Study abroad partner programs

Northwestern is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU), which includes more than 100 institutions dedicated to integrating faith with learning. The CCCU’s study abroad programs all are taught from a Christian worldview.

CCCU study abroad programs

Australia Studies Centre, Sydney
Discover what it means to be a Christian artist through courses in music, drama, dance and/or design at the Wesley Institute for Ministry and the Arts.

China Studies Program, Xiamen
Get an insider’s view of China’s history, language, philosophy, arts and public policy as you study and live at Xiamen University.

India Studies Program, Coimbatore
Explore India's culture, society and challenges, as well as the country's vast religious landscape.

Latin American Studies Program, San José, Costa Rica
Learn Spanish and take seminars on Latin culture, history, ecology, politics, economics and religion.

Middle East Studies Program, Jerusalem
Learn about living as a Christian peacemaker in a world that is religiously and culturally pluralistic.

Scholars’ Semester in Oxford, England
As a visiting student at Oxford University, you’ll debate issues with world-renowned scholars and study subjects that interest you most.

Uganda Studies Program, Mukono
As a student in Uganda Christian University’s Honours College, your curriculum will cover issues like poverty, AIDS and missions.

Other partner program destinations

Or, through partnerships with other colleges and universities, you can study in approved programs that will take you to these locations:

Argentina Germany
Belize Guatemala
El Salvador Lithuania
The South Pacific
England Mexico
France The Netherlands

Northwestern is ranked among 50 American colleges and universities with the best study abroad programs. The listing, by Best College Reviews, identifies the most desirable study abroad opportunities that are unique to a college or university and provide a personal experience for the student. Read more