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APPROVED PROGRAMS

If you are interested in a program not on the list below, please begin the approval process by making an appointment with the Director of International Education at 508-626-4585 or jdecatur@framingham.edu.

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Also, UMass Amherst has a number of programs that are open to Massachusetts Public University students.  FSU students pay UMass tuition, housing costs to the foreign university, and their individual food, travel and personal expenses.  For more information, visit http://www.ipo.umass.edu/ and click “Programs”.

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Framingham is a member of ISEP: International Student Exchange
Programs, which offers very affordable options for study around the
world. See their website for all specific locations.
Applications and questions should be directed to the Office of
International Education.

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Options noted with asterisks ** indicate the most affordable
programs currently available.

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AFRICA

Botswana


CIEE: Gaborone
ISEP: University of Botswana

Cameroon

School for International Training (SIT): Social Pluralism and Development

Egypt

Butler University: Institute for Study Abroad

Ghana

CIEE
ISEP: University of Ghana  
School for International Training (SIT): Social Transformation and Cultural Expression
USAC: Accra

CIS: Ghana

Kenya

School for International Training (SIT): Urbanization, Health, and Human Rights
School for Field Studies: Wildlife Management Studies and Public Health

Madagascar

School for International Training (SIT): Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management
School for International Training (SIT): Urbanization and Rural Development

Mali

School for Internatioanl Training (SIT):  Gender, Health, and Development

Morocco

CIEE 
ISA: Meknes
IES: Rabat
ISEP: Al Akhawayn University
School for International Training (SIT): Field Studies in Journalism and New Media

School for International Training (SIT): Migration and Transnational Identity
School for International Training (SIT): Multiculturalism and Human Rights

CCIS - Ifrane 

Namibia

CCIS - Namibia

Rwanda

School for International Training (SIT): Post-Genocide Restoration and Peacebuilding

Senegal

CIEE- Dakar

School for International Training (SIT): National Identity and the Arts

South Africa

AIFS: Stellenbosch
Arcadia University: The College of Global Studies
CIEE: Cape Town, Stellenbosch 
IES: Cape Town
ISEP: University of Stellenbosch
ISA 
School for International Training (SIT): Public Health
School for International Training (SIT): Community, Health, and Social Policy

School for International Training (SIT): Multiculturalism and Human Rights
School for Internatioanl Training (SIT): Social and Political Transformation
University of Cape Town

CIS

Tanzania

CIEE: Iringa
School for International Training (SIT): Zanzibar: Coastal Ecology and Natural Resource Management
School for Field Studies: Wildlife Management Studies and Public Health

School for International Training (SIT): Wildlife Conservation and Political Ecology

Tunisia

SIT: Emerging Identities in North Africa

Uganda

SIT: Development Studies

SIT: Post-Conflict Transformation

AMERICAS & CARIBBEAN

Argentina

Academic Studies Abroad

AIFS - Buenos Aires
API- Buenos Aires, Mendoza 
ASA- Buenos Aires
**CAPA- Buenos Aires
CIEE- Buenos Aires
IES- Buenos Aires
IFSA - Butler University
ISA- Buenos Aires
ISEP – various universities

CCIS - Buenos Aires 

CIS

SIT

Barbados

University of the West Indies

Bermuda

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, St. Georges, Bermuda

Bonaire 

CIEE

Bolivia

SIT:  Culture and Development

Brazil

AIFS- Sao Paulo
CIEE  
IES- Rio de Janeiro 
ISA- Florianopolis
ISEP – Fundacao Armando Alvares Penteado
SIT: Public Health and Community Welfare
SUNY New Paltz - Rio de Janeiro
USAC- Florianopolis

Canada

**New England/Québec/Nova Scotia Exchange Program

CCIS - Chicoutimi

ISEP

Québec Province
Bishop’s University
Université Laval
École Polytechnique de Montréal
Université de Sherbrooke
Université de Québec à Montréal
Université du Québec à Trois-Riviéres
Université du Québec à Rimouski
Université du Québec à Outaouais
Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
École nationale d’administration publique
École de technologie supérieure

