Study Abroad Options

On this page: Learn about Global Cultural Experiences led by College of Education faculty. These opportunities are open to all SDSU students.

Below are the latest study abroad options offered through the College of Education (COE) Global Cultural Experience office. They are led by various COE faculty. 

Note: SDSU students enrolled in COE programs have priority, but these options are open to any SDSU student.

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2019 Study Abroad Opportunities

Guatemala
Faculty leader: Andina Aste Nieto
Dates: Spring Break 2019
Course: ED 450 (3 units, stateside)
Meets February 22nd, March 15th, April 26th, & May 3rd. 12–2:40 p.m.

Program Requirements:
Meets CFD requirement
Meets LS requirement
Meets HHS requirement

More about the study abroad requirement

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Past Experiences
Phoebe Nishimoto shares her unforgettable memories in Guatemala through video.

Oaxaca, México
Faculty leader: Dr. Regina Brandon
Dates: Spring Break 2019
Meets February 22nd, March 15th, April 26th, & May 3rd. 12–2:40 p.m.

Course: ED 450 (3 units, stateside)
Program Requirements:
Meets CFD requirement
Meets LS requirement
Meets HHS requirement

More about the study abroad requirement

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About this Experience
Participants will prepare and implement activities with local "street children,"  explore the pyramids of Monte Alban, visit the village of Teotitlan, participate in a panel discussion with local Oaxaca educator, take salsa dancing lessons and a Zapotec cooking class!

streets of Oaxaca

Guatemala
Faculty leader: Dr. Jacki Booth
Dates: Summer 2019
Course: ED 450 (1 unit, via CES)
Program Requirements:
Meets CFD requirement
Meets LS requirement
Meets HHS requirement

More about the study abroad requirement

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Past Experiences
Students on a past trip to Guatemala had a lot of fun dancing! Phoebe Nishimoto shared those memories through video.

Ávila, Spain
Faculty leader: Dr. Sarah Maheronnaghsh
Dates: June 27–July 28, 2019
Course: 6 units, 2 courses
Program Requirements:
Meets CFD requirement
Meets LS requirement
Meets HHS requirement
Meets Spanish major requirement

More about the study abroad requirement

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Course and Pricing Info

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Past Experiences
Leah Buchsbaum shares her global cultural experience in Ávila, Spain in her blog, "Girl on the Spanish Train."
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Leah in Spain

Liberal Studies Program Students

If you are enrolled in the SDSU Liberal Studies Program, you can join a Global Cultural Experience trip. In addition, there are Liberal Studies trips designed especially for you to fulfill the international experience requirement.