ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Prague, Czech Republic

As part of the continuing series of cities that are great study abroad locations from which to base your faculty-led Custom Program, explore Prague, Czech Republic. Why Prague? Gothic cathedrals, brick avenues with Old World charm, former monasteries turned hotels, the … Continue reading ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Prague, Czech Republic

ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Thessaloniki, Greece

As part of a series of several cities that are great study abroad locations to base your faculty-led Custom Program, Explore Thessaloniki, Greece. Why Thessaloniki?  Thessaloniki is the second biggest city in Greece after Athens and its low numbers of tourists … Continue reading ISA Sites to Consider for Your Faculty-Led Program: Thessaloniki, Greece

15 ISA Advantages for Which to be Thankful*

ISA’s Custom Programs division is celebrating its 15th year in service to U.S. universities for their faculty-led and partnerships study abroad programming. Join us for this series of 15 things as you imagine, develop, and implement your own custom programs abroad. 1. Resident staff are the gravy to our ISA mashed potatoes. Our resident directors should really be called resident rock stars, as they manage daily operations, liaise with HQ, respond to emergencies and incidents, and offer students emotional, academic, and cultural support. 2. We have a cornucopia of Austin-based staff. The ISA Custom Programs division is made up of … Continue reading 15 ISA Advantages for Which to be Thankful*

CP in Focus: Custom Programs Now Searchable on ISA Website

Melissa Stone is a Program Manager for ISA Custom Programs. Melissa works with programs in Belgium, Costa Rica, France and Jordan. The international education community is seeing a major shift in students’ first questions about studying abroad towards how that program will get them closer to their degree goal, and custom faculty-led programs are often the answer. With about 500 program searches conducted per week, the program search on ISA’s homepage [studiesabroad.com] can direct students to the right study abroad program for them by subject, country, language, or term they want to study abroad. This resource is now available to … Continue reading CP in Focus: Custom Programs Now Searchable on ISA Website

The 12 Days of Custom Programs: 22 Amazing Programs Underneath the Tree

Brendan Richardson is a Program Manager in ISA‘s Custom Programs [CP] division and a contributor to ISA Today as a part of ‘The 12 Days of Custom Programs‘ Series. On the twelfth day of Christmas, ISA CP gave to me: 22 faculty-led programs underneath my tree! We hope you have enjoyed unwrapping The 12 days of Custom Programs as much as we have enjoyed compiling them for you.  Here is the list of all of our featured custom programs, but check out our website for new additions and application deadline extension!  Happy Holidays from ISA CP! Urban Imagination in 19th … Continue reading The 12 Days of Custom Programs: 22 Amazing Programs Underneath the Tree

The 12 Days of Custom Programs: Spanish Language & Culture (Part Two)

Brendan Richardson is a Program Manager in ISA‘s Custom Programs [CP] division and a contributor to ISA Today as a part of ‘The 12 Days of Custom Programs‘ Series. On the seventh day of Christmas, ISA CP gave to me: more programs for Spanish studies No, this isn’t déjà vu.  There are so many Spanish culture programs to choose from that we had to split the list!  Take a “chomp” out of Spain when you participate on these University of Florida programs in either Santander or Sevilla. Intermediate Spanish Language and Culture with University of Florida Six weeks in Santander, … Continue reading The 12 Days of Custom Programs: Spanish Language & Culture (Part Two)

The 12 Days of Custom Programs: Architecture and Art History

Brendan Richardson is a Program Manager in ISA‘s Custom Programs [CP] division and a contributor to ISA Today as a part of ‘The 12 Days of Custom Programs‘ Series. On the first day of Christmas, ISA CP gave to me: Programs for Architecture and Art History. Architecture and Art History majors, we know that you are required to take specific courses throughout your college career, which might not leave time to study abroad.  With these ISA custom programs, you can stay on track with your degree plan and get to experience Paris, Florence, or Rome. Urban Imagination in 19th Century … Continue reading The 12 Days of Custom Programs: Architecture and Art History

Find Your Perfect Summer Program with ISA Custom Programs

Does your major have really specific requirements? Majoring in math, economics, nursing, science or theater doesn’t mean you can’t study abroad this summer or fall! Take a look at the many course options offered through our Custom Programs division to find a program for your major, even special month-long intensive options to fit your schedule. These programs are offered through different U.S. universities across the country and work similarly to ISA programs: you will still receive course credit when applicable and you may qualify for financial aid. Take a look at our Custom Program study abroad options: Muticulturalism and Education … Continue reading Find Your Perfect Summer Program with ISA Custom Programs

How To Find Special Study Abroad Programs Specific To Your Major

Do you want to study abroad but every time you look up courses nothing seems appealing or looks like it would fit your major? Check out ISA’s newest web portal my.studiesabroad.com to find a list of unique options to fit your interests. My.studiesabroad.com works with colleges and universities to open up existing special study abroad program to students from all over the USA. As courses change and new programs are added on a regular basis we’ll update the website with even more awesome options for you. Take a look at some of the courses currently offered and if you’d like … Continue reading How To Find Special Study Abroad Programs Specific To Your Major