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Some education abroad programs are sponsored by independent companies that contract with universities all around the world, connecting college students with opportunities in more locations and with a wider variety of courses.

Coastal Carolina University partners with six affiliate organizations: Academic Programs International (API), American Institute of Foreign Studies (AIFS), Center for International Studies (CISabroad), International Education of Students (IES Abroad), International Studies Abroad (ISA), and Semester at Sea.

To be eligible for a CCU-approved third-party provider programs, students must FIRST meet with CCU's education abroad services coordinator, Lori Patterson during advising hours:

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

To make your appointment, call the Center for Global Engagement at 843-349-2213. Students are also REQUIRED to discuss education abroad with their academic adviser for assistance identifying academically appropriate options from the list below of third-party program options.

Click on the program links below for more information.

CCU-APPROVED THIRD-PARTY PROGRAMS

PROVIDER

CITY

COUNTRY

American College of Greece

AIFS

Athens

Greece

Arabic Language Study Center

IES Abroad

Rabat

Morocco

Black London (Summer only)

AIFS

London

United Kingdom

Bond University

CISabroad

Gold Coast

Australia

Dublin City University

CISabroad

Dublin

Ireland

Florence University of the Arts and Apicius International School of Hospitality

ISA

Florence

Italy

Freie Universitat Berlin

API

Berlin

Germany

Griffith University

API

Gold Coast

Australia

Ilia State University (Summer only)

American Councils

Tbilisi

Georgia

Intensive Spanish Language

ISA

Buenos Aires

Argentina

International Business in Colombia (Summer)

ISA

Medellin

Colombia

Jagiellonian University of Krakow

API

Krakow

Poland

LGBTQ + in the UK: Pride and Prejudice (Summer)

AIFS

London

United Kingdom

Lorenzo de’ Medici, Rome Campus

API

Rome

Italy

Lorenzo de’ Medici, Florence Campus

API

Florence

Italy

Mahidol University

CISabroad

Bangkok

Thailand

Murdoch University

AIFS

Perth

Australia

Music in Vienna

IES Abroad

Vienna

Austria

Nelson Mandela University

ISA

Port Elizabeth

South Africa

Richmond University, The American International University in London

AIFS

London

United Kingdom

Sant'Anna Institute

CISabroad

Sorrento

Italy

Semester at Sea

Semester at Sea

Multiple Cities

Multiple Countries

Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London (Summer only)

AIFS

London

United Kingdom

Soccer and Sports Science (Summer only)

AIFS

Barcelona

Spain

Spanish Language Study Center

IES Abroad

Granada

Spain

University Grenoble Alpes

AIFS

Grenoble

France

University of Economics, Prague

CISabroad

Prague

Czech Republic

University of Limerick

CISabroad

Limerick

Ireland

University of Otago

CISabroad

Dunedin

New Zealand

Universidad de Salamanca (Summer)

IES Abroad

Salamanca

Spain

University of Stirling

ISA

Stirling

United Kingdom

University of Westminster

CISabroad

London

United Kingdom

Veritas University

AIFS

San Jose

Costa Rica