Recent International Programs

  • CANCELLED - France - Angers Summer Business Program

    Fri, 05/22/2020 to Fri, 06/19/2020
    On this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d'Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in particular, while...
  • CANCELLED - JAPAN - International Experience

    Mon, 05/11/2020 to Wed, 05/20/2020
    Doing Business in Japan is a 10-day and 3-credit hour course.  This course focuses on developing students’ expertise in business and culture in Japan. Students will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments throughout cultural...
  • CANCELLED - Brazil - Energy, Ecology & Environment

    Mon, 05/11/2020 to Sat, 05/23/2020
    Visit Rio de Janeiro and the magnificent Iguaçu Falls in an unforgettable program to Brazil this summer!  The 12 day program (May 11 to May 23), sponsored by the Walker College of Business, includes five nights at Iguaçu Falls (one of the 7 wonders of...
  • CANCELLED - India - Global Supply Chain, Logistics, and Analytics in India

    Mon, 05/11/2020 to Sun, 05/24/2020
    Bangalore, India, is referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India" or "IT capital of India" because it plays a leading role as the nation's information technology (IT) exporter. Indian technological organizations such as Infosys and Wipro, among others, are...
  • CANCELLED - Bermuda - International Insurance Markets

    Sun, 05/10/2020 to Sat, 05/16/2020
    Travel to Bermuda is the experiential portion of the spring semester course, FIN 4800 International Insurance Markets.  We will spend one week in Bermuda at the end of the spring semester. Bermuda's economy is based on tourism and financial services. It...
  • CANCELLED -AUSTRALIA - Global Context for Accounting - International Business in Asia Pacific

    Fri, 05/08/2020 to Sun, 05/24/2020
    We will travel to Sydney, Australia – a vibrant business hub in the rapidly growing Asia Pacific region – to learn more about international business, globalization, and international trade. We will tour leading businesses and hear from leading business...
  • Mexico - Business, Society & Sustainability in the Yucatán

    Sat, 03/07/2020 to Sat, 03/14/2020
    The Yucatán peninsula is famed for its beautiful beaches, well-developed tourism industry and a wealth of archaeological sites dating from the era of Mayan ascendancy in the region. With a unique cultural history and geography, this region is an ideal...
  • England - International Insurance Markets

    Sat, 03/07/2020 to Sat, 03/14/2020
    Travel to London is the experiential portion of the spring semester course, FIN 4800 International Insurance Markets. This course is designed to expose students to international business concepts with particular emphasis on the insurance industry. We will...
  • Cuba - International Business Seminar

    Sat, 01/04/2020 to Sat, 01/11/2020
    Students will participate in lectures at the University of Havana. These lectures will cover topics such as the history of Cuba and Cuba-US relations, the Effects of the Embargo, Sustainable Energy in Cuba, Entrepreneurship in Cuba, etc. These lectures will...
  • France

    FULL - FRANCE - Angers Summer Business Program

    Wed, 05/22/2019 to Fri, 06/21/2019
    On this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d'Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in particular, while...
  • Costa Rica

    FULL - COSTA RICA - Voluntourism in Costa Rica

    Mon, 05/13/2019 to Thu, 05/23/2019
    Voluntourism in Costa RicaVolunteer tourism is a form of tourism that continues to grow throughout the world. In this study abroad course, we will participate in four different type of volunteer activities, take a kayak tour to see wildlife, visit Corcovado...
  • China

    HONG KONG & CHINA - Contrasting Business Practices in China and Hong Kong

    Mon, 05/13/2019 to Sun, 05/26/2019
    This program explores the rapid transition of business institutions in China with emphasis placed on how this makes doing business in China much different from doing business in western, developed economies. In terms of International management, we will pay...
  • India

    INDIA - Global Supply Chain, Logistics, and Analytics

    Mon, 05/13/2019 to Sun, 05/26/2019
    Bangalore, India, is referred to as the "Silicon Valley of India" or "IT capital of India" because it plays a leading role as the nation's information technology (IT) exporter. Indian technological organizations such as Infosys and Wipro, among others, are...
  • Japan

    JAPAN - MBA International Experience

    Sun, 05/12/2019 to Tue, 05/21/2019
    Doing Business in Japan is a 10-day and 3-credit hour course.  This course focuses on developing students’ expertise in business and culture in Japan. Students will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments throughout cultural...
  • Bermuda

