Michigan State University

LOCATION

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Short-term Abroad Opportunities - Summer

Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP)

General information

Application Open:

2019-04-01

Deadline:

2019-05-31

Medium of instruction:

English

Duration:

Summer

Programme Start Date:

2019-07-17

End Date:

2019-08-08

Credit Bearing:

Credit

Cost:

Please refer to the website

Programme Fee:

Please refer to website

Additional Information

The Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP) at Michigan State University is pleased to announce the 2019 Global Summer School Program!

 

VIPP added two new programs, now offering a total of 6 programs for international students during the 2019 Summer term:

 

  • Creative Advertising introduces students to some of the basics of the advertising field, and guides students toward the creative process of developing an advertising plan and implementation strategy. NEW
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  • Biotechnology Lab introduces students to concepts of biotechnology through intensive laboratory work. Sustainable management of fish health, fish populations and their ecosystems are used as case studies. NEW
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  • Global Enterprise Innovation introduces students to the concept, principle and process of the Digital Revolution.
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  • Smart Transportation Engineering is a multidisciplinary lab-based engineering research program with a focus on smart transportation technology and engineering.
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  • American Culture and Society offers a lens to explore the heights and depths of American civil liberties and consider how these legal rights manifest themselves in this contemporary democracy.
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  • Modern Packaging offers the fundamentals and practices of packaging science. MSU's Packaging program is #1 in the United States. 

 

Global Summer School includes lectures, group work, hands-on activities, and educational and cultural field trips. At the end of the program, students will embark on a trip to either Chicago or the East Coast. It is a great opportunity for international students to travel America and experience American culture first-hand.

 

Upon completion, all students will be awarded a certificate of Global Young Professional Program (GYPP) by the Visiting International Professional Program (VIPP) at MSU.

 

Location: Michigan State University campus in East Lansing, Michigan and Chicago or East Coast 
Dates: July 17, 2019 - August 8, 2019 (3 weeks) 
Program fee: $3,880 (Add $150 for Biotechnology Lab for eDNA testing) includes 

 

  • Breakfast and lunch on MSU's campus
  • On-campus housing
  • Health insurance
  • Local transportation to & from all field trips
  • East Coast trip (Niagara Falls, New York City, Washington D.C.) or Chicago trip (Smart Transportation Engineering program only)
  • Priceless American college experience

 

Admission Requirements:

  • At least 18 years old
  • Undergraduate students or master degree students 
  • Student at any accredited university 
  • Intermediate English skills

 

Apply today!
 

For more details visit Global Summer School page
 

 

Any inquiries can be directed to vippmsu@msu.edu

 

Download our Course Outline Booklet here

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