Customized Short Courses for MSU Departments

Are you hosting a short study abroad program at MSU for international students? If you need assistance with logistics, planning, cultural activities, and more, the American Semester Program might a great partner for your department. Programs are typically 2-5 weeks in length and are for students.  


Email Kellie Clock at clockkel(at)msu.edu for more information, or fill out this inquiry form:

We can provide the following services:

  • Packaged orientation program
  • Program logistics
    • Socio-cultural activities and excursions
    • Arrival and departure assistance
    • Housing, either on- or off-campus
    • Transportation for activities, excursions, and academic needs
  • Welcome and Graduation ceremonies as requested by the department
  • On-call Support
    • Coordinator on-call 24/7 during program
    • Fielding questions from students about the program, culture, diversity, and other opportunities they are interested in
    • Ensuring the general well-being of the students
  • MSU Student Ambassador Program (Click here to learn more about our Ambassadors!)
  • Recruiting efforts during travel or to strategic partners, if requested by the department