|Program Sponsor:||CSU International Programs|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|GPA Requirement:||2.75 (If you do not meet the GPA requirement, contact CSU IP as you still may be eligible to apply)||Class Standing:||Graduate, Junior, Senior|
|Language of Instruction:||English, German||Language Prerequisite:||4+ sem/6+ qtr college-level German|
|Areas of Study:||AACSB Accreditation, Agriculture, AMBA Accreditation, Anthropology, Art, Art (Studio), Biology, Business, Chemistry, Child Development, Early Childhood Education, Classics, Communications, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, EQUIS Accreditation, European Studies, Geography, German, History, Information Technology, International Business, International Relations, Jewish Studies, Liberal Studies, Linguistics, Mathematics, Philosophy, Photography, Physical Science, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Social Work, Sociology|
GERMANY: UNIVERSITIES OF BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG
February 1: Priority Deadline
March 1: Secondary Deadline
April 1: Late Applicant Deadline
Note: CSU IP recommends that students apply by the priority deadline. If spaces are available, student may submit applications for the later deadlines, but may need to be flexible regarding their program options, available spaces may be limited on popular programs.
PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
Minimum 2.75 GPA; Students must be enrolled at a CSU campus no later than fall term prior to departure, or eligible to enter from a community college by spring term of the program start date.
Completion of 4 semesters/6 quarters of college-level German language.
Students are required to take the equivalent of 15 CSU units per semester, in addition to the 6 unit Preparatory Language Program (PLP).
Students pay the same tuition for Germany: Music at Trossingen University of Music 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.
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 December & February to July.
The Germany: Universities of Baden-Württemberg program is associated with the State of Baden-Württemberg, which is in southwest Germany and is home to world-renowned universities. The CSU IP program is coordinated by a CSU on-site staff member and the Office of International Relations at the University of Tübingen. Students from every major are encouraged to participate, as a wide variety of educational opportunities are offered.
All students participate in a Preparatory Language Program (PLP) before the fall semester begins. PLP courses offer instruction in German grammar, reading, writing and conversation and often include cultural excursions. The location of the PLP is dependent upon the student’s academic year placement. Most PLP programs are 4 weeks in length. After the PLP, students move to their university placement.
Germany: Universities of Baden-Württemberg participants have the opportunity to study at universities in the State of Baden- Württemberg. Students select their top three choices of universities when completing the CSU IP application. Some universities where recent Germany: Universities of Baden-Württemberg participants have studied are:
- Biberach University of Applied Sciences
- Freiburg University of Education
- Furtwangen University of Applied Sciences
- Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
- Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences
- Konstanz University of Applied Sciences
- Ludwigsburg University of Education
- Mannheim University of Applied Sciences
- Nuertingen-Geislingen University of Applied Sciences
- Pforzheim University of Applied Scinces
- Reutlingen University of Applied Sciences
- Rottenburg University of Applied Sciences
- Stuttgart Media University
- Stuttgart State Academy of Art and Design
- Trossingen University of Music
- Ulm University of Applied Sciences
- University of Cooperative Education, Karlsruhe
- University of Freiburg
- University of Heidelberg
- University of Hohenheim
- University of Konstanz
- University of Mannheim (Business: AACSB/EQUIS/AMBA Accredited)
- University of Stuttgart
- University of Tuebingen
- University of Ulm
State of Baden-Württemberg, which is in southwest Germany and is home to world-renowned universities. It is the third largest state in the Federal Republic of Germany and one of the most economically powerful, with a focus on research and development.
Housing is coordinated by CSU IP staff in Germany. Students typically live in dormitories and will be notified of their dorm options when their host university has been assigned.