Summer Language Study Abroad

COD Summer Study Abroad/Language Intensive

These summer programs are led by COD faculty.

  • China
    Study Mandarin and acquire first-hand knowledge of the people and culture of China. Learn about the rich cultural history, ancient monuments and diverse landscapes while living in Xi'an. Earn six to seven credits (depending upon placement) in Chinese and Humanities.
  • Costa Rica
    Explore beautiful Costa Rica in a full culture immersion experience, with intensive Spanish language study. Earn six to seven credits (depending upon placement) in Spanish and Humanities.
  • France
    Experience French joie de vivre while living in Bordeaux. Improve your language skills and enjoy cultural immersion. Earn six to seven credits (depending upon placement) in French and Humanities.
  • Germany
    Old meets new is the theme highlighting your daily experience while studying German in the cosmopolitan city of Berlin. Earn six to seven credits (depending on placement) in German and Humanities.
  • Italy
    Experience the warm hospitality of the Italian people and enjoy the breathtaking scenery of the Tuscany region. Earn six to seven credits (depending on placement) in Italian and Humanities.
  • Japan
    Live and study in the ancient Japanese capital of Kyoto, totally immersed in Japanese culture and intensive Japanese language study. Earn six to seven credits (depending on placement) in Japanese and Humanities.
  • Spain
    Immerse yourself in the Spanish language and culture as you explore magnificent castles and royal palaces in Madrid. Enjoy centuries of artistic treasures. Earn six to seven credits (depending on placement) in Spanish and Humanities.

 Scholarship information available.

Contact Information


Field and Experiential Learning, Study Abroad and Global Education
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 3509
General inquiries: (630) 942-2356