Mount Vernon Nazarene University
(Available when enrollment is sufficient for the program.)
Intercultural studies students are encouraged to participate in a semester abroad program, preferably this semester in Campinas, Brazil designed so that intercultural studies majors can experience a true language and cultural immersion, do an Intercultural Practicum, and engage in other significant cultural learning opportunities. Students may also obtain an ICS minor by participating in this program and taking three courses on the main campus.
Council of Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)
MVNU is a member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities. Students from CCCU member schools can apply to participate in special CCCU study programs. Additional information can be found at the CCCU website: http://www.cccu.org or http://www.bestsemester.com.
Focus on the Family Institute (FOTF)
Students interested in family processes and policies can apply to FOTF for the one-semester program. Application, course, and financial information are available from the FOTF website: http://www.focusonthefamily.org.
Kenyon College (KC)
MVNU participates in a cooperative program with KC. Participation in the program requires permission of the Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, the Department Chair of the participating department and the Off-Campus Study Committee. This program is available only for special circumstances.
Nazarene International Language Institute (NILI)
Spanish majors can earn 15-18 hours of credit while spending a semester at NILI in Quito, Ecuador. Additional information can be found at http://www.snu.edu/nazarene-international-language-institute.
Romanian Study Program
Students may spend a semester, the January term, or summer term at Veritas, a compassionate ministries program, in Sighisoara, Romania. Information about the program can be found at http://www.veritas.ro.