Alternate programs

Central American Study and Service (CASAS)
Central American Study and Service is located in Guatemala City. Semester and summer programs offer a variety of emphases including Spanish, peace and justice, development, missions, sociology and social work. CASAS provides an in-country orientation, home stays and numerous field trips.

BestSemester (Council for Christian Colleges and Universities)
BestSemester offers several semester study programs in other countries. International locations include Australia, Costa Rica, Middle East, Oxford, and Uganda. The international locations will meet the cross-cultural requirement. U.S. locations include Los Angeles, Nashville, and Washington D.C. These locations do not meet the cross-cultural requirement. Students participating in an international BestSemester program will remain full-time students at Bluffton for purposes of credit and financial aid.

BCA Study Abroad (Bridge connect act)
BCA Study Abroad offers semester and year-long study abroad opportunities in Germany, Spain, Ecuador, and Mexico for foreign language majors and minors. BCA Abroad also offers study abroad options that do not have a language prerequisite. These locations include Belgium, China, England, France, India, Ireland, New Zealand, Palestine and Trinidad & Tobago.

CIEE (Council on International Educational Exchange) 
CIEE offers a comprehensive lineup of semester and summer study abroad programs in 41 countries. 

 

Contact
Elaine Suderman, Asst. Director of Cross-cultural Programs
Cross-cultural Program Office
College Hall second floor
sudermane@bluffton.edu
419-358-3360