    BERMUDA - International Insurance Markets

    Sun, 05/12/2019 to Sat, 05/18/2019
    Travel to Bermuda is the experiential portion of the spring semester course, FIN 4800 International Insurance Markets.  We will spend one week in Bermuda at the end of the spring semester. Bermuda's economy is based on tourism and financial services. It...
  • Australia

    AUSTRALIA - Energy & Environment

    Sun, 05/12/2019 to Thu, 05/23/2019
    This program focuses on two challenges facing Australia: energy generation and environmental stewardship Energy management is a big part of sustainability in Australia.  As the sunniest continent on earth, Australia has abundant wind and hydroelectric...
  • England

    ENGLAND - International Insurance Markets in the United Kingdom

    Sat, 03/02/2019 to Sat, 03/09/2019
    Travel to London is the experiential portion of the spring semester course, FIN 4800 International Insurance Markets. This course is designed to expose students to international business concepts with particular emphasis on the insurance industry. We will...
  • China

    CHINA - MBA International Experience

    Fri, 03/01/2019 to Sun, 03/10/2019
    The International Seminar focuses on developing an understanding of Chinese cultural differences and some important aspects of conducting business in China. Participants will visit universities, multinational, and local companies, and cultural/historical...
  • Cuba

    CUBA - MBA/BUS International Business Seminar

    Sat, 01/05/2019 to Sat, 01/12/2019
    Students will participate in lectures at the University of Havana. These lectures will cover topics such as the history of Cuba and Cuba-US relations, the Effects of the Embargo, Sustainable Energy in Cuba, Entrepreneurship in Cuba, etc. These lectures will...
  • Thailand

    THAILAND - MBA International Experience

    Fri, 01/04/2019 to Sun, 01/13/2019
    This course will focus on the complete supply chain “cradle to grave” within the context of the tourism industry.  Working in coordination with Burapha University, we will explore tourism industry in Thailand. The goal is to go well beyond providing a...
  • France - Angers Summer Business Program

    Wed, 05/23/2018 to Fri, 06/22/2018
    On this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d'Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in particular, while...
  • Brazil - Business Society & Sustainability in Brazil

    Mon, 05/14/2018 to Thu, 05/24/2018
    This course incorporates class sessions on campus as well as classes during the summer in Brazil.  The purpose of the course is to allow ASU students to observe first-hand business practices in Brazil and evaluate their social context and environmental...
  • Doing Business in Japan

    Sun, 05/13/2018 to Tue, 05/22/2018
    Doing Business in Japan is a 10-day and 3-credit hour course.  This course focuses on developing students’ expertise in business and culture in Japan. Students will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments throughout cultural...
  • International Business Seminar in Cuba - FULL

    Sat, 03/03/2018 to Sat, 03/10/2018
     Students will participate in lectures at the University of Havana. These lectures will cover topics such as the history of Cuba and Cuba-US relations, the Effects of the Embargo, Sustainable Energy in Cuba, Entrepreneurship in Cuba, etc. These lectures...
  • International Business Seminar in China - FULL

    Fri, 03/02/2018 to Sun, 03/11/2018
    The International Seminar focuses on developing an understanding of Chinese cultural differences and some important aspects of conducting business in China. Participants will visit universities, multinational, and local companies, and cultural/historical...
  • Doing Business in Thailand - FULL

    Fri, 01/05/2018 to Sun, 01/14/2018
    This course will focus on the complete supply chain “cradle to grave” within the context of the tourism industry.  Working in coordination with Burapha University, we will explore tourism industry in Thailand. The goal is to go well beyond providing a...
  • Global Supply Chain Logistics - Spain

    Fri, 10/06/2017 to Sun, 10/15/2017
    Appalachian State University and Universidad Europea de Madrid (Valencia campus), Valencia, Spain are offering this course in the use of global technologies and small business development. The objective of this course is to develop a cross cultural skill set...
  • International Business Seminar in France

    Thu, 10/05/2017 to Sat, 10/14/2017
    The ASU College of Business fall study abroad trip to Paris, the City of Lights, remains one of the most popular because of the confluence of business, culture, fashion, history, art, and food.  We will enjoy Fine dining restaurants and sidewalk cafés....
  • India - Sustainabile Business in India

