Study Abroad Programs


Ferris students in Shanghai, China for Summer 2018

Short-term programs usually range from two to four weeks, and you can earn three to six credits.  These programs are academic classes led by professors who conduct the international program. Learn how to start an application here

Join us at the Study Abroad Fair on October 16 and 17 from 9:00am to 3:00pm in UC 202 to learn more about our summer programs. Check back for additional program listings and updates, or join our mailing list here.

Program budget sheets forthcoming.  The application period for Summer 2019 programs will be October 15, 2018 to February 25, 2019. Check back for updates.”

Summer 2019 Programs Listing

Country Faculty Course(s) Dates

China (Shanghai Printing and Publishing College)

Dr. David Marion

Dr. Alex Cartwright

Dr. Tim Brotherton

Dr. Donna Smith

MGMT370 - Quality Operations Management

ECON222 - Principles of Microeconomics

MKT290 - Marketing Elective in China

COMM365 - Intercultural Communication

Program Flyer

May 14 - June 14, 2019 

Costa Rica


Professor Ana Davila-Howard

Dr. Eric Warner

SPAN100 - Spanish for Business and Travel  

SPAN333 - Contemporary Culture and Society of Hispanic America

May 10 - June 3, 2019

El Salvador Professor Michael Berghoef SWCK380: International Social Work TBD Summer 2019



Dr. Chris Westerkamp

Dr. Derek Drake

 Courses - To Be Determined (TBD)

June 10-25, 2019


Dr. Rita Walters

SCWK390 - International Engagement in Haiti

TBD Summer 2019 


Professor John Caserta

Dr. Chris Westerkamp

LANG100 - Italian for Business and Travel

LITR241 - World Short Fiction

LITR243 - Literature and Film

Biology course - To Be Determined (TBD)

TBD  Summer 2019

Italy (Sant'anna Institute, Sorrento)

Professor Kathryn Wolfer

HSMG 226 - International Cuisine and Culture

TBD Summer 2019


Dr. Dan Noren

Dr. Nate Garrelts

FREN331 - French Culture

FREN280  - Francophone Literature in Translation

TBD Summer 2019


Professor John Caserta

LITR241 - World Short Fiction

LITR243 - Literature and Film

TBD Summer 2019


Dr. Eric Warner

Professor Ana Davila-Howard

Professor Laurel Humphreys

SPAN100 - Spanish for Business and Travel

SPAN331 - Contemporary Culture and Society of Spain

WGST105 - Intro To Women's Studies  

July 12 - Aug 2, 2019