Business is Global
The best way to learn is through experience. That’s why we encourage you to explore. The College of Business offers many opportunities that will increase your understanding of the global economy and marketplace.
Whether you choose to spend a semester abroad or travel with your classmates and professor during a semester break, the benefits of an international experience will last a lifetime. So get your passport ready because you’re going to put “Enjoy your Adventure” to the ultimate test.
The College of Business has agreements with several excellent institutions which offer business courses. Several other popular study abroad programs offer business courses. These programs, part of Regents Semester Abroad, are offered through the Iowa State University Study Abroad Center.
Study Abroad Guide
Study Abroad Scholarships
- College of Business Study Abroad Scholarships
- Iowa State University Study Abroad Scholarships
- College of Business students participating in an international study course listed below receive an automatic scholarship from the College of Business.
International Study Courses
International Study Courses are offered in conjunction with a CoB course, and the faculty in charge travels with the students. Study courses range from one to three weeks, in destinations around the globe. Study courses often include company visits and live case components, giving you a first-hand look inside an international organization.
Spring Break 2017
- MGMT 367 International Entrepreneurship, Italy
- MKT 492 Global Marketing in Developed & Emerging Markets, South Africa
- SCM 491 Live Case & Study Tour China
- BusAd 491 International Finance, Banking, and Accounting, Spain
- MBA Study Course, China
Study Abroad Locations – College of Business
Featured Study Abroad Programs
These programs are one semester in length, unless otherwise indicated, with various beginning and ending dates. Search ISUAbroad for more programs and opportunities. Exchange Programs are Iowa State sponsored options in which you attend a partner institution abroad, but pay ISU tuition and fees.
CIMBA – Paderno del Grappa (semester or summer)
John Cabot University – Rome
Semester in Caceres – Caceres
ISU on the Mediterranean – Valencia (summer)
Aston Business School, Full Year – Birmingham, England *Exchange Program
The University of Exeter – Exeter, England *Exchange Program
University of Swansea – Swansea, Wales
Australia & New Zealand
University of Newcastle – Australia *Exchange Program
Otago University – New Zealand
ESSEC Business School – Paris (semester or full year) *Exchange Program
La Rochelle Business School – La Rochelle (semester or full year) *Exchange Program
Solvay Brussels School of Economics and Management – Brussels *Exchange Program
American College of Thessaloniki – Thessaloniki
Fudan University – Shanghai
Hong Kong Baptist University – Hong Kong *Exchange Program