Study Abroad leads to enhanced career opportunities for many students.
Why study abroad?
Almost anyone who has spent time studying in another country will say that it was one of the most impactful experiences of their life. SPSCC is passionate about offering many ways to explore the world while also focusing on your education. Students who study abroad gain:
- An increased sense of independence, confidence, courage and personal strength
- Cultural sensitivity and global awareness
- Better communication skills
- Opportunities to increase career outlooks through communications across cultures and networking internationally
Short-term Study Abroad programs
For more information about our short-term, faculty-led study abroad programs, contact the instructor listed for each program.
Trip Details:Study politics and religion, and multifaceted environmental and economic challenges in India for two weeks during Winter Quarter 2021. Course activities will include visits to local nonprofit volunteer organizations, innovative businesses, important religious sites, UNICEF World Heritage Site historical monuments, and wildlife parks in Rajasthan, as well as attendance at the International Jaipur Literature Festival 2021.
Travel Dates: 2 weeks in late January to early February, 2021 (Winter Quarter)
Program fee: $1,900* This does not include airfare, passport, visa, immunization, and tuition.
Classes: IIS 131 South and Southeast Asian Studies
Instructors: Parakh Hoon
Application Deadline: October 20, 2020
Deposit Due Date: $300 November 5, 2020
Balance Due Date: Remaining due December 15, 2020
Travel Dates: January 23-February 14, 2020
Program fee: $1,800 Includes stay with host family (with breakfast and dinner daily), guided excursions, medical and liability insurances. Does not include tuition, airfare, other meals not specified, passport or visa fees, personal expenses, other expenses.
Course: ANTH&100 Survey of Anthropology (5 credits)
Instructor: Patrick Chapman
Application Deadline: October 25, 2019
Deposit Due: $300 November 6, 2019 (registration begins)
Balance Due: $1500 December 17, 2019 (Winter Tuition due date)
The Washington State Community College Consortium for Study Abroad (WCCCSA) consists of over 16 two-year colleges in Washington State that have joined efforts to design study abroad programs specifically for community college students with the goal to offer programs that fit their degree programs and schedules at a lower cost than they might find at a four-year institution.
The following programs are currently offered by the consortium:
Shanghai, China, Summer 2021Program Dates: TBD
(Application Deadline: TBD)
Visit the WCCCSA website to apply and for more information
*Program fee may vary slightly due to the exchange rate and number of students.
†Dates and other details are based on last year’s program, which are subject to change.