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JMU Study Abroad Programs

Programs are currently being updated for the upcoming application cycle. Students will be able to apply to programs by early September.


Location Program Term Application Deadline
Antwerp, Belgium Semester in Antwerp Fall, Spring, Summer November 1 for Summer 2016, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017
Beijing, China Semester in Beijing Summer November 1 for Summer 2016
London, England Semester in London Fall, Spring, Summer November 1 for Summer 2016, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017
Florence, Italy Semester in Florence Fall, Spring, Summer November 1 for Summer 2016, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017
Edinburgh, St. Andrews, Scotland Semester in Scotland Summer November 1 for Summer 2016
Salamanca, Spain Semester in Salamanca Fall, Spring, Summer Applications being accepted on a rolling basis for Spring 2016 | November 1 for Summer 2016, Fall 2016 and Spring 2017

Short Term

Programs are currently being updated for the upcoming application cycle. Students will be able to apply to programs by early September.

Location Program Program Date(s) Application Dates
Buenos Aires, Puerto Iguazu, Argentina JMU in Argentina
Cairns, Cronulla, Melbourne, Sydney, Australia Australia: Hospitality, Sport, and Culture
Vienna, Austria Cross-Cultural Psychology in Vienna, Austria
Vienna, Graz, Split, Sarajevo, Austria, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina Identity and Conflict in Austria, Croatia and Bosnia
Vienna, Berlin, Austria, Germany Modern Dreams, Modern Nightmares: Vienna and Berlin in the Twentieth Century
Mundemba, Limbe, Cameroon Biological and Human Dimensions of Wildlife Conservation in Cameroon
Montréal, Quebec, Canada The Arts and Culture of Montréal
Orotina, Santa Teresa , Costa Rica Education in Costa Rica: Literacy and Curriculum in a Global Community
Punta Leona, Costa Rica Costa Rica Energy
San Jose, Costa Rica Nursing and Health Care in Costa Rica: An Interprofessional Perspective
Prague, Czech Republic Special Topics in Art, Summer Photography Festival, Street Photography in Prague
La Romana, Santo Domingo , Dominican Republic Diversity, Literacy and Special Education in the Dominican Republic
Chester, York, and Ripon, England JMU North of England Programme
London, England JMU London Contemporary Dance and Performance Summer Intensive
London, England The London of Shakespeare and Queen Elizabeth I
London, England Honors: The Bloomsbury Group and Intellectual Life in early 20th-Century London
London, England The Age of Enlightenment in London
London, England London Science
Auvillar and Collioure, France Painting in Southern France
Paris, France JMU: Summer in Paris
Normandy and Paris, France Paris and Normandy: Civilization, Culture, Memory
Frankfurt (Oder), Germany Computer Information Systems (CIS) in Europe
Freiberg, Germany JMU's German Opera Experience
Saarbrücken , Germany Environmental and Energy Sustainability in Germany
Munich, Berlin, Warsaw, Krakow, Germany, Poland Ethnic Identity, Conflict, and the Holocaust
Accra, Kumasi, Cape Coast, Elmina, Ghana JMU Summer in Ghana and Internship
Vathy, Samos, Paros, Delos, Santorini, Athens, Mycenae, Delphi, Ephesus, Miletus, Greece, Turkey JMU in Ancient Greece
Pune, India India--History and Culture
Dublin, Cork, Doolin, Galway, Ireland Ireland in Text, Image and Transmedia
Inch Island, Derry, Dublin, Belfast, Ireland, Northern Ireland Communication, Conflict and Culture in Ireland
Limerick, Ireland Ireland and America: a Cross-Cultural Study of Identity
Dublin, Ireland Ireland Sports Medicine and Culture
Dublin, Newry, Derry / Londonderry, Belfast, Ireland, Northern Ireland Intercultural Practicum in Northern Ireland
Clonbur, Shannon, Doolin, Portrush, Ireland, N. Ireland Field Geology Mapping in Ireland
Florence, Italy Honors: Art, Culture, and Politics in Medici Florence
Perugia, Florence, Italy Cross-Cultural Psychology in Perugia, Italy
Reggio Calabria, Italy Summer in Reggio Calabria
Rome, Italy Rome Intercultural Teaching Practicum
Urbino, Udine, Italy Summer in Urbino Italy: Documenting a Community
Kyoto, Osaka, Nara, Himeji, Tokyo, Japan Second Year Japanese in Kyoto
Tokyo, Sapporo, Japan Architecture and Design in Japan
Tokyo, Kyoto, Hiroshima, Osaka, Hakone, Japan Japanese Language and Culture Summer Experience
Amman, Jordan JMU in Jordan: An Arabic Language and Culture Program
Multiple Cities, Kenya, Tanzania East Africa Field School
Seoul, Korea Sport and International Public Relations in Korea
Antananarivo, Toamasina, Toliara , Madagascar Madagascar Study Abroad: Biodiversity, Extinction, and Community-based conservation in Madagascar
Kappara, Gozo, Catania, Sicily, Malta, Italy The Psychology of Sustainability and Connection to the Natural World
Kappara, Malta Sustainability, Technology, and Education in Malta
The Hague, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Comparative Justice in the Netherlands
Lima, Cuzco , Peru Writing Place: Material Culture, Artifactual Literacies, and Place Rhetoric in Peru
Dakar, Goree Island, Saint Louis, Touba, Senegal Explore Senegal: Culture, Art and History
Singapore, Singapore Terrorism, Cyber Intel, and Socio-Cultural Issues, Study-abroad in Singapore
Cape Town and Louis Trichardt, Northern Tuli Game Reserve, South Africa, Botswana International Health and HIV/AIDS in Southern Africa
Valencia, Spain JMU Internship in Spain
Barcelona, Spain Honors: Study Abroad in Barcelona, Spain
Madrid, Spain Art, Culture and History in Madrid
Tarragona, Spain Health Care in Spain: A Cross-cultural Exploration of Illness and Wellness
Salamanca, Spain Visual Communication and Cultural Diversity in Spain
Frederiksted, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands Ecology and Environment of St. Croix
Malmo, Stockholm, Copenhagen, Sweden, Denmark Exploring the Good Life in Scandinavia
Malmo, Sweden Cross-Cultural Exchange in Second Language Acquisition in Malmo, Sweden
Geneva, Brussels, The Hague, Paris, Harrisonburg, Washington D.C. , Switzerland, Belgium, The Netherlands, France, US Legal Aspects of International Business
Bangkok, Ranong, Thailand Southeast Asian Field Biology
Los Angeles, California, USA JMU in LA: The Entertainment Industry
Phoenix, AZ, USA Genocide and Refugee Advocacy in Phoenix, AZ (Spring Break)
San Francisco, CA, USA Innovation Exchange
Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon), Hoi An, Dong Hoi, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Vietnam, Cambodia Global Politics in Cambodia and Vietnam

