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Sociology abroad

Study people groups and cultures around the globe by spending a semester or summer abroad. Northwestern offers study abroad programs in Oman, Romania and dozens of other countries around the globe. Learn more

Oman Semester

Northwestern's Oman Semester takes students to the Middle East, where their study includes Arabic and Christian-Muslim relations. The program director is a Reformed Church in America missionary at the Al Amana Centre, which seeks to advance understanding and trust between Christians and Muslims. Learn more

Romania Semester

Northwestern's Romania Semester is a partnership with New Horizons Foundation, a Romanian NGO that uses adventure education and service-learning to help young Romanians develop responsibility, teamwork and trust. It’s a unique opportunity for cross-cultural learning about social development. Learn more