    Wed, 08/16/2017
    Learn sustainable business practices from India – a country rooted in traditions, rich in cultural heritage, sustainable practices, and resource optimization. This trip takes the students to Kolkata, in the state of West Bengal. Kolkata is located in the eastern part of India and is a city with a lot of character and charm. The key takeaways from this...
  • Russia and Ukraine - Movement Towards Clean Energy and Sustainability in Russia

    Fri, 06/30/2017 to Sun, 07/09/2017
    Program DescriptionStudents will travel as a group from Charlotte to Moscow.  In Moscow students will visit local businesses involved with renewable energy and environmental protection.  Students will also visit cultural sites (including the...
  • France - Angers Summer Business Program

    Tue, 05/23/2017 to Fri, 06/23/2017
    Program DescriptionIn this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d'Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in...
  • Taiwan and China - Entrepreneurship Study Abroad

    Wed, 05/17/2017 to Tue, 05/30/2017
    Program DescriptionThe focus of this program is international entrepreneurship. We will visit new ventures and collaborate on projects with Chinese students in Wenzhou (the most entrepreneurial city in China), Shanghai and Taipei. Internship opportunities...
  • France - Developing Volunteer Tourism in the French Alps

    Sun, 05/14/2017 to Wed, 05/24/2017
    Program DescriptionThe rise and diversification of volunteer tourism creates the imperative to understand the general principles underlying this particular niche of tourism, as well as distinguish the variations in regional products. This course will allow...
  • Colombia - Water, water everywhere... Sustainability and Society in the Colombian Amazon

    Sun, 05/14/2017 to Thu, 05/25/2017
    Program DescriptionThis program takes students to the rustic and adventurous region where the borders of Colombia, Peru and Brazil meet deep in the Amazon jungle. Students will live for a week in a small jungle village. This course will focus on the role of...
  • Japan

    Japan - Doing Business in Japan

    Sun, 05/14/2017 to Tue, 05/23/2017
    Program DescriptionDoing Business in Japan is a 10-day and 3-credit hour course.  This course focuses on developing students’ expertise in business and culture in Japan. Students will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments...
  • Cuba - Business & Society in Cuba / International Seminar in Cuba

    Sat, 03/11/2017 to Sat, 03/18/2017
    Program DescriptionStudents will participate in lectures at the University of Havana. These lectures will cover topics such as the history of Cuba and Cuba-US relations, the Effects of the Embargo, Sustainable Energy in Cuba, Entrepreneurship in Cuba, etc....
  • Iceland - Sustainable Business in Iceland

    Sat, 03/11/2017 to Sat, 03/18/2017
    Program DescriptionSustainable Business in Iceland focuses on the sustainable energy, eco-tourism, and natural wonders of Iceland. Through readings and presentations, students will develop their understanding of sustainable business in Iceland and will be...
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    China MBA - International Business Seminar in China

    Fri, 03/10/2017 to Sun, 03/19/2017
    Program DescriptionThe International Seminar focuses on developing an understanding of Chinese cultural differences and some important aspects of conducting business in China. Participants will visit universities, multinational, and local companies, and...
  • Costa Rica

    Costa Rica - Global Supply Chain and Logistics in Costa Rica

    Wed, 12/28/2016 to Wed, 01/11/2017
    Program DescriptionThe Costa Rica WCOB course will focus on the complete supply chain “seed to cup” within the context of the coffee industry. Working in coordination with a local business, Bald Guy Brew, we will explore the world of coffee....
  • Thailand

    Thailand - Doing Business in Thailand

    Sun, 12/11/2016 to Tue, 12/20/2016
     Program DescriptionThis course will focus on the complete supply chain “cradle to grave” within the context of the tourism industry.  Working in coordination with Burapha University, we will explore tourism industry in Thailand. The goal is to go...
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    Cuba - International Business Seminar Abroad

    Sat, 10/08/2016 to Sat, 10/15/2016
    Experience picturesque Havana and provincial Cuba during fall break. Attend lectures from renowned economists at the University of Havana. Observe firsthand the impact of recent economic reforms. Gain insight into both sides of US-Cuban relations over...
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    France - MBA International Experience in France

    Thu, 10/06/2016 to Sat, 10/15/2016
    To gain firsthand appreciation of the potential opportunities and challenges in France’s market economy, we will travel to two cities in France; Paris and Angers. To reinforce experiences, each student will keep a daily travel log that will address...
  • Netherlands - Sustainable Business Practices in Amsterdam

