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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.
Featured Programs
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Cardiff University (Exchange)
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: Cardiff University has an international reputation for teaching and research, built on a history of service and achievement since 1883. One of the UK's most popular universities, the campus is ideally situated within the capital and largest c ity[...]
Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (Exchange) (Exchange)
Hamburg, Germany

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The International Business Program (IBP) is designed to meet the needs of business and industry in the rapidly evolving global marketplace and aims to prepare students for international careers. Students graduate from this unique program with a t horough[...]
Harrington in Hollywood
Los Angeles, United States

Terms: Spring
Description: The Harrington in Hollywood pilot program gives students internships in Los Angeles, California, for the Spring 2020 semester.  Students will be matched with film/television/media/PR internships for the semester, while living in Los [...]
Kochi University (Exchange)
Kochi, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: Kochi University has a philosophy of promoting education and research activities comprehensively in its locality with full regard to the aim of producing “harmonious coexistence of all human beings and their environment” Kochi Universi ty[...]
Kyushu University (Exchange) (Exchange)
Fukuoka, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: As stated in Kyushu University's website,"with eleven major universities and 77,000 students, Fukuoka is noted as a city of youthful verve and fashion. All parts of the urban area are easily accessible by subway, bus, or bicycle, and Fukuo ka’s[...]
Mod'Spe (Exchange) (Exchange)
Paris, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The fashion industry is truly global in scope, and the Textiles, Fashion Merchandising and Design Program (TMD) at URI is leading the way in providing students with a wide range of opportunities for off-campus study that will better prepa re[...]
New York City Finance Study Tour
New York City, United States

Terms: Spring Break
Description: URI's College of Business: Women Interested in Finance Spring Break Class This program is a spring break undergraduate course, including a 1-credit experiential exposure to a variety of Financial Career topics. The program is designed for fema le[...]
Sciences-Po (Exchange) (Exchange)
Rennes, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The Department of Modern and Classical Languages at URI proudly sponsors exchange and study abroad programs with some of the most prestigious universities around the world. Sciences-Po in Rennes, France (also known as Institut d’Etudes Politi ques)[...]
Seinan Gakuin University (Exchange) (Exchange)
Fukuoka, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: Seinan Gakuin University - a Christian-based university founded in 1916 - is a humanities-focused university that offers excellent linguistic training in a richly international environment. "Seinan" literally means "south west,"[...]
URI Broadening Experiences Program (PT, Ph.D)
Various, Various; Various, Various U.S.

Terms: Fall, Spring, Spring Break, Summer, Winter J-Term
Description: Broadening Experiences Broadening Experiences is your opportunity to apply skills learned in your Physical Therapy Program courses to a unique physical therapy setting that’s unlike any you would experience in a more typical clinical setting. [...]
URI FLP - Belize: Diving
St. George's Caye, Belize

Terms: Winter J-Term
Description: UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY & RESEARCH DIVING METHODS January 5 - January 18, 2020   The Field School in Underwater Archaeology and Research Diving Methods is a joint program in which students may choose to enroll in HIS 396 or AFS 433 .[...]
URI FLP - Belize: Film, Communication, and Natural Resources Science
South Water Caye, Belize

Terms: Winter J-Term
Description: January 11 - January 20, 2020 Students will use still cameras and video production equipment as tools to investigate themes of environmental and economic sustainability. The course is designed to be truly interdisciplinary. Classes will be a [...]
URI FLP - Bermuda, Advanced Diving and Underwater Photography
Saint George's, Bermuda

Terms: Spring Break
Description: Advanced Diving & Underwater Photography This is a field-based course in Bermuda that gives students experience in advanced diving techniques such as nitrox, night diving, deep diving, underwater navigation, and underwater photography. Upon [...]
URI FLP - Bermuda, Marine Biodiversity
Saint George's, Bermuda

