2014 News || Oakwood University

Students Can Apply Now to Study Abroad Next Year

Wednesday, April 02 2014 15:20

by Zawadi Nicholas, student writer  


In partnership with the Adventist Colleges Abroad Consortium (ACA), Oakwood University students can participate in various study abroad programs in Argentina, Austria, Brazil, England, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Lebanon, Spain, and Ukraine.

The ACA offers semester-long, year-long and summer programs for students wishing to earn college credits while exploring different cultures. In addition to core classes, students develop proficiency in the language of their host country while touring and enjoying many cultural experiences. Students of all majors are encouraged to External link participate.

Seven Oakwood students are currently finishing a year of studying abroad through ACA:

Jenna Ruff

Pierre Demesmin

Kimberly Kelly

Lauren Crystal Eaton

Argentina: Universidad Adventista del Plata

Vashon Joshua Williams

Austria: Seminar Schloss Bogenhofen

Amber Rei Buchanan

Reanna Hazelwood

Spain: Escuela Superior de Español de Sagunto

Individuals interested in studying abroad must first be a student at Oakwood University, or at any other Adventist Colleges Abroad Consortium institution. Students will need parental signatures, two passport-sized photos, and the $100 application fee. For more information, contact Mrs. Gloria Brooks in Oakwood's English and Foreign Languages Department, (256) 726-7186, or visit the ACA website. External link