Computer and Information Systems (MS)

There are many study abroad opportunities all over the world, so why not intern, take some classes, and explore the world while receiving credit?

Computer information

Kenya

One option is to take a course in building cloud infrastructure and mobile application development at The Zurich University of Applied Sciences while visiting the Swiss Alps on the Faculty led program.

Another option is to find an internship in software product development, IT networking, telecommunications, web development, E-commerce/marketing, and CRM Systems in places such as Ireland, China, and South Africa through Experiential Learning International, for an example.

 

Academic Advice

  • Department input requested
  • Consider fulfilling your Issues General Education requirement abroad. Find out how!
  • Visit the CIS Study Abroad website for further information

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

Term

Faculty-Led

Switzerland

Computing & Information Systems

Summer

Affiliate

Italy

John Cabot University

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Affiliate

United Kingdom

Edge Hill University

Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Australia

Macquarie University

Semester, Non-Traditional Academic Year

Partnership

Australia

University of Sunshine Coast

Semester, Non-Traditional Academic Year

Partnership

Austria

FH Joanneum

Semester

Partnership

Ghana

University of Cape Coast

Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Germany

Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg

Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Japan

International Christian University

Summer, Academic Year

Partnership

Japan

Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Mexico

Universidad de las Americas

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Norway

University of Oslo

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Spain

University of Deusto

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Partnership

Spain

University Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M)

Summer, Academic Year

Partnership

Switzerland

Zurich University of Applied Sciences (CIS Track)

Semester

Partnership

Turkey

Middle East Technical University

Semster, Academic Year

Partnership

United Kingdom

Kingston University

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Program Type

Country

Credits

Term

Non-GVSU

Scotland

USAC: Stirling

Semester, Academic Year

Non-GVSU

Ireland

Athena: Dublin

Semester

Non-GVSU

China

NYU Shanghai

Summer, Semester, Academic Year

Non-GVSU

Australia

ISA: University of Sydney

Semester

Internships

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Term

Internship

Australia

ISA Sydney

Summer

Internship

Czech Republic

EUSA Prague

Summer

Internship

France

EUSA Paris

Summer

Internship

Ireland

EUSA Dublin

Summer

Internship

South Korea

ISA Seoul

Summer

Internship

Spain

EUSA Madrid

Summer

Internship

United Kingdom

EUSA London

Summer

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 email Department Contact below.

Department Contact

Dr. Paul Leidig
C-2-118 Mackinac
616-331-3639

leidig@gvsu.edu 



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