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Central & South America

  • JMU in Argentina

    Buenos Aires, Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
    This 9-credit academic program is open to students of all majors. It is also open to non-JMU students. Program participants will hone their knowledge of Spanish in a two-week intensive language instruction course while they solidify those skills in everyday life throughout the program. Students will take either SPAN 300, SPAN 320, or SPAN 400 during these first two weeks. During the last 4... Read More
  • International Considerations of Web Design & Development

    Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Looking for some southern exposure for your study abroad experience? CIS students now have an opportunity for study abroad in South America, where you will be exposed to business and cultural experiences in Argentina. By immersing yourself in the culture of one of South America's most dynamic cities, you will develop a sense of being an involved global citizen, learn about Latin American... Read More
  • Literacy and Curriculum in a Global Community

    Orotina, Costa Rica
    Students will further develop understandings of language learning and cross-cultural interactions at the community, school, and family levels. Learning experiences on this trip include engaging with teachers in a public school, living with host families, and participating in various excursions. Students will experience teaching and learning with Costa Rican children. Host families will provide... Read More
  • CISE Energy and Environmental Projects

    Punta Leona, Costa Rica
    Project-based course examining international energy and sustainability  problems and providing team-oriented project experiences. Addresses energy and sustainability issues associated with economic and social development. Project participation and meetings with managers and workers illustrate sustainability-related problems. Students will work on various projects at resorts in Costa Rica.... Read More
  • Nursing and Health Care in Costa Rica: An Interprofessional Perspective

    San Jose, Costa Rica
    In this nursing and healthcare professions course, students from various majors will explore the health needs and the health and human services delivery system in Costa Rica, as well as the history, culture, and beauty of this Central American Country. Students will examine issues that impact health in the U.S.A. and Costa Rica and the roles of health care professionals in the delivery of... Read More
  • Dynamics of Community in Costa Rica

    Granada, Nicaragua and Liberia, Flamingo, Brasilito, Costa Rica
    Costa Rica is renowned for its beautiful beaches, tropical forests, and "pura vida" culture. As a result, it is one of the most popular travel destinations in the world. As part of this course, we will examine how global flows of people, ideas and policies are impacting/impacted by Costa Rica.  By concentrating on notions of community and environmental sustainability, we will travel to... Read More
  • JMU Global Supply Chain in Panama and Colombia

    Panama City, Cartagena , Panama, Colombia
    JMU in Panama and Colombia is a 3-phase program that offers 6-credit hours in Supply Chain Management and International Logistics. The program is open to all college of business majors who completed COB 300. COURSES: Management Majors: MGT 340 – International Management (3 credits) MGT 461 – Global Supply Chain Management (3 credits) Marketing Majors: MGT 461 – Global... Read More

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