CISabroad

17 New South St. #301 Northampton, MA, 01060 United States

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About CISabroad

Year Founded: 2000

CISabroad offers affordable, fully supported study and intern programs in six continents, 19 countries, and 80+ locations. Study in your major in Australia, England, France, Italy, Scotland, Spain; work in China, Ireland, Ecuador, New Zealand; immerse yourself in the culture of Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru, Thailand, the Czech Republic, South Africa, or Ghana. We aim to provide innovative education programs that broaden academic perspectives, promote global awareness, and encourage personal development while laying the foundation for program participants to become engaged global citizens.

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Semester in Florence

Italy : Florence

On Semester in Florence, you will be a local in one of the world's most popular tourist destinations. Florence is an amazing location for cultural immersion, and Florence...

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Intern in Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Our international internships are customized to match your interests, career aspirations, and your desired length of stay in Spain. Internships last a minimum of 4 weeks,...

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Semester in Costa Rica

Costa Rica

On Semester in Costa Rica, you will study in English or in Spanish at a local university, Universidad Veritas, in the bustling capital city of San Jose. In your free time,...

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Summer in Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Earn class credit in either four or eight weeks while studying abroad at Barcelona International College! You can take courses taught in both Spanish and English, and strengthen...

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Semester at University of Westminster

England : London

During your semester in London, you won't just read Shakespeare in the classroom; you'll go see it performed live in the Globe Theatre. The city is your classroom! On Semester...

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Semester in Thailand

Thailand : Bangkok

On Semester in Thailand, you'll live in Bangkok and study at Thailand's top-ranked university. You will have limitless opportunities to immerse yourself in the local culture,...

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Summer in Florence

Italy : Florence

Florence is an amazing place to call home during your summer abroad! Summer in Florence lets you choose just how long your summer program lasts and how many credits you receive-...

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Semester in Aix en Provence

France : Aix-en-Provence

Have you ever thought about studying in France, but you've never taken any French? Have you already taken a few years of French and really want to improve your language skills?...

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Semester on the Gold Coast

Australia : Gold Coast

On Semester on the Gold Coast, you'll spend a semester in the sun at one of the most highly ranked and modern universities in Australia. The year-round tropical climate isn't...

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Semester at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Study abroad at a world-class university in a UNESCO World Heritage site! Semester at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona offers you all the best aspects of Europe: strong

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Summer in Costa Rica

Costa Rica : San Jose

On Summer in Costa Rica, you will study in English and take Spanish-language classes at a local university in bustling San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica. In your free time,...

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Semester in Dublin

Ireland : Dublin

Take advantage of studying at one of the best universities in Ireland and living in one of the best cities around. Get to know local Irish students, and you will surely to...

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Summer in Scotland

Scotland : Stirling

Summer in Stirling is a unique opportunity to spend 4 or 8 weeks living in an awesome, historic Scottish town and earn 6-12 US credits in the process. Unlike many summer

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Summer in Rome

Italy : Rome

You’ll study at the Pantheon Institute during your Summer in Rome, where you’ll be treated to the beautiful sight of the Pantheon every day! The Institute provides a

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Semester in Perugia

Italy : Perugia

Spend a semester studying abroad in the radiant heart of Italy. On Semester in Perugia, you will be enrolled at the Umbra Institute. Founded in 1999, the Institute has set...

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Intern in Dublin

Ireland : Dublin

On Summer Intern in Dublin, you really get the best of both worlds! After an extensive introduction to living and working in Dublin, you will work full time alongside your...

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The London Semester

England : London

Through The London Semester, you will study at highly ranked Roehampton University. Roehampton is unique among London universities in having its housing, support services,...

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Semester in Edinburgh

Scotland : Edinburgh

With its around-the-clock buzz of activity, Edinburgh is an ideal location for any student. On Semester in Edinburgh, you'll have easy access to all Edinburgh has to offer...

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Intern in Ecuador

Ecuador : Quito

On Intern in Ecuador, you will get a professional international internship tailored to your skills, interests and community needs. You can really get to know your host community...

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Semester in Newcastle

Australia : Newcastle

Study in an idyllic, affordable Australian city! On Semester in Newcastle, you'll get to study at an excellent university, live in a coastal city, and experience the true...

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Summer in London

England : London

Spend this summer in London on a program that will offer the best of everything: locally-focused academics that will make use of the city and its surroundings, a full range...

