Study Abroad Programs

The following study abroad programs have been proposed for 2015. Contact the professor in charge of the trip to sign up. Their contact information is listed below.

Costa Rica

PHED 1172: Backcountry Expeditioning I

  • Credits Earned: 1
  • Course start date: Mid-May (May mini-semester)
  • Course length: 3 weeks
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 10 days
  • Approximate program fee: $2700
  • Notes regarding fee: Program fee includes all travel aspects of the trip, airfare, lodging and food. It does not include the cost of the course, passport, or equipment.
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This course is based out of LSC-CyFair but is open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professor Ronnie Nespeca for additional information or to sign up: Ronald.A.Nespeca@LoneStar.edu

PSYC 2301: General Psychology

  • Credits Earned: 3
  • Course start date: 1st week of June (Summer I)
  • Course length: 6 weeks
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 8 days
  • Approximate program fee: $2800
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This course is based out of LSC-North Harris but is open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professor Janice Hartgrove-Freile for additional information or to sign up: Janice.Hartgrove-Freile@lonestar.edu

Germany & France

HIST 2312: Western Civilization From 1648 &
GEOG 2312: Economic Geography

  • Credits Earned: 6
  • Course start date: 1st week of June (Summer I)
  • Course length: 6 weeks
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 18-20 days (exact duration to be determined)
  • Program fee: $3600
  • Notes regarding fee: The price above is the program fee which does not include tuition & course fees, books, passport/document fees, or spending money. Students are advised to budget approximately $5200 to account for these costs.
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These courses are based out of LSC-CyFair but are open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professors Rob Coyle or Buck Buchanan for additional information or to sign up: Robert.A.Coyle@lonestar.edu or Buck.J.Buchanan@lonestar.edu

Great Britain

PHIL 2306: Introduction to Ethics &
PHIL 2307: Introduction to Social & Political Philosophy

  • Credits Earned: 6
  • Course start date: 2nd week of July (Summer II)
  • Course length: 6 weeks
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 17 days
  • Approximate program fee: $3860
  • Notes regarding fee: Covers flight, lodging, all program activities and tours, transportation, travel insurance, and more. A $500 deposit is required to secure a spot on the program.
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These courses are based out of LSC-CyFair but are open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professors Maria Sanders or Mark Thorsby for additional information or to sign up: Maria.A.Sanders@lonestar.edu or Mark.Thorsby@lonestar.edu

Paris, Berlin, & Auschwitz
(France, Germany, & Poland)

HIST 1302: United States History Since 1877 &
GOVT 2305: Federal Government

  • Credits Earned: 6
  • Course start date: 1st week of June (Summer I)
  • Course length: 6 weeks
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 16 days
  • Approximate program fee: $3850
  • Notes regarding fee: Price includes round trip airfare between Houston and Europe, lodging, all ground transportation (train, bus, metro, etc.), all tours and sites visited as a class, travel insurance, and some meals. Price does not include tuition and fees for the two classes, passport costs, course books, and personal sightseeing done on own time.
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These courses are based out of LSC-CyFair but are open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professors Sophia Mrouri or Kelly Phillips for additional information or to sign up: Tina.S.Mrouri@lonestar.edu or Kelly.R.Schimmel@lonestar.edu

Spain (Madrid)

SPAN 2312: Intermediate Spanish II

  • Credits Earned: 3
  • Course start date: Mid-June (second half of Summer I)
  • Course length: 3
  • Time abroad (included in course length): 15 days
  • Approximate program fee: $4999
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This course is based out of LSC-Montgomery but is open to students from all Lone Star campuses. Contact Professor Norseman Hernandez for additional information or to sign up: Norseman.M.Hernandez@lonestar.edu