IFSA-Butler Summer in Prague

Prague, Czech Republic
Language of Instruction

Czech, English

Language Prerequisite


Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Summer: May 1
Min. GPA for Consideration:
Typical Credit Load:
4 - 8

About Summer in Prague

DIY your summer abroad with IFSA-Butler in Prague! Choose from courses in business, technology, and film studies to join an engaged academic community of international peers in Summer Session I. Stay on for Session II and diversify your resume with IFSA-Butler's unique Professional Development Project research opportunity.

Summer in Prague Benefits

  • Spend your summer in the lively city of Prague, a compelling vantage point to study business and media, and to explore your professional future through the Professional Development Project
  • Explore your interests and discover new passions through our robust local network of academics, entrepreneurs, legal experts, Czech- and foreign-owned businesses, hacker spaces and NGOs 
  • Small class sizes offer the opportunity to engage directly with Prague College's experienced international lecturers and your fellow classmates

The IFSA-Butler Difference

Your success is our success! Whatever your goals, our approach is carefully designed to help you achieve them.
You will experience challenging, rewarding coursework in the highest quality classes, while receiving the academic support you need.
More than a tourist in a foreign country, you will engage in the community, build competencies, and develop yourself as a citizen of the world.
Our programs and practices reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives and are designed to support a variety of learners.
Round out your classroom experience with hands-on opportunities like internships, directed research, student teaching, community-based learning or volunteering, and cultural excursions.
You will have academic and personal mentors to assist with program choice, application, travel, cultural acclimation, language acquisition, class registration, academic issues, health and safety, and everything in between.

Academics at Summer in Prague

Summer Session I
Take a course in business, technology or film studies (4 U.S. semester credit hours each): Summer Session II
Students who stay on for the second session will spend the session completing research through a Professional Development Project (4 U.S. semester credit hours), a dynamic field-based learning experience that provides students with the opportunity to learn more about their professional areas of interest through structured application of theory to practice. Through a combination of visits and experiences, students will actively survey an industry.
Available areas of research include: Business, Computer Science, Criminology, Economics, Finance, History, Management, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology.
After you return to the U.S., IFSA-Butler will send a Butler University transcript to your home university and to your permanent address. The transcript reflects the courses taken, credits attempted, and grades earned during your term abroad. This service is included in your study abroad program at no additional cost
Subjects offered at Summer in Prague
Business Computer Science Criminal Justice/Criminology Cultural Studies Economics Finance Graphic Design History International Business Management Political Science Sociology

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
All students live in centrally located, fully furnished flats in Prague. Students have single bedrooms but will share a bathroom. Apartments are located in beautiful historic buildings and include a common dining area and kitchen with a microwave, refrigerator, oven and stovetop. There is no meal plan for this program; students purchase their meals or cook for themselves.

The IFSA-Butler Team

IFSA-Butler has a dedicated team and staff who are here to help every student prepare and be ready to achieve their goals at every step of the way.

Program Advisor

Finance Advisor

Resident Director

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Jana Zalska

Resident Director, Prague

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Academic Affairs Director

Dates and Fees


Summer 1

Program start date
June 12, 2018
Program end date
July 7, 2018
Personal Cost Estimates
Coming soon

Summer 1 & 2

Program start date
June 12, 2018
Program end date
July 24, 2018
Personal Cost Estimates
Coming soon