Study Abroad Programs: ACCT
Escape the winter blues with an exciting week at the Walt Disney World® Resort in sunny Central Florida! This week long travel course will provide you with behind-the-scenes access to one of the United States’ most successful companies. We will work with Walt Disney Company professionals to take a closer look at the company’s leadership style, approach to teamwork, incorporation of creativity into the workplace, and unmatched customer service. We will explore the various aspects of business in which the Walt Disney Company operates and gain hands on experience through discussion with Walt Disney Company professionals in the accounting and finance field, meetings with OSU students completing internships on property, and have the chance to speak with a retired Executive VP of Operations with the Walt Disney World® Resort, Florida.
DEADLINE TO APPLY:
SEPTEMBER 30, 2016
The class will visit many famous organizations and sites on WALL STREET such as the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Standard and Poor’s, NYMEX, Morgan Stanley, UBS, Bloomberg, the STATUE OF LIBERTY and the MUSEUM OF AMERICAN FINANCE among others. The course will also include a walking tour of WALL STREET and a Business Card Social with OSU alumni working on Wall Street. Class will meet selected times before Spring Break on the OSU-Stillwater campus. These sessions will covercoursework for the program and allow students to bond as a group and learn about exciting activities planned for the trip to Wall Street.
Explore Munich, the cultural hub of Germany, this summer! Where you will stay near the Marienplatz, the central square of Munich outlined with beautiful architecture and crowded with shops and bistros. You will be exposed to German culture and business, while analyzing unique aspects of the corporate government in Germany, understanding country-specific accounting, financial, and economic challenges, and discuss current economic topics including the state of the European Union, immigration, and effects of climate change on business. This trip includes visits to both accounting and corporate firms as well as visits to several cultural attractions such as Nymphenburg Palace, Hofbrauhaus, Olympiapark, the BMW Museum and day trips to Dachau and Salzburg.
This program combines 6 hours of credit coursework with sightseeing, company visits, and tours. The program is held at the respected REGENTS UNIVERSITY, located within Regents Park in NORTH CENTRAL LONDON. Facilities on campus at Regents include dorm style sleeping rooms, food services, classrooms, computer lab, library, laundry and lounge area. Coursework is supplemented by visits such as ISN, CAMBRIDGE, OXFORD, PHILLIPS66, BMW/ MINI COOPER FACTORY, AND MORE! Weekends in London are considered “free weekends” where students will have the opportunity to travel on their own or do additional sight-seeing. Other sightseeing opportunities in London are: BUCKINGHAM PALACE, the NATIONAL GALLERY, the LONDON EYE and the TOWER OF LONDON.