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Our Study Abroad opportunities provide optimal paths for learning new languages, gaining valuable skills, and creating rich memories. Retrace the footsteps of British royalty in ancient English castles. See the Scriptures burst into color at the Sea of Galilee. Run a life-changing youth retreat in Japan. It will be an experience you’ll never forget.

English Department

Explore Ireland and tour places like Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and Dublin Writer’s Museum. You’ll also focus your study on famous Irish writers, including James Joyce and Oscar Wilde. For more details, contact English Department Chair Dr. Doug Schaak.

Global Studies Department

Take a trip to Costa Rica or Israel with a three-credit Global Immersion course, spend a semester abroad studying with partnering organizations in 15 countries, or study internationally for your degree concentration. For more details, contact Global Studies Department Chair Dr. Greg Burch, or the Global Studies Office at (503) 251-6416.

History Department

Take a three-credit Tudor-Stuart England course and walk the historical sites of London, England, or explore historical sites in Paris, France through our three-credit Early Modern France course. For more details, contact History Department Chair Dr. Daniel Scalberg.

TESOL Department

TESOL students lead a week-long English camp for Japanese youth in cooperation with Youth Harvest Church of Suma, Japan through our three-credit overseas teaching practicum. For more details, contact Linguistics/TESOL Department Chair Kristyn Kidney.

Youth Ministry Department

Enjoy a guided trip to Europe or Japan in our three-credit Global Youth Ministry course, usually offered in the Spring semester. For more details, contact Rob Hildebrand.

CCCU BestSemester Programs

BestSemester offers twelve off-campus and study abroad programs through the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU). Study in locations like Australia, China, Los Angeles, Oxford, Uganda, and more. For more details, visit the BestSemester website and contact your academic advisor.

LCC International University

Nationally and internationally recognized, LCC is a liberal arts institution in Klaipėda, Lithuania. LCC has distinguished itself by offering a unique, future-oriented style, and interactive education. For more details, visit the LCC website and contact your academic advisor.

Veritas Christian Study Abroad

Designed to include mission experience and education, Veritas provides multiple study opportunities around the world. Study in places like Argentina, Dominican Republic, France, South Korea, and more. For more details, visit the Veritas website and contact your academic advisor.

*Cultural Immersion and Language Studies are included with many of these programs. Various internships may be completed as part of the study abroad options as well. Contact your academic advisor for additional information in order to ensure the best curricular fit for your major. Brochures and catalogs for these organizations are available through the Global Studies Department and the History Department offices.