Study Abroad Program • Summer • Three Weeks
|Dates: June 11, 2017 to July 1, 2017
This three-week program studies the 20th Century experience of the peoples of East Central Europe with special emphasis on the country of Poland. The four significant historical moments that this program will key on are The emergence of independent Eastern Europe from 1918-1938, the Nazi conquest and Holocaust, the Communist occupation of the region, and most importantly, the reemergence of Eastern Europe as a significant region in today's Global Community. In addition, students will have the opportunity in Krakow to attend musical, theater, and dance performances to enrich the learning experience. By participating in this Study Abroad Program, students will take part in the following activities included in the cost of program: (1) Overnight trips to Warsaw and Lublin. (2) Driving tour of the province of Galitsia and a visit to the cities of Tarnow and Gorlice. (3) Walking tour of the Old Town Krakow and the old Jewish quarter (Kazimierz). (4) A comprehensive tour of the Jagiellonian Wawel Castle; (5) A day trip to Auschwitz and and a tour of the World War II Jewish Ghetto in Krakow including a tour of Schindler’s factory. (6) Visits to other prominent museums in Krakow and its environs.
Lodging and Meals
Students will reside in a double-occupancy dorm room at the Jagiellonian University. Breakfast and some dinners are included.
The APSU history courses that will be taught on site include Modern Eastern Europe and Genocide and Holocaust in the 20th Century. A total of 6 hours credit will be available to students. All classes and tours will be spoken in English.
Your current scholarships and financial aid may apply toward the cost of the program. If you plan on using financial aid you need to call the Office of Student Financial Aid at (931) 221-7907 to schedule an appointment with a study abroad counselor -Cathy Naef or Jennifer Ellis. Additional scholarships and travel grants are available. Click here to view more information on scholarships.
Dr. John W. Steinberg at (931) 221-7924 or email@example.com
Application Fee: $430
This nonrefundable application fee will be charged to the student's account once the student authorizes the Office of International Education during the application process.
|2nd Payment (final payment)
|1st and 2nd Payment need to be paid at APSU Cashier's Window
to the Poland account.
This tuition is based on 6 credit hours. Tuition is due prior to departure and will be billed to the student's account after registration.
Total Application, Program, and Tuition Costs: 4,584
Included in the Program
- breakfast and some dinners
- airport transfers
- health insurance
- Airfare: Approx. $1,500
- passport: $148 (including photo)
- spending Misc.: $500