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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.

Brig

Spring ’23 Program Overview

Place of study: WSU European Center, César Ritz Colleges

Program dates: January 9 – March 24, 2023

Application deadline: October 15, 2022

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

Courses offered:

BA 211       BA 212       BLAW 210

HBM 358       HBM 381      HBM 491      HBM 494

HBM 495      IBUS 380     IBUS 435     MGMT 450

FIN 325      PSYCH 350    ECONS 305    ENGL 402

MKTG 360       TBD

PolyS (International Politics)

PSCI [L] (Science for Sustainable Hospitality in Tourism)

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

Scholarships available?: Yes

Financial aid applies?: Yes

Director: Sung Ahn, ahn@wsu.edu

On-site teaching faculty: Mark Beattie (mabeattie@wsu.edu)

Excursion: French Riviera (Nice, France and Monte Carlo, Monaco)

Fall ’23 Program Overview

Place of study: WSU European Center, César Ritz Colleges

Program dates: October 9 – December 22, 2023

Application deadline: April 1, 2023

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

Courses offered:

BA 211       BA 212       BLAW 210

HBM 358       HBM 381      HBM 491      HBM 494

HBM 495      IBUS 380     IBUS 435     MGMT 450

FIN 325      PSYCH 350    ECONS 305    ENGL 402

MKTG 360

TBD

PolyS (International Politics)

PSCI [L] (Science for Sustainable Hospitality in Tourism)

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

Scholarships available?: Yes

Financial aid applies?: Yes

Director: Sung Ahn, ahn@wsu.edu

On-site teaching faculty: TBD

Excursion: TBD

Locations, courses, and prices are subject to change.


Student Photos

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

  • Sessions Coming Fall 2022

To apply

  • Spring CCB Study Abroad Scholarship deadline: October 1, 2022
  • Spring Application Deadline for the program: October 15, 2022
  • Fall CCB Study Abroad Scholarship deadline: March 19, 2023
  • Fall Application Deadline for the program and scholarships: April 1, 2023
  • Apply online for the fall or spring program, or visit International Programs Global Learning in Bryan 105

Hear from Students

Student Testimonials

 

Find Out More

Questions? Concerns?

Contact Courtney Anne Jackson, courtney.a.jackson@wsu.edu, Todd Hall 101 B

Appointments can be made via the Carson Center virtual front desk:
M-F from 1 – 4 p.m. on Zoom or by e-mailing the Carson Center at carsoncenter@wsu.edu