Summer Programs

Spend two to four weeks studying abroad, learning both in and out of the classroom. These programs offer students a unique and unforgettable academic, professional and personal life experience. Spending the summer abroad participating in a variety of activities will equip you with a new global perspective and cultural awareness without interrupting your regular course load! Short term summer programs offer the flexibility to work beforehand and after completion. We have opportunities that can fit your academic program and interests.

Summer Programs

ASiiA Summer School: Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation program in Saxony, Germany

Explore ways that entrepreneurs can use business models to address social and environmental issues. This 21 day program in Germany focuses on a combination of volunteering or building activities, unique cultural experiences, language instruction and social entrepreneurship strategy modules.

Eligibility:

  • open to all Olds College students
  • have completed at least 24 credits before departing for the internship
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.50

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LILLE European Summer Program (ESP)

This four-week academic course offers students the opportunity to experience French culture first-hand in the heart of Europe. Learn French, take courses in sustainable development, corporate culture, innovation, renewable energies, marketing and more!

Eligibility:

  • open to all Olds College students
  • have completed at least 24 credits before departing for the internship
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.50

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NUI Galway - Ireland

Spend the summer in Galway, Ireland learning new skills, gaining hands-on knowledge through educational field trips, and exploring a new country! Relevant subject areas include, but are not limited to: ecology, geology, archaeology, Irish language, or Irish studies.

Eligibility:

  • open to all Olds College students. Eligibility varies depending on program of choice. Please review specific programs to see if you qualify
  • have completed at least 24 credits before departing for the internship
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.50

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PORTFOLIO Isummer 2019 - Mexico Tecnologico de Monterrey

This 25-day academic course offers students the opportunity to experience Mexican culture first-hand in the heart of Nuevo Leon, Mexico. Learn Spanish, take courses in global business, marketing, consumer behavior, sustainable development, marketing and more!

Eligibility:

  • open to all Olds College students
  • have completed at least 24 credits before departing for the internship
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.50

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