All the different Study abroad programs
offered through CMAT and what they will
Course title(s), cost, class schedule, class info, and
Tips for studying abroad
Benefits of studying abroad
Course title: International Communication
Estimated cost: 4,675
Class Schedule: Monday through Friday morning
for 4 hours each day.
The theme of the course is “How is communication
manifested in the
linguistic, interpersonal, group, organizational, and mass
media contexts in Ecuador?”
Students have the choice of living with a host family or in
a local hostel
Estimated Cost: $4,840
Class Schedule: Winter
Class Info: This course
communication in India
Housing: During their
stay students will live in
Course titles: Introduction to Italian, Internship
Estimated Cost: $11,406
Class Schedule: Students earn 12 credits for the
12 week program
Class Info: The semester experience combines
intensive study of Italian language with a
Housing: Students are housed in shared
apartments located in the city of Florence
Course title: International Studies
Class Schedule: Tentative dates
for the 2013 class are January 3-19
Classes meet Monday through Friday
mornings followed by an in-field
excursion or project each day.
Class Info: Coursework includes
in-class lectures, readings, and
visits to sites throughout
Edinburgh and the Scottish
Housing: Students will be housed
at Edinburgh Central on Leith
Walk, a modern complex built in
•Course title- Costa Rica Semester
•Estimated cost- $8,400
•Schedule- Spring of 2013
•Info- For students who want a range of topics, such
as Spanish language, international
business, communications, and environmental
•Housing- Local families in middle to upper class
neighborhoods, so you can take in the true
experiences of Costa Rica.
Course title- American
Institute for Foreign
Estimated cost- $18,995
semester, 10 days
Info- At Macquarie
Sydney, price includes
tuition, housing, meals,
airfare and cultural
activities, earn up to 14
Research what documents you
Example- passports or visas
What to do if your passport is
lost or stolen
Have a plan for possible health
issues or injury
Acquaint yourself with
emergency numbers and contact
info for the place you are
Locate the closest US embassy
and have the number
handy, they are there to help.
You get credit
Looks great on a resume
Learn a language outside of class
Mix up your academic routine
Experience another culture. Question your own
Meet new people
Gain independence and self-confidence
Studies show nothing but positivity from
It will help prepare you for the future
You don't have to stop when you come home
They're going to leave one day anyway
Will give the students new perspective
Wont drain the bank
Use this information wisely and don’t miss out
on the study abroad opportunities offered
through the Communication Arts Program.
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