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Study Abroad

2019 Study Tours

Faculty-led, Short-Term Study Tours

Prepare participants to be leaders in an increasingly interconnected world.
Open to MCCC students, alumni, faculty, staff, and the Mercer County community who meet eligibility requirements.

Washington, D.C.
4 days / March 18-21, 2019
"In Living Color"
Poland
10 days / May 10-19, 2019
"The Holocaust"
Ireland
9 days / May 21-29, 2019
"Global Health Perspectives"

Washington D.C.

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"In Living Color"

4 days: March 18-21, 2019 (Spring Break)

Includes
Bus transportation, lodging, some meals, Museum admission, 2 faculty leaders.

Highlights
The Human Experience "In Living Color" learning excursion offers participants enrolled in the Spring 2019 CMN 111 Speech: Human Communication course a unique opportunity to explore the District of Columbia in a very different way. In four days this learning excursion will expose you to the exceptional wealth and cultural diversity that gives the United States its unique and storied past with the opportunity for creating a glorious present and future. Students will be able to reflect on the importance of communicating in an intrapersonal, interpersonal, as well as small group context. Language, History, Fashion, and Culture are the threads we weave on this trip. Don't delay. Sign up today.
Spring Into a Fashion Fixation Experience "In Living Color" with the fashion design and merchandising programs during Spring Break in Washington D.C. You will experience Washington D.C.'s business and fashion industries and four-year institutions! Whether you are interested in business or fashion -- from current or past interests -- we have you covered! If you have already taken the courses offered or are currently enrolled, the faculty will be offering Exciting Challenges and Special Topics that you do not want to miss.

Associated Courses

  • FAS 105 Fashion: The Global Marketplace (3 credits)
  • CMN 111 Speech: Human Communication (3 credits)

Faculty Leaders

 Alvyn Haywood (Communication)   ET110   609-570-3362   haywooda@mccc.edu
 Katina Lindsay (Fashion) TR206 609-570-3135 lindsayk@mccc.edu

Cost:  $500
+ 3-credit course
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Poland

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"The Holocaust"

10 days: May 10-19, 2019

Includes
Airfare, airport transfer from Mercer, parking, accommodations, breakfasts and dinners, all gratuities, guided tours and seminars, excursions, 3 faculty leaders.

Not Included: Incidental spending.

Highlights
Departing from New York, the tour begins in Warsaw, Poland (3 nights): travelers visit several museums and historic sites such as areas of the Warsaw Ghetto, including the Umschlagplatz; the Jewish Cemetery; Pawiak Prison; and Nozyk synagogue. From Warsaw, the group travels by train to Krakow (2 nights): students study the Jewish Quarter (Kazimierz), synagogues, the ghetto as well as Oskar Schindler's factory and Plaszow forced labor camp. The trip culminates in Oswiecim, the town the Germans called Auschwitz (3 nights), to bear witness to not only Auschwitz I and Auschwitz-Birkenau but also the various sub-camps, including Monowitz.

Faculty Leaders

 Dr. Craig Coenen (History)   LA123   609-570-3533   coenenc@mccc.edu
 Laura Knight (English) LA133 609-570-3309 knightl@mccc.edu
 Dr. Jack Tabor (English) LA133 609-570-3838 taborj@mccc.edu

Cost:  $2600 arrow PAYMENT PLAN
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Ireland

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"Global Health Perspectives"

9 days: May 21-29, 2019

Includes
Airfare, Airport Tranfer From Mercer, Parking, Lodging, Breakfast and Most Dinners, Guided Tours And Seminars, Excursions, 3 Faculty Leaders, CEUs for Nursing Professionals.

Not Included: Lunch, Some Dinners, Optional Adventure Activities.

Highlights
Discover Ireland's rich heritage and beautiful landscapes while learning about the Irish healthcare system, global health, and meeting with healthcare professionals. Experience Ireland through informative presentations from experts and visits to local community medical facilities. We will experience a guided tour of Donegal, field trips to the Donegal Castle, Workhouse Famine & Heritage Centre, and hike the Sliabh Cliffs. Enjoy some optional time at the beach horseback riding or surfing. Join us in Ireland as we experience Irish culture, healthcare delivery. "Erin go Bragh"

Associated Course

  • STA 101 Study Abroad Seminar (1 credit)

Faculty Leaders

 Linda Falkow (Biology)   MS118   609-570-3365   falkowl@mccc.edu
 Sandra Kerr (Radiography) MS150 609-570-3337 kerrs@mccc.edu
 Elizabeth Mizerek (Nursing) MS125 609-570-3526 mizere@mccc.edu

Cost:  $2500 arrow PAYMENT PLAN
Scholarships available for MCCC students!
more details / how to apply
information sessions