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Health Administration and Policy

WHO Head-Quater in Geneva, Switzerland.Copyright : WHO/Pierre Virot

Studying abroad allows you the opportunity to explore different approaches to health care and medicine around the world, giving you a better perspective on the practices within the U.S.  Travel to Switzerland, home to the World Health Organization and the International Red Cross, to conduct first-hand field research.  Explore the health policies of New Zealand and their effects on its Maori populations.  Participate in a service-learning project in Cape Town, South Africa.

UMBC Exchanges and Programs

International Field Research Program (HAPP403) in Switzerland

Mälardalen University in Västerås, Sweden

Swansea University in Swansea, Wales

International Student Exchange Program (ISEP): China, Ghana, the Netherlands

UMBC in Denmark – Denmark’s International Study Program (DIS) in Copenhagen

UMBC Direct: Ireland, United Kingdom

Preferred Affiliates and Providers 

Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA Butler): Ireland, United Kingdom

International Studies Abroad (ISA): Australia, New Zealand, South Africa

SIT Study Abroad: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, India, Jordan, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, South Africa, Switzerland, multi-country programs