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Ireland: 6 Credit Option

ENGR 3000 Global Leadership for Engineers & ENGR 2200 Strength of Materials or IMSE 4380 Six Sigma Methodology

Maximize your summer experience and earn 6 hours of MU engineering credit in Ireland! You will be spending close to 6 weeks in Ireland taking the following MU College of Engineering courses:

ENGR 3000 Irish History & Culture (3 credit hours)Experience Ireland’s rich history and culture while learning about their latest engineering and science innovations in Galway, Killarney, Cork, and Dublin.

Ireland

With the goal to train our engineers to be successful in the 21st century global competitive market, this course provides students with introductory global competencies in leadership and management and the engineering profession through professional development sessions as well as corporate and cultural site visits in Ireland.

Please visit the program page for a full description of program activities.

Pre-requisites: none

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ENGR 2200 Strength of Materials: Join MU Engineering professor, Robert Winholtz, for Strength of Materials this summer at Trinity College, a world renowned academic institution. In addition to the campus culture at Trinity College and the surrounding area, there will be tours and activities available to fit around your class schedule. Classes and company projects will be held Monday-Thursday, with three-day weekends to allow more time to explore.

Please visit the program page for a full description of program activities.

Pre-requisites: ENGR 1200 Statics

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IMSE 4380 Six Sigma Methodology: Join MU Engineering professor, James Noble, for Six Sigma Methodology this summer at Trinity College, a world renowned academic institution. In addition to the campus culture at Trinity College and the surrounding area, there will be tours and activities available to fit around your class schedule. Classes and company projects will be held Monday-Thursday, with three-day weekends to allow more time to explore.

Please visit the program page for a full description of program activities.

Pre-requisites: Either IMSE 2110, IMSE 4110, or STAT 4710

Program Dates
Students depart the United States on Sunday, May 20, 2018 and return on Saturday, June 30, 2018.

Program Activities

Please visit the program page for a full description of program activities.

Costs

Program Fee: $5,394*
* Includes housing, international health insurance, Engineering Study Abroad fees, International Center fees, cultural excursions, local transportation and some meals.

Additional Costs:

  • Tuition & Educational Fees (3 credits hours): $2,518*
    * Based on Missouri Resident tuition & fees
  • Roundtrip Airfare: $1,200-$1,300
  • Personal Expenditure Estimates
    Additional Meals & Personal Allowance $1,000

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Non-Residents

These budgets are an estimate valid at the time of printing and are subject to change. Depending on your personal spending habits, you may spend more or less than the figures provided. The given amounts are estimated costs based on current exchange rates and on the information provided to us by your host program or institution.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid packages are typically granted in the form of low-interest student loans that cover all trip related expenses (tuition, fees, accommodations, activities and personal expenses)

To be considered for aid, you must:

  • Be enrolled in a study abroad trip
  • Complete your financial aid worksheet with your study abroad advisor
  • Take the sheet to Student Financial Aid in 11 Jesse Hall to meet with a financial aid advisor (no appointment necessary or an appointment can be made through MU Connect).

If you are awarded financial aid for study abroad, it will be applied to your MU account according to the regular financial aid disbursement schedule.

Apply

Applications can be submitted here.

First come, first serve basis until the course is full (limited to 30 students).

Registration deadline: March 23, 2018

Course Instructors

Dr. Andy Winholtz – Strength of Materials
Dr. Jim Noble – Six Sigma Methodology
Dr. Miguel Ayllon – Global Leadership
Lindsey Wisnewski – Global Leadership

Students at Irish power plant