faculty and staff resources for International Programs at Presbyterian College

Welcome, Faculty & Staff!

Here are a few faculty and staff resources for your next program!

Faculty-Led Programs Proposal Forms (Google Drive folder; must have a presby.edu email account to access)

Faculty Travel Course Handbook (Google Document)

Advising Students about Study Abroad – More information soon!

Suggested Custom Program Providers (PDF, 38KB)

  1. IES (International Education of Students) Abroad: Our profoundly passionate team of study abroad professionals believes in creating once-in-a-lifetime educational adventures that transcend expectations. From our headquarters in Chicago to our 120+ study abroad programs in more than 30 global locations worldwide, we create authentic global education and life-affirming cultural experiences. Over 130 programs in 21 countries.
  2. API (Academic Programs International): College students may study abroad with API 20 countries across Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East. Programs can be as long as a full academic year or as short as two weeks. With a wide variety of courses offered in almost every major discipline and in various languages of instruction, it is easy for students to find a program that suits their academic interests. While courses are available in English in many locations, if foreign language acquisition is the primary goal, API offers high-quality language and culture programs for all levels of language learners.
  3. CISabroad: Comprehensive programs which can include international airfare, housing/lodging, full-time on-site support, facilities, excursions, and complete itineraries customized to fit the program. A wide range of destinations and program types, including both traditional academic programs and experiential, service-based opportunities. Affordable program cost based on the logistics of your course or program. CISabroad accepts student federal and state financial aid.
  4. AIFS: AIFS offers a wide range of unique programs in Asia, Australia, Europe, South Africa and the Americas. Most AIFS campuses offer courses in English or in foreign languages from beginner to advanced levels, so you don’t even have to know a foreign language to study abroad. All programs include housing, a meal plan, and round trip airfare.
  5. GlobaLinks Learning Abroad: With over fifty years of combined experience in international education, ISA and GlobaLinks Learning Abroad have joined together to provide the most extensive range of study abroad programs, custom program support, service-learning, and internship programs, and full degree abroad options available through a single trusted partner. Throughout this merger, you can expect the same academically-rigorous programming and unparalleled support services for which ISA and GlobaLinks Learning Abroad are known.
  6. Florida State University Services Provider: We can help you to create the perfect study abroad experience for your students! With over 50 years of experience, plus fully-staffed study centers in Italy, England, Spain, and Panama, we make it easier than ever for you to provide your students with a customized study abroad program that is branded with your institution’s name. Utilizing our exceptional faculty, first-rate secured facilities, seasoned professionals in the United States and the host country, we can facilitate the development of faculty-led or university-wide broad curriculum programs.
  7. AIFS (American Institute for Foreign Study): AIFS prides itself on providing programs of the highest quality. In 2012, 94% of our participants stated they would recommend their AIFS program to a friend. As a result, you can feel confident that AIFS programs will provide excellent experiences for your participants.
  8. CAPA: an international education organization (IEO) committed to empowering student learning through personal choice, academic integrity, and engagement in urban environments abroad. Our approach to international study is unique and provides a holistic learning abroad experience that challenges, excites and inspires students like no other program can. Through our courses, the city becomes the laboratory in which the student conducts academic research. This collaborative and ultimately personalized approach has made CAPA The Global Education Network the trusted global leader since 1972.
  9. Seminars International: Seminars International is an educational group travel consulting organization serving the worldwide programming needs of educational, faith-based, performing arts and special interest groups. Every program is individually created, not picked from a pre-packaged menu. We have arranged programs in all Seven Continents. As a consultant, we also assume the role as an extension of your staff, to be the one source for cost analysis, logistic arrangements, contract negotiation, provider payments and risk management. Our first-hand destination knowledge is derived from our strong international contacts available through our worldwide partner network. 24/7 on call support while traveling abroad.
  10. WorldStrides: WorldStrides, the first educational travel organization accredited as a school, helps more than 270,000 students and 10,000 teachers each year experience learning beyond the classroom. WorldStrides also offers a wide range of other educational travel programs tailored to students at all levels.
  11. EF Tours: For 50 years we’ve helped teachers and students discover the world through culturally immersive educational travel. Through experiential learning, they gain new perspectives, develop important 21st-century skills and become true global citizens—all at the guaranteed lowest price.
  12. Hart Travel Partners: Hart Travel Partners works closely with educational institutions and alumni groups to create unique and enriching, customized, faculty-led travel programs around the world.
  13. International Education Consultants: IEC provides guidance, expertise, and support to academic institutions globally to create programs that promote global citizenship and cross-cultural exchange. Is based exclusively in Ireland.