Business deals succeed when you understand the culture you’re working with — whether you’re in Hong Kong or London, New York or Tokyo.
At JWU, you can build that understanding through our business study abroad programs as early as freshman year.
Work with real companies during our summers abroad, and learn different management styles, gain leadership and communication skills and overcome challenges you'll face on your successful career path. Costa Rica Explore social activism’s link to entrepreneurship in urban San José, visit family-run coffee and sugarcane farms in rural Monteverde, and travel into the La Fortuna rainforest to learn about ecotourism. Milan, Italy Milan is home to Prada, Gucci, Armani and Versace — and there’s no better place to study fashion. You’ll trace the design and marketing process from sketch to consumer. Visits to cultural and historic landmarks round out the experience. South Korea Learn the secrets of South Korea’s incredible success in the global marketplace. Studying at Sejong University in Seoul, you’ll examine Asian management styles, analyze the corporate strategies of Samsung and Hyundai, and explore the consumer markets. Summer Work Abroad Program (SWAP) Work on a real-world project in one of three tracks: Sweden (marketing communications), Italy and Albania (international business) and Ireland (operations management).