Program Details (LBAT Germany)

Study for 6 or 12 weeks in Germany:

  • ''2 1/2 weeks Düsseldorf, 2 1/2 weeks Munich : see the transformation of the capital of Northrhine-Westfalia, once the heart of Germany’s steel industry, now a focal point for IT and media industries and experience Munich
  • 3 weeks in Hamburg, Husum, and Weimar: explore the Northern port city, the Wadden Sea near Husum, the historical city Weimar, and learn about German culture and sustainability in today's Germany
  • 3 weeks in Berlin, Germany's capital: create a documentary on a Berlin landmark, and learn how the German experience of the 20th century formed Berlin into the city it is today!

Program Highlights

  • Improve your German skills  through  study in small classes and interaction with German student tutors
  • Learn about current issues facing German business through site visits to German companies such as Mercedes Benz, BMW, Schott, Germany Trade & Invest, Bayer, Volkswagen, etc.
  • Experience  culture and history through visits to Aachen, Cologne, Augsburg, and other cities
  • Spend your free time interacting with German peers, exploring the cities and the outdoors
  • Live with families, in hostels, and in apartments
  • Earn 6 or 12 credit hours of upper-level language credits, and be on your way to a minor, major or double major

Quick Facts For Germany

  • Locations: Düsseldorf, Munich, Hamburg, Weimar ,and Berlin, Germany

  • Duration: May 8-June 16, 2019, (LBAT I: Düsseldorf, Munich), June 16-July 27, 2018 (Hamburg, Weimar, and Berlin)

  • Cost: LBAT I: 5.5 weeks: $4,600 / LBAT II: 6 weeks: $4,000

  • Non-refundable Application Fee: $250

  • Application Deadline: February 15, 2019; the program fills quickly and applications are reviewed on a first-come first-served basis

  • Preferred Applications: Applications for the whole 12-credit hour program are preferred; unless applicant is an ALIS major or minor and needs to fulfill 6-credit requirements

  • Payment Due Dates for LBAT I AND LBAT II: First Payment ($4,000): Due February 15th, 2019; Second Payment ($4,600): Due March 15th, 2019

  • Payment Due Dates for LBAT I ONLY: First Payment ($2,000): Due February 15th, 2019; Second Payment ($2,600): Due March 15th, 2019

  • Payment Due Dates for LBAT II ONLY: First Payment ($2,000): Due February 15th, 2018; Second Payment ($2,000): Due March 15th, 2019

  • Directors: Dr. Bettina Cothran, Dr. Annika Orich, Dr. Britta Kallin, Dr. Jan Uelzmann