Egan School of Nursing & Health Studies
Fairfield's study abroad programs are designed to take students out of their comfort zone and expose them to new cultures and a wealth of new learning opportunities. Global Fairfield offers a wide range of study abroad opportunities for students including semester, year, summer, and faculty-led options. Below are programs recommended for our Egan School of Nursing & Health Studies students, which allow them to take major courses while abroad. All students applying to a semester or year-long program must have a declared major in order to be approved by Fairfield to proceed with study abroad acceptances.
Semester Program Options
Short-Term and Faculty-Led Options
AIFS Comparative Healthcare - Summer Program
Approved as a Nursing Elective for Nursing, Public Health, and Social Work Major/Minors
Next Offering TBA
The Lourdes Pilgrimage - Order of Malta American Association, is another opportunity for our Nursing students. The Lourdes Pilgrimage Scholarship is sponsored by: Joseph F. Berardino '72, Former University Trustee, and Gail T. Berardino, School Of Nursing Advisory Board Member. Through a competitive application process, two junior nursing students from Fairfield University are granted a scholarship to participate in the Lourdes Pilgrimage. The trip typically runs at the end of the junior spring semester.
Please note, this is a not-for-credit opportunity.