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Summer and Short Term

There are a variety of summer and short term study abroad programs to choose from. Education specific programs led by College of Education faculty as well as well as many group programs taught by other NC State and international faculty.

APPLICATION OPENS OCTOBER 26TH!

NC State European Center in Prague

Situated in the center of Europe, Prague has a rich culture and history that students have the opportunity to explore while taking NC State classes. EDP 304 Education Psychology and other GEP courses will be offered.

NOT OFFERED FOR SUMMER 2021. CHECK BACK IN FALL 2021

New Zealand: Global Explorations into Culture, Social Justice, and Service Learning

This is a new college of education summer program. Save your Interdisciplinary Perspectives GEP, ECI 305 Equity & Education & EDP 344 School and Society to take in New Zealand!

OFFERED IN EVEN YEARS. BACK IN SUMMER 2022

Kenya: Global Education, Literacy, & Culture Program

This program will take you to Nairobi, Kenya, the capital city, and Kitale, Kenya, You will visit cultural landmarks, to experience the beauty of Kenya’s nature and wildlife during a safari to the Maasai Mara National Reserve, and at the heart of this experience is a chance to work with, observe, and collaborate with teachers and students in primary and secondary Kenyan schools.

teaching students in Kenya

OFFERED IN EVEN YEARS. BACK IN SUMMER 2022

Mexico: Culture, Language, Service Learning for Educators

Students will develop their cultural competency and sensitivity, evaluate US culture from a cross-cultural policy perspective, and have an opportunity to learn about Mexican education from a first-hand study abroad experience. Students will volunteer in a school in Guanajuato, and live with a local family, for a truly immersive experience.

teaching students in Mexico

OFFERED IN ODD YEARS. CHECK BACK IN FALL 2021

China: Exploring Culture and Education

Immerse yourself in Chinese culture while learning about the Chinese educational system. Students will travel through Shanghai, the largest city in China, through the water town of Suzhou, to Beijing, the capital of the People’s Republic, where students will have the opportunity to visit cultural landmarks and schools.

China

NOT OFFERED IN SPRING 2021. CHECK BACK IN FALL 2021

China: Student Teaching Abroad

Make Beijing your destination for your global student teaching experience! Earn 2 NC State credits while spending four weeks immersed in the life and culture of Beijing, which is regarded as the political, educational, and cultural center of China. College of Education students will have the opportunity to accompany teachers at Beijing Royal School, a private K-12 educational institution.