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Semester / Trimester

Liberal Arts, Business & Irish Studies

National University of Ireland, Galway

Spring 1 2018 (Jan 7, 2018 to May 18, 2018)
Catalog Code: IGWS3118

The Liberal Arts, Business & Irish Studies program is offered through the National University of Ireland, Galway (NUI Galway). This program offers students a wide variety of courses in many fields of study, including the Arts, Social Sciences, Celtic Studies, Business, Public Policy, and Law. Popular subject areas include Irish Studies, English, and History. Of particular note is NUI Galway's Literacy and Learning in the Community Service Learning course and its ALIVE volunteer program.
While students in this program take a majority of their courses from the Liberal Arts, Business & Irish Studies program, they may also select 1 course from the Sciences, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) program at no additional charge.
Courses are taught by NUI Galway faculty and ISA students enroll directly with local and international students. All courses are taught in English.

Prices & Dates

January 7, 2018 - May 18, 2018

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October 1, 2017 Extended to October 10, 2017

Application Due Date:

October 15, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

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*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must include with the standard ISA application:
- A letter of recommendation from an academic source. The letter must be signed and written on university letterhead.
- A letter of intent.
- A list of two academic references (name, title and contact information of a professor, TA or advisor).
Students must have completed the first semester of their sophomore year at a 4-year university at time of application. Some exceptions may apply, please contact the Program Manager for more information.

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