College of Science and Health > Academics > School of Nursing > Student Resources > Study Abroad
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.
Application and further information about the program can be found on the Study Abroad website.