Nova Scotia Province
Acadia University, Wolfville
Dalhousie University, Halifax
Mount Saint Vincent University, Halifax
Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro
Nova Scotia College of Art & Design, Halifax
St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish
Saint Mary's University, Halifax
University College of Cape Breton, Sydney
University of King's College, Halifax
Université Sainte-Anne, Church Point

Chile

Academic Studies Abroad
AIFS- Vina Del Mar
API- Valparaiso, Vina del Mar
Arcadia University, College for Global Studies
ASA- Vina del Mar
CIEE in Santiago

IES- Santiago
IFSA-Butler University -Santiago, Valparaiso
ISA- Valparaiso and Vino del Mar
ISEP – various universities
SIT
USAC- Santiago

Columbia

ISEP – Universidad ICESI
ISA- Barranquilla

Costa Rica

AIFS- San Jose
API- San Joaquin de Flores, San Jose
ASA- San Jose
CIEE- Monteverde
IES- San Jose
IFSA-Butler University-Heredia
Duke University-Organization for Tropical Studies in Costa Rica

ISA- Heredia, San Jose
ISEP – Universidad Nacional 
SFS: Sustainable Development Studies
USAC- Heredia, Puntarenas, San Ramon

CCIS - San Jose, Santa Ana

CIS

Cuba 

Dominican Republic

CIEE 
ISA- Santiago, Santo Domingo


Ecuador

CCIS
IES- Galapagos, Quito
SIT: Comparative Ecology and Conservation
CIS

Jamaica

University of the West Indies

Mexico

API- Queretaro
CIEE- Guanajuato
CCIS
IFSA-Butler University- Merida

CIS

ISEP

Nicaragua

SIT: Revolution, Transformation, and Civil Society

ISEP – Universidad Americana

Panama

School for Field Studies- Tropical Island Biodiversity and Conservation Studies

SIT: Tropical Ecology, Marine Ecosystems, and Biodiversity Conservation


Peru

ASA- Cusco,Lima
CIEE- Lima
IFSA-Butler University, Lima
ISA- Cusco, Lima 
School for Field Studies: Biodiversity and Development in the Amazon

CCIS - Lima

CIS

SIT

Trinidad and Tobago

University of the West Indies, St. Augustine

Turks/Caicos Islands

School for Field Studies- Marine Resource Management Studies

USA

American University, Washington Semester
Sea Semester at Woods Hole
The Washington Center of Internships and Academic Seminars

CIS - Hawaii

Uruguay

ISEP – Universidad Catolica del Uruguay

ASIA

Bhutan

API - Thimpu
School for Field Studies: Himalayan Forests, Watersheds, and Rural Livelihoods 


China

**Lingnan University – Exchange Program

**New England – China Scholarship Program- scholarships provide the opportunity to spend up to a year abroad in China at 49 participating institutions

Alliance for Global Education: Beijing, Shanghai, Xi’an

Arcadia University

API - Beijing, Shanghai 

Cambodia

Education Abroad Network

SFS 

Fiji

SIT
ISEP – University of the South Pacific

India

AIFS- Hyderabad
Alliance for Global Education, Pune
CIEE- Hyderabad, Mumbai
IES- Delhi

ISA- Hyderabad
ISEP
SIT
USAC- Bangalore

CCIS - Chennai

Indonesia

ISEP

SIT

Japan

Associated Kyoto Program at Doshisha University
International Christian University, Tokyo
CIEE- Tokyo
IES- Nagoya, Tokyo
ISEP – various universities
Temple University in Tokyo
USAC- Hiroshima, Nagasaki, Osaka/ Kobe

CCIS - Tokyo

ISA - Beppu, Tokyo

Malaysia

ISEP

Mongolia

SIT

Nepal

SIT

Samoa

SIT

South Korea

CIEE- Seoul
ISA- Seoul
ISEP – various universities
USAC- Seoul

Education Abroad Network

ISEP

Singapore

Taiwan

CIEE- Taipei

ISEP

Thailand

Education Abroad- Chiang Mai University
CIEE- Khon Kaen
ISEP – Thammasat University
USAC- Chiang Mai

CIS

ISA - Bangkok

Vietnam

SIT
School for Field Studies: Conservation, Water, and Development in a Changing Climate

