4.4 - 256 Reviews

Kentucky Institute for International Studies / KIIS

https://www.kiis.org/

Kentucky Institute for International Studies / KIIS is a program provider offering 27 abroad programs. Programs offered include Study Abroad abroad programs in 19 countries such as Morocco, Spain, Greece, and Japan.

The Kentucky Institute for International Studies (KIIS) is a non-profit consortium of colleges and universities.

Since 1975, KIIS has provided international educational experiences in Europe, Asia, Africa, Canada, and Latin America for over 9000 participants.

KIIS currently offers 24 summer and 4 semester study-abroad programs in Argentina, Austria-Bregenz, Berlin, China, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, Greece, Istanbul, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Munich, Paris, Prague, Quebec, Salzburg, Slavic Europe (Poland/Ukraine), Spain, and Tanzania.

KIIS also coordinates professional development programs for health care workers, law enforcement, seminarians, social workers, and teachers.

KIIS is recognized as a leader in international education and is one of the most cost-effective study abroad organizations in the United States. We strive to provide the widest range of students and faculty from across the academic spectrum with a life-changing international experience.

KIIS has four primary objectives:

- to establish high-quality, low-cost, academically sound study abroad programs for students
- to provide faculty from member institutions a means for professional growth
- to create language and culture programs for professionals and develop links with their counterparts in foreign countries
- to promote the study of foreign languages.

KIIS also seeks to develop new opportunities for international experiences which meet the needs of students, faculty, academic institutions, and community organizations, always taking into consideration the changing times and shifting demands of a global society.

Visit www.kiis.org for detailed program information.

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October 15, 2019
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Israel & Egypt
KIIS: Israel & Egypt

The KIIS Israel & Egypt program is designed to give students an introduction to the rich diversity and complexities of the region through an interdisciplinary pair of ...

4.7

12 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Bregenz - Experience Bregenz (Summer)
KIIS: Bregenz - Experience Bregenz (Summer)

Bregenz is a medium-size city of approximately 30,000 inhabitants rich in natural and cultural beauty. A city of regional importance dating back to the Romans, Bregenz lie...

4.6

8 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)
KIIS: Traveling - Experience Japan (Summer)

The KIIS summer program in Japan offers students an opportunity to discover one of the world’s most sophisticated and dynamic nations. A sublime blend of tradition and tec...

4.6

17 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Winter Program
KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Winter Program

Students spend the first five days in Florence living within walking distance of the most famous museums and sites in Italy's Renaissance capital. The program then moves t...

4.5

15 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Summer Program
KIIS: Italy - Experience Italy, Summer Program
Florence, Italy: Tuscany, Italy: Traveling, Italy plus 1 other location

The KIIS summer program in Italy is a four-week program that begins in Florence, a beautiful Tuscan city situated on the banks of the Arno River, and then moves to the cou...

4.7

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Cuba
KIIS: Cuba

KIIS Cuba is a 15 day program centered in Havana with travel to Viñales, Cienfuegos, and Trinidad. As the largest island in the Caribbean, Cuba has been profoundly affecte...

4.8

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Tazania - Experience Tanzania, Summer Program
KIIS: Tazania - Experience Tanzania, Summer Program

The KIIS Tanzania program includes service-learning/internships for students in health related majors such as medicine, nursing, health administration, public health and s...

3.6

5 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Sevogia - Experience Segovia Spring Semester Program
KIIS: Sevogia - Experience Segovia Spring Semester Program

Offering Spanish Language, Literature, Spanish Business, Writing, and CultureOptional (non-credit): Pewter Workship taught by Local ArtisanHonors Augmentation and Independ...

4.8

3 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Paris - Munich Winter Program
KIIS: Paris - Munich Winter Program

Course: "Cuisine and Culture in Paris & Munich" (Interdisciplinary Studies)...

4.3

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Barcelona - Experience Barcelona (Summer)
KIIS: Barcelona - Experience Barcelona (Summer)

The KIIS summer program in Barcelona integrates traditional classroom setting with the use of the city as an open classroom. The architecture of Antoni Gaudi marks the 19t...

4.4

10 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Greece - Experience Greece, Summer Program
KIIS: Greece - Experience Greece, Summer Program

The KIIS summer program in Greece offers students the chance to study and travel for five weeks in a country of dramatic natural beauty and rich cultural traditions. The f...

4.6

4 reviews
Study Abroad Reviews for KIIS: Ecuador - Experience Ecuador, Summer Program
KIIS: Ecuador - Experience Ecuador, Summer Program

Since 1995, the KIIS summer program in Ecuador has been designed to take full advantage of the historical, cultural, and geographical diversity of this fascinating South A...

5.0

2 reviews