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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Group Summer Program Language: English
GPA req.: 2.5 Housing: On campus residence hall
Program Description:
Baylor in Great Britain 2018

Great Britain

Date: Summer Session 2 (July 4-August 5, 2018)
Where: London, United Kingdom

Approximate Cost: $5,400-5,900 plus tuition and airfare
Application Deadline: until full

More information about the costs for the 2018 program is on the program's main website: www.baylor.edu/britain.

Program Description
BAYLOR in Great Britain is the largest and oldest summer study abroad program at Baylor. Available for full-time Baylor students, Baylor in Great Britain is a 5-week residential program in London with three optional trips to Paris, Dublin, and Prague. The program resides at Imperial College in the heart of South Kensington. Located near the Royal Albert Hall, Hyde Park, the Victoria & Albert and Science and Natural History Museums, Imperial provides easy access to London’s public transportation system and British Rail.

BGB provides continuing study and travel opportunities throughout the British Isles, including faculty-escorted train day trips to destinations such as Oxford, Cambridge, Canterbury, Dover, Salisbury, Stratford-upon-Avon, York and Edinburgh, Scotland.

BGB allows ample time for you to explore England and enjoy London theatrical performances on your own after morning classes and on weekends. Your First-Class Britrail Flexipass allows you to coordinate personal travel with your group of friends.

Applications will be considered for acceptance into the Baylor in Great Britain program when the $1000 deposit is received. Students who submit their application and deposit by November 1st will be given top priority in course selection.

Students must take two courses from the 16 offered by eight different professors. All students must take one PRIMARY course and one READINGS course.

PRIMARY COURSES
ECO 2306-1B:  Principles of Microeconomics
ENG 2301-1B: British Literature
HIS 1307-1B: World History 1500 to the Present
QBA 3305-1B:  Introduction to Business Analytics (pre-req QBA 2302)
BUS 4385-1B:  Strategic Management (1 pre-req may be waived)
MKT 3305-1B:  Principles of Marketing
PSY 3380-1B:  Forensic Psychology
PSY 4V96-1B: Introduction to Clinical Psychology 


READINGS COURSES
ECO 3390-1B:  Comparative Health Care Systems
ENG 3378-1B: Special Topics: Travel Writing
HIS 4340-1B: Special Topics in History: The Castle in Medieval Britain
MIS 4398-1B:  Managing the Information Technology Resource
MGT 4398-1B:  Contemporary Issues in Leadership
MKT 4398-1B:  Current Issues in Strategic Marketing
PSY 3318-1B:  Psychology of Memory
PSY/MH/NSC 4312-1B: Behavioral Medicine


Program Directors
Dr. James Henderson
Professor- Economics

(254) 710-4139
Foster, Economics 320.12

Dr. Charles Weaver
Professor- Psychology and Neuroscience
(254) 710-2240
BSB A327



Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2 2018 03/01/2018 03/15/2018 07/04/2018 08/05/2018