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  • Locations: Nuertingen, Germany
  • Program Terms: Academic Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CSU International Programs 
  • Restrictions: SDSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
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Class Standing: 3-Junior, 4-Senior Language of Instruction: English, German
Minimum GPA: 2.75 Field of Study: Business, Economics, German, International Business, Management, Marketing
Housing Options: Homestay, Residence Hall Credit Type: Resident Credit
Program Type: CSU International Program SDSU Office: 1-Study Abroad (ISC)
Program Description:

GERMANY: BUSINESS AT NUERTINGEN-GEISLINGEN UNIVERSITY

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Academic Year Applications
February 1: Priority Deadline
March 1: Secondary Deadline 
April 1: Late Applicant Deadline

Note: CSU IP recommends that students apply by the priority deadline as available spaces may be limited on popular programs.
 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

GPA Requirement
2.75 Cumulative GPA
 
CSU Class Standing
Junior or Senior.
 
Pre-requisites
Business Administration, Business Calculus, Financial Accounting, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics and Writing.
 

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Subjects Available
Accounting International Business
Business International Management
Economics Management
Finance Marketing
German  

CLICK HERE to view the online course catalog.

Academic Credit
Students are required to take the equivalent of 15 CSU units per semester, in addition to the 6 unit Preparatory Language Program (PLP).

CLICK HERE to view the Academic Bulletin for this program for further details regarding course credits and academic policies. 
 
Cost
Students pay the same tuition for Germany: Business at Nuertingen-Geislingen University as the tuition paid for their home CSU campus. For more information on costs, including accommodations, travel and other expenses, see the Budget Estimates above.

Program Dates
CSU IP students spend an Academic Year abroad on this program. The traditional German academic cycle begins in early August to July. 

Academic Year: August to July.


PROGRAM OVERVIEW

The Germany: Business at Nuertingen-Geislingen University program is affiliated with the University of Applied Sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen (Hoschole für Wirtschaft und Umwelt Nürtingen-Geislingen), located near Stuttgart. CSU IP has an agreement with the State of Baden-Württemberg, which is in southwest Germany and is home to world-renowned universities, such as University of Applied Sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen. The CSU IP program is administered by a Program Coordinator, based in Tuebingen, who is available to students throughout the year. 

GermanyThe Germany: Business at Nuertingen-Geislingen University program begins with a six week Preparatory Language Program (PLP) in Horb, a small town near Tübingen. PLP courses offer instruction in German grammar, reading, writing and conversation and often include cultural excursions. After completion of the PLP, students begin their regular courses at the University of Applied Sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen. Courses at the university are taught in English, however, CSU IP students are required to study the German language during both the fall and spring semesters.

More information about the courses offered at the University of Applied Sciences Nürtingen-Geislingen can be found here. For more information about the academic program, students may refer to the CSU IP Academic Bulletin. Note that course offerings are subject to change and may not be offered during the year of intended study. 


LOCATION

Nürtingen is situated on the river Neckar, approximately 20 miles to the south east of Stuttgart. The city, which has a population of approximately 40,000, has a history which dates back to the middle ages. The city is home to a wide variety of cycling and hiking trails and also boasts a number of museums and free cultural events. 


HOUSING

Housing is coordinated by CSU IP staff in Germany. During the PLP in Horb, students live with host families. In Nürtingen, students have a variety of dormitory options available to them and the on-site staff will assist students with these housing arrangements.  



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/20/2019 03/15/2019 TBA TBA