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Approved Programs by Major

Use the list below to find programs recommended by faculty in your major and minor.
Approved programs are opportunities to study abroad with a non-Colgate provider in locations not serviced by Colgate study groups. Students attending the following programs will find relevant coursework that, with approval, may be used to fulfill major or minor credit.
Division of Arts and Humanities
Art and Art History
Africa/Middle East
Europe
France, Paris: NYU Paris
Germany, Berlin: IES Abroad: Berlin
Italy, Florence: Syracuse in Florence

Classics
East Asian Languages and Literature
Japan, Kirakata City: Kansai Gaidai
English
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Ireland, Dublin: Trinity College Dublin
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: Victoria University Wellington

French
Africa/Middle East
Europe

Music
Austria, Vienna: IES Abroad: Vienna
Philosophy
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Ireland, Dublin: Trinity College Dublin
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: Victoria University Wellington

Religion
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Sir Lanka, Kandy: ISLE Program (Bowdoin)
Europe
Ireland, Dublin: Trinity College Dublin
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden

Spanish
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Europe
Spain, Salamanca: IES Abroad: Salamanca

Theater
Americas
United States, Waterford, CT: National Theatre Institute NTI/NMTI Semester
Europe

Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Biochemistry
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Ireland, Dublin: Trinity College Dublin
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast

Biology
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Panama, Panama City: SIT Panama: Tropical Ecology
United States, Mystic, CT: Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program
United States, Woods Hole, MA: SEA Semester
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Oceania
Australia, Townsville: IFSA-Butler: James Cook University
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Chemistry
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Computer Science
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Environmental Studies
Geology
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
United States, Mystic, CT: Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program
United States, Woods Hole, MA: SEA Semester
Europe
Oceania
Australia, Townsville: IFSA-Butler: James Cook University
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Mathematics
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Neuroscience
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Austria, Vienna: IES Abroad: Vienna
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
Australia, Townsville: IFSA-Butler: James Cook University
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Physics
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Europe
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
Australia, Townsville: IFSA-Butler: James Cook University
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Psychology
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Argentina, Buenos Airesl: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Austria, Vienna: IES Abroad: Vienna
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Division of Social Sciences
Anthropology
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Sri Lanka, Kandy: ISLE Program (Bowdoin)
Europe
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Sweden, Stockholm: The Swedish Program
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Economics
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Sweden, Stockholm: The Swedish Program
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Educational Studies
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Sri Lanka, Kandy: ISLE Program (Bowdoin)
Europe
Austria, Vienna: IES Abroad: Vienna
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Oceania

Geography
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Europe
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

History
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Europe
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Political Science
Czech Republic, Prague: Kolej Jeronýma Prožského
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Sociology
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Europe
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Sweden, Stockholm: The Swedish Program
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Division of University Studies
Africana and Latin American Studies
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts

Asian Studies
Japan, Hirakata City: Kansai Gaidai
Sri Lanka, Kandy: ISLE Program (Bowdoin)

Environmental Studies
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Europe
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Spain, Salamanca: IES Abroad: Salamanca

Peace and Conflict Studies
Africa/Middle East
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University
Sri Lanka, Kandy: ISLE Program (Bowdoin)
Europe
Denmark, Copenhagen: DIS - Study Abroad in Scandinavia
Netherlands, Leiden: University of Leiden
Northern Ireland, Belfast: IFSA-Butler: Queen's University Belfast
Sweden, Stockholm: The Swedish Program
Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Russian and Eurasian Studies
Women Studies
Africa/Middle East
Americas
Asia
Europe
Sweden, Stockholm: The Swedish Program

If you're interested in participating in a Colgate faculty directed study group, please visit the Colgate Study Group webpage.

All study groups are open to students and can accommodate the needs of many majors. In addition, some study groups are specially designed within the curriculum and directed by specific faculty members in their department on a regular schedule.

Those study groups include:

We continue to add lists and revise these recommendations. Please check back for changes and additions.