Programs

The following is a list of study abroad programs affiliated with the College of Human Sciences (CHS). If you have questions about the programs, contact CHS International Programs at chsintl@iastate.edu. We hope you will expand your horizons by participating in an international educational experience during your academic career at Iowa State!

CHS-Sponsored Programs

These are short-term faculty-led study abroad programs or semester-long exchange programs that are sponsored by CHS or co-sponsored with another college. 

United Arab Emirates: Winter Break 2018-2019

Exploring Hospitality and Event Management in the Arabic World

Program focus is to Hospitality and Event Management majors. Accepting applications now

Czech Republic: Summer 2018

Experience Prague, Czech Republic the Awesome (AESHM) Way

Program is open to all Iowa State undergraduate students. This is a great option for Hospitality and Event Management major areas.

Denmark: Summer 2018

Lessons from Denmark: Exploring Life-Satisfaction, Happiness, and Hygge in the Happiest Nation on Earth

Program is open to all Iowa State undergraduate students. This is a great option for students in Human Development and Family Studies or another Social Science Area.

France: Summer 2018

Cathedrals, Castles, Culture and Cuisine-Sustainable, Safe & Nutritious Food in France

Program focus is to Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) majors. CHS co-sponsors this program CALS.

Italy: Summer 2018

For the Love of Italy and Food

Program focus is to Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) majors. 

Disciplinary Literacy in Rome

Open to all ISU students, this program is a great option for pre-service teaching students 

Ireland: Summer 2018

Experience Kinesiology in Ireland

Program focus is to Kinesiology (KIN) and Pre-Health majors

Thailand and China: Summer 2018

Food, Culture & Agriculture in Thailand and China

Program focus is to Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) majors. CHS co-sponsors this programs with CALS. 

Western Europe: Summer 2018

Explore Craftsmanship and Hospitality in Western Europe

Program is open to all Iowa State undergraduate and graduate students.

South Korea: Fall, Spring

Soonchunhyang University Semester Exchange

Program focus is to all College of Human Sciences Departments and Majors! Special funding given to all participants

Taiwan: Spring Semester

Fu Jen Catholic University

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

International Student Teaching: Fall, Spring

International Student Teaching

Program focus is to School of Education student teaching applicants.

Spain: Summer

Spanish Cuisine: From the old world to the new cuisine

Program focus is to Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) majors. To be offered in a future summer term.

Other Study Abroad Programs available to CHS students:

Bahamas: Spring Break 2018

Introduction to the Bahamas

Program focus is open to all CHS students. This is a great option for Hospitality and Event Management major areas.

Italy: Semester or Summer

Accademia Italiana – Design and Fashion/Apparel Merchandising

Fall, Spring, Fall -- Apparel, Merchandising, and Design

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

Lorenzo de Medici

Fall, Spring , Summer

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors and Culinary Science majors.

France: Semester or Summer

Paris American Academy

Fall, Spring, Summer -- Apparel, Merchandising, and Design

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

United Kingdom: Semester or Summer

London College of Fashion – Semester Program

Fall, Spring

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

London College of Fashion – Footwear Summer School

Summer

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

London College of Fashion – Fashion and Merchandising Summer School

Summer

Program focus is to Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

University of Exeter (Exchange Program)

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to Kinesiology majors.

A Semester in Wales - Swansea University

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to Kinesiology majors.

Glasgow Caledonian University (Exchange Program)

Spring

Options for all CHS majors, but especially for Apparel, Merchandising, and Design majors.

Ireland: Semester

A Semester in Ireland: University College Cork

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to students in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department. 

Australia: Semester

A Semester in Australia - Deakin University

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to Kinesiology majors.

A Semester in Australia - University of Newcastle

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors.It also has programs specific to Kinesiology majors and students in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department. 

New Zealand: Semester

A Semester in New Zealand - University of Otago

Fall, Spring

Great options for all CHS majors. It also has programs specific to Kinesiology majors and students in the Food Science and Human Nutrition department.