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Semester in Limerick

Ireland : Limerick

Semester in Limerick is housed at the University of Limerick, which offers state-of-the art facilities, great housing options, and classes with Irish students so you can

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Summer at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Earn 6 credits in 6 weeks while studying at Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, located in one of Europe’s most cosmopolitan cities! Immerse yourself in Spanish culture

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The Barcelona Semester

Spain : Barcelona

Spend a semester learning from some of the best faculty in Barcelona. On The Barcelona Semester with CISabroad, you'll soak up all that this cultural hub of the Mediterranean...

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Semester in Cusco

Peru : Cusco

Cusco is the center of modern indigenous culture in Peru, so you'll learn a lot about South America outside of the classroom. Imagine a region filled with stunning mountain...

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Summer in Business and Economics, Prague

Czech Republic : Prague

Summer in Business and Economics, Prague is a perfect blend of academics, social activities, and rich cultural opportunities. Spend your summer studying Central and East

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Semester in Sydney

Australia : Sydney

Picture yourself spending the semester Down Under, in the largest city in Australia. As a Semester in Sydney student, you'll immerse yourself in all that Sydney has to offer...

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Summer in Ireland

Ireland : Limerick

Come to Limerick for 3 weeks this summer for hands-on courses in Irish culture, history, film, law, and art taught by distinguished Irish faculty. On Summer in Ireland, you...

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European Experience: Ireland, Scotland, England, and Spain

-Multi-Country Locations : -Multi-Country Locations, England and 4 other locations , Ireland, Scotland, Spain, United Kingdom Show less

Don't choose just one location, choose the European Experience: Ireland, England, Scotland, Spain multi-country study abroad program through CISabroad. The 10 week program...

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Intern in New Zealand

New Zealand : Wellington

Intern in New Zealand lets you gain practical internship experience while immersing yourself in the Kiwis' friendly workplace and lively, modern Pacifica culture. During

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Summer in Peru

Peru : Cusco

Join Summer in Cusco and study at 11,500 feet in an incredible city with a vibrant culture! Cusco is full of pre-Hispanic and colonial history, which often overlap in fascinating...

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Semester on the South Island, New Zealand

New Zealand : Dunedin

As a student at New Zealand's oldest university, the University of Otago, you will become part of a distinguished educational experience in a vibrant, cosmopolitan city.

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Summer in Perugia

Italy : Perugia

Spend a summer studying in the radiant heart of Italy. On Summer in Perugia, you will be enrolled at the Umbra Institute. Founded in 1999, the Institute has set itself apart...

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Intern in Florence

Italy : Florence

On Intern in Florence, your internship will be tailored to your personal, academic, and professional goals. We'll work with you one-on-one to find the perfect placement.

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January in Costa Rica

Costa Rica : San Jose

Spend your winter in warm Costa Rica! You’ll study Spanish at a local university in bustling San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, during your January in Costa Rica. You'll...

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Semester in Rome

Italy : Rome

Semester in Rome takes place at the Pantheon Institute, where you can take a variety of exciting courses in architecture, art history, human development and family studies,...

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Intern in London

England : London

Intern in London offers 8 week customized international internships in England's fascinating capital. Participate in London's work life through an internship that complements...

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Semester in Ecuador

Ecuador : Quito

Come experience this high-altitude haven for all things fun! Live 9,000 feet above sea level in the beautiful country of Ecuador. Experience markets, mountains, and culture...

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Semester in Business and Economics, Prague

Czech Republic : Prague

Semester in Business and Economics, Prague is a perfect blend of academics, social activities, and rich cultural opportunities. Spend your semester studying Central and East...

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The Grand Tour: Florence, Paris, and London

-Multi-Country Locations : -Multi-Country Locations, England and 2 other locations , France, Italy Show less

Earn 15 credits in 10 weeks in classes such as art history, studio art, photography, and language. The experiential travel opportunity to visit three of Europe's most distinguished...

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Semester in Melbourne

Australia : Melbourne

Study in one of the most livable cities in the world at one of the top universities in Australia, La Trobe. On Semester in Melbourne, you will get the best of all worlds:...

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Summer in Argentina

Argentina : Buenos Aires

Home to more than 14 million people, Buenos Aires is one of South America's most metropolitan cities. Immerse yourself in the Argentine culture by strengthening your Spanish-language...

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Affordable, Comprehensive Study and Intern Abroad Programs!

