Study abroad

Semester or Year at the Universität Heidelberg

Consistently ranked among the world's best universities, the Universität Heidelberg is also Germany's oldest (founded 1386). Courses are taught in German or English, and can be used to fulfill requirements in General Studies, German Studies, or your major. Prerequisite for the summer program is German 122. Prerequisite for the semester/year program is German 222. Information and application available through the Isabella Cannon Global Education Center.

Heidelberg is a beautiful city with a strong "college town" feel. Full of young people and blessed with a warm, sunny climate, it is renowned for its architecture and food & drink. Heidelberg is also close to major attractions: Munich, Cologne, Nuremberg, Strasbourg, and Lake Constance are within a 3-hour train trip.

Semester, Year, or Dual Degree at the ESB Business School

Elon's Love School of Business has a powerful partnership with the ESB Business School in Reutlingen, Germany, recently ranked the top business school in Germany. Select students will earn degrees from both institutions as part of a four-year dual-degree program that features a paid internship in Germany. Other highly-motivated students may choose semester or year abroad options at the ESB. Students interested in either of these options should consult the Business German website.

Semester or Year in Berlin

With course offerings—taught in English or German—in Business, Communications and Journalism, Health Sciences, International Relations, Political Science, and German language and culture, the Berlin program pairs nicely with most majors. Berlin is a cosmopolitan city with a laid-back feel and some of Europe’s most compelling historic sites.

Semester or Year at the University of Applied Sciences, Wiener Neustadt

Wiener Neustadt is located in eastern Austria, not far from Vienna, Budapest, and Bratislava. Coursework at the University of Applied Sciences is in Business/Finance, Engineering, Health, and Security, all taught in English. No prerequisite, though German 121 is recommended. Information and application available through the study abroad office of the Isabella Cannon Global Education Center.