Development Timeline

Passport to Learning - Development Timeline

Faculty-led Study Abroad Program Development Timeline
18-12 months prior to departure Define program concept and submit Preliminary Proposal for Faculty-led International Program to the Study Abroad Advisory Committee
11-8 months prior to departure Complete program development incorporating committee feedback
8 months prior to departure Complete Final Proposal for Faculty-led Internationa

Program Development

Passport to Learning - Program Development

Self-Support Faculty-Led Study Abroad Program Development

Successful faculty-led study abroad program development is a combination of paperwork, legwork, and teamwork. Early planning is important to ensure adequate time to develop the program, secure the required campus approvals, and recruit students. Faculty should expect to begin the process a year to 18 months in advance.

Faculty Resources

Faculty Resources

Are you interested in teaching in an experiential learning environment? Do you want to enrich your teaching and research and develop a unique cultural immersion and learning program for your students? If so, you are invited to explore developing a Passport to Learning program through Regional & Continuing Education (RCE).

Passport Travel Study Abroad Programs

Where Will Your Education Take You?

Passport to Learning offers CSU, Chico students, as well as students from other universities, the opportunity to travel and learn in unique, short term, faculty-led study abroad programs offered during winter and summer. Developed by dedicated faculty and designed to enhance your educational experience, these programs are exciting ways to experience the language, culture, and people of the host country while earning credit toward your degree. Get ready to discover your Passport to Learning!