Summer Language Study Abroad

COD Summer Study Abroad/Language Intensive

These summer programs are led by COD faculty.

  • China
    Study the Chinese language 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
    A month-long program in San Jose, which offers total immersion in Costa Rican culture and intensive Spanish language study at all levels. Earn six to seven credits (depending upon placement) in Spanish and Humanities.
  • France
    Experience French language and culture learning the joie de vivre (joy of life) while living in Bordeaux this summer. Earn six to seven credits (depending upon placement) in French and Humanities.
  • Germany
    Experience the beauty of old meets new while living and studying in the cosmopolitan city of Berlin. Earn six to seven credits in German (depending upon placement) 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 in Italian (depending upon placement) and Humanities
  • Japan
    A month-long program in Kyoto, which offers total immersion in Japanese culture and intensive Japanese language study at all levels. Earn six to seven credits in Japanese (depending upon placement) 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 in Spanish (depending upon placement) 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