    Netherlands - Sustainable Business Practices in Amsterdam - UG/MBA

    Sat, 06/25/2016 to Sun, 07/03/2016
    Sustainable Business Practices in Amsterdam, focuses on the measurement and reporting of sustainable business practices and assurance services related to that reporting.  Students will meet with an accounting firm in Amsterdam who provides measurement...
  • France - Angers Summer Business Program

    France - Angers Summer Business Program - UG

    Wed, 05/25/2016 to Wed, 06/29/2016
    In this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d'Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in particular, while...
  • China/Taiwan - Entrepreneurship Study Abroad in Greater China

    China/Taiwan - Entrepreneurship Study Abroad in Greater China - UG

    Wed, 05/18/2016 to Tue, 05/31/2016
    The focus of this program is international entrepreneurship. We will visit new ventures and collaborate on projects with Chinese students in Wenzhou(the most entrepreneurial city in China), Shanghai and Taipei. Internship opportunities may be provided by the...
  • Bermuda - International Insurance Markets

    Bermuda - International Insurance Markets - UG

    Mon, 05/16/2016 to Mon, 05/23/2016
    Travel to Bermuda is the experiential portion of the course FIN 4800 International Insurance Markets.  We will spend one week in Bermuda at the end of the Spring 2016 semester. Bermuda's economy is based on tourism and financial services. It is the...
  • Japan - Doing Business in Japan

    Japan - Doing Business in Japan - UG

    Sun, 05/15/2016 to Mon, 05/23/2016
    Doing Business in Japan is a 9-day and 3 credit hout course. This course focuses on developing students' expertise in business and culture in Japan. Students will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments through cultural activities (e.g...
  • Brazil - Business, Society and Sustainability in Brazil

    Brazil - Business, Society and Sustainability in Brazil -UG/MBA

    Sun, 05/15/2016 to Tue, 05/24/2016
    This trip is part of a course being offered in summer 1. We will have several class meetings discussion Brazilian geography, economy and society during the spring, prior to departure. The first leg of the trip will be from Charlotte to Manaus. We will spend...
  • England - International Insurance Markets in the United Kingdom

    England - International Insurance Markets in the United Kingdom - UG

    Sat, 03/05/2016 to Sat, 03/12/2016
    This course is designed to expose students to international business concepts with particular emphasis on the insurance industry. We will analyze the transfer of risk from typical U.S. organizations, through the insurance market mechanism, to ultimate risk...
  • Costa Rica -Global Supply Chain and Human Logistics in the Coffee Industry

    Costa Rica -Global Supply Chain & Human Logistics in the Coffee Industry - UG

    Fri, 03/04/2016 to Sun, 03/13/2016
    Working in coordination with a local business, Bald Guy Brew, we will explore the world of coffee. The goal is to go well beyond providing a contextual knowledge of a commodity-based supply chain by providing extensive opportunities for experiential learning...
  • COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica/ MBA 5020: International Seminar on Costa Rica (3 sh)

    COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica/ MBA 5020: International Seminar on Costa Rica (3 sh)

    Mon, 12/28/2015 to Sun, 01/24/2016
    The program will focus on the complete supply chain "seed to cup" within the context of the coffee industry. Working in coordination with a local business, Bald Guy Brew, we will explore the world of coffee. The goal is to go well beyond providing a...
  • CUBA - BUS 3545: Business and Society in Cuba (3 s.h.)

    CUBA - BUS 3545: Business and Society in Cuba (3 s.h.)

    Sat, 10/10/2015 to Sat, 10/17/2015
    Experience picturesque Havana and provincial Cuba during fall break. Attend lectures from renowned economists at the University of Havana. Observe firsthand the impact of recent economic reforms. Gain insight into both sides of US-Cuban relations over...
  • ECUADOR: HOS 3535 Ecotourism in the Galapagos

    ECUADOR: HOS 3535 Ecotourism in the Galapagos

    Sun, 05/31/2015 to Sat, 06/06/2015
    Program Description: This course incorporates class sessions on campus as well as a trip to Ecuador and the Galapagos archipelago in early June. The purpose of the course is to allow ASU students to observe first-hand the ecotourism management model...
  • FRANCE - Angers Summer Business Program