Education Abroad Network

ISEP

AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND

Australia

School for Field Studies-Tropical Rainforest Studies

You may choose to study at the universities below in Australia through the following providers, or you may choose to apply directly for admission as a visiting international student:

AIFS
Arcadia University, The College of Global Studies
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad
**CAPA- Sydney
CIEE- Perth, Wollongong
CIS Abroad
College Consortium for International Studies
Education Abroad Network
IES- Melbourne, Sydney
ISEP 
SFS: Rainforest Studies
USAC- Gold Coast, Melbourne

CCIS

SIT

Universities:
Curtin University of Technology-Perth
James Cook University
Macquarie University
Monash University
University of Melbourne
University of New South Wales
University of Sydney
University of QueenslandUniversity of Tasmania
University of Western Australia
University of Wollongong

New Zealand

EcoQuest –University of New Hampshire
Frontiers Abroad - Earth and Environmental Semester Abroad

You may choose to study at the universities below in Australia & New Zealand through the following providers, or you may choose to apply directly for admission as a visiting international student:
AIFS- Wellington
Arcadia University, The College of Global Studies
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad
CCIS-Macquarie, Swinburne, Newcastle
CIS
Education Abroad -  New Zealand
IES- Auckland, Christchurch
ISEP
USAC- Auckland/Palmerston, North/Wellington


University of Auckland
University of Canterbury
University of Otago
Massey University
Victoria University of Wellington

EUROPE

Austria 


AIFS- Salzburg
CCIS-Salzburg
IES Vienna
ISEP – various universities

Belgium

CIEE - Brussels
ISA- Brussels
ISEP – Vesalius College

Bulgaria

ISEP – American University in Bulgaria

Croatia

API - Dubrovnik 

Czech Republic

**Charles University - Intercultural Studies Program in Prague 

AIFS- Prague
CIEE- Prague

ISA- Prague
ISEP – Masaryk University
USAC- Prague

CCIS - Prague 

CIS

SIT

Denmark

DIS- University of Copenhagen
ISEP – Aalborg University
USAC- Copenhagen

CCIS - Copenhagen

Estonia

ISEP – University of Tartu


England

**University of East Anglia Exchange Program – apply to Director of International Education
**CAPA-London
**Institute for Political and Economic Studies (INSTEP) in Cambridge
**Institute for Political and Economic Studies (INSTEP) in London (political science, econ, bus internship program)
**Queen Mary College, University of London- direct enrollment
ISA- London, Reading
American InterContinental University-London (fashion, design only)

You may choose to study at the universities below in the United Kingdom through the following providers:
AIFS- London
API- Leeds, London
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies
ASA- London,Oxford
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad
CIS Abroad-Limited service provider organization
CIEE- England

IES- London, Oxford
ISEP
USAC- Brighton, Bristol, London, Reading

CCIS 

Universities:
King's College
London School of Economics and Political Science
Royal Holloway and Bedford New College
**Queen Mary College, University of London –direct enrollment
School for Oriental and African Studies
University of Cambridge
University of Bath
University of Bristol
**University of East Anglia – direct enrollment
University of Essex
University of Exeter
University of Kent
University of Lancaster
University of Leeds
University of London-Courtauld Institute of Art
University of Manchester
University of Nottingham
University of Oxford
University of Sunderland
University of Sussex
University of Warwick
University of Westminster
University of York 

Finland

University of Tampere
University of Turku
ISEP

France

AIFS- Cannes
API- Caen, Grenoble, Paris
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies
ASA- Aix-en-Provence, Paris
CIEE- Paris, Rennes

IES - Nantes, Paris BIA, Paris French Studies
IFE (Internships in Francophone Europe) - Paris 
ISA- Paris
ISEP
USAC- Lyon, Pau

** Paris American Academy- School of Fashion and Interior Design

CCIS 

CIS

Germany

**German Academic Exchange Service**

University of Massachusetts, Baden-Württemberg Exchange

Greece

AIFS- Athens
CCIS- American College of Thessaloniki
Arcadia Center for Hellenic, Balkan, and Mediterranean Studies and Research
College Year in Athens

