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Dalton State College Study Abroad Programs

Program NamesProgram DescriptionCostApplication Deadline
Peru   (Spring Break 2021) Students will have the opportunity to have a virtual experience with one of Latin America’s top business schools in Peru, Centrum Business School. Students will attend virtual lectures, work in groups using virtual collaboration, and visit manufacturing facilities and cultural sites virtually. One course offered: MNGT 4800 80O – Doing Business in Peru. Course is offered as a C session: Mar 8 – May 6, 2021. Contact Dr. F. Garcia at [email protected] for more information.
Don’t forget to apply to the Dalton State Foundation Scholarship! Click Here for Scholarship 
(Does not involve travel)
January 29, 2021
India  (May 17-Jun 14, 2021)Students will have the opportunity to assist with an established turtle conservation program in India. Students can earn up to 7 credit hours by taking BIOL 3550 (Conservation Biology) and/or BIOL 3500 (Ecology). Contact Dr. D. Gaillard at [email protected] for more information.
Don’t forget to apply to the Dalton State Foundation Scholarship! Click Here for Scholarship 
(Does not include air fare)

USG Goes Global (More Information) 

Program NamesProgram DescriptionCostApplication Deadline
England- London  (July 1 –  July 29, 2021)The five-week London Study Program, you will live in the part of this great city that has housed William Shakespeare, Charles Dickens, Virginia Woolfe, and other great writers.  You will be minutes away from the theatre district and Trafalgar Square, and within walking distance of the British Museum and its extraordinary collections.  You can explore London’s vast and beautiful parks- Hyde Park, St. James, and Green Park- and walk along the Thames toward Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, and the Houses of Parliament.  London also offers quick access to all major cities in Europe. TBDMarch 19, 2021
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France-Paris   (June 30 – August 2, 2021)Paris is home to countless museums, cafés, and medieval streets that wind around contemporary architecture. A city à decouvrir, Paris is an invitation to experience all the world’s cultures while maintaining a proud and distinctly French feeling. Picture yourself spending a summer studying in the “City of Light,” the “museum without walls,” immersed in history and surrounded by some of the world’s finest art, architecture, and music.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Spain-Madrid  (June 15 – July 26, 2021 )Consider studying during the summer in Madrid, the geographic center of Spain and the historic center of the entire Hispanic world. The city of four million is a modern European hub with state-of-the-art transportation and cyber cafes, but its Old World charm shines through in its long afternoon siestas, its warm and friendly people, and its majestic monuments of Spain’s glorious past. Students will have the opportunity to live in a typical Madrid neighborhood popular for students, eat at tapas bars, visit world-class museums, and enjoy life in this vibrant city. From practicing Spanish language skills to learning about ancient world history, Madrid is an ideal location for any student hoping to gain an exciting, informative, and productive intercultural experience.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Germany  (June 15-June 29, 2021)Experience the diversity of Germany’s culture and landscape on this two-week multi-city program while focusing your studies on environmental sustainability and developing communication skills in your development as a conscientious and engaged global citizen. Begin your journey in youthful, artistic, and hip Berlin as you explore how this cosmopolitan city and its inhabitants have changed from the cultural avant-garde of the Weimar Republic to the devastation of World War II, and then rebuilding from a divided city symbolizing the Cold War a reunified and renewed capital representing the best of modern environmental design. Humans feel more connected to nature in the urban cities we will explore in Germany due to forests, gardens, and parks. Enjoy learning about amazing medieval and modern architecture, local cuisine, museums, cathedrals, and castles as you travel by train or bus to the Bavarian region to see the charm of Nuremburg.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Ireland-Waterford    (June 10 – July 15, 2021)Live and study for five weeks in Ireland’s oldest city! See the cultural, artistic, and historical treasures which have made Ireland a destination for generations.  Waterford, once a walled settlement of Viking origins, retains much of its medieval character together with graceful cathedrals and townhouses from its 18th century expansion. The program fee includes program trips to Dublin, a three-day stay in Killarney, Co. Kerry in the rugged West of Ireland, and eight day trips across the gorgeous mountains and valleys of southeastern Ireland to take in some of Europe’s most outstanding castles, stately homes, gardens, ecclesiastical sites, and pre-historic monuments.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Porto, Portugal  (June 9 – June 24, 2021)Imagine yourself living in a gorgeous UNESCO World Heritage City wedged between a famed river with UNESCO World Heritage Center status and 2,000 year old ancient grape vineyards on verdant hills. Porto, the second largest city in Portugal is listed as a staple on best places to visit in Europe and only a three hour train ride away from Lisbon. Studying in Porto offers you sparkling lovely beaches and fresh Atlantic Ocean air. It is a lively and youthful place to live with numerous colleges and universities. All of these factors are sure to support engagement in your study abroad learning experience.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Scotland-Edinburgh  (May 22 – June 4, 2021) or  (June 5 – June 18, 2021)Come walk the same streets as did historic figures as Mary Queen of Scots, Adam Smith, and William Wallace, and see the sites that inspired such literary figures as Harry Potter, Sherlock Holmes, John Rebus, and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Once known as “Auld Reekie,” Edinburgh today is world-renowned for its architecture, university, and castle as well as for producing some of the world’s most well-known writers such as JK Rowling, Walter Scott, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, and Robert Louis Stevenson. In addition to such historic sites as the Royal Mile, the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Castle, Calton Hill, and Greyfriar’s Kirk, Edinburgh also boasts wonderful restaurants, lively pubs, a thriving theatre and music scene, and serves as the center of Scottish politics.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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China-Zhengzhou    (May 17- Jun 14, 2021)Earn six semester hours of credits in four weeks while traveling to four different locations in China, ranging from some of the world’s oldest cities to UNESCO World Geological sites. Choose from many courses taught by USG faculty members in English. Enjoy a wide range of field trips, excursions, host family visits, and cultural enrichment classes to truly absorb the Chinese experience.TBDMarch 19, 2021
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Exchange Programs with DSC Partner Schools

Program NamesCost:Application Deadline:
 Belgium – Hogeschool-Universiteit Brussel (HUB)Semester-long program in business
China – Zhengzhou UniversitySemester-long programs
China – Hainan Medical UniversitySemester-long programs
South Korea – Korea Institute of Technology and Education (KoreaTech)Semester-long or summer programs
South Korea – Korea University of Transportation (KNUT)Semester-long or summer programs
South Korea – Dongguk UniversitySemester-long or summer programs
Taiwan –National Chengchi University. College of International AffairsSemester-long or summer programs