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European Business Program: Sports Management, Marketing, Human Resources & Legal Studies

THIS PROGRAM HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR 2022 BECAUSE OF ONGOING COVID-19 TRAVEL ADVISORIES.

A three-week, study abroad experience in London and Paris!             May 16 - June 5, 2022

Program Overview Video: Learn More Here

Program Brochure

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Take up to 6-7 credits:.

Courses Offered:

Internship Courses:

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All students must complete an application including 2 letters of reference from faculty/staff by October 29, 2021

 

Why take this opportunity?

  • Gain international exposure in business: Marketing, Sport Management, Human Resources and Legal Studies
  • Experience different cultures
  • Explore capital cities in England and France 
  • Visit iconic cultural landmarks 
  • Go to a game in the French Open Tournament
  • Gain an international perspective that will remain with you forever
  • HRMG 490—Internship Substitution (SABR 381)
  • LEGL 490—Internship Substitution (SABR 381)
  • MGMT 490/490-I--Internship Substitution (SABR 381)
  • MKTG 490—Internship Substitution (SABR 381)
  • SPMG 290– Internship Substitution (SABR 381) OR
  • SPMG 390—Internship Substitution (SABR 381)

Capstone Courses:

  • BUSN 495—Business Planning Capstone (4 credits)
  • SPMG 495—Sport Management Capstone (4 credits)
  • CAPS 794—MBA Capstone

Human Resources Courses:

  • HRMG 213—Human Resource Management
  • HRMG 431—Negotiation & Dispute Resolution
  • HRMG 700—Human Resources Management

Legal Studies Courses:

  • LEGL 210—Business Law Foundations
  • LEGL 334—Legal Aspects of Sport Management
  • LEGL 710—Ethical & Legal Framework 

Marketing Courses:

  • MKTG 211—Marketing Foundations
  • MKTG 421—International Marketing
  • MKTG 610—Marketing Strategies
  • MKTG 638—Marketing in a Multicultural Environ
  • SPMK 350—Sport Marketing

Social Science Elective:

  • SABR 381—Study Abroad Experience

Throughout the program students have support and guidance from Davenport faculty while having ample opportunity for personal exploration and sightseeing.  Study Abroad is a huge plus on your resume!

Faculty Directors 

Dr. Todd Pitts (Sports Management)

Davenport University 
W.A. Lettinga Campus 
616.554.4716
866.925.3884 (Toll Free) 
todd.pitts@davenport.edu

Dr. Linda Goulet (Marketing)

616.233.3402

lgoulet3@davenport.edu

Dr. Misty Davis (Legal Studies & Human Resources)

616.871.3983

mdavis125@davenport.edu 

   
Projected program cost: $7,200**
** Pricing may change due to circumstances beyond university control, particularly with shifting COVID-19 testing costs.

Program cost includes:

  • Roundtrip Airfare  
  • Room & Breakfast
  • Train -London to Paris
  • Ticket to one French Open Tournament game
  • All Business Visits and Excursions
  • Health insurance while abroad

Additional expenses:

  • Textbooks & Calculator
  • Registration Fee
  • Additional Airline Baggage Fee
  • Passport charges
  • DU Standard Tuition
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Personal Spending (approx. $1,000)

Timeline:

  • Student Application Deadline (including references):              Friday, October 29, 2021
  • Applicant Decision Deadline:                                                Tuesday, November 30, 2021
  • First Student Deposit ($500):                                               Friday, December 17, 2021
  • 2nd Student Payment (50% of Balance):                                Friday, January 28, 2022
  • Final Student Payment (Remaining Balance):                         Friday, March 18, 2022
  • Pre-Departure Orientation:                                                   Saturday, April 9, 2022
  • Departure:                                                                          Monday, May 16, 2022
  • Return:                                                                               Saturday, June 4, 2022

 Download the program brochure HERE