How would you like to visit far away lands? Immerse yourself in new cultures? And still earn college credit? You can with Study Abroad. Take this opportunity and bring your coursework to life as you travel to a different country and see its famous historical and cultural treasures. This once-in-a-lifetime program maximizes your time abroad while minimizing the cost. Learning about another country in a classroom is great, but experiencing it in person is priceless!

Where would you like to go?

Hangzhou & Beijing, China - May 2009
This coming May 2009, experience modern China while learning its language, history and culture. Study World History I (focused on China) and Beginning Chinese I in Hangzhou at Zhejiang University. We'll also visit Beijing and the Great Wall.

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Castellammare di Stabia, Italy - Summer 2009
Spend your summer in Italy and still earn college credit! Study World Geography and History of Western Civilizations in the heart of Italy at the Vesuvian International Institute of the Restoring Ancient Stabiae Foundation, Castellammare di Stabia, Italy during the summer of 2009.

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Other Study Abroad Offerings
Additional opportunities to study abroad are available throughout the college system. Please visit the Study Abroad section of the Lone Star College System International Programs web site for more details. Proceed to IPS. >>

Financial Aid
Our college system has resources available to eligible students that help with the cost of studying abroad. The deadline to submit your application is November 1st every year.

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Outside Funding Resources:
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