Terms: Spring Break
Description: Marine Biodiversity The ocean makes up >90% of the habitable space on Earth. Accordingly, it is the most species-rich and diverse sphere of the planet. Despite an overwhelming focus on marine animals, the most staggering diversity exists amon g[...]
URI FLP - Bonaire (Winter)
Kralendijk, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: CORAL REEF CONSERVATION January 4 - January 15, 2020     Students will focus on important global marine conservation issues. They will learn to employ the interdisciplinary theory for conservation and develop the practical SCU BA-based[...]
URI FLP - Calabria, Italy
Calabria, Italy

Terms: Summer
Description: May 29 - June 25, 2020   This program allows students to step back into history by visiting ancient Greek and Roman ruins, touring beautiful Byzantine churches, walking the streets of medieval towns, learning to co ok[...]
URI FLP - China (Language)
Hangzhou, China

Terms: Summer, Winter J-Term
Description:   December 27, 2019 - January 17, 2020   This program will provide first- and the second year Chinese language students with an immersive experience to the country whose language they are studying. Visiting Shanghai, the economic [...]
URI FLP - Chinese Summer Immersion Program
Kingston, RI, United States

Terms: Summer
Description: Important Note: The dates for the program are now July 6 - August 28, 2020 This year, The University of Rhode Island’s Chinese Flagship Immersion Program is an 8-week, virtual Mandarin Chinese immersion program for students committed to [...]
URI FLP - Cuba
Havana, Cuba

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: January 4 - January 12, 2020 This course provides an intensive introduction to Cuba and its unique social, economic, cultural and political situation. This course emphases the Cuban perspective - journalists, diplomats, musicians, art histor ians,[...]
URI FLP - Disney
Kingston, RI, United States; Orlando, Florida, United States

Terms: Winter J-Term
Description: Organizational Communication: Exploring Disney and the Culture of Success  January 2 - 16, 2020   This course focuses on organizational communication and culture as applied to for-profit and not-for-profit institutions. Using Walt Dis ney[...]
URI FLP - Dominican Republic: RN/BS
El Cercado, San Juan, Dominican Republic

Terms: Winter J-Term
Description: January 3 - January 15, 2020 The purpose of this program is to provide undergraduate students, along with the RN to BS students, the opportunity to participate in service learning as well as an immersion experience. The students are focusing on [...]
URI FLP - Germany
Darmstadt, Germany; Frankfurt, Germany; Munich, Germany; Regensburg, Germany; Stuttgart, Germany

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: Germany Today: Science, Technology and Culture January 2 - January 18, 2020 For students enrolled in the rigorous five-year dual Bachelor degree International Engineering and International Business Programs, it is crucial to get some short-te rm[...]
URI FLP - Hawaii
Manoa, United States

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: Exercise Physiology and Pedagogy Applications January 3 - January 17, 2020 There is currently a waitlist for this program. You are still welcome to apply.   This program will introduce students to a variety of sports/physical activities [...]
URI FLP - India (Global Sustainability Practices)
Delhi, India; Jaipur, India

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: CONSUMER PRODUCT SYSTEMS SUSTAINABILITY December 30, 2019 - January 14, 2020     This program will provide engineering students with a first hand experience of the problems and engineered solutions related to sustainability in [...]
URI FLP - Indonesia
Bali, Indonesia

Terms: Winter J-term
Description:   BALINESE TEMPLES, KOMODO DRAGONS AND LIQUID HOT MAGMA January 3 - January 18, 2020 Indonesia is made up of over 18,000 islands that straddle the equator, spanning nearly 1,800 miles. This country contains two of the world’s 35 b iodiversity[...]
URI FLP - Indonesia (Global Health)
Bali, Indonesia; Surabaya, Indonesia; Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: GLOBAL HEALTH: LIFE IN THE SHADOW OF A VOLCANO January 3 - January 17, 2020 In this course students prepare for and participate in a two-week-long J-Term Travel Course to Indonesia. Prior to the travel component of the course students will [...]
URI FLP - Mystic and Roatan
Kingston, United States; Mystic, United States; Sandy Bay, Honduras

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: MARINE MAMMAL PHYSIOLOGY AND BEHAVIOR January 2 - January 18, 2020 There is currently a waitlist for this program. You are still welcome to apply.   This program provides an engaging topic of study for students seeking experiential learnin g[...]
URI FLP - Philippines
Dagupan, Philippines

