What is a Spring Break Away course?
- A Duquesne University course embedding international material into your studies for the entire semester here on campus
- Includes a faculty-led study tour during spring break, March 4-11 2017.
- A study tour is integral to the academic course; all students enrolling in the course must commit to participating in and paying for the spring break study tour component.
- Cost of this component will be $3,100 per student (as of Spring 2017).
Spring 2017 Break Away Offerings:
What are your
|Creative Writing in Paris|
Each course will meet on campus for one 3-hour class per week during the Spring semester. The early weeks of study preceeding Spring Break will prepare you to take full advantage of your week at the international site. Upon returning from your spring break abroad, your studies will continue and include a project or paper based upon your international study experience.
The study tour will travel as a group under the guidance of your professor. All travel arrangements will be arranged prior to departure and will include airfare, land transportation, hotels site admissions and many meals.
Students interested in registering for one of Duquesne's Spring Break Away courses should follow the below timeline to stay on track as you plan for your time abroad.
Review course information and see faculty leader
Attend an information session
Meet with your Academic Advisor
|October||16th||Application Deadline ($100 deposit is due with your Application)|
Notification of your acceptance
Pre-register for the class and apply for your passport
Due: $1400 deposit to hold your place
|January||13th||Balance due to your faculty leader|