Japan Technology Management Field Trip

Travel to Japan for 2 weeks with Management Information Systems Professor David Gomillion and earn 3 credit hours of course work!

Watch the video HERE to learn more about the program.


Upcoming Informational

Tuesday, October 26 at 8PM via Zoom: Join HERE

Program Dates

May 15 – 26, 2022

Application Deadline

November 1, 2021


  • Open to all majors
  • Sophomore (U2), Junior (U3), or Senior (U4) classification
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Attend spring 2022 course (date/time TBD)


Status TBD

Program Course

ISTM/IBUS 440: International Technology Management (spring 2022)

Estimated Cost

$5,610 (see breakdown of expenses below)

Administrative fees for EA and CIBS (billed to Howdy) $500
Program fee* (billed to Howdy) $3,300
Round-trip airfare (billed to Howdy) $1,500
A&M tuition (3 credit hours) Part of spring tuition
Meals (not included) $200
Passport fees $110
Personal expenses Varies

*Program fee includes accommodation, in-country travel, some meals, and corporate and cultural visits.


November 1, 2021

Program application deadline. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Students will be notified of program acceptance through their A&M email address.

Confirm Participation

Once acceptance email has been received, the selected participant must return to their Education Abroad Portal application and confirm their participation or withdraw their application by the CIBS deadline.

Confirmed participants must pay the $500 administrative fee accessible through Howdy. Failure to pay the deposit by the CIBS deadline indicated in the acceptance email will result in withdrawal from the program.

The remaining program charges will be billed during the fall 2021 semester and tuition for the course will be billed in January 2022. Installment plans can be utilized if enrolled before the SBS deadline.

Fall 2021

Students must apply for a passport if they do not already have one.  Processing times are currently taking 16-18 weeks for expedited service.

October 12, 2021

University-Wide Scholarship application deadline for winter programs (applications open on September 10, 2021). Visit uwide.tamu.edu to apply to all eligible scholarships.

If your FAFSA is current, you may request an Education Abroad Financial Aid Request Form from CIBS and meet with the Scholarships & Financial Aid office to request financial aid for the program.

January 2022

Ensure you are enrolled in corresponding course by the first week of classes.

Spring 2022

Participate in on-campus lecture and attend pre-departure meetings to prepare for field trip to Japan.

May 2022

Depart for Japan! Explore the Japanese business, cultural, and political environment through guest lectures, corporate visits, and cultural excursions.


For questions, please contact the CIBS office at cibs@mays.tamu.edu or (979) 845-5234.