    FRANCE - Angers Summer Business Program

    Wed, 05/27/2015 to Fri, 06/26/2015
    In this program, offered in collaboration with the Université d’Angers, students will take classes with Angers business students and learn international business skills, International Finance and International Brand Management in...
  • POLAND - BUS 3548/HON 3515-146/MBA 5020 - Business in Poland (This program is FULL)

    POLAND - BUS 3548/HON 3515-146/MBA 5020 - Business in Poland (This program is FULL)

    Wed, 05/13/2015 to Mon, 05/25/2015
    Program participants will work with Polish students from Adam Mickiewicz University and explore the rich history of Poland and the resiliency of the Polish people. We will start with two nights in Warsaw, the capital of Poland. We will then travel to...
  • JAPAN - BUS 3030: Doing Business in Japan

    JAPAN - BUS 3030: Doing Business in Japan

    Tue, 05/12/2015 to Thu, 05/21/2015
    Program Description: The program focuses on developing students' expertise in business and culture is Asia in general and Japan in particular. Student participants will immerse themselves in local business and cultural environments through cultural...
  • CAMBODIA/VIETNAM: MGT 3542: Entrepreneurship in Vietnam and Cambodia

    CAMBODIA/VIETNAM: MGT 3542: Entrepreneurship in Vietnam and Cambodia

    Mon, 05/11/2015 to Mon, 05/25/2015
    Program Description: This two week program in Cambodia and Vietnam Highlights the importance of social entrepreneurship while  also considering the often overlooked examples of local innovation and ingenuity. Students will work with Wine to Water...
  • BELIZE - BUS 2536: Belize: A Glimpse of Culture and Issues (This program is FULL)

    BELIZE - BUS 2536: Belize: A Glimpse of Culture and Issues (This program is FULL)

    Sat, 03/07/2015 to Sun, 03/15/2015
    Program Description: During this program students will be traveling to Punta Gorda Belize. Students will spend one week fully immersed in the community and traditional culture of Belize. There will be a service learning aspect to this trip which will...
  • TAIWAN - BUS 3533/SCM 3690 Doing Business in Taiwan (This program is FULL)

    Fri, 03/06/2015 to Sun, 03/15/2015
    The program will focus on the complete supply chain “cradle to grave” within the context of the information technology (IT) industry. Working in coordination with major suppliers of many popular IT products (e.g. iPhone, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo Wii...
  • COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    Sun, 12/28/2014 to Tue, 01/06/2015
    The program will focus on the complete supply chain "seed to cup" within the context of the coffee industry. Working in coordination with a local business, Bald Guy Brew, we will explore the world of coffee. The goal is to go well beyond providing a...
  • MALAWI & ZAMBIA - Sustainable Development and Social Entrepreneurship in Malawi

    MALAWI & ZAMBIA - Sustainable Development and Social Entrepreneurship in Malawi

    Mon, 05/12/2014 to Mon, 05/26/2014
    Participants will learn about the economic, social, and environmental challenges Malawians face and the ways that entrepreneurs, NGOs, the government, cultural workers and communities are attempting to address them. Includes a short homestay near the capital...
  • PANAMA - MGT 3542: Entrepreneurship and Opportunity in Panama

    PANAMA - MGT 3542: Entrepreneurship and Opportunity in Panama

    Fri, 03/07/2014 to Sun, 03/16/2014
    This course highlights the importance of traditional and social entrepreneurial activity to economies in Latin America and, specifically, Panama, while focusing also on often overlooked examples of local ingenuity and innovation. Panama is the second largest...
  • JAPAN/TAIWAN - BUS 3531/SCM 3690 Doing Business in Japan & Taiwan

    JAPAN/TAIWAN - BUS 3531/SCM 3690 Doing Business in Japan & Taiwan

    Thu, 03/06/2014 to Sat, 03/15/2014
    The focus of this program is on developing expertise on business and culture in Asia in general and Taiwan in particular. Taiwan has been a miracle economy in Asia over the past decades. Taiwan and its small- and medium- sized enterprises overcame increased...
  • CHINA - MBA 5020 International Seminar in China (MBA and eligible undergraduate seniors only)

