Computer Science & Information Systems

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 Science and Information Systems Study Abroad Programs

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

  • 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 external 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 external options by using the search engines listed below.

ZHAW (Faculty-Led)

ZHAW

John Cabot University

John Cabot University

FH Joanneum

FH Joanneum

DHBW

DHBW

COMPUTER SCIENCE GVSU PROGRAMS

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Semester

Academic Year

Summer

Non-Academic Year

Partnership

Australia

Macquarie University

   

Partnership

Australia

University of Sunshine Coast

   

Partnership

Japan

International Christian University

 

 

Partnership

Spain

University Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M)

 

 

Partnership

Switzerland

Zurich University of Applied Sciences (CIS Track)

     

Additional Study Abroad Options

Program Type

Country

Credits

Semester

Academic Year

Affiliate 

United Kingdom

Edge Hill University

External

Ireland

Athena: Dublin

 

External

South Korea

ISA: Busan or Seoul

External

South Africa

CIEE: Capetown

External

Greece

CIS: Hellenic American College 

Internships

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Varies

Varies

Internships Abroad

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. 

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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

Assistant Dean

Casey Thelenwood

thelecas@gvsu.edu