Where Do We Recommend?

China

Lindsey Robinson Fall 2012

We currently offer over 20 programs in China, including one of our exchanges, along with a faculty-led program. There are also countless opportunities to study abroad through program providers listed on our database.

Cuba

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Check out this Minimester program offered through one of our providers, AIFS, in Havana! You could also spend your Spring Break exploring Cuba.

Czech Republic

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You could study Geography in the Heart of Europe, or maybe on a TU exchange through the University of New York – Prague. These are just two of our 24 options to study in the Czech Republic.

Ecuador

Kathleen Seale Fall 2012

Attend our faculty-led program going to the Ecuadorian rainforest, or check out the Summer and Minimester options that AIFS offers in the Galapagos.

Greece

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Spend a semester in Greece though the American College of Greece (or one of our other providers), or maybe a Summer term through ISA. We have a few other options in Greece, too, just check out our full program listings!

Morocco

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Spend a summer learning Arabic in Morocco, or maybe partake in a semester-long service-learning experience through ISA. We have 10 programs offered in Morocco, and one might be exactly right for you!

South Africa

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With almost 20 options to study abroad in South Africa, you can’t go wrong! We have three faculty-led programs, including this one that could earn you Theater credit. You could also spend a full semester or year, through USAC or one of our other providers!

 

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Check out ALL of our program options on our database, Horizons.

Czech it Out! Why You Should Study in Prague

We are thrilled to announce our new TU Exchange Program in the Czech Republic!

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What is an exchange program, you ask?

At Towson University, an exchange program is a study abroad program at one of our partner universities abroad. They send us students and we send them students. These programs are offered in the spring and fall semesters, as well as for the academic year. Because of this exchange relationship, you pay the same tuition and fees as you would for a semester or year at Towson! We currently offer exchange programs in Australia, Canada, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Japan, South Korea, and the United Kingdom.

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Why study abroad in Prague?

Here are the top 5 reasons, as told by GoAbroad:

  1. Prague is very affordable.
  2. Prague has the best beer in the world, and possibly the cheapest.
  3. Prague is in the heart of Europe.
  4. You will fall in love with Prague.
  5. Prague’s public transportation system is simply the best.

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Still not convinced?

TU Alumna Annina Hazel studied abroad on the faculty-led program “Geography in the Heart of Europe” in Prague during the summer of 2015.

Not only did she enjoy her program, she highlighted her top 3 things that any student studying abroad in the Czech Republic must do!

  1. Participate in a home-stay (if possible)
  2. Don’t skip out on cultural trips to museums, concerts, and galleries
  3. Enjoy Czech night life!

If we’ve peaked your interest, you can check out the program page on Horizons by clicking HERE, or you can stop by the office for more information!

Fall 2016 Photo Contest Winners!

We received over 30 photo submissions from students who have recently studied abroad! Over the past few months, over 1300 votes on social media have been counted!

We are excited to announce the winners!

1st place: Jenna Rahwanji (Prague, Czech Republic)

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2nd place: Ashley Fuoti (Cinque Terre, Italy)

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3rd place: Jenna Cordiello (Interlaken, Switzerland)

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Summer 2015 faculty-led application deadline extended!

Several faculty-led study abroad programs for Summer 2015 are still open for application!

Extended application deadline of FRIDAY, MARCH 27, 2015.

Extended application deadline of FRIDAY, APRIL 3, 2015.

  • Spain/SPAN
  • Spanish Language and Culture in Spain
    • 4 weeks in Madrid: May 23 to June 21, 2015
      • Earn 6 credits: 3 credits of SPAN + 3 credits unspecified lower elective
    • 4 weeks in Madrid + 2 weeks in Alicante: May 23 to July 5, 2015
      • Earn 6 credits of SPAN

A complete study abroad application will include:

  • Application form found online by logging in at www.towson.edu/horizons 
  • Copy of your current passport or receipt proving passport application in progress
  • $250 non-refundable deposit by check or credit card
  • Copy of your transcript
    • Note: Some programs have pre-requisites, check the program descriptions!

Got questions? Contact our office at 410-704-2451 or studyabroad@towson.edu. 

Summer 2015 Faculty-Led Program: Geography in the Heart of Europe: Prague

Geography in the Heart of Europe: Prague

Prague, Czech Republic

Courses: GEOG 494 Travel and Study OR GEOG 584 Travel and Study (Graduate students only)

Fearless Leaders: Dr. Natalia Fath

Site visits: Zihle Agricultural Farm and Kutna Hora, and cultural excursions to the Prague Zoo and Botanic Gardens, Prague Castle, and St. Vitus Cathedral

Did you know Prague Castle, begun in the 9th century, is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest castle in the world!

To see the Horizons program page click here!

Student Blog: NomNom.Com

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Skydiving in Switzerland!

Follow Lindsay through the Czech Republic as she experiences the cities through food and adventure! We love her Instagram feed, too .. but be forewarned, it will make you oh so hungry!

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Lindsay Stein

CEA: Liberal Arts & Social Sciences, Angl-AMerican University in Prague

Spring 2014