Toccoa Falls College offers various study abroad opportunities to its students. Previously, students have had the opportunity to be globally engaged in Israel, Greece, Turkey, Peru, Great Britain, France, Holland, and Germany. Add to your college experience by travelling the world and earning college credit.
Spring 2014 – HIS/HUM/REL/THE 383 Study Abroad in Europe – March 14-24th, 2014
Students taking this three semester hour Study Abroad course will experience Austria, Germany, and Poland, while visiting museums, concentration camps, and experimentation laboratories. Students will also be taking a closer look at key figures of the Confessing Church, including Dietrich Bonhoeffer, in the fight for human dignity during WWII. Planned free time is also scheduled. Click here for additional information.
Summer 2014 – COM 383 – Study Abroad: Communicating Culture – June 4-18th 2014
The course will also endeavor to highlight the cultural power of the “humanities” by requiring each student to choose a “culture maker” to research. Students will choose an artist, writer, poet, filmmaker, philosopher, etc. from the European cultural context and seek to specifically how the individual and the individual’s work served to perpetuate/produce culture. Click here for additional information.
Winterim 2015 – HIS/REL/BIB 383: Study Abroad in Israel Dec. 29th, 2014- Jan. 12th, 2015
This course is designed to offer the student a geographical, cultural, and biblical overview of the nation of Israel. The course will achieve this end through three main avenues: 1) In-field experience of Israel in the form of a tour of significant sites. 2) Pre-tour meetings and readings that concentrate on cultural and biblical issues relating to Israel. 3) Academic research of cultural and biblical issues relating to Israel. Click here for additional information.
The forms in the packet are listed below; some are available for download as indicated:
- Study Abroad Student Checklist
- Study Abroad Application
- TFC Crisis Management Policy
- Student Responsibility and Waiver Form
- Basic Guide to Passports/Visas & ISIC cards
All application materials and forms should be returned to the Registrar’s Office
Other Study Abroad Opportunities
Through coordinating with ‘Jerusalem University College’ and ‘Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU)’ TFC students can get up to a semester’s worth of credit through the following programs. Apply through both the Registrar’s Office at TFC and with JUC or Bestsemester.
Pre-requisites include a Minimum GPA and second semester sophomore status (with at least 30 hours earned in residence).
Semester Abroad Internship
Primarily for majors that include a cross-cultural element please visit the semester abroad portion of our website which is maintained by the World Missions Department