South Africa Accounting Field Trip
Travel to South Africa for 2 weeks with Accounting Professor Joan Sanders and earn 3 credit hours of course work!
May 24, 2022 – June 3, 2022
Click HERE to view the program’s itinerary!
January 14, 2022
- Open to ACCT majors only
- Junior (U3) or senior (U4) classification
- Minimum 2.5 GPA
- Course Prerequisite: ACCT 327
- Attend spring 2022 course (date/time TBD)
COVID-19 VACCINATION REQUIREMENT
ACCT/IBUS 430: Global Immersion in Accounting (spring 2022)
$7,000 (see breakdown of expenses below)
|Administrative fees for EA and CIBS (billed to Howdy)||$500|
|Program fee* (billed to Howdy)||TBD|
|Round-trip airfare (billed to Howdy)||$1,500|
|A&M tuition (3 credit hours)||Part of spring tuition|
|Meals (not included)||$100|
|TOTAL ESTIMATED EXPENSES||$7,000|
*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.
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.
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.
Ensure you are enrolled in ACCT 430 by the first week of classes.
Participate in on-campus lecture and attend pre-departure meetings to prepare for field trip to South Africa.
May 27, 2022
Depart for Africa! Explore the accounting and business environment of South Africa through guest lectures, corporate visits, and cultural excursions.
For questions, please contact the CIBS office at email@example.com or (979) 845-5234.