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: AQUATIC FOOD PRODUCTION IN THE PHILIPPINES December 30 - January 19, 2020   The program is designed to familiarize students with aquaculture practices done in Southeast Asia. Students will be exposed to professionals in the aquacultur e[...]
URI FLP - Portugal
Lisbon, Portugal

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: HISTORY, CULTURE & INNOVATION January 2 - January 17, 2020   This course will explore the history, culture, and innovation of Portugal. In this program students will travel to Portugal to be familiarized with the culture of one th e[...]
URI FLP - South By Southwest (SXSW)
Austin, United States

Terms: Spring Break
Description:     Check out the SXSW experience with videos from previous URI programs - 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014   ACADEMICS Students will enroll in FLM 491: Independent Study (3 credits) or COM 410: Advanced Topics in Communic ation[...]
URI FLP - Taiwan
Keelung, Taiwan

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: December 27, 2019 - January 11, 2020   Combined with the company visits in Taiwan, students will be able to experience first-hand the differences in how process improvement and supply chain practices is conducted in Asia versus the U.S. [...]
URI FLP - The Bahamas
Nassau, Bahamas

Terms: Summer
Description: Environment Education After the Storm This program will take students to the island of Abaco in The Bahamas to engage in environmental education initiatives within Abaconian communities that were drastically effected by Hurricane Dorian in 2019. &nb sp;Working[...]
URI FLP - Udine, Italy
Udine, Italy; Various, Italy

Terms: Winter J-term
Description: GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT January 4-17, 2020 This is an international course fully devoted to the factors that impact the design and management of Global Supply Chains. It covers the strategic relationships necessary for Supply Chain M anagement[...]
URI Fashion Study Tour: New York City
New York City, United States

Terms: Spring Break
Description:   URI Fashion Study Tour - NYC This program is a 5-day exploration of the fashion capital, the New York City.  Students visit upscale fashion retailers like Dover Street Market, as well as important apparel designers, merchandise rs,[...]
URI Internship in Ireland
Dublin, Ireland

Terms: Spring
Description:   Enhance your URI career experience with an international internship in Dublin! This twelve-week semester program in Ireland will provide students the opportunity to gain professional experience and to develop valuable cross-cultural commun ication[...]
URI Marine Biology Fall Semester Program in Bermuda
St. Georges, Bermuda

Terms: Fall
Description: The URI in Bermuda Program is a semester-long immersion into the study of marine science with a program of classwork and research in the setting of an active tropical oceanographic research laboratory at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS) [...]
URI Semester in Cuba
Havana, Cuba

Terms: Spring
Description: The University of Rhode Island is offering a study abroad program in Cuba for the Spring 2019 semester. Cuban Society is a unique blend of African, European and American influences in the midst of significant social and political change. The pro gram[...]
University of East Anglia (Exchange) (Exchange)
East Anglia, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The University of East Anglia (UEA) was founded in 1963 and is located in Norwich, England. Nationally and internationally renowned, UEA provides top quality academic, social and cultural facilities to its large and diverse student population.&n bsp;The[...]
University of Reading (Exchange) (Exchange)
Reading, United Kingdom

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: The University of Reading was established in 1892 and is currently ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide. The university consists of three campuses situated on the Thames River and offers a world-class reputation for teaching, inte rdisciplinary[...]
Université Rennes 1 - IGR-IAE (Exchange) (Exchange)
Rennes, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: IGR-IAE Rennes, Graduate School of Management is the biggest public management school and management research center in western France. For more than 60 years, IGR-IAE has combined both academic research and innovative teaching methods in order to [...]
Université Rennes 2 (Exchange) (Exchange)
Rennes, France

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: URI students can take advantage of one of the University's international partnerships by participating as an exchange student at the University of Rennes 2 and choose from a variety of subjects. The largest center for research and higher educatio n[...]
Waseda University (Exchange) (Exchange)
Tokyo, Japan

Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Description: "As of today, more than 5,000 international students are present at Waseda, making the university the #1 globalized university in Japan. With 50 degree programs that can be completed entirely in English—the highest number in Japan&m dash;the[...]
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