Study Abroad


Lamar University students travel to Hong Kong, Guangzhou, and Beijing, China on an 11-day excursion to factories, historical sites and shopping hubs.

Examples of Past China Stops:

  • Crocs Shoe Factory
  • Hyundai Motors
  • Oracle Software Systems
  • Lenovo Computer Company
  • Invest Hong Kong
  • the Shanghai Apple store

Students will also have an opportunity to meet with representatives of the Chinese Ministry of Commerce and visit the Shanghai Futures Exchange.

Costa Rica and Panama 

The first few days of this study abroad trip are dedicated to Costa Rica. Experiences in Costa Rica will include visits to Costa Rican & Multinational Companies, Poás Volcano National Park, Doka Estate Coffee, Authentic homestay with a Costa Rican family.

The last few days in Panama will include: visits to Panamanian & Multinational Companies, Panama Canal Authority, Tour of Casco Viejo (Old Town Panama City), Live performance of Folclórica Panameña.


Lamar University College of Business has established a semester exchange program with ESC Rennes, School of Business in Rennes, France.
English taught courses are available. For more information visit:


In Alicante, Spain, students will have the opportunity to:

  • Attend international seminars in Finance, Management, Marketing and Tourism at the campus of the University of Alicante.
  • Visit Spanish multinational companies
  • Explore major Spanish cities in the Valencia region of Spain
  • Become aware of cultural differences, develop language skills within a cultural context and become more culturally sensitive and accepting.

Three field trips are scheduled in major cities of Valencia region to observe the local economic development and public management in Europe. Students can make professional contacts, gain a sense of direction for their future career and gain a sense of responsibility in working on a project

To request information on a study abroad trip please click the button below. A representative from the study abroad office will contact you with rates, scholarships and trip details.

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Graduate Scholarship Opportunities

Steinhagen Global Fellows

The Janie Nelson Steinhagen and Mark Steinhagen Global Fellows were established due to the generosity of Janie and Mark Steinhagen to foster study abroad among graduate students in the College of Business. The Janie Nelson Steinhagen and Mark Steinhagen Global Fellows will be awarded on a competitive basis to outstanding scholars who complete an application and essay describing how being a global fellow will enhance their educational experience and help them achieve their career goals.