Study Abroad

Social Sciences

Study abroad programs for social sciences:


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Sociocultural Influences on Women's Health in India

This course will examine the powerful influences of sociocultural factors on gender and health inequities for women in India and governmental and grassroots efforts to address these social injustices.

The Political Economy of Thailand

The Political Economy of Thailand introduces students to this newly industrialized, Buddhist, export-led,constitutional monarchy, and (sometime) parliamentary democracy of 68 million people in Southeast Asia.

Cultural Psychology in Northeast Brazil

Students will explore the ways human thought and behavior may be culturally constrained through their research in cross-cultural psychology.

Northern Ireland

Through the Irish American Scholars Program, St. Ambrose can nominate three students to study abroad at one of four universities in Northern Ireland for the fall semester.

Spring Semester in the Andes

The Semester in the Andes program features excursions to the Amazon Jungle, the Galapagos Islands, and Machu Picchu in Peru. Living with Ecuadorian host families enables students to have a truly immersive experience.

Pune, India

Students can spend the Spring semester at FLAME in Pune, India. FLAME strives to create a multidisciplinary academic environment that fosters students' holistic development.

The China Experience: Trans-cultural View of Rehabilitation Medicine

Study the practice of rehabilitation medicine in conventional and traditional Chinese Medicine modalities in China.

Introduction to Hinduism

Vrindavan, India is a holy place of pilgrimage, but it is also home to thousands of children in need of housing, food, fresh water, and education. SAU students will help serve this need by volunteering in various sites in the city.

ISEP: International Student Exchange Program

ISEP participants develop intercultural competence and personal maturity through immersion in another culture.

Carlow, Ireland

Learn about Irish culture and complete general education requirements in this friendly college town just two hours from Dublin.

St. Mary's University College London

St. Mary's University College offers all the advantages of a great London location, with the peace and safety of a leafy self-contained campus at Strawberry Hill.