Hungary

API- Budapest
Budapest Semester in Mathematics
CIEE- Budapest
ISEP – University of Debrecen

Iceland

ISEP – University of Iceland

Ireland

You may choose to study at the universities below in Ireland through the following providers or you may choose to apply directly for admission as a visiting international student:

AIFS- Limerick, Maynooth
API- Cork, Dublin, Galway, Limerick
**CAPA- Dublin
CIEE- Dublin
IES- Dublin
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad
ASA- Dublin
CIS
ISA- Cork, Dublin, Galway
USAC- Cork, Galway

CCIS 

CIS

Universities:
**National University of Ireland, Maynooth
National University of Ireland, Galway
**University College-Cork
University College-Dublin
National University of Ireland, Limerick
Trinity College-Dublin

Northern Ireland

**University of Ulster, Londonderry – see Director of International Education for pricing

Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad- Ulster
ISA- Belfast
Queen’s University

CCIS 

CIEE

Italy

Accademia Italiana – Florence, Rome- direct enrollment

**Lorenzo de’ Medici – Florence, Rome, direct enrollment
**Temple University-Rome

AIFS- Florence, Rome
API- Florence, Rome, Taormina, Tuscania, Venice
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies- Perugia, Lecce, Rome, Syracuse
ASA- Florence, Sorrento
**CAPA- Florence
CIEE 
IES-Milan, Rome, Siena 
ISA- Florence, Rome
ISEP
USAC- Reggio Emilia, Torino, Viterbo

CCIS

CIS

Latvia

ISEP – University of Latvia

Lithuania

ISEP – Vilnius University

Malta

ISEP – University of Malta

The Netherlands

**Center for European Studies, Maastricht (University of Maastricht)
CIEE- Amsterdam, Groningen
IES- Amsterdam
ISEP
USAC- The Hague

SIT

Norway

ISEP – University of Nordland and Vestfold University College
USAC- Olso

Poland

API- Krakow 
CIEE- Warsaw
ISEP – University of Wroclaw

Portugal

Russia

AIFS- St Petersburg
CIEE

CCIS

Scotland

**University of Glasgow- direct enrollment option
ISA- Glasgow

You may choose to study at the universities below in Scotland through the following providers or you may choose to apply directly for admission as a visiting international student:

API- Edinburgh, Stirling
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies
ASA- Edinburgh
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad
CIS Abroad (CIS)-limited service provider organization

CCIS- Stirling
USAC- St. Andrews, Stirling



Universities:

Glasgow School of Art
University of Aberdeen
University of Dundee
University of Edinburgh
University of Glasgow 
University of St. Andrews
University of Stirling  

Serbia, Bosnia and Kosovo

SIT

Spain


**Institute of Spanish Studies, Valencia

AIFS- Barcelona, Granada, Salamanca
API- Various locations 

Arcadia University, College of Global Studies programs
ASA- Barcelona,Madrid,Sevilla
CIEE- various locations
IES – Barcelona, Granada, Madrid, Salamanca
ISA
ISEP
USAC- Alicante, Bilbao/Getxo, Madrid, San Sebastian

CCIS - Seville

CIS

IFSA-Butler

Sweden

CIEE
ISEP
The Swedish Program
USAC- Vaxjo/ Kalmar


Switzerland

CCIS 
ISEP
SIT

Turkey

ISEP

Wales

**Cardiff University – Direct enrollment
Arcadia University, College of Global Studies- Bangor, Swansea
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad- University of Wales, Cardiff

MIDDLE EAST

Egypt

Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad

Israel

CIEE- Haifa
Hebrew University

University of Haifa
USAC- Haifa

IFSA-Butler

Jordan

CIEE - Amman
SIT
ISA- Amman
SIT: Health and Community Development

SIT: Modernization and Social Change

Oman

CIS

Qatar

API- Doha

Turkey

United Arab Emirates

API- Sharjah
Butler University, Institute for Study Abroad, Sharjah
CIEE- Sharjah
ISEP

Multiple Location Programs

International Honors Program –Health and Community; Cities in the 21st Century
Semester at Sea

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