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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
Denmark, Copenhagen: Danish Institute for Study Abroad (DIS)
France, Paris: NYU Paris Germany, Berlin: IES Abroad: Berlin
Italy, Florence: Studio Arts Center International (SACI) Florence
Italy, Florence: Syracuse in Florence
Scotland, Glasgow: IFSA-Butler: Glasgow School of Art


Classics

East Asian Languages and Literature

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

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Oceania


French

Music
Austria, Vienna: IES Abroad: Vienna

Philosophy
Africa/Middle East
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Oceania
Australia, Sydney: IFSA-Butler: University of Sydney
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: Victoria University Wellington

Religion

Spanish

Theater
Division of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
Biochemistry
Africa/Middle East

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Biology
Africa/Middle East

Americas
Argentina, Buenos Aires: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Chile, Valparaiso: IFSA-Butler: Chilean Universities Program
Costa Rica, San Jose: Duke/OTS Costa Rica Tropical Biology/Global Health
Ecuador, Quito: SIT Ecuador: Comparative Ecology and Conservation
Panama, Panama City: SIT Panama: Tropical Ecology
United States, Mystic, CT: Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program
United States, Woods Hole, MA: Marine Biological Lab, Semester in Environmental Science
United States, Woods Hole, MA: SEA Semester

Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University

Europe

Oceania

Chemistry
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Computer Science
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University

Europe

Oceania

Environmental Studies

Geology
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
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: Marine Biological Lab, Semester in Environmental Science
United States, Woods Hole, MA: SEA Semester

Europe

Oceania

Mathematics
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Asia
China, Hong Kong: The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University

Europe

Oceania

Neuroscience
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Oceania
Australia, Townsville: IFSA-Butler: James Cook University
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago

Physics
Africa/Middle East
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Canada, Montreal: McGill University

Europe

Oceania

Psychology
Africa/Middle East
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas
Argentina, Buenos Airesl: CIEE Buenos Aires: Liberal Arts
Canada, Montreal: McGill University
Chile, Valparaiso: IFSA-Butler: Chilean Universities Program
Asia
Korea, Seoul: Yonsei University

Europe

Oceania
Division of Social Sciences
Anthropology
Africa/Middle East
Cameroon, Yaounde: SIT Cameroon Social Pluralism and Development
Egypt, Cairo: American University of Cairo
Egypt, Cairo: Amideast: Area and Arabic Language Studies in Egypt
Ghana, Legon: CIEE Legon: Arts and Sciences
Israel, Jerusalem: Hebrew University Jerusalem Rothberg International School
Jordan, Amman: CIEE Amman: Arabic Language and Culture
Jordan, Amman: SIT Jordan: Modernization and Social Change
Kenya, Nairobi: SIT Kenya: Urbanization, Health, and Human Rights
Madagascar, Fort Dauphin: SIT Madagascar: Biodiversity and Natural Resource Management
Morocco, Rabat: Amideast Area and Arabic Language Studies in Morocco
Morocco, Rabat: Amideast: Regional Studies in French
Morocco, Rabat: SIT Morocco: Migration and Transnational Identity
Morocco, Rabat: SIT Morocco: Multiculturalism and Human Rights
Rwanda, Kigali: SIT Rwanda: Post-Genocide Restoration and Peacebuilding
Senegal, Dakar: CIEE Dakar: Development Studies
Senegal, Dakar: CIEE Dakar: Language and Culture
Senegal, Dakar: SIT Senegal: National Identity and the Arts
South Africa, Cape Town: CIEE Cape Town Arts and Science
South Africa, Durban: SIT South Africa: Social and Political Transformation
South Africa, Cape Town: SIT South Africa: Multiculturalism and Human Rights
Tanzania, Arusha: SIT Tanzania: Wildlife Conservation and Political Ecology
Tanzania, Stone Town: SIT Tanzania: Zanzibar-Coastal Ecology and Natural Resource
Tunisia, Tunis: SIT Tunisia: Emerging Identities in North Africa
Turkey, Istanbul: CIEE Turkey: Koç University

Americas

Asia

Europe

Oceania

Economics

Educational Studies
Africa/Middle East

Americas

Asia

Europe

Oceania

Geography
Africa/Middle East

Americas

Asia

Europe

Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: IFSA-Butler: Victoria University Wellington

History

Political Science

Sociology
Africa/Middle East

Americas

Asia

Europe

Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: IFSA-Butler: Victoria University Wellington
Division of University Studies
Africana and Latin American Studies
Africa/Middle East

Americas

Asian Studies

Environmental Studies

Peace and Conflict Studies
Africa/Middle East

Americas

Asia

Europe

Oceania
New Zealand, Dunedin: IFSA-Butler: University of Otago
New Zealand, Wellington: IFSA-Butler: Victoria University Wellington

Russian and Eurasian Studies

Women Studies
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.