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  • Locations: Steyr, Austria
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Restrictions: CONCORDIA applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Summer
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 2.0
Areas of Study: Business, Culture Class Status: 2) Sophomore, 3) Junior, 4) Senior, 5) Graduate
Housing Options: Hostel/Hotel Program Type: Global Ed.
Program Description:
Austria
Business students from Concordia will be going to Steyr, Austria for International Week, hosted by our partner school, Upper Austria University. There will be guest lectures and engaging discussions during the Cross-Cultural Business Conference. This is a great opportunity to gain knowledge from experienced professionals, meet students from across the world, and experience a new culture. Students will also be ale to experience the beauty of Austria during an included day-trip to Linz in the Austrian Alps.
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Course(s)

Students who join this program will be required to register for one of the following courses:

Graduates-              MIB 570: Cross-Cultural Business Conference (3 credits)
Undergraduates-   MGMT 450: International Business (3 credits)

 
These courses are listed in the Spring 2018 semester.

Travel Dates

May 12th-May 20th, 2018*

*For undergraduate students, the travel portion of this course takes place during Spring finals week. If you intend to participate, you will need to arrange with your other professors to take your final exams early. The Austria trip leads are happy to provide a letter that you can give to your professors to certify your need to take exams early.

Leaders

This course is led by Assistant Professor Erik Hollander of the School of Business Administration. Prof. Hollander has led this program for multiple consecutive years, and is the best person to contact for questions about this program. 
 

Requirements

  • This program is open to all students, but is particularly geared toward graduate and undergraduate Business students. 
  • Must be in good academic and conduct standing with the institution.
  • Must register for one of the associated courses. 
  • Must comply with all deadlines for applications, document submissions, deposits and other payments.

Costs

  • Program Fees: $2,100*
  • Tuition (3 credits)**
  • Study Abroad Fee: $50
  • iNext Insurance Costs: $40
*This is a rough estimate. Final cost will be determined in late 2017. 
**For full-time undergraduates, there is no additional charge for tuition as long as the 3-credit course does not put you over 18 credits for the Spring semester. Graduates will pay the standard per credit rate for the course. 

Inclusions

Included in the Program Fees are:
  • Round-trip airfare
  • Airport transfer and ground transportation
  • Lodging
  • Conference registration fee
  • Some meals
  • Day-trip to cultural sites in Linz
Not Included:
  • Fees associated with obtaining a valid passport or visa
  • Personal expenses
  • Most meals
  • Activities during free times


Program Ratings:
Overall Experience:
1 2 3 4 5
Program Value:
1 2 3 4
Academic Experiences:
1 2 3 4
Cultural Experiences:
1 2 3 4
Housing:
1 2 3 4
Overall Learning:
1 2 3 4 5
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 02/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 05/19/2018 05/27/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.