Study Abroad

Bethany offers numerous opportunities to study abroad. If you find a program other than those listed below and would like to pursue studying abroad through that organization, stop by the Office of Student Development and discuss your thoughts with Charlotte Anderson, Director of International Studies.

American Institute of Foreign Studies >

Founded in 1964, AIFS is one of the oldest, largest, and most respected cultural exchange organizations in the world. AIFS has global offices in 15 countries and organizes cultural exchange programs for more than 50,000 participants each year. AIFS provides study abroad programs in 19 countries:

Australia Czech Republic India Russia
Austria Egypt Ireland South Africa
Botswana England Italy Spain
Brazil France New Zealand Turkey
Costa Rica Germany Peru

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Charlotte Anderson

Director of International Studies
Office Office of Student Development Presser Hall, #127 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8161 Read Biography
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Karlstad University >

Bethany College signed an exchange agreement with Karlstad University in Karlstad, Sweden, in January 2011. The University offers 900 courses in the humanities and fine arts, social and economic sciences, natural sciences, engineering and technology, health care and teacher training. Karlstad University has set its targets very high when it comes to internationalization. With that in mind, the University is offering an increasing number of courses, presently more than 100, and programs in English.

In addition to student and staff exchanges, there is also considerable international activity in the form of research and development work, symposia and conferences. The University also has a campus in Arvika, about 80 km from Karlstad, where the Ingesund School of Music with its 300 students is located.

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Charlotte Anderson

Director of International Studies
Office Office of Student Development Presser Hall, #127 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8161 Read Biography
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Harlaxton College >

Bethany College has a cooperative agreement with Harlaxton College in England, allowing Bethany students to study abroad for either the fall or spring semester. Harlaxton College, a self-contained extension campus of the University of Evansville, is a 100-room Victorian manor house near Grantham in the English Midlands, approximately 110 miles north of London.

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Joyce Pigge, D.A.

Chair of History & Political Science Department Professor of Political ScienceFaculty Athletics Representative
Office Department of History & Political Science Social Science Center 2 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8215 Read Biography
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Linnaeus University >

Bethany College signed an exchange agreement in spring 2011 with Linnaeus University in Sweden. Linnaeus opened on January 1, 2010, as a merger of Kalmar University and Växjö University. It pursues teaching and research in Kalmar and Växjö related to natural sciences and humanities and social sciences, respectively.  Programs are truly international with major opportunities for participation in both regional and worldwide networks.

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Charlotte Anderson

Director of International Studies
Office Office of Student Development Presser Hall, #127 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8161 Read Biography
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Study Abroad Italy (SAI) >

Since 1995, Study Abroad Italy (SAI) has been dedicated to providing students with an exceptional cultural and educational experience abroad in Italy, and now also in London. SAI offers the opportunity to enroll in excellent schools available to English speaking students. There are no language requirements for SAI programs; all courses are taught in English. Programs are designed to allow students the opportunity to know Italy on a deep level–its history, culture, geography, food, art and people.

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Charlotte Anderson

Director of International Studies
Office Office of Student Development Presser Hall, #127 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8161 Read Biography
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Studio Art Centers International (SACI) >

SACI Studio Art Centers International is university program in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking fully accredited studio art, design, and liberal arts instruction. With its 35 years of experience, SACI offers five different study programs: Academic Year Abroad, Academic Semester Abroad, BGSU MFA Program, Post-Baccalaureate Program, and Summer Studies.

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Charlotte Anderson

Director of International Studies
Office Office of Student Development Presser Hall, #127 Phone: (785) 227-3380, ext. 8161 Read Biography
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