Summer Programs

Boston University Study Abroad runs more than 25 summer programs in locations around the world. Utilizing the facilities, teachers, and resources used in our regular programs, the summer programs give BU and non-BU students the chance to live, study, and in many cases, intern abroad and earn BU credits.

Los Angeles Summer Internship Program

Los Angeles Ad/PR Internship Program (Summer)

Students enjoy intensive coursework and professional experience in film, television, and media industries.
Tags: English Speaking, Internship, Los Angeles, Offers Graduate Credit, Undergraduate
Focus: Advertising, Communication, Film & Television, Marketing, Public Relations

Los Angeles Film and Television Summer Internship Program

Los Angeles Internship-Only Program (Summer)

This internship-only option gives BU students the possibility to work professionally in the heart of the film and television industries.
Tags: English Speaking, Internship, Los Angeles, Offers Graduate Credit, Undergraduate
Focus: Business & Management, Film & Television, Finance, Marketing

Madrid Summer Spanish Studies Program

Madrid Spanish Studies Program (Summer)

Students enjoy six weeks of study and cultural immersion in Spain’s capital.
Tags: General focus, Madrid, Spanish Speaking, Undergraduate
Focus: Literature, Spanish Language

Mediterranean Archaeological Field School

Menorca Field School in Archaeology & Heritage Management (Summer)

Students participate in excavation of pre-Roman and Roman sites, lectures, museum work, and study tours on the Island of Menorca, off the eastern coast of Spain.
Tags: English Speaking, Menorca, Offers Graduate Credit, Undergraduate
Focus: Archaeology

Padua Italian Studies Program (Summer)

Padua Italian Studies Program (Summer)

The program offers intensive language study and coursework in an historic university town 20 miles west of Venice.
Tags: English Speaking, Italian Speaking, Padua, Undergraduate
Focus: Art & Architecture, History, Italian Language

London & Paris: Art and Architecture Program

Paris & London: Architecture and Urbanism Program (Summer)

Students interested in art history, architecture, and urban studies now have the opportunity to study in both London and Paris. Through lectures and excursions, students will study the exquisite arts and architectural styles of the two cities.
Tags: English Speaking, London, Paris, Undergraduate
Focus: Art & Architecture

Rabat Arabic Language and Service Learning Program

Rabat Arabic Language & Service Learning Program (Summer)

This program offers intensive Arabic language study and a hands-on introduction to Moroccan and North African culture through service learning.
Tags: Arabic Speaking, Rabat
Focus: African Studies, Arabic Language, Development Studies, Middle East Studies

Rio de Janeiro Intensive Portuguese Language Program (Summer)

Students speedily gain proficiency in Portuguese language, spending the summer in the colorful cultural center of Rio.
Tags: Portuguese Speaking, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Undergraduate
Focus: Latin American Studies, Portuguese Language