-Multi-Country Locations : Australia, China and 16 other locations , Costa Rica, Czech Republic, Ecuador, England, France, Ghana, Hawaii (USA), Ireland, Italy, New Zealand, Peru, Scotland, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, United States Show less

CISabroad study and intern abroad programs are some of the most affordable, comprehensive program packages available. We also don't cut any corners by offering everything...

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Semester on the North Island, New Zealand

New Zealand : Wellington

Semester on the North Island, New Zealand, is an affordable program in a fun and happening city. Wellington is unique because it is the business, commercial, and political...

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Summer in Thailand

Thailand : Chiang Mai

Earn 6 credits while living in beautiful Chiang Mai in the north of Thailand. Take a mandatory Thai Language and Culture course and an elective. Choose from Gender Studies,...

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Summer Art and Photography in Paris

France : Paris

Turn Paris into your classroom for 4 weeks this summer! Surround yourself with world-class art and culture on Summer in Paris. CISabroad Summer in Paris is well-recognized...

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Semester in South Africa

South Africa : Cape Town, Stellenbosch

Semester in South Africa offers you an amazing college experience in an exotic destination, studying at Stellenbosch University. Ideally situated in the heart of the Cape...

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Summer in Hawaii

-Multi-Country Locations : Hawaii (USA), United States

On Summer in Hawaii, you can take advantage of all the services of a medium-size private university in capital city Honolulu while exploring the pristine jungles and beaches...

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Semester in Stirling

Scotland : Stirling

On Semester in Stirling, you will live in one of the most historic spots in the UK, where many a battle was fought for Scottish independence. Put on your kilt and get ready...

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Summer in Madrid at Universidad Antonio de Nebrija

Spain : Madrid

Spend your summer studying in the eternally active city of Madrid in the heart of Spain. Choose between a one or two month stay and take classes in an intimate classroom

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Study Internship in Scotland

Scotland : Stirling

Study and Intern this summer in beautiful Scotland. Enjoy long days, Scottish festivals, friendly locals, and a castle and golf course on campus! Take your study abroad experience...

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Semester in Lima

Peru : Lima

There's a little bit of everything in Lima. You will find stunning ocean views, colonial-era buildings, a fun local spirit, delicious food, and more colorful, inexpensive...

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Semester in Hawaii

-Multi-Country Locations : Hawaii (USA), United States

Live on the island of Oahu and immerse yourself in paradise on Semester in Hawaii. Whether you're surfing at the beach, watching a movie at the Hawaii International Film

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Semester in Argentina

Argentina : Buenos Aires

Explore metropolitan Buenos Aires, a Latin American city of 14 million people. Shop in the most diverse shopping districts of South America, walk the tree-lined streets of...

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Intern in Costa Rica

Costa Rica : San Jose

On Intern in Costa Rica, you will study Spanish at a local university in bustling San Jose, the capital of Costa Rica, and work at a custom international internship. You

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Summer Photography in Australia - Edge of the Outback

Australia : Melbourne, Mildura

Summer Photography in Australia - Edge of the Outback starts in Melbourne and then moves on to a regional campus in Mildura, a small city located in northwestern Victoria...

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Mediterranean Culture: Rome and Barcelona

-Multi-Country Locations : Italy, Spain

Earn a semester's worth of credit while traveling two of Europe's most historic and lively cities - Rome and Barcelona! You’ll choose from a variety of course offerings...

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Semester in Ghana

Ghana : Cape Coast

Come explore this incredible country and discover its rich history for yourself! You'll learn about Ghana with classes in subjects as diverse as West African musical traditions...

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Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica

Costa Rica : San Jose

Spanish for Health Professionals in Costa Rica offers a health course taught in English and a Spanish-language course focused on health-related vocabulary. In your free time,...

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January Great Cities: Rome, Paris, London, Prague

-Multi-Country Locations : Europe Region

Travel through the best of the best when it comes to Europe. Immerse yourself in the cultures of Rome, Marseille, Paris, Prague, and London. Absorb as much of the historical...

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Semester in Madrid at Universidad Antonio de Nebrija

Spain : Madrid

Take in all that Spain’s largest city has to offer while studying abroad within a small, supportive campus community! You’ll participate in a comprehensive orientation...

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January Europe and Islam: France, Morocco, Gibraltar, Spain

France : Paris

The January in France, Spain, and Morocco study abroad program takes students to several cities within each country, providing an unforgettable travel experience. The journey...

