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Study Abroad:
Switzerland

Business in Switzerland

Study international business and hospitality in the heart of the Swiss Alps. For eleven weeks, you’ll live in Brig, Switzerland, at César Ritz Colleges. You’ll be able to take up to 18 credit hours of courses in English. When you’re not in the classroom, you can ski, hike, or find other ways to enjoy the stunning area surrounding Brig.

“Not only was I in a new country, but I was also going to an international school. The students were from different countries all over the world. Getting to know such an amazing, diverse group of people was so valuable.”

—Shelby Kirk, international business major

Brig, Switzerland Video

Brig

Spring ’20 Program Overview


Place of study:
WSU European Center, César Ritz Colleges

Program dates: January 6 – March 20, 2020

Application deadline: October 15, 2019

Course credit: WSU and César Ritz courses, 12+ credits

Courses offered:

HBM 381       HBM 491       HBM 494      HBM 495

IBUS 496*     IBUS 380       IBUS 435       MGMT 301

MGMT 450    FIN 325         PSYCH 350    ECONS 305

ENGL 402      MKTG 360

Internship? Yes (see the program director)

Expenses (excluding air, WSU tuition & fees): TBD (+ WSU full time tuition)

Scholarships available?: Yes

Financial aid applies?: Yes

Director: Sung Ahn

On-site teaching faculty: Spring 2020 Jessica Cassleman

*IBUS 496 – Global management and leadership in the world of sports.

Fall ’20 Program Overview

Place of study: WSU European Center, César Ritz Colleges

Program dates: October 5 – December 18, 2020

Application deadline: April 1, 2020

Course credit: WSU and César Ritz courses, 12+ credits

Courses offered:

HBM 381       HBM 491       HBM 494       HBM 495

MKTG 360     IBUS 380      IBUS 435      PSYCH 350

FIN 325          MGMT 301   MGMT 450  ECONS 305

ENGL 402     *HBM 497

Internship? Yes (see the program director)

Expenses (excluding air, WSU tuition & fees): TBD (+ WSU full time tuition)

Scholarships available?: Yes

Financial aid applies?: Yes

Director: Sung Ahn

On-site teaching faculty: Fall 2020 Byron Marlowe

*HBM 497 – Wine Sales & Entrepreneurship

 

Locations courses, and prices are subject to change.

 

 

Language and culture

Brig is located in the Valais Canton of Switzerland, in which Swiss-German is spoken. Most people in Brig speak both German and French, and some are fluent in English.

Information Sessions

  • August 29, 2019 at 4:15pm in Todd 121
  • September 23, 2019 at 4:15pm in Todd 121
  • October 10, 2019 at 12:00pm in Todd 121

To apply

  • Spring CCB Study Abroad Scholarship deadline: Oct 1, 2019
  • Spring Application Deadline for the program: October 15, 2019
  • Fall CCB Study Abroad Scholarship deadline: March 16, 2020
  • Fall Application Deadlinefor the program and scholarships: April 1, 2020
  • Apply online for the fall or spring program, or visit International Programs Global Learning in Bryan 105

FIND OUT MORE

Questions? Concerns?

Contact Courtney Anne Jackson, courtney.a.jackson@wsu.edu, Todd Hall 101 B, Appointments can be made at the Carson Center front desk.

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