Study Abroad Short Courses

Interested in study abroad opportunities? 

Studying abroad is a one of the most enriching opportunities you can have while in college. Becoming a global citizen by exploring other cultures is a great way to learn more about yourself, your own academic interests, and cross-cultural issues.  In today's global economy, studying abroad gives you an edge and can be essential to success in a variety of professions.

Study Abroad Short Courses available through MCC:


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Study Abroad England, Wales, and Dublin:  Literature on Location

LondonTravel to England and Scotland to read and experience more than 1000 years of literature. From Hamlet to Harry Potter, students will explore the places and the culture that inspired some of the greatest works in Western literature. Visit: London, Bath, Tintern Abbey, Stonehenge, Stratford-on-Avon, Oxford, and Dublin.

Dates: June 6-20, 2016

For more information contact:

Cathy McCarron, Chair of English,

Dona Cady, Dean of Global Education,


Study Abroad Costa Rica: International Business

Costa RicaTravel to Costa Rica to experience firsthand international business practices and how knowledge of culture, the environment, politics, and language are essential to success in the global business market. 

Dates: May 27-June 6, 2016

For more information contact:

Vikram Sharma, Professor of Business,

Rob Kaulfuss, Professor of Economics,


Additional Study Abroad Opportunities

CIEE - The world is your classroom at CIEE.  A nonprofit, nongovernmental organization, CIEE is the world leader in international education and exchange. For more than 65 years CIEE has helped thousands of people gain the knowledge and skills necessary to live and work in a globally interdependent and culturally diverse world by offering the most comprehensive, relevant, and valuable exchange programs available. Check out their short course, semester, and internship opportunities.

CCIS Study Abroad - Check out the 80+ programs with the College Consortium for International Studies (CCIS) with over 31 countries from Argentina to Switzerland – summer and semester.

For more information contact   or 781-280-3678

Last Modified: 6/29/16