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Intensive Courses Abroad

Haiti ICA Group Photo

Intensive Courses Abroad (ICAs) offer the opportunity to have an international academic experience in a short period of time (generally 7 - 10 days during break weeks). ICAs are normally led by a Drexel faculty director, in conjunction with an on campus course before and/or after the tour. They include activities such as guest lectures, industry visits, and other hands on events that transform the city into a living laboratory. 

Check the individual program brochure for application deadlines. Applications are typically available 6 - 9 months in advance. New program options are offered every year, so be sure to check back for new offerings!

  • For Freshman Friendly ICA programs, click here.
  • For Graduate ICA programs, click here.                                                            
  • All undergraduate options are below. Restrictions may apply.

    Cliff Jumping In Crete

        WINTER 2019-2020 BREAK (December 2019)

        SPRING 2019-2020 BREAK (March 2020)

        SUMMER 2019-2020 BREAK (June 2020) More programs TBA!

        FALL 2020-2021 BREAK (September 2020) More programs TBA!






          Glaciers in Iceland


          Faculty interested in developing an ICA can find the proposal form at: http://drexel.edu/oip/program-development/developing-study-abroad-program/

          Photo Credits from Top to Bottom
          Bri Gallic, Graphic Design, Haiti: "Boys on Boat"
          Jessica Fritz, Environmental Studies, Greece: "Matala Cliff Jump"
          Michael Heggan, Mechanical Engineering, Iceland: "Volcano Base Camp"