Study Abroad Programs

Off Campus Programs – Arts & Sciences Students

Crown College has a wide variety of accredited off-campus study programs available to students. Students may apply for programs in England (Oxford), the Middle East, Australia, Costa Rica, Northern Ireland and Uganda, with the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities; in Israel with Jerusalem University College; and in the Dominican Republic and Nicaragua with Students International. Each program enables students to travel and experience distinct cultural components throughout that region of the world.

Crown also offers off-campus programs in the U.S., focused on Film, Journalism, Politics and Contemporary Music.

Space is limited for off-campus study. Students must apply in the fall semester for study off-campus the following year. For more information on the off-campus sites, available courses of study, available grants, and the application process, contact the Director of Academic Programs.

Choose A Program:

Destination: Serve

Destination: Serve (DS) at Crown College exists to provide students with intensive team-oriented, short-term ministry opportunities. The DS trips are designed to introduce the student to the complexity of culture, culture research, intensive intercultural engagement, and exposure to what God is doing around the world. The trips are offered during spring break and early summer for 10 days – 2 weeks. Contact the Director of International Service-Learning for further information.

Council for Christian Colleges and Universities – Best Semester

Crown College is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU) which provides off-campus semester study programs in Australia, Costa Rica, Los Angeles, the Middle East, Nashville, Northern Ireland, England (Oxford), Uganda and Washington D.C. As an interdisciplinary program, students are able to view countries from the inside to experience their culture and diversity. The goal of this program is to prepare individuals to live the Christian life in a world that is multiethnic and multicultural. Each program enables students to travel and experience distinct cultural components throughout that region of the world. Contact a department chair or the Director of Academic Programs for further information.

Students International

Crown partners with Students International, a Christian missions and study abroad organization that provides opportunities for students to earn credit while doing extensive missions service. Programs are available in Nicaragua and Costa Rica. While on the program, students serve for 8 weeks in schools, special education classrooms, clinics, social work sites, sports sites, micro-business programs, appropriate technology, agriculture and more. Coursework in culture, ministry and Spanish is intentionally integrated with ministry work. Students are mentored and discipled throughout their experience. Homestays and numerous excursions provide further opportunities for students to experience the culture. Contact the Director of International Service-Learning for further information.