Rice in Country Overview
We offer Rice in Country, Rice faculty-led summer study abroad programs. Students earn 6 credits in 6 weeks through a combination of coursework, homestay, community engagement, cultural excursions, and interaction with local language partners. Rice in Country programs fulfill the experiential learning requirement for the Certificate in Language and Intercultural Communication.
While continuing to monitor the ongoing health and safety concerns related to COVID-19, we are making plans for Rice in Country for summer 2022.
We are looking forward to the summer of 2022 and hope to launch new programs for additional languages! We are currently planning programs in Costa Rica, Egypt, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Portugal, Spain, and Taiwan. Watch the videos to find out about past programs. Learn more about important dates, eligibility requirements, etc. at the links below.