International Education Opportunities
La Salle has strong ties with the American University of Rome in Italy, the National University of Ireland in Galway, Universidad La Salle in Mexico City, and Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia, where students have the opportunity to gain a semester-long learning experience. Students may also gain acceptance to semester-long programs in Brazil, China, England, France, Mexico, South Africa, and Spain through the Lasallian International Programs Consortium. In addition, the Multicultural and International Center provides various levels of support for students wanting to study at other destinations.
La Salle offers semester-long courses with travel components included to enhance the educational experience. Past courses have included: The Lasallian World: View from United States and Guatemala; Comparative Business Practices—Germany or France and the United States; Education to Globalization in India; Conflict Resolution: Ireland; Narrative Versions of the Vietnam War; International Film in Prague; and Globalization and Tradition in 21st-Century China.
EXCHANGE PROGRAMS WITH LASALLIAN SCHOOLS IN MEXICO
La Salle has exchange agreements with Lasallian schools in Mexico. This allows students to study at Universidad La Salle Mexico City as part of a special study abroad program taught in English. At least one semester of Spanish is required, and service learning/internship experiences are part of the program. Students with high Spanish proficiency may take a full schedule of course offerings in Mexico City or at Universidad La Salle in Obregon.