Study Abroad 2016

All information sessions will be in the Weidman Center for Global Leadership (264 CB).

Click on the name of the program to access details concerning each study abroad experience. This includes an overview of the experience, student costs, faculty director contact information, application process and deadlines, and much more. You can also access study abroad information by visiting the Kennedy Center's program page. 

Kennedy Center

 

 

Global Leadership - China

Increase your leadership and global agility through the Foundations of Global Leadership Course in China.  Gain practical experience in Chinese language, culture and history. This fulfills the ENGT 231 requirement for all engineering and technology students.

All Engineering and Technology students

Info Sessions: October 15 at 5 pm; November 4 at 5 pm

 

Global Leadership and History of Creativity - Europe

Prepare to be a global leader by increasing your leadership, teamwork, and knowledge of globalization while gaining experience of the culture and history in Europe. This fulfills the ENGT 231 and TECH 201 requirement for all engineering and technology students.

All Engineering and Technology students

Info Sessions: October 13 at 4 pm; November 2 at 4 pm

 

International Product Design and Development - Singapore

Develop your knowledge of product design and development while working as an international team with students from the National University of Singapore and Penn State University.

All Engineering and Technology students interested in design

Info Sessions: October 21 at 2 pm; October 29 at 11 am;

 

Global Product Development - Europe

Participate in the globalization process through first-hand experiences with global companies.

All Engineering and Technology students

​Info Session: October 21 at 4 pm; November 5 at 11 am;

 

International Industrial Design Studies - Europe

Visit large corporate design centers, small product design consultancies, and a major design festival!  

All Engineering and Technology students interested in design

Info Sessions: October 16 at 1 pm; October 22 at 11 am;

 

Mega Infrastructure - China

Study some of the largest skyscrapers and most complex transportation and water systems in the most populous country in the world.

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Info Sessions: October 19 at 4 pm; October 29 at 4 pm;

 

International Challenges in Water Resources - Dominican Republic

Work with govement agencies or alongside students from international universities while applying water resources models and methods to critical problems faced in Latin America

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Info Session: September 3 at 4 pm;

 

International Challenges in Water Resources - Europe

Research and apply water resources models and methods with international graduate students in the Netherlands, the global leader in water sciences.

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Info Sessions: October 13 at 3 pm; October 14 at 4 pm;

 

Ancient and Modern Geotechnical Engineering - Italy

Experience ancient and modern geotechnical engineering projects including the Vajont Dam, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the water control structures in Venice, and more!

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Info Sessions: October 12 at 4 pm; October 27 at 3 pm;

 

Manufacturing Engineering Internship - Asia

 

Expand your opportunities by participating in this technical study abroad while completing an international internship in China and Taiwan!

Manufacturing Engineering Technology and Mechanical Engineering

Info Session: October 13 at 2 pm;

 

Global Engineering Outreach - Peru

Use your technical education to change lives through humanitarian engineering with a focus on sustainable technologies.

All Engineering and Technology students

Info Session: March 2016