SCOTLAND, BUSINESS

APPLICATION FEE & DEADLINE

$75; Deadline exteneded until February 16, 2018

PROGRAM DATES

June 5, 2018 - June 29, 2018 (3 weeks)

PROGRAM DETAILS

Boost your career credentials while studying in beautiful Scotland! Students have the unique opportunity to deeply dive into the local culture while expanding their business skills through a hands-on consulting engagement with a significant Scottish company. Past projects have included Walkers (the famous international shortbread company) WOW Scotland (tourism), Roberstons (an almost 1 billion per year property company and Cairngorm Brewery. Imagine having a letter of reference from the head of an international company on your resume. Imagine visiting the beautiful Highlands of Scotland. Imagine working with students from two partner universities. Imagine enjoying historic Edinburgh. Imagine eating haggis. Ok, don’t imagine that. The stop imagining and join Dean Wright for Business Consulting in Scotland!

PROGRAM SITE

Inverness

ANTICIPATED CURRICULUM

*Students are expected to enroll in one or two courses for this study abroad.

MGMT 3000 Organizational Behavior
          (Prerequisite - MKGT 2200 and UAS*)

MGMT 330G Survey of International Business
          (Prerequisite - ENGL 2010 or ENGL 2020 and UAS*)

MKGT 335G International Marketing
          (Prerequisite - MKTG 3600 and UAS*)

MGMT 494R Scotland Consulting Project
          (Prerequisite - Department Chair Approval and UAS*)

* University Advanced Standing - 24 credits completed, GPA 2.0 or higher and MAT 1030 and ENGL 2010, 2010 or equivalent

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS*

Must be 18 years of age at the time of departure

Minimum G.P.A: 2.5

Physical Requirements: Walking, sitting in lectures, visiting with clients, bus travel, hiking and walking.

*Accessibility services vary from country to country. Contact the Office for Global Engagement if you require such services.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Dr. Norm Wright, Dean of Woodbury School of Business. CONTACT Mikki OConnor, Assistant Dean; 801.863.8850; oconnomi@uvu.edu

ESTIMATED PROGRAM FEE*

$1825*. Fee covers in-country housing and transportation, food, excursions, international insurance

*The Woodbury School of Business subsidizes this program to keep the fee low.

ADDITIONAL ESTIMATED COSTS

UVU tuition ($165 per credit hour)
Some meals (approx $150)
Roundtrip international airfare (approx $1500)
Some local transportation (approx $30)
Discretionary spending
Passport (approx $135)
All students are required to pay a $75 application fee for all Study Abroad Programs.

TUITION WAIVERS

Please contact the UVU Benefits Office for more information. In certain instances, tuition waivers MAY NOT apply for an international program.

FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS

Pell Grants and Federal Insured Student Loans may be applied to the program, based on eligibility. Applicant must have a current FAFSA form on file at the Financial Aid Office (BA 105) and complete all necessary application forms for financial aid.