JMU Study at...

Program Location Application Deadline
Oxford University Oxford, England March 1
St. Andrews St Andrews, Fife, Scotland March 1
The University of Cambridge Cambridge, England March 1


Program Location Application Deadline
European Union Policy Studies Concentration Florence, Italy February 20, 2015
Integrated Science and Technology and Sustainable Environmental Resources Management Malta
Dual Master's Degree in Spanish Language and Culture Salamanca, Spain | Harrisonburg, VA | Online March 15, 2015


Program Location Program Date(s) Application Deadline
Flinders University Adelaide, Australia Feb 22 - Jul 11, 2014
Jul 12 - Nov 28, 2014
February 1
La Trobe University Melbourne, Australia Feb 15 - Jun 11, 2014
Jul 20 - Nov 26, 2014
February 1
American University in Cairo Cairo, Egypt Jan 31 - May 28, 2014
Sep 6 - Dec 22, 2014
February 1
Nanzan University Nagoya, Japan Jan 12 - May 22, 2014
Sep 3 - Dec 18, 2014
February 1
Hiroshima University Hiroshima, Japan Sep 24 - Jul 31, 2015
February 1
Ritsumeikan University Kyoto, Japan Sep 16 - Dec 26, 2014
Mar 26 - Aug 1, 2015
February 1
Universidad de Salamanca Salamanca, Spain Feb 10 - Jun 29, 2014
Sep 23 - Feb 9, 2015
February 1
Kyung Hee University Seoul, South Korea Mar 2 - Jun 21, 2014
Sep 1 - Dec 21, 2014
February 1
Yonsei University Seoul, South Korea Feb 20 - Jun 17, 2015
Aug 27 - Dec 21, 2014
February 1
Malmo University Malmo, Sweden Aug 9 - Jan 13, 2015
Jan 10 - Jun 7, 2015
February 1
American University of Sharjah Sharjah, United Arab Emirates Aug 17 - Dec 28, 2014
Jan 18 - May 25, 2015
February 1
University of Leicester Leicester, England Sep 22 - Dec 11, 2014
Jan 13 - May 14, 2015
February 1
University of Versailles Versailles, France Sep 1 - Dec 1, 2013
Jan 15 - Apr 30, 2014
February 1
University of Florence (UNIFI) - School of Political Science Florence, Italy February 1
Kookmin University Seoul, Korea Aug 26 - Dec 13, 2014
Mar 4 - Jun 24, 2014
February 1
National Chengchi University (NCCU) Taipei, Taiwan Sep 15 - Jan 15, 2015
Feb 24 - Jun 29, 2015
February 1
National Taiwan Ocean University Keelung City, Taiwan Feb 24 - Jun 29, 2015
Sep 14 - Jan 17, 2016
February 1
Universitas Katolik Parahyangan Bandung, Indonesia Jan 26 - Jun 6, 2015
Aug 18 - Dec 20, 2015
February 1
Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University Beppu, Oita, Japan Apr 1 - Jul 31, 2014
Oct 1 - Jan 31, 2014
February 1