    Thu, 03/06/2014 to Sun, 03/16/2014
    This program focuses on developing an understanding of Chinese cultural differences and aspects of conducting business in China. Participants will visit universities, multinational and local companies, and cultural/historical sites during spring break....
  • COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: The Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: The Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    Sun, 12/29/2013 to Thu, 01/09/2014
    The program will focus on the complete supply chain "seed to cup" within the context of the coffee industry. Working in coordination with a local business, Bald Guy Brew, we will explore the world of coffee. The goal is to go well beyond providing a...
  • FRANCE - Angers, France Summer Business Program

    FRANCE - Angers, France Summer Business Program

    Thu, 05/30/2013 to Sat, 06/29/2013
    FIN 4750 International Finance (3sh) – pre-requisite FIN 3680MKT 3545 New Product Development and Brand Management (3sh) - pre-requisite MKT 3050BUS 3531 Intro to French Culture for Business Students (1 sh)In this program, offered in...
  • JAPAN AND TAIWAN - BUS3533: Doing Business in Asia: Japan and Taiwan

    JAPAN AND TAIWAN - BUS3533: Doing Business in Asia: Japan and Taiwan

    Sat, 05/11/2013 to Mon, 05/20/2013
    Course Description: This course aims to educate students about doing business in Japan and Taiwan. The objective of this course is to develop a cross-cultural skill set for improving daily communications with Asian business professionals and students in...
  • TURKEY - BUS3534/MBA 5020: Business in Turkey: History, Politics and Culture

    TURKEY - BUS3534/MBA 5020: Business in Turkey: History, Politics and Culture

    Fri, 03/08/2013 to Sat, 03/16/2013
    Turkey plays a hugely important role in global business and politics. Bordering Iran, Iraq and Syria on the east and Bulgaria and Greece on the west it is a central actor in many strategic global issues. During their time in Turkey students will visit...
  • COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: The Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    COSTA RICA - SCM 3690: The Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica

    Tue, 01/01/2013 to Sat, 01/12/2013
    SCM 3690-101: Global Supply Chain and Logistics: The Coffee Supply Chain in Costa Rica (3 credits) No pre-requisites!The program will focus on the complete supply chain "dust to dirt" within the context of the coffee industry. Working in coordination with a...
  • Malawi and Zambia: BUS 3540: Business & Society in Malawi: Sustainability in the Developing World (3 s.h.)

    Malawi and Zambia: BUS 3540: Business & Society in Malawi: Sustainability in the Developing World (3 s.h.)

    Sat, 12/29/2012 to Sun, 01/13/2013
    Learn about the economic, social and environmental challenges Malawians face and the ways that entrepreneurs, NGOS, the government and communities are attempting to address them as well as the importance of sustainability in this process. Learn about non-...
  • Spain: CIS 3549: Global Technologies and Small Business Development (3 s.h.)

    Spain: CIS 3549: Global Technologies and Small Business Development (3 s.h.)

    Fri, 10/05/2012 to Sun, 10/14/2012
    PROGRAM IS FULL. ARE YOU INTERESTED IN STARTING YOUR OWN BUSINESS WITH A GLOBAL OUTREACH? Join Appalachian State University in collaboration with the Universidad Europea de Madrid in Valencia, Spain and embark on a multicultural journey. In this course, you...
  • Costa Rica

    Costa Rica

    Wed, 05/16/2012 to Wed, 05/30/2012
    BUS 2535/3535:Business and Society in Costa Rica: Sustainability (3 s.h.)In this two week course, students will observe first-hand business practices in Costa Rica and evaluate their social context and environmental impact. We will visit eco-lodges, cultural...
  • Vietnam & Thailand

    Vietnam & Thailand

    Tue, 05/15/2012 to Fri, 06/22/2012
    MGT3540: Entrepreneurial Knowledge & Skills in Vietnam (3 s.h.) FULLMGT3541: Entrepreneurial Knowledge & Skills in Thailand (3 s.h.) FULLThis 5-week program in SE Asia focuses on Entrepreneurial Knowledge & Skills in Vietnam and Thailand. Both...
  • Spring Break in Brazil

    Spring Break in Brazil

    Fri, 03/09/2012 to Sun, 03/18/2012
    BUS 3530: Business and Society in Brazil (3 s.h.) COURSE IS FULLThis course focuses on the economic development and business opportunities in the Amazon region of Brazil. Central to the course will be the discussion of the role of...
  • Malawi and Zambia, Africa