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January in Florence

Italy : Florence

On our January in Florence program, you'll be immersed in the local Italian and Florentine culture immediately to get the most out of this short-term study abroad program....

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Summer in South Africa

South Africa : Stellenbosch

Summer in South Africa offers you an amazing college experience in an exotic destination, studying at Stellenbosch University. Ideally situated in the heart of the Cape

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Semester in China

China : Beijing

Have you ever thought of studying business in China but worried that your Mandarin wasn't good enough? On the Semester in China program, you can relax. We've found a university...

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Semester in Oman

Oman : Muscat

Spend a semester studying Arabic language and culture while living in Oman. Bask in the warmth and hospitality of the Omani people, and engage in cultural understanding by...

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Intern in South Africa

South Africa : Cape Town

Intern for a semester, summer, or anywhere in between in Cape Town, South Africa! There is a wide variety of internship placements available, so you will be able to find...

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Summer in Aix en Provence

France : Aix-en-Provence

Summer in Aix-en-Provence gives you all the academic flexibility you'll need to make your semester in France a perfect fit. Whether you want to start taking French, polish...

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Intern in China

China : Beijing, Shanghai

On Intern in China, your international internship will be customized to match your interests and how long you want to live abroad. Internships last a minimum of 4 weeks,

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Summer in Ecuador

Ecuador : Quito

Come live 9,000 feet above sea level in this high-altitude haven for all things fun: markets, mountains, and culture in the city, and beaches, jungles, crater lakes, and

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January in New Zealand

New Zealand : Dunedin

New Zealand is famously beautiful, with incredible sand beaches, bush-clad hills, and tidal inlets close to your apartment in Dunedin. During the program, many exciting events...

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Intern in Australia

Australia : Melbourne, Sydney

Tailor make the perfect internship in Australia through CISabroad! Internships are customize according to individualized interests, goals, and skills. Applying is made easy...

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Summer in Oman

Oman : Muscat

On our Summer in Oman program, you’ll live in Muscat, a modern yet traditional city, and attend the Center for International Learning (CIL) where you’ll hone your Arabic...

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January Mediterranean Basin: France, Italy, Greece, Turkey

-Multi-Country Locations : Europe Region

Picture yourself wandering around ancient Greece. The next day, you're wandering around Pompeii on your way to Greece. Then, you're enjoying a unique and homemade meal purchased...

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Summer in the British Isles: Ireland, Scotland, and England

-Multi-Country Locations : -Multi-Country Locations, England and 3 other locations , Ireland, Scotland, United Kingdom Show less

The Summer in the British Isles program will introduce you to three of Western Europe's most beautiful and historic destinations - Ireland, Scotland, and England! During

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January Europe and Islam: France, Morocco, Gilbraltar, Spain

-Multi-Country Locations : Africa Region, Europe Region and 1 other location , Various cities in each country Show less

On the January Europe and Islam: France, Morocco, Gibraltar, Spain program, you will visit four countries and 12 cities in three weeks, and see the essential aspects of French,...

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Study Internship in Aix en Provence

France : Aix-en-Provence

Study AND intern abroad while living in beautiful southern France! Study French language and other topics taught in French or English while also spending a few hours a day...

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Semester at University of Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Study abroad at a renowned local university, giving you the opportunity to meet both local and international students! This program is perfect for intermediate to advanced...

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Semester in Paris

France : Paris

Join a semester study abroad program that lets you turn Paris into your classroom. This program offers everything, from beginner through advanced French levels, and provides...

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Summer Art and Photography in Rome

Italy : Rome

Study Art and Photography in Rome, and get the chance to spend four weeks in one of the most artistic cities in Rome. Program participants have the time of their lives painting...

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Study Internship at the University of Sydney

Australia : Sydney

Spend a full semester studying and interning in Sydney. Students get the chance to choose from a wide range of courses and placements, all while taking full advantage of

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January in London

England : London

Spend the winter in London while participating in a unique course on Magic, Murder, and Mystery with CISabroad. Students will explore London from the Victorian era to the...

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Semester in the Galapagos

Ecuador : Galapagos Islands

Spend three months on the world-famous Galapagos Islands in Ecuador, taking classes in a variety of courses in a semester-long academic program from CISabroad. Classes include...

