Political Science, International Affairs, Business, Communications & Internships -Vesalius College

Program Description:
Through this program students will have the opportunity to study in the capital of the European Union and the international center for politics and business during a semester or academic year at Vesalius College. Students can enroll in an impressive array of courses in the fields of Politics, International Affairs, International Business, Communications, Liberal Arts, French and Dutch, as well as various general education courses. All courses are taught in English (with the exception of language courses) and are taught by host university faculty at Vesalius College. Classes are comprised of both local and international students.

Program Highlight*:
  • Must have junior standing at home university at time of participation
  • Placements offered in the fields of international relations/politics, business or communications with well-respected organizations throughout Brussels
  • Consistently described by past students as one of the program's most valuable features
*The internship opportunity is listed as a course within each program. Please review your program's specific course list for more extensive details about this opportunity.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.70.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Course Information

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Some courses may require additional fees.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.

Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.


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