    Malawi and Zambia, Africa

    Sun, 01/01/2012 to Mon, 01/16/2012
    BUS 3540: Business & Society in Malawi: Sustainability in the Developing World (3 s.h.)Student Blogs, Photos & Recent ArticlesLearn about the economic, social and environmental challenges Malawians face and the ways that entrepreneurs, NGOS, the...
  • Cuba, MBA

    Cuba, MBA

    Sat, 10/08/2011 to Mon, 10/31/2011
    Articles and PhotosA group of MBA students, faculty members and administrators in Appalachian’s Walker College of Business participated in an 8 day  study abroad program to Cuba that focused on sustainability and the effects of the U.S. embargo on Cuban...
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    Valencia, Spain

    Fri, 10/07/2011 to Mon, 10/31/2011
    CIS 3549 – Global Technologies and Small Business DevelopmentCost: $1,975Contact: Dr. Dawn MedlinAre you interested in starting your own business with a global outreach?Spain flagThis trip is a collaboration between Appalachian State and the Universidad...
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    Germany

    Thu, 06/30/2011 to Wed, 07/27/2011
    Business and Culture in Germany and the EUStudents visited "one of the oldest cities in Germany offers the exciting opportunity to explore German culture, language, and business practices while interacting with other students from other nations. "
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    Vietnam

    Tue, 05/24/2011 to Tue, 06/28/2011
    MGT 3540: Applied Social EntrepreneurshipPhotosStudent visited DaNang, a major urban port on the South China Sea, and the commercial and education center of Central Vietnam. They also spent time in Saigon, the most important economic center in Vietnam....
  • Costa Rica

    Costa Rica

    Mon, 05/23/2011 to Mon, 06/06/2011
    BUS 3535: Business in Costa Rica: International Investment & SustainabilityStudents explored different business models in Costa Rica with an eye toward sustainability and an awareness of the social context and environmental impact of these business...
  • Spain and Italy

    Mon, 05/09/2011 to Wed, 10/19/2011
    Date:  Mon, 05/09/2011 - Wed, 10/19/2011MBA 5020: International SeminarStudents traveled between the cities of Valencia, Spain and Rome, Italy. The trip focused on business, social responsibility, and cultural practices in Europe.
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    Belgium

    Thu, 03/03/2011 to Fri, 03/11/2011
    Global Technology & Small Business DevelopmentStudents had the opportunity to collaborate with students from the Louvain School of Management at the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL), one of Europe’s top business schools, to develop business plans...
  • Brazil

    Brazil

    Thu, 03/03/2011 to Mon, 03/14/2011
    Business and Society in BrazilParticipants visited Manus, in the heart of the Amazon Jungle, and Fortaleza, on the Atlantic coast. Activities included an ecological tour, renewable energy visits, trips to local beaches, lectures at a local university and...
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    China

    Wed, 03/02/2011 to Sat, 03/12/2011
    International SeminarThis course focused on developing an understanding of Chinese cultural differences and aspects of conducting business in China. Students studied business cases with Chinese students, and participated in visits to multinational companies...
  • Japan and Taiwan

    Thu, 05/07/2009 to Mon, 05/25/2009
    BUS 3080 Doing Business in Asia: Japan & TaiwanAmong the scheduled activities was visiting a Japanese Tea Ceremony, Sumo Wrestling competitions, Kendo, National Palace Museum, Tokyo Stock Exchange and Mt. Fuji. Students...
  • Spring Break in London

    Spring Break in London

    Fri, 03/06/2009 to Mon, 03/16/2009
    ACC 5230 - International AccountingThe focus of the course is learning about the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) and the standards it develops, known as International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). US public companies could soon be...
  • Spring Break in Brazil

    Spring Break in Brazil

    Fri, 03/06/2009 to Mon, 03/16/2009
    Sixteen Walker College of Business students recently spent their spring break enjoying 10 days in Brazil studying social entrepreneurship. The class was taught by Dr. Jerry Fox and the trip was co-led by Steve West, a local social entrepreneur. West's firm,...
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    Belgium

    Sun, 03/01/2009 to Tue, 03/31/2009
    MGT 3190, International EntrepreneurshipAppalachian State students traveled to Belgium for a week of travel and study. Then in late March those same students played host to their European counterparts for similar activities here. [Read more]