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  • Bishkek: Central Asian Studies

    Study Abroad

    Central Asian Studies is an innovative program preparing students for international careers. Based in the fascinating and historically significant region of Central Asia, this semester program combines our intensive Russian as a Second Language course with an expansive study of the history, culture, and geopolitics of the region.

    The program includes travel to Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan

    Study Abroad

    Snapshot

    Language:
    English and Russian
    Location:
    Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Terms:
    Fall, Spring
    Topics:
    Anthropology, Central Asian Languages, Geopolitics, History, Identity Studies, International Relations, Russian Language
  • Bishkek: Russian as a Second Language

    Study Abroad

    In Bishkek, you will find a highly personalized and customizable program of intensive language instruction. Although one of our most popular locations, class sizes in Bishkek are the smallest. You will be able to focus on your language skills through personalized attention and optional, specialized language electives, including study of other Central Asian languages. Peer tutoring and an integrated cultural program focusing on Central Asian cultures will take your learning outside the classroom as can optional travel opportunities and active, recommended home stays.

    Study Abroad

    Snapshot

    Language:
    Russian
    Location:
    Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Terms:
    Summer, Fall, Spring
    Topics:
    Central Asian Languages, History, Literature, Russian Language
  • Bishkek: The Geopolitics of Central Asia

    Study Abroad

    Spend your summer in Central Asia, gaining a broad understanding of the geopolitics, culture, and history of the region. We will look specifically at the New Great Game as a renewed struggle for hegemony and control over natural resources in Central Asia between competing global and regional powers, the Central Asian republics themselves, and neighboring states. Includes a week trip to Uzbekistan and 3 days on horseback in the Kyrgyz mountains.

    Study Abroad

    Snapshot

    Language:
    English
    Location:
    Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
    Terms:
    Summer
    Topics:
    Geopolitics, History, Identity Studies, Russian Language