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  • Locations: Reutlingen, Germany
  • Program Terms: Fall Semester, Spring Semester
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Center for International Studies 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA Required: 2.5 Program Type: Affiliate
Language: English, German Program Advisor: Theresa (Tess) Thrower, theresa.thrower@sru.edu
Program Description:
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Program Information:
Spend a semester in Germany, a country with a fascinating history and modern influence. Home of Beethoven, Bach, The Alps, Bavaria, and world renowned festivals, Germany is packed with longstanding traditions and plays a critical role in the European Economy. 

Here are some things to expect while on this unique program:
  • Live in Reutlingen– a small dynamic city in the southwest part of Germany situated between the enchanting Black Forest and rolling hills of the Swabian Albs. While at Reutlingen University, you'll study the German language and take courses in English on topics such as history, art, and economics!
     
  • Charming Germany - A walk downtown from campus takes you past picturesque neighborhoods and a great park for gathering with new friends! Checking out the cafes, bistros, and weekly market are a great ways to immerse yourself in German culture and live like a local.
     
  • Focus on gaining academic credit – Tourses include German language (4 credits/required), and a choice of cultural studies (3 credits), economics (3 credits), art history (3 credits), theology (3 credits), history (3 credits), or political science (3 credits) to earn a maximum of 16 US credits.
Location:
Enjoy the changes of the season in Germany. In August the temperature is warm at about 70°F. Winter has a cooler climate that can be as low as 25°F

Activities for students in Germany will allow for discovery of Germany’s captivating history, architecture, and art scene. Take visits to museums, castles, and historical sites in Reutlingen, Stuttgart, and surrounding areas with your included one month German rail pass good for travel across the country.

Highlights:
  • Germany is your classroom with excursions around the area that enhance coursework
  • Great staff support and an orientation to show you the ropes in your new city
  • World class public transportation makes exploring Europe easy
  • A full cultural calendar with activities such as a soccer matches, local festivals, and wine tasting
  • Soak in German culture and make friends from around the globe
  • Campus is a short walk from the city center full of cute restaurants, shops, cafes, and more
  • One to two weeks built in for independent travel
 
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SRU Program Requirements
  • Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 to study abroad, however, some SRU international partner institutions may require a higher GPA
  • There is no class level requirement for study abroad at SRU
  • Disciplinary files will be requested from the Office of Student Conduct, for each applicant, and will be taken into consideration during the review process.
  • Please make sure to check with the Financial Aid (if applicable) for academic and other requirements that pertain to potentially receiving aid during your study abroad experience. 
To apply for this program use the green 'Apply Now' button at the top or bottom of the page.  You will be prompted to log in after which you will be directed to the SRU study abroad application forms and other requirements. Once you have completed all required items, and your application has been reviewed and approved, you will be instructed to begin an application directly in the CISabroad application portal. Please do not begin an application with CISabroad until you have been first approved by SRU.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring Semester 2020 11/22/2019 11/22/2019 TBA TBA