Attention Online and Continuing Education Students Interested in Study
We now live in a global world, where it is critically important for today's
students to develop the intercultural skills necessary to participate in an
In order to provide more opportunities for students, UMass
Lowell has launched a more comprehensive study abroad program.
Included in this initiative is support for faculty-led,
Through a collaborative effort between the Office of the
Provost, the Division of Online and Continuing Education and the
Office of Study Abroad & International Experiences, we are
expanding opportunities for all students to participate in study
abroad programs during the Summer School and Winter
Now you can take a Faculty-Led Study Abroad course for
personal interest, or as part of
your degree program, with prior approval from
your faculty program coordinator. Talk with your degree program advisor today to see if any of the following might
be counted towards your degree.
DELHI, AGRA & HUBLI, INDIA: WINTER 2016
Innovation & Entrepreneurship in India
Travel and study entrepreneurship and innovation with UMass Lowell's Manning School of Business. Undergraduate and graduate students welcome. Students will travel to Delhi, Agra and Hubli, India with Professor Ashwin Mehta and Professor Deb Finch to BVB College of Engineering to learn alongside BVB students and immerse themselves in entrepreneurial mindsets and cultural influences on decision-making. This course is worth 3 credits and is designed to help students understand the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship in today's global economy and to cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset among the students in the Manning School of Business. It will cover different forms of entrepreneurship such as small businesses, growth ventures, corporate entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship. The course will focus on innovation types, turning innovation into reality and the process of entrepreneurship. Innovation and entrepreneurship theories and concepts will be discussed with real life examples and cases. This is a winter 2015 course. View a video from the 2014 program. Read the 2015 blog. View the 2014 student testimonials.
LONDON, ENGLAND: SUMMER 2016
Travel and study in London with Professor Diana Archibald. Students can elect to take one or two courses. Required course Special Topics in English: Literary London. Optional course choices: Reviewing the Arts; Directed Study in Literature; or Directed Study in Writing. Students in this program will gain hands-on career experience through working directly with the Dickens Museum director and staff to create a resource guide the museum will utilize for American visitors. Check out the 2014 blog.
For a Complete listing of Study Abroad programs