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Study Abroad

Nursing Study Abroad Program 

Location: Prague, Czech Republic 
Time: December Interim Session
Length: Two Weeks
Language Immersion: No
Language of Instruction: English
Living Arrangements: Hotel
Number of Credit Hours Earned: 8
Financial Aid Available: Yes
Scholarships Available: Yes
Participants of the nursing study abroad program spend two weeks in Prague, Czech Republic. Students enroll in pre- and post-trip versions of NSG 445, Professionalism, Advocacy, and Leadership, and NSG 540, Culture, Ethics, and Policy Analysis, that integrate academic learning with hands-on travel experience. While traveling, students have the opportunity to visit and talk with English-speaking nurses, doctors, and administrators who train and administer care within a nationalized health care system. 
Participants visit a variety health care facilities and cultural landmarks in Prague, Strakonice, Ceske Kumlov, and Ceske Budejovice in the Czech Republic. A two day excursion to Vienna, Austria is also included. Accommodations are made in comfortable hotels in Prague, Strakonice, and Ceske Budejovice. 


The 2016 trip dates are November 27 - December 12. The deadline to apply is March 1, 2016. Application and further information about the program can be found on the Study Abroad website​.