Barton Abroad

Travel Opportunities for Barton Students
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Study Abroad Opportunities

Central College

Through Central College’s experiential learning program, study in locations such as London, Paris, Beijing, and more.


Intercultural Studies Program

Spend the semester in Central Europe studying at Charles University in Prague.


International Studies Abroad

Explore the United States and Canada through opportunities offered by International Studies Abroad.


Salzburg College

Experience the history and culture of Austria through the study abroad programs at Salzburg College.


Semester at Sea

Discover other cultures and perspectives through a journey on the ocean through Semester at Sea.


Course-Based Travel

Credit-Bearing Trips during School Breaks

Dominican Republic:
Nutrition and Health

March 4 - 12, 2016

Cost: $1,600 (does not included cost of travel insurance as required by the College)

Experience the the beauty of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic and apply skills and knowledge in assessing the growth and nutritional intake of at-risk children in the community. Learning experiences will provide an opportunity for students to relate health problems and health needs to nutritional status, dietary practices and lifestyle of children and adults in the Dominican Republic.

Requirements: The course is primarily intended for Nursing students who will use nursing skills to assess growth and nutritional intake of children and adults. While Spanish is not required, it is helpful and enriches the experience.

Registration: The course is currently filled for Spring 2016 and registration for the course is closed.

For more information or to sign up, please contact Carol Ruwe at or call 252-399-6409.

Benvenuti in Italia:
Florence, Rome, and Pisa

March 3 - 11, 2016

Cost: $2,772 (final payment due Jan. 8, 2016)

Consistently in the Top 5 Countries to visit year after year, this is a trip no "foodie," history buff, wine enthusiast, or art lover will want to miss! Plan to immerse yourself in Italy’s art, architecture, history, food, and fashion! Stroll along the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, marvel at the magnificent fountains in Rome, take in the scenic countryside through your train window.

For more information or to sign up, please contact Dr. Alan Lane at or call 252-399-6494.

International Business Experience - Guatemala

March 4 - 11, 2016

Cost: $1,200

An immersion experience on the shores of Lago Atitlán - recognized by several traveling authors as the world's most beautiful lake. The lake is surrounded by dormant volcanoes and people of both Maya- and Spanish-descent. Students receive three hours of credit for MKT420 - International Marketing and need to register for the course.

For more information or to sign up, please contact Dr. Charles Lanier at or call 252-399-6429.

Summer Study in Mexico

June 26 - July 17, 2106
(optional extension: July 18 - 24)

Cost: $2,400 (does not include insurance or airfare)
Add $800 for optional extension

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For more information or to sign up, please contact Dr. Sharon Montano at or call 252-399-6460.

Contact Us

Amelia Martin
Coordinator of International Study
Barton College
P.O. Box 5000
Wilson, NC 27893
800-345-4973 x6981