Advertising and Public Relations

As a future graduate with an Advertising and Public Relations major or minor degree, you will be confronting global issues and will work in internationally-operated companies. "Wake up and face the earth!" T. Friedman advised us in his bestseller ‘The World is Flat’. 

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Italy

An international experience will provide you not only with essential skills to work effectively in industry, education, or the public sector but will touch and change all the facets of your life by the experience of living in another culture, will strengthen your character, and will broaden your mind.

Academic Advice

  • Department input requested
  • Consider fulfilling your Issues General Education requirement abroad. Find out how!

Restrictions

  • Courses will be reviewed on a case by case basis through the course equivalency process.

Keep in Mind

  • Once you have selected a program, be sure to meet with your adviser at least three months prior to departing for your program.
  • Be sure to explore both GVSU and non-GVSU options by browsing the Program Suggestions below. Students are not limited to GVSU study abroad programs.
  • There are several opportunities to intern and or volunteer while abroad.
  • Students are also able to fulfill general education requirements abroad, including their General Education Issues requirement.

Program Suggestions

You are not limited to the program options listed below. 
Explore other non-GVSU options by using the search engines listed below.

GVSU Programs

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Course Description

Term Available

Faculty-Led

United Kingdom

Literature

Course Description

Summer

Partnership

Australia

Macquarie University

Course Description

Semester or non-traditional academic year

Partnership

Australia

University of the Sunshine Coast

Course Description

Semester or non-traditional academic year

Partnership

Ghana

University of Cape Coast

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Partnership

United Kingdom

Kingston University

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Partnership

France

Grenoble School of Management

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Non-GVSU Programs

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Course Description

Term Available

Affiliate

Italy

John Cabot University

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Affiliate

United Kingdom

Edge Hill University

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

Argentina

ISA: University of Belgrano

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

Australia

CIS: Semester on the Gold Coast

Course Description

Semester

Non-GVSU

Ghana

USAC: University of Ghana

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Non-GVSU

India

KEI: Symbiosis International University

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

Italy

ISA: Florence University of the Arts

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Non-GVSU

Kenya

KEI: United States International University

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

The Netherlands

USAC: The Hague University of Applied Sciences

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

New Zealand

IES: University of Canterbury

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

United Kingdom

API: London College of Communication Semester

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

United Kingdom

ISA: University of Westminster

Course Description

Semester or academic year

Non-GVSU

United Kingdom

CIS: Semester in Edinburgh

Course Description

Semester

Non-GVSU

Jordan

ISA: Amman, Jordan

Course Description

Semester

Non-GVSU

Malaysia

Taylor's University

Course Description

Semester, academic year or summer

Non-GVSU

Italy

MSU: Advertising and Public Relations a la Mediterranean

Course Description

Summer

Internships

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Term Available

GVSU

Paris

EUSA Internship-France

Summer Internship

GVSU

Dublin

EUSA Internship-Ireland

Summer Internship

GVSU

Madrid

EUSA Internship-Spain

Summer Internship

GVSU

United Kingdom

EUSA Internship-London

Summer Internship

GVSU

Czech Republic

EUSA Internship-Prague

Summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

API Advertising & Public Relations Internships

Semester or summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

CAPA Internships

Semester or summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

CIS Internships

Semester, academic year or summer internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

USAC Internship

Semester Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

ISA Advertising & Public Relations Internships

Semester or summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

Service Learning

Semester or summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

CRCC Asia Internships

Summer Internship

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

World Endeavors Internships

Semester or summer Internship

Explore Other Program Options

Not finding a program on this list that meets your needs? Explore other options.

IMPORTANT: You can also complete your General Education requirements abroad. 

Browse More Programs

To determine the GVSU course equivalencies for courses taken abroad, please view the “How to Request Course Equivalencies” page. For more information contact Department Contact below.

Department Contact

Tim Penning
School of Communications 
124 Lake Superior Hall
 616-331-3478
penningt@gvsu.edu



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