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Semester in Tropical North Queensland

Australia : Cairns, Queensland and 1 other city , Townsville Show less

Live life in the Australian tropics! Study abroad at James Cook University (JCU) for a semester - a world-class university located near the Great Barrier Reef, tropical islands,...

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January Wine Studies: Paris, Reims, Burgundy, Provence

France : Aix-en-Provence, Lyon and 2 other cities , Paris, Reims Show less

The CISabroad January Wine Studies program will take students through six popular wine regions where they can take a closer look at the individuality and expression of this...

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Summer in New Zealand

New Zealand : Dunedin

Spend a summer in New Zealand. Study at the University of Otago, and experience amazing excursions to museums and coastal towns with stunning surroundings. Program participants...

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January Embassy Studies: Rabat, Casablanca, Paris, Istanbul

-Multi-Country Locations : France, Morocco and 1 other location , Turkey Show less

Spend the winter break exploring diplomatic relations in Europe and North Africa by interacting with people who work behind the scenes at embassies of the United States.

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Summer Art and Photography Rome

Italy : Rome

Participate in a Summer Art and Photography program in Rome, and get the chance to spend four weeks in one of the most artistic European cities. Students will be snapping...

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Semester in Greece

Greece : Athens

Explore Europe's oldest city, Athens, filled with ancient sites and modern art. This historical city has a vibrant street life and a relaxed lifestyle, so get ready for endless...

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Summer in Greece

Greece : Athens

Spend the summer in Athens and learn more about Greece than what you learn in a classroom that is a thousand miles away. Travel across rugged hills surrounded by the waters...

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Summer in Paris

France : Paris

Spend the summer in Paris and surround yourself with world-class art and culture in a study abroad program with CISabroad. The program is recognized for its training of art...

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January in Aix-en-Provence

France : Aix-en-Provence

Spend January in Aix-en-Provence, France, to improve French language skills or to pick up an elective course. IAU College offers a range of J-term course options for international...

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A Taste of Italy: Milan, Venice, Pompeii, Capri

Italy : Capri, Milan and 2 other cities , Pompeii, Venice Show less

Get a taste of Italy on a three-week study abroad trip from CISabroad. Students will travel from northern to southern Italy, visiting cities, rural areas, and numerous historical...

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January in Barcelona

Spain : Barcelona

Earn three credits by taking one course taught in English in Barcelona during your winter break! Immerse yourself in the culture and traditions of a vibrant cosmopolitan

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January in Peru

Peru : Cusco

Exchange winter for summer and enjoy beautiful weather, rich history, and high academic standards in Cusco, the Imperial City of the Incas. You’ll be fascinated by the...

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Semester in Germany

Germany : Berlin

Travel to Germany for a semester and study the German language while taking courses in English on topics such as history, art, and economics. Wander through medieval fortifications...

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City Expeditions: London and Barcelona

-Multi-Country Locations : England, Spain

Do you want to study in Spain but would also like to travel to other countries during the summer? What better way to do that than while earning credit with a fun group of...

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Summer in Australia

Australia : Gold Coast

Spend next summer in Australia with CISabroad! Study and live in beautiful Gold Coast on a modern, medium-sized campus. This unique summer program offers a full range of

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Study Internship in Florence

Italy : Florence

On Study Internship in Florence, you will be spending the semester in one of the world's most popular destinations for tourists. However, your exposure to Florentine culture...

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Study Internship in Perugia

Italy : Perugia

On Study Internship in Perugia, you will be studying at an institute designed to offer U.S. university students the opportunity to become immersed in the Italian culture

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Study Internship in London

England : London

Imagine spending the semester living in the heart of London, while taking classes and completing an international internship. You will split your time between the University...

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Alumni Interviews

Staff Interviews

  • Karen Carswell - Marketing Manager

    Karen Carswell - Marketing Manager

    Karen earned a bachelor’s degree in modern languages from Union College, but spent two semesters of her degree program abroad in Spain and México, respectively. She went on to earn a master’s degree in sustainable development and is currently a graduate MBA student at Isenberg School of Management. Karen enjoys exploring and helping others find adventures abroad, broadening their education beyond the borders of their home country.

    How did you find out about the job opportunity at CISabroad?

    I actually first applied to CISabroad in 2002 after finding the job on careerbuilder.com (not sure that exists anymore!). Back then I had finished my master’s degree at SIT Graduate Institute and was working with a fun crew at Trader Joe’s while job searching for a career in my field of international education. Jeff Palm, founder and executive director, didn’t hire me the first time around, but I was persistent gained more sales experience and finally landed the job in 2003.

