French language course in only four weeks while you explore the country often viewed as the bridge between Africa and the West.

Senegal

Contemporary Culture & Entrepreneurship in Senegal

Summer Session

Gain insight into contemporary Senegalese culture through language study and thematic coursework. Learn about culture and marketplace economics inside and outside the classroom.

Tanzania

Tanzania

Study Abroad in Tanzania

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Learn Swahili and discover Tanzanian culture in Arusha. Live with a host family and explore Tanzania's world famous game parks.

Argentina

Argentina

Language & Culture in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Learn about Argentine culture through Buenos Aires's beautiful neighborhoods while you sample food, read literature, and experience music and dance.

Ecuador

Ecuador

MSID—International Development in Ecuador

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Academic Year

Learn from direct contact with the social and economic realities of communities and people through unique classes, field trips, internships, and research.

Ecuador

Intensive Spanish in Ecuador

Winter Break, Summer Session

Practice your Spanish and marvel at the coastal deserts, temperate mountain valleys, Amazon forests and snowcapped volcanoes of Ecuador.

Ecuador

Health & Society in Ecuador

Summer Session

Gain real knowledge, experience, and understanding of the social determinants of health in a foreign context.

Mexico

Mexico

Study Abroad in Mexico

Winter Break, May Term, Summer Session

Bask in the climate of the "City of Eternal Spring while you practice your language abilities by living with a homestay family.

Venezuela

Venezuela

Study Abroad in Venezuela

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session, Academic Year

Take in all Venezuela has to offer, from Caribbean beaches to steamy jungles to snow capped mountains. Begin your Spanish language studies, or advance your existing skills.

India

India

MSID—International Development in India

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Academic Year

Learn from direct contact with the social and economic realities of communities and people through unique classes, field trips, internships, and research.

India

Intensive Hindi in India

Winter Break, Summer Session

Learn a semester worth of Hindi in one short-term summer session and visit various local markets, non-governmental organizations, and potential internship sites.

Thailand

Thailand

MSID—International Development in Thailand

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Academic Year

Study in Thailand, the only southeast Asian country not be colonized by European powers and a hub for manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism.

Thailand

Intensive Thai in Thailand

Winter Break, Summer Session

Study the Thai language while you explore Thailand, the only southeast Asian country not be colonized by European powers and now a hub for manufacturing, agriculture, and tourism

France

Montpellier France

Study Abroad in Montpellier, France

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, May Term, Summer Session, Academic Year

Live in Montpellier, France's cultural and educational center, and integrate into French culture through a variety of different housing options.

Montpellier France

Teaching Practicum in France

Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Study in this vibrant city with a centuries-old history of intellectual advances and social tolerance. Examine French education practices and complete your teaching practicum through teaching English in a French school.

Italy

Florence

Language & Culture in Florence, Italy

Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Study the Italian language while taking courses in art history, political science, psychology, photography, and more.

Rome

Study & Internships in Rome, Italy

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Study Italian while taking courses in architecture, marketing, journalism, sustainability, art history, and more.

Spain

Madrid

Study & Internships in Madrid

Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Live and study in Madrid—Spain's alluring and lively capital city—and have a semester you'll never forget.

Spain

International Study in Toledo, Spain

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, May Term, Summer Session, Academic Year

Immerse yourself in Spanish culture through coursework, internships, daily life and excursions to various locations in Spain.

Turkey

Turkey

Study Abroad in Istanbul

Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Today, with its rich historical and religious significance, Europe's second-largest city is a perfect place to study Political Science, Sociology, Religious Studies, or Turkish language and culture.

Various Countries

Global Seminars

Global Seminars

Global Seminars are great short term options led by University of Minnesota faculty featuring small groups, intensive learning, excursions and social activities and no prerequisites.

Open Enrollment Catalog

Check out the Learning Abroad Center Open Enrollment Catalog (pdf)

Open to Students Attending Big 10 & CIC Schools

Australia

Australia

Study & Internships in Sydney

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Visit a city of dazzling harbors, beaches, a multicultural population, and a host of restaurants and attractions. Gain experience through an internship and take study courses.

United Kingdom

United Kingdom

Study & Internships in London, UK

Fall Semester, Spring Semester, Summer Session

Live and study in London, Europe's largest city, a home of royalty and immigrants.