Study abroad

You’ll have the opportunity to study abroad and discover global applications to the skills and knowledge you’ve acquired as a student. The university’s Center for International Education offers exchange programs and field studies at universities and in countries around the world.

December  2014—Mainpat, INDIA

Students have already been selected for December 2014. Check for December 2015 details when available.

Faculty contact: Prof. Linda Paul
                          928-523-2660
                          Linda.paul@nau.edu  

December 13-20, 2014—Guatemala—Currently recruiting

March 2015 Spring Break—Guatemala—Currently recruiting

These two global health care programs will take place at Santa Maria de Jesus Clinica, Antigua, Guatemala. Please view these brief videos from spring 2014 study abroad opportunity:

NAU in Santa Maria de Jesus 17-21 March, 2014.

NAU served more than 1,067 patients in Santa Maria de Jesus.

Faculty contact: Dr. Dot Dunn
                          928-523-6455
                          Dorothy.dunn@nau.edu

SPRING 2015—HAN University of Applied Sciences Semester Abroad Exchange

·        Students have already been accepted for spring 2015 semester

FALL 2015—HAN University of Applied Sciences Semester Abroad Exchange

This is an opportunity for NAU Nursing traditional pre-license students in the final semester of their program to spend a semester of study abroad at HAN University of Applied Sciences Institute of Nursing Sciences in Nijmegen, Netherlands. The pre-application is due no later than March 15, 2015. Click on the link for full instructions on how to apply. For further information about the program, click here to view a Power Point Presentation about this study abroad exchange. The Center for International Education (see link above) also has information about this opportunity.

Faculty contact: Dr. Karen Plager
                          928-523-6341
                          Karen.plager@nau.edu

Summer 2015—Field Work Experience in Health and Health Care Systems in Rural Tanzania

Professors Karen Plager (Nursing) and Fritz Lampe (Cultural Anthropology) invite you to explore the opportunity to study abroad in Tanzania for Summer 2015. During this adventure in learning we will work with local communities in northern Tanzania from May 15 to June 7, 2015. This is an opportunity to learn about the people and their cultures, health, and health care systems in rural and remote villages in Tanzania. We will participate in community-based health programs and service learning as well as go on safari for several days to experience the diverse flora and fauna of Tanzania. Students in Nursing, Anthropology, Health-related Professions, Women’s Studies and other majors are welcome to apply

Please click on this link to view a recording of the presentation on Faculty-led Study Abroad to Tanzania-Summer 2015.

Faculty contact: Dr. Karen Plager
                          928-523-6341
                          Karen.plager@nau.edu