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Online Global Perspectives

Let USAC bring the world to you through our new online Global Perspectives Program where you can gain an international perspective and develop intercultural experience through online courses and virtual internships offered by select USAC Specialty Programs.

Students who complete a USAC Global Perspectives Program during Summer 2020 are eligible for a $500 program fee credit towards a future semester Specialty Program abroad or $300 program fee credit towards a future summer Specialty Program abroad.  

Online Courses

Online courses are taught internationally by USAC faculty located across 14 different Specialty Program sites in Europe, Asia and Latin America. Offerings include some of our most popular courses in business, communication, health, nutrition, language, literature, the arts, international studies, and culture. Three or six academic credits are possible.

Online courses start June 15. See the full list of Summer 2020 offerings here.

Virtual Internships

Gain valuable career experience working remotely for an internationally-based company through a virtual internship in popular industries such as digital marketing, business, event planning, media, English language instruction, translation, and more.

Three-credit virtual internships are arranged by USAC Specialty Program directors with local companies, NGOs, and governmental organizations. Virtual internships include an online course component where students learn how culture is reflected in the workplace and develop skills necessary for success in the global workforce. 

Virtual Internships start between June 1 and August 7. The exact dates and work schedule will be determined by each internship supervisor. See a current list of Summer 2020 internships here.


Learn more about these online offerings in our webinar: