Los Angeles, CA. Students live and work in the entertainment capital of the world in Oakwood Corporate Housing. Oakwood is located in Burbank and houses professionals working at nearby Warner Brothers, Universal, Paramount and Disney studios and major television networks. The Oakwood complex includes two large swimming pools, a convenience store, an exercise facility, tennis courts and classrooms.
For the current projected costs for this program, please click on the following link to the Fees for JMU Study Abroad Programs page.
Tuition, plus a program fee. This covers furnished housing (including linen and all utensils) for 8 weeks, courses, textbooks, some group meals and some outings.
Students will be staying in Oakwood Corporate Apartments for the duration of the program. Some meals will be provided (several lunches or dinners per week), Participants will be required to cover meals with personal spending money.
For more detailed instructions and to download the application, please click on the following link to the Applications and Forms section for JMU Short-Term Programs.
In addition to the oIP application form, students are required to submit the following material(s):
The program is available to rising Juniors or Seniors who meet the minimum GPA of 2.0.
Typically this program appeals to students in Media Arts, Theatre, and literature, but since entertainment is an industry it needs students interested in law and business, and music.