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Programs : Featured
This is a listing of all the featured programs in the program catalog. You can view the brochure for any of these programs by clicking on the program name.
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Dialect Geography and the Linguistic Survey of Scotland
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: This course will explore dialect geography and ways in which this kind of linguistic research has been carried in the U.K., focusing on the Linguistic Survey of Scotland (LSS) Students will be working with real data from the original LSS ‘sli ps’,[...]
Ecology, Culture, and Youth Psychology
Arusha, Tanzania; Moshi, Tanzania; Zanzibar, Tanzania

Terms: Summer, Winter
Description: Join two-time Fulbright Scholar and National Geographic Conservation trust explorer, Dr. Laura Johnson, associate professor of psychology, for a study abroad like no other. This year, students have the chance to participate in Dr. [...]
Evolution and Conservation in the Caribbean
Roatán, Honduras

Terms: Summer
Description: The island of Roatán is a long (20 miles) slender (4 miles across) mountain ridge that rises above the Caribbean Sea just off the coast of Honduras. The tropical forests that cover much of the island and the proximity to mai nland[...]
Exploring Florence: Culture and Cuisine
Florence, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description:   Dig in to one of Europe’s culinary and cultural capitals as you explore all that Florence and the Tuscan region have to offer, from pastas to piazzas. During this program, you will learn more about one of the world’s most ce lebrated[...]
Exploring the Culture and Cuisine of Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, Canada

Terms: Summer
Description: This course will explore the culture and cuisine of Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada.  The Mi’kmaq natives were the original inhabitants of this maritime province, known as the birthplace of Confederation.  Rich with Celtic, Aca dian,[...]
Fantasy Fiction in the UK
London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: This creative writing course focuses on the timeless works of British fantasy fiction authors and, throughout the semester, gives students a chance to craft their own creative works. We will visit Edinburgh, London and Oxford, where our group wil l[...]
Food Security, Health, and Nutrition Study Abroad in Zambia
Lusaka, Zambia

Terms: Summer
Description: This study abroad program in Zambia provides a unique opportunity to enhance the international experience and research skills of UM students, including scientific data collection, data analysis, and presentation. Students will experience cultural [...]
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (Exchange)
Jena, Germany

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM Spend a semester or year in Jena! Jena is a German university town and the second largest city in Thuringia. Together with the nearby cities of Erfurt and Weimar, it forms the central metropolitan area of Thuring ia[...]
Fugitive Ireland: Frederick Douglass and American Abolitionists Abroad
Cork, Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Liverpool, United Kingdom; London, United Kingdom

Terms: Summer
Description: How did the Transatlantic slave trade end? The answer requires a voyage between critical points of activism and resistance in the Americas, Europe, Africa, and the Caribbean. This course studies one snapshot of that political movement: the fugitive [...]
Global Pharmacy
Rome, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Join Dr. Kristopher Harrell and Dr. Seena Haines in Italy this summer to study global health pharmacy practice and to examine cultural awareness in international health. Students will discuss practical and ethical challenges in providing [...]
Italian Language in Salerno
Salerno, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: Salerno is the gateway to Italy’s famed Amalfi Coast, offering beautiful views of the Mediterranean and located only a short train ride from Rome. It is also an excellent destination for those who want to improve their Italian language skil ls.[...]
Locations, Lore, and Lights of Iceland
Reykjavik, Iceland

Terms: Spring Break, Summer
Description: Join Dr. Ellen Foster for this fantastic summer course in Iceland!  The purpose of this course is to expand students’ understanding of geography, geology, history, and literature of Iceland. Particular emphasis will be placed on expand ing[...]
Meek School Study Abroad 2018 - Dublin, Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Terms: Summer
Description: Join the Meek School as they take over the prestigious Trinity College campus for a University of Mississippi exclusive IMC Summer School! Students will live on the campus of Trinity College right in the heart of Dublin, Ireland. Out of the three c ourses[...]
Osaka Gakuin University (Exchange)
Osaka, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM Spend a semester or year in Osaka, Japan!  Osaka Gakuin University offers a wonderful program for international students, with intensive Japanese courses, Japanese culture courses, and content courses taught in English includi ng[...]
Reading French Gardens
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Over the course of two weeks, we will tour gardens in and around Paris, reflecting on the wide range of roles these green spaces have played in French culture at various historical moments.  From the formal Versailles gardens designed to displ ay[...]
Spanish in Cadiz - Session 1
Cadiz, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Sweeping ocean vistas, beautiful architecture, and narrow streets characterize palm-studded Cadiz–one of the most ancient continually inhabited cities in the western hemisphere. You’ll live with a great host family, take language clas ses[...]
Spanish in Cadiz - Session 2
Cadiz, Spain

Terms: Summer
Description: Sweeping ocean vistas, beautiful architecture, and narrow streets characterize palm-studded Cadiz–one of the most ancient continually inhabited cities in the western hemisphere. You’ll live with a great host family, take language clas ses[...]
Study and Intern in France
Paris, France

Terms: Summer
Description: Spend eight weeks in Paris participating in an internship and taking a Business French course with Dr. Anne Quinney. Dr. Quinney’s course will enhance the work experience you’ll have in a French workplace by providing valuable work cult ure[...]
Tecnológico de Monterrey (Exchange)
Mexico City, Mexico; Puebla City, Mexico; Queretaro, Mexico

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM Tecnológico de Monterrey (Tec de Monterrey) is one of the top universities in Mexico. The university - which is a leader in the fields of technology and business - has more than 30 satellite campuses throughout Mexico, making Tec [...]
Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) (Exchange)
Quito, Ecuador

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) is a private liberal arts university located in Quito, Ecuador. Quito has a population of more than 2.6 million and is the capital city of Ecuador. It boasts of one of the largest and best-preser ved[...]
University of Birmingham (Exchange)
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The campus of Birmingham is situated just a few miles from the city center, or downtown area. The city of Birmingham is England’s second largest city (behind London) with over one million residents.  Birmingham has a young population w ith[...]
University of East Anglia (Exchange)
Norwich, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Summer
Description: The city of Norwich is one of the most vibrant and attractive cities in the UK. It is perennially ranked in the top ten shopping cities in the UK, as well as being a destination for the arts, culture, music and tourism. Norwich’s rich tradi tion[...]
University of Leicester (Exchange)
Leicester, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The city of Leicester has a population of more than 330,000 and is a commercial and cosmopolitan city with a variety of cultural amenities.  Leciester is home to three major sports teams, a range of free museums and art galleries, a state- of-the-art[...]
University of Potsdam (Exchange)
Potsdam, Germany

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: PROGRAM Spend a semester in Potsdam!  Potsdam is the military capital of Germany and is only 30 minutes from Berlin.  The campus is close to the Neue Palais, the largest Baroque Prussian palace.  Courses are offered for German lan guage[...]