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  • Locations: Vaasa, Finland
  • Program Terms: Summer 1
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Program Description:

Program Dates: May 10 - June 5, 2018


This study abroad program will provide an international experience where students explore key topics in cultural diversity in health and illness and international nursing in Finland with nursing students at a Finnish university and within the Finnish culture.  This experience will enhance the students' understanding of caring for patients from different cultural backgrounds. 

Cost: $5,700

  • tuition for 3 c.h.
  • international health insurance
  • in-program transfer transportation
  • lodging
  • airfare
  • excursions
  • most meals
  • in-country support
Does not include:
  • passport fees
  • visa fees (if applicable)
  • some meals
  • spending money

Undergraduate Courses:

NURS 4220

Graduate Courses:

Not available.

Accommodations & Meals:

Students will be housed in EFO Student Hostel, apartments with separate bedrooms and bathrooms, shared furnished kitchen, linens and towels provided.


  • Collaborate with Novia faculty in Finland for lectures
  • Cultural excursions in the area

Accessibility: ability to walk up to five miles per day


Minimum 2.0 GPA
Applicants must meet all required nursing courses below 4210 (or obtain permission of faculty)

Faculty Leaders

This program is currently not accepting applications.