Each of our international partners has different costs, supports different areas of study, and has different dates in their academic calendar. The chart below provides a brief overview. For more details, please contact the study abroad office.
Semester and Year Long Programs
|Partner||Tuition and Housing[i]||Majors Supported[ii]||Dates[iii]|
|Anáhuac University, Puebla, Mexico||Shepherd tuition and local costs for room/board||Business, Psychology, Spanish, Recreation and Sport Studies||Aug- Dec, Jan-June|
|Nanhua University, Chiayi, Taiwan||Shepherd tuition and local costs for room/board||Business, Chinese, General Education, Global Studies||Sep-Jan, Feb-June,|
|Osaka University of Commerce, Osaka, Japan||Shepherd tuition and Y48,800 /Month (about $465) for room and partial board||Business, Economics*, Global Studies, Sociology*, Japanese, Internships||Sep-Jan/early Feb, Feb-July/early Aug,|
|Okayama University, Okayama, Japan||Shepherd tuition and local costs for room/board||Consult with Study Abroad Office||Terms: Apr-Jun, Jun-Aug, Oct-Dec, Dec-Feb (2 terms = 1 semester)|
|University of Nicosia, Nicosia, Cyprus||$10,750-11,750 for tuition and housing||Accounting, Art, Biology, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Data Analytics, Economics, Engineering, English, Global Studies, Math, Music, Theater, Nursing*, Political Science, Psychology. Internships available||Sep-Jan, Feb-June,|
|University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, Scotland, UK||Shepherd tuition and £95 to £160/week (about $124-210) for housing||Accounting, Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Communication, Criminal Justice, Data Analytics, Education*, English*, Economics, Exercise Science, Environmental Studies, Music*, Nursing*, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Recreation and Sports Studies, Theater.
The UWS also supports a joint graduate degree program with Shepherd’s MA in Appalachian Studies
[i] These are estimates and subject to change. Additional expenses vary based on location. Please contact the study abroad office for more details
[ii] General education courses are also available at most locations
[iii] Please consult with the study abroad office about the possibility of December exams in Cyrpus
* Depending on previous courses and detailed department approval. For comprehensive majors, careful planning is required