    I worked for three years and then took time off to be a Mom, gained some social media marketing skills working for a record label, among other marketing jobs, and then returned part time in 2013 as a student advisor in the CISabroad Global Advising Center. It wasn’t long before an opportunity in the marketing and university relations side of the business opened up for a marketing manager position, and it’s great to be back!

    







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    Amazing site directors at European conference in Florence, Italy

    Your career in the field of international education began long before you joined the CISabroad team. What inspired you to get involved in the field of international education?

    Like many of us in the international education field, studying or working abroad was the impetus for our passion to help send more students abroad and increase the two percent of U.S. college students who take up that opportunity to learn more about themselves and the world. Studying abroad in Spain and Mexico while in undergraduate school and my passion for living in another culture brought me to the field.

    What does a typical day of work look like for the Marketing Manager of CISabroad?

    I have a fantastic team that manages our digital communications. The first thing I do in the morning is read through the news, students blogs, and review social media channel ratings, deadlines, and recent applications. I review why programs are not performing well, read reviews, review the promotions that are ongoing, and balance a budget every now and again.

    Daily I am inspired to keep doing what I do, and make sure the content we share and the stories we tell are authentic, branded, and engaging. Overall, CISabroad’s marketing delivers what our customers need: affordable and accredited programs across the globe.

    How do you think CISabroad ensures participants are well informed and prepared for their time abroad before departure and upon arrival?

    From the moment a student calls CISabroad they are speaking to a well-traveled and well-informed staff member who has been to a CISabroad location or is highly trained on our programming. We work together so that if any questions arise, we don’t pretend to answer, we are resourceful and find the correct information. We take our student evaluations seriously, we change programs to fit our customers, improve, and prepare the next group before they depart. We have an online pre-departure orientation, experienced on-site staff overseas, and a 24-hour emergency line.

    







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    Stepping out of my comfort zone to eat raw food in Eataly

    You created the current CISabroad Alumni Ambassador program. What do you think the greatest benefit of this program is and why should alumni become part of it?

    When you are an alumn of CISabroad, you’re part of the CISabroad family and that’s for life. As part of our alumni ambassador network our students are able to share their experience to audiences that want to hear their story. When friends say “yah, yah, you studied abroad, is that ALL you talk about?” We are saying, “tell us one more time, how did you navigate London and get lost, that’s a great story!” Or “How did you overcome your fear of flying?”

    Recently an alumni ambassador landed a job with an international education office as a program coordinator, and by putting CISabroad Alumni Ambassador on her resume we helped land her dream job. Overall, there are many channels and reason for alumni to become CISabroad Alumni Ambassadors, whether it’s right when they are back or three years after they’ve graduated college.

    What do you think makes CISabroad extraordinary?

    It’s extraordinary because of the people who work here; it’s truly a network of individuals that share CISabroad’s mission and values.

    You have dipped your hands in various aspects of the nonprofit field and clearly have a philanthropic side. How do you think CISabroad integrates “giving back” into their international programs?

    So proud, of course! CISabroad gives back every day to the locations where we send our students. It’s more than just a green initiative, it’s sustainable. Students that volunteer while abroad or receive the Green Scholarship give back to the local community and learn an important aspect of protecting our Earth’s resources, and this in turn helps their life back “home” and abroad.

    During your undergraduate studies you studied abroad in both Mexico and Spain, and rightly so considering your Spanish major. What do you think makes these two destinations ideal for study abroad?

    I learned that learning a language does not mean that you know how to navigate the language in a country that speaks it. Language and culture are truly tied together, and in order to strengthen intercultural communication you have to live abroad.

    







Hiking in New Zealand

    New Zealand - Victoria

    If you could participate in any of CISabroad’s international programs, which one would you choose and why?

    The Semester in the South Island - New Zealand. It’s a country that I admire for their progress with women’s rights, public and environmental policy, and the deep respect for the Maori culture. It’s a model country in my opinion and I’d love to retire there one day.

    What is your favorite part about working for CISabroad?

    The constant inspiration for innovation at CISabroad is cutting edge and makes every day different. And of course, the people that work here! I feel so lucky to have such amazing coworkers who are always pushing each other to be the best we can be in order to serve universities and students the best we can.